All articles about Loading shovels

Keep up to date with our coverage of loading shovels large and small for bale handling, loading muck, filling silage clamps, loading sugar beet trucks and cleaner-loaders with machines from Case, Caterpillar, Claas, JCB, Kramer, Manitou, New Holland, Schaffer, Tobroco, Volvo and Weidemann.



Kubota grows its small loading shovel range

Kubota has refreshed its two smallest articulated wheeled loaders – R070 and R090 – by giving them a thorough redesign, a fully enclosed cab and new control layout. Details are…


Agritechnica 2019: Kramer shovel gets telescopic option

A telescopic option has been added to Kramer’s quirky four-wheel-steer rigid shovel models. The KL55.8T joins the existing KL60.8 and the KL70.8 versions and improves maximum lift height to 5.4m…


Agritechnica 2019: Doosan DL280-5 to battle JCB shovels

Doosan is the latest manufacturer to attempt to wrest some shovel sales from JCB's clutches, with a new model adapted from the industrial market. It joins an increasingly competitive sector,…

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Test and reviews


On test: Kramer’s KL60.8 loader

Kramer's KL60.8 offers the unusual combination of four-wheel steer and central cab layout, giving operators great views from a lofty perch and the manoeuvrability of equivalent telehandlers. That might make…


On test: JCB TM420 takes pivot-steer power up a notch

JCB’s pivot-steer line-up has a new face – the TM420. The company’s TM320S has reigned supreme in the articulated telescopic market over the past few years and has been joined…

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