Kobelco Produces 25,000th Excavator

June 20, 2012

Kobelco marked production of its 25,000th American-made excavator at the company’s manufacturing facility in Calhoun, Ga. with a ceremony  recognizing staff and management who helped achieve the milestone, including the more than 200 plant employees.

Located an hour north of Atlanta, the 280,000-square-foot plant in Calhoun produces Kobelco excavators in six model classes ranging from 16 to 48 metric tons. The plant is on track to produce more than 1,100 Kobelco excavators in 2012.