Komatsu Ltd. , the world’s second- largest maker of mining trucks and excavators, plans to seek more customers for bio-diesel fuel from a joint venture pilot project in Indonesia that’s due to start output this year.
North Carolina wants to spend $216 million, mostly in federal tax money, to rebuild a bridge to a ribbon-thin Outer Banks island even though the highway it leads to has been severed twice in three years by sea water and storms.
Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., the world’s biggest maker of giant excavators, expects its global sales of mining equipment to reach a record this year as customers press ahead with projects in resource-rich countries.
Komatsu Ltd., the world’s second- biggest maker of dump trucks, has no plans to bid for Joy Global Inc. after studying the U.S. company as there are few synergies to aid its foray into underground mining equipment.
Komatsu Ltd., the world’s second- biggest maker of excavators and dump trucks, reported a 28 percent decline in third-quarter profit and cut its full-year earnings forecast as sales in Southeast Asia and China slumped.