Doosan to unveil new machines at Intemat in France

Doosan Infracore Construction Equipment has announced a fleet of new products to be unveiled at the Intemat exhibition in Paris, France which will held from 16 to 21 April 2012.

Doosan will launch first new generation crawler excavators include the DX300LC-3 and DX340LC-3 heavy models and the DX180LC-3 mid-range model at Intermat.

At 159kW, the Doosan DL08K engine in the DX300LC-3 excavator delivers 2% more power at a lower speed of 1800rpm than the existing DX300LC Stage IIIA model. Compared to the DX340LC, the engine in the new DX340LC-3 delivers 210kW, a 7% increase in power at 1800rpm.

In the DX300LC-3, a new travel device has increased the maximum travel speed to 5.3kmph, lifting capacities have been increased by 6%, maximum travel speed is raised 13% to 5.4kmph and drawbar pull is up 16% to 32,200kg, as reported by The Construction Index.

The DX180LC-3 excavator is powered by the Doosan DL06 6-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine meeting Stage IIIB engine emission regulations through the use of EGR and diesel particulate filter (DPF) after-treatment technologies.

The company will also launch the new generation DL300-3, DL350-3, DL420-3, DL450-3 and DL550-3 large wheel loaders and the new DL200-3 mid-size wheel loader. The new DA30 and DA40 articulated dump trucks, which are being seen for the first time, will be showcased at the show.