Japanese manufacturer Hitachi Sumitomo Heavy Industries Construction Crane Co. (HSC) launched the SCX700E, a 77-ton capacity crawler crane aimed at the international market in January 2013. The crane is a scaled up version of their 60-ton crawler, SCX550E which was released in July 2012.
According to the company, the SCX700E has a superb, powerful lifting performance with time-tested components and simple hydraulic and electrical systems with low maintenance requirements.
Some of the features of the new crane are:
Other specifications include a basic boom length of 39 ft., maximum boom length of 177 ft., Isuzu-made, Tier 2 diesel engine outputting 190 hp that enables a maximum lifting capacity of 77 tons at 12 ft.