Tag: Kobelco

Kobelco’s Construction Equipment Revenues Are Up

Kobelco’s sales of construction equipment for the first half of the fiscal year were up +9.1% to $2.0 billion. Ordinary income from its sales of excavators and cranes was up +63% to $186 million, for Read More

November 3rd, 2014 | Tags: , , ,

Kobelco Announces a Profitable Year

Revenues at Kobelco Cranes grew 24% to $554 million in the fiscal year ending 31 March 2014. The segment achieved an operating profit of US $31 million, compared to the previous year’s loss of $22 Read More

April 28th, 2014 | Tags: , , ,

Kobelco Crane Production Starts In India

  Japanese manufacturer Kobelco Cranes has officially started producing crawler cranes at its new plant in Andhra Pradesh, India.  The 6,900 square metre facility is built on a 40,000 square metre plot in Sri City, Read More


Job Profile-Seminole Casino, Coconut Creek FL

HJ Foundation bare rented the Sims Crane Kobelco CK2500 crawler crane as they perform augured piling work at the site of the Seminole Casino expansion in Coconut Creek, FL. The Seminole Tribe is building a Read More


Kobelco Cranes New North American General Manager

Greg Ballweg Kobelco Cranes North America, Houston, Texas has promoted Greg Ballweg to general manager. He will be primarily responsible for the day to day operations concerning North America. He joined the company in 2004 as Eastern regional sales Read More

May 11th, 2011 | Tags: , ,

Leading the Way

This week, alumni of the Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Sarasota program donned blue surgical booties before making their way to the Courtyard Tower construction site for a campus improvement update from Sarasota Memorial Read More


Fendrick Named President of Kobelco North America

March 30, 2011 — At ConExpo last week, Kobelco Cranes North America, Houston, Texas, announced that Jack Fendrick has been named president and Chief Operating Officer.  Mike Maruo has returned to the position of CEO Read More


Kobelco Cranes Unveil New G Series

March 23, 2011 – Las Vegas, NV – Kobelco Cranes has unveiled their long awaited G Series featuring two models from the series at this year’s ConExpo-ConAg show, the CK1100G and CK2750G.  The G Series has been Read More


2008 Kobelco SL6000 Available – Return from Eagan, MN

Tampa, FL – Sims Crane & Equipment Co.  (“Sims Crane”) is announcing the availability of a 2008 Kobelco model SL6000, a 600 ton maximum capacity crawler, equipped with 276’ main boom, 236’ luffing jib and Read More