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by Nick Drew  |  Thu 23 Jul 2020

Big Komatsu Rolls out in Estonia

Last week our friends over at Finnish publication Koneporssi Olli Paivio and Esa Suominen, attended the world premiere and installation of the first Komatsu D475A-8 dozer.

Big Komatsu Rolls out in Estonia

The first D475A-8 the latest and currently the largest Komatsu dozer in production worldwide was delivered to its new owners. The machine which tips the scales at just over 112-tonnes and is powered by a 1,040hp V-12 diesel engine was revealed at the Narva oil shale quarry in Estonia.

Photo Courtesy of Olli Paivio.

The machine was officially handed over to Enefit Kaevandused (Eesti Energia group) during a ceremony attended by senior Komatsu management and staff from the Komatsu dealership in Estonia AS Baltem and senior management and staff from Eesti Energia group.

Photo Courtesy of Olli Paivio. 

Check out the video from the ceremony and installation of the big dozer.

Big thanks to the guys at Koneporssi for the share of this material here on the Digger Man Blog. 

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