Which company is bigger, Komatsu or Caterpillar?
In the construction and heavy equipment area- Caterpillar holds the #1 spot as the world's largest manufacturer of construction equipment, followed in a close second by Komatsu.
Which company manufactures the best excavator?
Caterpillar is ranked as the best in the #1 position. Volvo is #2, and Komatsu is in the #3 spot. But, for being in the top 3, they tend to have a lower price point, making them a desirable investment.
What is the average life expectancy of an excavator?
Average lifespan is approximately 10000 hours. After this point, most major components will have to be repaired or replaced.