Hitachi Excavator (22.5T)

The Hitachi 22.5 tonne large excavator offers a short-tail swing radius, excellent visibility and efficient power, thereby increasing productivity.

  • Dozer blade
  • Air-conditioned cabin
  • Multi-function LCD monitor
  • Short-tail swing radius
  • TRAIS hydraulic system
  • Available with 3D GPS on request

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Hitachi 22.5 Tonne Excavator

Note: pricing includes GST and a 1% environmental levy
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Dimensions & Weight

Overall Length: 9,270 mm
Overall Width: 2,990 mm
Overall Height: 2,950 mm
Operating Weight: 26,300 kg
SWL: 2,440 kg


Dig Reach: 10,790 mm
Dig Depth: 6,120 mm
Dig Radius: 9,620 mm

Approximate Fuel Consumption


Transport Method

Low Loader




Hitachi 22.5 Tonne Excavator

Available from RAM Equipment, the Hitachi 22.5 Tonne Excavator (ZX225USLC-5), delivers in five areas; performance, productivity, comfort, durability, and reliability. With excellent visibility, a short-tail swing radius and efficient power, this excavator will help you get the job done.


Thanks to its short-tail swing radius, the Hitachi 22.5 Tonne Excavator is suitable for earth-moving and construction work in confined spaces, particularly in urban areas, or for road construction, forestry, and demolition. Enhanced power, torque, and speed, ensure optimum performance.

In addition, with its latest advanced hydraulic and electronic technologies, you can be assured of significant savings on fuel costs with a low-emission engine.


This excavator comes with powerful and innovative features, allowing it to operate efficiently and sustainably. It is fitted with a muffler filter to capture air pollutants.

As well as reducing emissions, the Hitachi 22.5 tonne excavator’s Auto Shut-down helps to prevent fuel wastage and lowers the level of noise in the cab.

Furthermore, the powerful new-generation Stage IIIB-compliant engine in the excavator delivers higher productivity, with greater fuel efficiency and state-of-the-art controls throughout all of the components.


Enjoy creature comforts like an adjustable air suspension seat, increased legroom and improved visibility, providing ultimate comfort from the cab. In addition, ergonomically-designed with an advanced multi-function LCD monitor provides power at your fingertips.


Designed to operate in the most challenging work conditions, the 22.5-tonne excavator features a strengthened boom foot, high-performance water separator, reinforced adjuster cylinder, and a pressurised and ROPS-compliant cab.


Hitachi’s medium-sized excavators guarantee to provide world-class performance, sophisticated design, improved stability, and legendary reliability. It’s specially designed hydraulic system and inter cooled turbocharger diesel engine, offers increased speed and higher fuel efficiency.

We pride ourselves on having late model, low-hour excavators, with full maintenance and service history. See our range of excavators. 

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