Hitachi Excavator (22.5 Tonne)

Available from RAM Equipment, the Hitachi 22.5 Tonne Medium-sized Excavator Is ideal for earth-moving and construction work such as urban areas, roads, forestry and demolition.

  • Expanded Leg Room
  • Reinforced Undercarriage
  • Durable Parts
  • Lower Fuel Costs
  • Rear-view Camera
  • Short-tail Swing Radius
  • TRIAS Hydraulic System
  • Hydraulic Quick Hitch
  • Multi-function LCD Monitor

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Hitachi 22.5 Tonne Excavator


Note: pricing includes GST and a 1% environmental levy




Sizes Available

Hitachi ZX225-USLC

Key Features

Tier 4 Emissions Regulations: 2008 US EPA Compliant
ROPs/FOPs: ROPs Cabin
Tracks: Steel and Rubber Pads
Dozer Blade: Yes

Dimensions & Weight

Overall Length: 9960mm
Minimum Overall Width: 2990mm
Minimum Overall Height: 2950mm
Operating Weight: 26200kg
Fuel Tank Capacity: 270L


Dig Reach: 11230mm
Dig Depth: 6620mm
Digging Radius: 1110mm


Emissions Standard: Stage IIIB
Average Fuel Burn: 11-16 l/hr



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 intercooled 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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