Hitachi Excavator (30T)

The Hitachi 30 tonne large excavator provides high quality efficiency that can work effectively, even in challenging conditions. It provides operators with a safe, user-friendly working space.

  • Air-conditioned cabin
  • Hydraulic boosting system
  • Lower fuel consumption and noise levels
  • LCD operator monitor
  • Environmentally friendly design
  • 3D GPS available on request

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Hitachi 30 Tonne Excavator

Note: pricing includes GST and a 1% environmental levy



Dimensions & Weight

Overall Length: 10,550 mm
Overall Width: 3,190 mm
Overall Height: 3,110 mm
Operating Weight: 28,900 kg
SWL: 3,270 kg


Dig Reach: 10,270 mm
Dig Depth: 7,220 mm
Dig Radius: 10,710 mm

Approximate Fuel Consumption


Transport Method

Low Loader




Available from RAM Equipment, the Hitachi 30 Tonne Excavator (ZX290LC-5), delivers in five areas; performance, productivity, comfort, durability, and reliability. The Hitachi 30 Tonne is one of the larger-sized medium excavators, providing immense force and power while retaining agility.


Ideal for earthmoving and construction work, the Hitachi 30 Tonne Excavator is a high-quality, efficient machine that works effectively in the most challenging conditions. With features like advanced hydraulic and electronic technologies, you can be assured of significant fuel cost savings.

In addition, the swing torque for the 30 Tonne Excavator has increased by 9%. The enhanced swing performance means that it is now easier to dig next to side walls and operate on slopes.


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 30 tonne excavator’s Auto Shut-down helps to prevent fuel wastage and lowers the level of noise in the cab.


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.


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, facilitates increased speed and higher fuel efficiency.

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