HCM's main product line is hydraulic excavators, with the Company manufacturing many models, from medium-sized and mini excavators all the way up to 780-ton ultra-large excavators. HCM is a leader in the area of construction machinery, and has manufacturing facilities in Europe, the U.S. and Asia.
HCM also markets wheel loaders, off-road dump trucks and other products made by HCM Group companies or in partnership with major manufacturers.
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HCM was established in 1970, when Hitachi, Ltd. spun off its construction machinery division. When it was still part of Hitachi, HCM was involved in the production of Japan's first mechanical excavator, more than 50 years ago.
At the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders held in June, 2003, following approval of changes to the Company's Articles of Incorporation, the Company adopted a Committee System.
HCM manufactures construction equipment using the fully-integrated production systems of its Tsuchiura Operations Group facilities near the city of Tsukuba, Ibaraki Prefecture in Japan.
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