(902) 864-7871
295 Cobequid Road
(902) 826-7000
14 Sonny's Road
(902) 462-9090
1063 Cole Harbour Road
(902) 883-7272
70 Park Road

U55-5 New Model

The U Series excavators offer performance, durability, convenience, and comfort to help you tackle tougher jobs in even tighter spaces.

Excavators U55-5
  • Two-pattern selection system lets operator choose ISO or SAE operating pattern
  • Optional cabs offer spacious operator area with air conditioning, interior light, and windshield wiper/washer for comfortable and efficient all-weather operation
  • Digital display enhances productivity and makes operation easier
  • NEW 7” LCD Color Display › LED Lights (Standard)
  • Keyless Start (Optional)
  • Rearview Camera (Optional)
  • Hydraulic variable-width track frame retracts to fit through gates expands for stable operation (U17)
  • Zero and tight tail swing offer excellent balance, stability, and faster operations in confined areas
  • Kubota diesel engine improves fuel efficiency, increases output and torque rise, and decreases noise and vibration
  • Unique hydraulic system and large-capacity variable displacement pumps deliver the best performance- matched boom, arm, and bucket movements in the industry
  • The new U27-4 has a best-in-class dig depth of 9' 5" and provides one of the largest operator stations in the industry with a tight tail swing design
Product Specifications: 

Zero and Tight Tail Swing Excavators



Engine Type (Kubota)

4-cylinder, Tier 4 Final

Horsepower (gross)2


Displacement (cu. in.)


Overall Length (transport)

18' 0"

Overall Height

8' 4"

Overall Width

6' 5"

Operating Weight (lbs.)3


Rear Swing Clearance


Maximum Digging Depth

11' 11"

Maximum Dumping Height

13' 1"

Pump Capacity (gpm)


Auxiliary Hydraulic Line Flow Rate (gpm)

19.8 / 9.8

Bucket Breakout Force (lbf.)


Maximum Traveling Speed (mph)

1.8 / 3.1

Ground Contact Pressure (psi)4