On September 26, 2023, Tobias Nilsson, who owns and runs TN Grävtjänst in Sweden, switched to Huddig's latest model. The step was then taken from HUDDIG 1260D CITY to HUDDIG 1370 CITY, and the improvements are significant, according to him. He is incredibly impressed with the updated excavator unit.
Around 25,000 railroad ties will be replaced after the derailment of an iron ore train on the 'Malmbanan' railway in Northern Sweden on December 17, 2023. Around 65 people in different professional roles are working together to open the railway as soon as possible. On-site are several HUDDIG machines.
During the holidays of 2023, the town of Hanesville needed help following extreme storms, causing irreparable damage to the Beach Levee protecting Hansville, Kitsap County. Lockwood Construction then came to the rescue with its HUDDIG 1370 CITY.
"A HUDDIG gives you superior 360-degree visibility around the machine. Compared to other machines that only have good visibility forward and to the sides, it's much easier to notice things you need to pay attention to in the surroundings."
For Jan Wallberg, Chairman of the Board of Huddig AB, issues of corporate culture and sustainability work are high on the agenda in the boardroom, along with product development and exports. Now, he is awarded Guldklubban (the Golden Mallet) in Gävleborg, Sweden, for his work with Huddig.
"The plan is of course to be able to buy my own HUDDIG in the future. It's a dream I work towards every day."
Jesper Hubner is a machine operator driving a HUDDIG 1260D CITY for Beckmark Entreprenad in Norrköping, Sweden. He runs his own business and hires himself as a driver, with his sights set on HUDDIG.
Marcus Larsson has run his own company since 2020, with a 100% focus on crane trucks. On September 8, 2023, he expanded his fleet with a long-awaited HUDDIG in his new 2012 model 1260B.
The event is highly anticipated, and about 100-130 competitors have signed up for the competition, where the age range is from 12 years to up to the year you turn 18. Huddig has been a small part, among many others, in preparing the track. Take the opportunity to visit the event at the HMCK track this weekend and watch all the talented drivers!
Last weekend, Huddig contributed with a machine to a project at Hudiksvalls Rid- och ponnyklubb (HRPK). The machine was used to dig trenches and dig for the upcoming underground electrical to the paddocks to keep the water barrels warm during the winter and prevent the water from freezing. Several parents were also involved in the work, as well as representatives from the riding club.
After 17 years as a welder at Huddig, of which the last four years as quality manager for the welding department, Fredrik Enberg now enters a new role as Spare Parts Seller.