DIMO introduces new Komatsu PC130-8 to Sri Lanka

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Diesel and Motor Engineering PLC (DIMO) recently introduced the first Komatsu PC130-8 excavator to the local market.

The first excavator was delivered to Rodrigo Electricals – Wattala Director Randeer Rodrigo by DIMO General Manager – Construction and Mining Machinery Chaminda Ranawana at the DIMO construction machinery service complex at Siyambalape.

Speaking at the handing over Ranawana mentioned, “DIMO is excited to introduce the latest excavator from Komatsu to Sri Lanka. The Komatsu Dash 8 crawler excavators have set a new worldwide standard for construction equipment. Operator safety and comfort is a focal point in their design, and their outstanding performance and specifications will contribute directly to the success of our customer’s business.”

Powerful and precise, the Komatsu PC130-8 is equipped to efficiently carry out any task. On big sites or small, for digging, trenching, landscaping or site preparation, the Komatsu original equipment hydraulic system always ensures maximum productivity and control. With standard auxiliary hydraulic systems and quick-coupler power lines, these machines are ready to take on any job, whenever and wherever it is needed.

 “As a leading construction machinery hiring company and a civil engineering contractor, Rodrigo Electricals is proud to take delivery of the first PC130-8 from DIMO. The relationship between DIMO and Rodrigo Electricals extends more than 15 years. We have been using many world class DIMO products such as BOMAG rollers, Komatsu excavators and even Mercedes-Benz passenger cars. We have a longstanding trust on the Product Support service facilities offered by DIMO and the credibility of their promise,” Rodrigo said.


Applications of the Komatsu PC130-8 include quarry operations, large and medium scale civil engineering projects. The advantage of the dash 8 includes low emission engine, low operation noise, larger maximum drawbar pull, capability of selecting mode, economy mode improves fuel consumption, eco-gauge for energy-saving operations, extended idling caution for fuel, conservation, large comfortable cab and easy maintenance.

Komatsu’s 80 years of experience and commitment to quality and durability will ensure your Dash 8 crawler excavator will quickly become your number one business partner. Komatsu’s full line-up of advance construction and mining equipment are designed with high productivity, safety, and environmental consideration in mind. These machines reflect the Komatsu commitment to constructing to the creation of a better world. DIMO is fully geared to provide an excellent pre-post, and after the sale service to their valued customers. World class after sales facilities and highly competent foreign trained technical experts, ensure that DIMO provides the best after care service in the country.