Epiroc, a leading global productivity partner for the mining and infrastructure industries, is adding the CB 4500, to its key CB Concrete Buster range.

The new model has been designed for carriers in the 40 to 55 tonne weight class.Due to their comparatively light weight CB Concrete Busters are effective choices for use with high reach or long front carriers. For applications with highly abrasive material and low level of visibility of the product in operation, stated the company based in Stockholm, Sweden.

They are also suitable where noise is an issue and they can be used in residential areas where hydraulic breakers are not permitted, it stated.Epiroc said as construction and demolition contractors worldwide have discovered, CB Concrete Busters with their wide jaw openings and high cracking forces, are ideal for demolishing thick foundation walls and they make light work of cracking girders and heavy concrete at extreme heights.