Courtesy Las Vegas Paving Corp. The 119-ton mining excavator stands more than 14 feet tall and costs about $1.8 million. Related Links: Cranespotting: More CONEXPO Setup Photos Quick Specs: Hitachi EX1200 Las Vegas Paving Corp.'s newest acquisition, a Hitachi EX1200 hydraulic excavator, has landed in Las Vegas and is being assembled in time for the triennial CONEXPO-CON/AGG equipment exposition March 4-8.The 119-ton excavator, which is powered by a 760-horsepower Cummins diesel engine, operates with a 9-cubic-yard bucket and stands more than 14 feet tall, according to its spec sheet."It's a big excavator," says Jay Prybil, fleet maintenance supervisor for Las
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