Clear The Air: Heavy Equipment Operator Health and Safety

2022-09-15T19:14:45+00:00September 15, 2022|

When it comes to heavy equipment, operator health and safety is a huge concern. In 2020 alone, there were 1,008 fatalities amongst construction workers.  Between the large machinery, dangerous heights, and exposed materials, jobsites that utilize heavy equipment can be very dangerous.  Even in agriculture, where there’s more space and potentially fewer machines, injury and even death are still common issues.  And while these [...]

Electric Equipment ROI: How much can you save?

2022-09-08T21:01:26+00:00September 8, 2022|

* * * Let's face it - managing your fleet is a delicate balancing act.  Whenever you're considering adding a new piece of equipment, or replacing an old one, owners need to make sure they're making the right decision for their bottom line.  Because HEVI's tech is at the forefront of industrial electrification, people sometimes get the impression that it must come with [...]

Maryland Welcomes HEVI’s First US Assembly Site!

2022-08-31T16:33:43+00:00August 31, 2022|

On Tuesday, August 23rd, Baltimore County, Maryland, welcomed HEVI at the grand opening of our first assembly site. Speaking in his opening remarks, HEVI CEO Raymond Wang highlighted the company's accomplishments.  "They said it couldn't be done.  Yet, here we are today with these wonderful, wonderful pieces of equipment that are going to revolutionize job sites and construction sites across the [...]

MACo Summer Conference 2022

2022-08-26T17:11:27+00:00August 26, 2022|

On August 17th, HEVI had the privilege of attending the Maryland Association of Counties Summer Conference - MACo Con! With our gear in tow, we headed to Ocean City, MD to set up our booth at the Roland Powell Convention Center alongside thousands of other amazing organizations! The HEVI Team had a great time meeting everyone that stopped by the booth.  [...]

The Electric Advantage: Electric Equipment Benefits Every Industry

2022-09-29T17:44:32+00:00August 18, 2022|

When you see electric heavy electric equipment at work, it can be easy to forget how truly different they can be when compared with diesel.  In fact, nearly everyone can benefit from electric heavy equipment, and in this post, we'll highlight the benefits it can bring to specific industries.  If you don't see your industry listed, check back - we're continually updating this [...]

Comparing Electric vs. Diesel:  Does Electric Heavy Equipment Have Enough Power?

2022-08-11T16:05:14+00:00August 11, 2022|

When Tesla was first launching its vehicles, it needed to speak to its potential customers in a language they could understand.  American consumers were used to thinking of their cars in terms of horsepower, but electric motors are rated in terms of torque and kWh.  It would be hard to sell cars based on torque and kWh when consumers already understood, “My engine gets [...]

The History of EVs

2022-09-22T17:03:11+00:00August 4, 2022|

1860-1930  |  1960-2000  |  Coming Soon: Up to 2022 and Beyond Electric Cars from 1860-1930 Thomas Edison standing with an electric vehicle. Imagine New York City in the year 1900.  In the midst of the industrial revolution, with inventors like Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, and Nicola Tesla, the United States was undergoing rapid change.  But [...]

HEVI’s Summer Bash 2022 Photo Gallery

2022-07-28T15:55:21+00:00July 28, 2022|

On Thursday, July 21st, HEVI held its first-ever event - the HEVI Summer Bash 2022! Held on the SFA campus in East Windsor, the Summer Bash saw some great attendance on one of the hottest days of this year.  Despite temperatures hitting 100 degrees, everyone who came through had a great time! Arriving at the event, guests were greeted by two [...]

A New Electric Wheel Loader: Introducing the GEL-5000

2022-07-20T18:46:25+00:00July 20, 2022|

What is the GEL-5000?  The GEL-5000 electric wheel loader is ready to work! The GEL line of electric wheel loaders now includes the GEL-5000, HEVI’s newest loader design.  Although engineered from the ground up with sustainability in mind, the GEL-5000 can still achieve a 5 ton lifting capacity.  With its expanded battery capacity, the GEL-5000 provides 8 hours of operation with as [...]

Carbon Emissions Impact Your Business and the Environment

2022-07-25T15:57:35+00:00July 8, 2022|

It’s no secret that internal combustion engines (ICE) and their related carbon emissions impact the environment. With the acknowledgment of climate change, the world has begun searching for alternatives to what has traditionally been the most efficient and most powerful option for every industry. Are you familiar with the damage that ICEs are doing to the environment every day? As governments look for [...]

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