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  • Cummins B 4.5 L Stage 5 Engine
  • Large cab with excellent visibility
  • Heavy-duty construction, built to last
  • Extensive breakout force, engine power and digging performance
  • Easily works in tight spaces, narrow streets or busy roads
  • Highly customizable to your needs
  • Shortest rear end in its class, from only 5’4.57” ft in


Hydrema's MXG series, including the new MXG16 wheeled excavator, epitomizes excellent compactness and high performance in construction equipment. This range of wheeled excavators is designed to manoeuvre efficiently and perform optimally in both tight urban environments and on busy roads. In the MXG series you will find; MX14G, MX16G, MX17G, MX18G and MX20G. So you'll find a comprehensive range of excavators in varying sizes and strengths. The MXG series is an example of Hydrema's focus on quality and customizability, guaranteeing that each wheeled excavator can be tailored to meet the customer's specific requirements and needs.


The Hydrema MXG16 is a star in the MXG series of excavators, renowned for its compact size combined with impressive performance. This model is perfectly suited for jobs in urban environments and busy streets where space is at a limited. The MXG16 stands out with its robust efficiency and extensive digging capacity, all in a compact design. With the Hydrema MXG16, you'll achieve an unrivalled improvement in productivity on your jobsites.

An Excavator That's a True Powerhouse

At the heart of the Hydrema MXG16 is its impressive Cummins B 4.5 L Stage 5 engine. A true powerhouse, this engine is equipped with a 16-valve Common-Rail Turbodiesel system and advanced technology that takes its performance to new heights. This engine is capable of 175 horsepower and has a maximum torque of 780 Nm. This power package ensures that the MXG16 handles even the most challenging tasks with ease, and its efficiency is unquestionable even in the most demanding environments. The engine design includes a large fuel tank and AdBlue system, which together ensure economical operation and compliance with the latest environmental standards.

The MXG16 also shines with its advanced hydrostatic transmission, which ensures all-wheel drive at all times. Developed with both a smooth ride and responsive handling in mind, this transmission incorporates an electronically controlled drive motor and a two-speed soft-shift Power shift system. This allows a choice between manual and automatic gear changes, giving the operator full control to adjust the driving characteristics to the demands of the terrain. With adaptable gear speeds to suit both on-road and off-road driving, the MXG16 achieves a perfect combination of power and fine-tuning.


The Hydrema MXG16 introduces a revolution in excavators with its innovatively designed two-piece boom, a standard feature on all models. A fusion of robustness and accuracy, this boom is made from high-strength steel and is available in 6’7’’, 8’2’’and 9’10’’ variants to meet your unique requirements. The MXG16 especially shines when it comes to ease of use and versatility, thanks to its hydraulic quick-change system and the option to add a tilt rotator as an optional accessory. These features make it effortless to switch between different attachments, which significantly increases efficiency. Whatever the nature of the job, the MXG16 guarantees you the versatility and power needed to complete the job with maximum efficiency.


The Hydrema MXG16 defines flexibility with its six customizable undercarriage configurations, designed to meet the challenges of any terrain. This wheeled excavator guarantees improved stability and performance in a wide range of work situations:

  • Rear dozer blade (A1)
  • Front dozer blade (A1V)
  • Front/rear dozer blade (2xA1)
  • Front dozer bl./rear stabilizers (A3)
  • Front stabilizers/rear dozer bl. (A3V)
  • Front/rear stabilizers (A4)

These customized undercarriage choices give the MXG16 the ability to adapt precisely to your work needs, transforming the way you experience daily tasks. Whichever configuration you choose, the MXG16 will improve your efficiency and comfort in the workplace.

undercarriage for MX16G


This wheeled excavator is equipped with state-of-the-art ZF axles that amplify the machine's performance in demanding conditions. These axles, equipped with a 45% limited-slip differential lock, ensure a smooth distribution of power and significantly improve traction when it's needed most. Thanks to the planetary reduction in the wheel hubs, the MXG16 achieves superior torque and precision control, making delicate tasks seamless. Furthermore, each axle is equipped with integrated brakes, resulting in excellent digging brake capacity. The front axle of the MXG16 is specially designed with a centre bolt and pendulum lock, allowing a pendulum angle of +/- 8º. This provides increased stability and agility, especially on uneven surfaces.


With its advanced hydraulic steering system, the MXG16 is designed to ensure precise handling even in the most challenging situations. This system allows for an extra refinement with the addition of joystick steering. The joystick, which supports speeds up to 12 mph, gives the driver increased control and a more nuanced driving experience. This innovative addition transforms the control of the MXG16, making even the most advanced man oeuvres intuitive and effortless. The joystick control allows the operator to navigate the power and accuracy of the machine with ease, making even complex tasks a manageable process.


The Hydrema MXG16's hydraulic system, with its dual-circuit Load Sensing technology and a separate high-pressure bending system, ensures precise and economical operation. The system, equipped with electronic power regulation and intelligent Mode Control, allows fine-tuning of work and fuel efficiency via ECO Mode. With up to three adjustable hydraulic circuits, the MXG16 offers simple in-cab customization for different attachments, optimizing task switching and maximizing productivity.

Oil quantity:

Pump 1: - Working hydraulics - 84 gpm
Pump 2: - Slew hydraulics - 23 gpm

System pressure:

Working hydraulics: - 5,076 PSI
Slew hydraulics: - 5,729 PSI
Hydraulic circuit 1, ZV1: - 8-53 gpm
Hydraulic circuit 2, ZV2: - 4-26 gpm
Hydraulic circuit 3, ZV3: - 13-53 gpm


The MXG16 features an impressive Cummins B 4.5 L Stage 5 engine, a perfect fusion of environmental awareness and powerful specifications. This engine is equipped with a comprehensive emission control system, consisting of DOC, DPF and SCR with AdBlue, which effectively reduces emissions to meet the strictest environmental requirements. Equipped with a 16-valve Common-Rail Turbo Diesel system and an intercooler, the engine produces up to 175 hp and a maximum torque of 780 Nm. The Hydrema MXG16 is designed with efficiency and sustainability in mind, with a large 280-litre fuel tank and a 31.5-litre AdBlue tank, minimizing refuelling needs and maximizing uptime.


This excavator excels with its hydrostatic transmission and constant four-wheel drive, which ensures consistent and smooth power transfer in all conditions. Its electronically controlled drive motor allows for precise speed adjustment, while the innovative two-speed soft-shift Power shift transmission allows for switching between manual and automatic gear selection. This model maintains its performance and efficiency even when loaded with additional equipment such as outriggers or heavy attachments, cementing its position as a highly versatile wheeled excavator.

Road gear (mph): 23
Off-road gear (mph): 0-6
Creep gear (mph): 1.2
Max. traction (lpf): 24,945

Speeds are given for a standard machine with dozer blade and standard tire fitment. With additional weight such as supports, rotor tilt and heavy attachments or other equipment, the maximum speed may be lower.


Equipped with a powerful 24V electrical system, including a 70 Amp alternator and two robust 12V, 100Ah batteries, the MXG16 ensures a constant and reliable energy supply. Its electrical system is enhanced with extra protected wiring and uses only waterproof connectors, extending its lifespan and guaranteeing flawless operation. Easy access to fuses and relays at the cabin makes quick inspections and maintenance convenient. The MXG16 also includes an electrical emergency operation function for increased safety, which kicks in, in the event of a failure in primary systems, as well as an automatic circuit breaker that protects the machine and simplifies the maintenance process.


Safety and ease of use are at the centre of the MXG16's design, thanks to its automatic circuit breaker. This innovative system ensures that all electrical systems are automatically switched off to save energy and extend battery life when work is completed and you leave the machine. Upon your return, the door sensors reactivate the system, making it easy to resume work without a manual restart. The control panel includes a built-in timer that controls this shutdown process for added convenience. In addition, there is an emergency switch located within easy reach in the cab, providing an extra safety measure and peace of mind while working.


The MXG16 is designed with a focus on an intuitive and ergonomic user experience. With advanced joysticks that include four proportional servo functions, a proportional roller and four buttons, you get detailed control over the machine's various functions. The optional hydraulics are conveniently handled via the joystick rollers, while the foot pedals allow easy operation of the two-piece boom, supports and dozer blade, supporting efficient multitasking. The dashboard's electronic adjustment of pressure and flow for the option hydraulics allows you to fine-tune the machine's response to match your working style precisely.


The MXG16 is equipped with a state-of-the-art, high-pressure hydrostatic slewing system that promotes smooth and accurate rotary movements. This system incorporates a cutting-edge energy regeneration feature that recycles energy from the brakes to the diesel engine, improving energy efficiency with every rotation. The 'soft start' function and angle sensors ensure a smooth start and precise control when slewing, and the mechanical slew brake, built into the planetary gear, contributes to extra safety and stability. The Hydrema MXG16 impresses with a rotation speed of 10.8 rpm and a swing torque of 50 kNm, making it ideal for precise movements on demanding construction sites.


Hydrema's MXG16 is equipped with an efficient dual-circuit braking system, which includes maintenance-free oil immersed brakes on each wheel, ensuring durability and reducing the need for maintenance. The built-in parking brake in the transmission is a crucial safety feature that keeps the machine secure when not in use. As a standard feature, the MXG16 also comes with an automatic excavation brake, which improves safety while working by automatically stabilizing the machine the moment digging activity begins. This advanced braking solution is further proof of Hydrema's commitment to delivering safe and reliable machines.


The MXG16's cab is an example of exceptional space and functionality, designed with ROPS certified safety and comfort in mind. This cab features a sliding window in the door and a two-part windscreen window, offering versatile options for ventilation and easy access. A transparent roof window increases light penetration and improves visibility. Driver comfort is ensured with an adjustable steering column and fully adjustable armrest for ergonomic comfort. The cab includes an advanced air conditioning system with seven air outlets for perfect temperature control and an air-suspension seat that offers superior comfort. Technology enthusiasts will appreciate the cab's large 10-inch touchscreen and the inbuilt display controller in the armrest. Safety is enhanced with large, electronically adjustable door mirrors and a rear-view camera for a complete overview. The cab interior is completed with practical storage space under and behind the seat, making this cab an ideal workstation.


The MXG16 is designed with a focus on minimizing noise to improve the working environment. Inside the cab, the sound level is kept at an impressively low level of only 68 dB(A), creating a calm atmosphere that promotes concentration and reduces stress for the operator. Externally, the MXG16 contributes to a lower noise impact in the workplace with a sound level of 102 dB(A), emphasizing Hydrema's commitment to limiting noise pollution, even during intensive use.


  ft in
Width across:
Blade 8’4’’
Support, lowered 12’8’’
Tire 10.00-20 8’4’’
Tire 600/40-R22.5 8’3’’
Tire 650/45-R22.5 8’5’’
Tire 710/40-R22,5 8’11’’
Track width with standard tires 6’4’’
Wheelbase 8’6’’
Distance, pivot center to rear axle 3’11’’
Distance, pivot center to front axle 4’7’’
Clearance height, cab 10’3’’
Transport height 13’1’’
Length, road transport 21’4’’
Overhang, front (with 8’2’’ stick) 10’11’’
Rear distance, pivot center - counterweight 5’5’’
Swing radius, rear 5’11’’
Ground clearance, stabilizer 1’2’
Ground clearance, wheels, lower stabilizer 0’2’’
Ground clearance, blade 1’8’’
Ground clearance, wheels, lower blade 0’3’’
Overhang, blade 3’10’’
Overhang, stabilizer 3’8’’
Ground clearance, axles 1’2’’
Swing radius, front  
with 6’7’’ dipper 5’5’’
with 8’2’’ dipper 6’6’’
with 9’10’’ dipper 7’7’’
Total length during transport, 8’2’’ dipper 28’7’’
Height of two-piece boom during shipping, 8’2’’ dipper 9’7’’
Center shift, two-piece boom 0’5’’
Outside turn radius 21’12’
Inside turn radius 11’10’’

Dimensions with standard tires 10.00-20.



Chassis lb
A1 - Blade 38,140
A3 - Blade + stabilizer 41,006
2 x A1 - Front and rear blade 40,785
A4 - Front and rear stabilizer 41,226

Weight stated with 441 lb quick hitch and 882 lb bucket.



Length of dipper ft in 6’7’’ 8’2’’ 9’10’’
Strike height ft in 33’9’’ 35’4’’ 36’12’’
Lifting height ft in 31’3’’ 31’11’’ 33’6’’
Digging depth ft in 16’1’’ 17’9’’ 19’5’’
Range ft in 28’11’’ 30’7’’ 32’3’’
Vertical digging depth ft in 12’2’’ 13’9’’ 15’3’’
Horizontal digging depth ft in 20’3’’ 20’10’’ 19’8’’
Lifting height ft in 22’0’’ 23’8’’ 25’4’’
Working depth ft in 17’9’’ 19’5’’ 21’0’’
Range  ft in 26’10’’ 28’6’’ 30’2’’
Bucket rotation angle º 175 175 175
Breakout force, directly mounted bucket  
Breakout force, bucket (ISO) lbf 23821    
Digging force (ISO) lbf 20900 18428 16181
Max. recommended bucket size  
Standard bucket yd3 1.18    
Max. recommended bucket size with rotor tilt
Standard bucket yd3 0.92    

The working area is specified with Hydrema standard bucket and 1800 mm grab height.



  • Characterized by its minimal counterweight, enabling an exceptionally small swing radius
  • Equipment options include dipper with lengths of 6’7’’ and 8’2’’ ft in
  • Equipped with the smallest outer boom in the series
  • Characterized as the most compact variant in the MXG series


  • Known as the ""mid" model in the range
  • Has a more powerful driving engine compared to the MX14G
  • Dipper available in three sizes: 6’7’’, 8’2’’and 9’10’’ ft in
  • Combines a limited swing radius with improved excavating capacity


  • Combines the best features of the MX16G and MX18G.
  • Matching boom length to the MX16G.
  • Equipped with the MX18G counterweight
  • Provides the greatest lifting power in the series


  • Features the longest outer boom in the series for optimal reach
  • Features the highest capacity for breakout and digging
  • More robust than the other models but offers extra power
  • Is the largest machine available in the MXG series


  • Matches the MX18G's specifications but with additional equipment
  • Standard fitted with a dozer blade and supports
  • Weighs the most in the series due to its extra equipment
  • An upgraded version of the MX18G with dozer blade and supports

MX16G: Cutting-Edge Innovation and Efficiency in Modern Machinery

Discover the Hydrema MX16G, a wheeled excavator that represents the pinnacle of modern construction technology. With its compact structure, this machine is perfectly adapted to manoeuvre in tight spaces - from crowded urban environments to confined work areas. Equipped with a powerful Cummins engine, refined hydraulic system and an intuitive operator interface, the MX16G combines excellent performance with environmentally friendly operating principles.

The MX16G's state-of-the-art transmission promotes smooth power transfer and maximises power utilisation, while the advanced drive hydraulic system ensures accuracy in every movement. Cab comfort is in a class of its own with soundproofing, ergonomic design and high-tech features that ensure the operator is in control and comfortable throughout the workday. The machine's customisable undercarriage settings and robust electrical system make the MX16G more than just a wheeled excavator - it's an essential and reliable partner on the jobsite, bringing efficiency and accuracy to every project.

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Leading the Way with Performance and Usability: Hydrema MX16G

The MX16G from Hydrema isn't just a machine, it's the ultimate player in earthmoving. With its impressive engine delivering up to 175 hp and a hydraulic flow of 407 l/min, it exceeds expectations in your projects, giving you power and performance that makes a difference.

But the MX16G isn't just about power; it's also about precision and efficiency. The machine's refined swing control and the use of energy regeneration from the swing brakes ensure you can complete your tasks smoothly and with accuracy. This means you can work faster and more efficiently.

Comfort is essential when working long days on a machine like the MX16G. The cabin is designed for maximum comfort and functionality. The large 10" display and customizable controls make operation easy and intuitive, so you can maintain productivity throughout the workday.

Safety is a top priority and the MX16G doesn't disappoint. The advanced camera system and 360-degree surveillance give you exceptional security and complete visibility of your workspace. You can work with confidence knowing you're in control.

Finally, it's all about usability. The MX16G offers customizable features to meet your individual needs. You can configure the machine to fit exactly what you need for your projects.

Overall, the MX16G from Hydrema represents the ideal combination of power, precision and reliability. It's your indispensable partner in earthmoving projects, giving you the tools you need to succeed.

Hydrema Telematics

Transforming Data Management for the Future

In an era where advanced technology and data collection is key to improving efficiency, Hydrema launches the MX16G, equipped with the innovative Hydrema Telematics technology. Through this technology, the MX16G is transformed into more than a wheeled excavator - it becomes a central figure in maximising productivity and minimising downtime.

Hydrema Telematics is a sophisticated system that collects and analyses data on machine performance and condition. With an integrated GSM/GPS unit, the MX16G continuously transmits data to a central server, providing in-depth insight into machine operation.

This systematic monitoring of machine performance and maintenance needs enables more efficient planning and prevents unexpected breakdowns. You can optimise fuel consumption and plan maintenance strategically to reduce costs. Furthermore, data from Hydrema Telematics gives you valuable information to make informed decisions about your fleet and projects.

With Hydrema Telematics, you get access to a multitude of information and features, including

  • Machine monitoring: Track essential data such as machine type, serial number, model number and geographical location. Keep up with machine operating hours, battery status and more.
  • Fault diagnostics: Get instant notifications of errors and defects on the MX16G, enabling quick response and breakdown minimisation.
  • Fuel management: Detailed insights into fuel consumption help improve fuel efficiency and cut costs.
  • Maintenance management: Manage service appointments and get maintenance reminders to keep your MX16G in optimal condition.

Hydrema Telematics transforms the MX16G from just a machine to an intelligent, data-driven partner that supports you in achieving outstanding results. With MX16G and Hydrema Telematics, prepare to experience a new era of efficiency and reliability.

MX16G: Pioneering a New Era in Technologically Advanced Earthmoving




This revolutionary machine stands out with its extraordinary hydraulic system that delivers a maximum flow of 107.5 gallons per minute. This impressive hydraulic performance ensures smooth and precise operation of hydraulically powered attachments. Whatever the task at hand, from using excavators to shovels to grapples, the MX16G's hydraulic system is ready to meet and exceed your expectations.




The MX16G emphasizes its commitment to safety with built-in advanced safety measures, which include options for additional external cameras and a comprehensive 360-degree vision system. These features enhance operator visibility and safety, which is essential in tight and hectic work environments.




Hydremas MX16G offers a premium workstation that focuses on comfort and functionality. The cab is spacious and quiet, giving the operator a pleasant working experience even during long working days.

Advanced Technology Coupled with Raw Power


The MX16G sets a new standard for precision and control in the earthmoving sector. With a dedicated hydrostatic circuit for the slewing function and regeneration of slewing brake energy, this machine is able to perform smooth and precise slewing movements, no matter the working conditions.


The MX16G is designed to fit your exact needs thanks to its modular design. Choose the right undercarriage and tire type for your job and add options like an Engcon tilt rotator for extra versatility. Customize the MXG16 to your unique requirements and optimize your work results.


Service and maintenance is a breeze with the MX16G. Easy access to service points makes it quick to perform necessary tasks. The machine can also be equipped with a central lubrication system that automatically supplies the necessary lubricants. To make things even more convenient and efficient, you can use Hydrema Telematics to control and monitor your machine, giving you full control over maintenance.


The Hydrema MX16G is equipped with a dynamic Cummins engine that delivers up to 175 horsepower and a maximum torque of 780 Nm, making it ideal for mastering even the most challenging jobs. Its powerful engine not only provides excellent traction, but is also designed with fuel economy in mind, helping to reduce overall operating costs.

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