Press Room

Welcome to the Ditch Witch Press Room, where you will find press releases about and photos of all current Ditch Witch products, beginning with the most recently introduced product. More Ditch Witch equipment images, videos and information can be found by clicking on the social media links below. To download product photos on Flickr, click on the photo you are interested in; click on the larger photo; click on the ellipsis; click on the photo size you want; save to your desktop.

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A collection of stories and articles about experiences on all types of underground construction jobsites. Search stories relevant to the landscaping, fiber-to-the-home, damage prevention, and utility industries.


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Ditch Witch Showcases New Equipment at 2016 Orange Iron Experience Customer Event

PERRY, Okla., April 5, 2016 – Ditch Witch®, a Charles Machine Works Company, welcomed more than 300 customers and dealers from across the world to its headquarters in Perry, Oklahoma on March 29 and 30. 

The Orange Iron Experience allowed customers to tour the expansive 30-acre site, demo the newest equipment and meet the people who design, engineer and build the equipment they rely on every day.

Ditch Witch Enters Air Excavation Market with New FXT Air Series

PERRY, Okla., March 22, 2015 – Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine Works Company, introduces a new line of air excavators: the FXT30 Air FXT50 Air, and FXT65 Air. The versatile and high-powered FXT Air system has air and water excavation capabilities, making it ideal for locating utilities or gas leaks in below-grade worksites.

2015 Service Awards

PERRY, Okla., Mar. 1, 2016 – Recognized for demonstrating the highest level of product support and service in 2015, Ditch Witch®, a Charles Machine Works Company, announced recipients of the Harold Chessnut Award, Service Excellence Award and Top 10 Dealerships for Product Service and Support.


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