How Bulldozers Work and Their Advantages as Earth Moving Equipment

Posted on: 15 March 2016

Earth-moving equipment is large, heavy equipment that is used in construction sites to relocate and move rocks and dirt. They are also used to level the ground in construction sites and can also be used in excavation. There are many types of earth moving equipment from which one can choose from. Here is what you need to know about bulldozers and their advantages:   How Bulldozers Work A bulldozer is a specialised tractor that has two additional parts: a blade and a ripper. [Read More]

Tips for Choosing and Installing Fill Dirt for Underneath Pavement

Posted on: 15 March 2016

Fill dirt is incredibly useful for changing the pitch or elevation of your property, but if you are putting fill dirt under a footpath, a driveway or any other type of concrete slab, you need to choose your fill dirt carefully. Here's what to keep in mind as you select your fill dirt and prepare to pour your concrete: 1. Avoid fill dirt with lots of clay. If possible, avoid fill dirt that has lots of clay in it. [Read More]

Choosing filtration for your hydraulic system

Posted on: 8 March 2016

Filtration is one of the most important aspects of a hydraulic system, as the filters keep contaminants, debris and dirt out of the system in order to make the system and the machine live longer and deliver peak performance at all times. However, depending on your specific conditions and demands, the location of the filter in your hydraulic system can decide how well the system is working. It's also possible that another location would work even better. [Read More]

Things To Know Before You Hire An Excavator

Posted on: 12 October 2015

If you are a newcomer to the construction business, and you've decided that buying an excavator for projects is too expensive, you can hire an excavator for your work site. So to help you navigate the process of renting this heavy piece of equipment, here are the essential things you need to know. You Will Need Your Own Insurance -- Excavators are massive pieces of equipment that have the capability of causing damage if one of your workers loses control of the machine. [Read More]