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Hiring the Best Heavy Construction Equipment: Everything to Consider


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Hiring the Best Heavy Construction Equipment: Everything to Consider

If you are hiring heavy construction equipment for your business, there are so many things you need to consider, from driver training to safety features, from cost to supplemental insurance, and, of course, there are many other factors to consider. Hi, my name is Dave, and I used to work in the oil fields. During that time, I ran almost every type of heavy machinery you can imagine, and I also saw a lot of mistakes being made. I learned a lot, and now that I am semi-retired, I want to share a lot of that info. Before you hire a heavy machine, take a look at these posts.

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5 Advantages to Hiring a Crane Instead of Purchasing One

To run a successful construction company, you need to ensure you have the right manpower and equipment available to you. The construction industry in Australia is going through a period of growth and opportunity. However, if your equipment isn't adequate enough, you could miss out on the best projects. One of the most essential pieces of equipment in the construction industry is a crane to carry out the heavy lifting. Having cranes at your disposal can speed up your project exponentially. Read More 

Earthmoving Machinery Hire: What to Know About Dry vs. Wet Hiring

Thinking of renting earthmoving machinery for your upcoming construction or demolition project? Given the high cost of buying earthmovers, earthmoving equipment rental is a cost-saving option for construction professionals that need to use earthmovers but can't afford to buy the equipment outright. All you need to do is to determine the right machine for your job and request a quote from your chosen equipment rental company. You can even request and compare quotes from a few service providers in your area to establish the best one for you. Read More 

Tips for Clearing Rocks Out of an Area

When you're clearing a plot to build or do landscaping, you may have to move large rocks. That can be challenging, but with the right strategies, you can easily move the rocks out of your way. Check out these tips. Make a Strategy Earthmoving equipment can help you move and smooth a large amount of dirt. However, not all of this equipment is designed to work with large boulders. To ensure that your project goes as smoothly as possible, you should look over the rocks on your plot and you should create a strategy for removing them. Read More 

Crucial Steps for the Upkeep of Your Track Loader

Earthmoving equipment, irrespective of the primary function, is expensive. So whether you have bought this heavy construction equipment for personal use or your new business, it is mandatory to know how best to take care of your earthmoving machinery. An oversight some owners make is assuming that maintenance entails getting a technician whenever a problem crops up. The reality is that proper upkeep consists of paying specific attention to each type of equipment that you own, which means there is no one-size-fits-all approach to the maintenance of your earthmoving equipment. Read More 

How to Prevent the 3 Most Common Causes of Crane Borer Accidents

Cranes are the centre of many construction and industrial projects. Crane borers, in particular, are useful when you need to perform tasks such as getting electric poles on the ground, or when they need to be removed and replaced. Unfortunately, cranes are often at the centre of many construction-related accidents, and this mostly happens because people rarely follow all the safety regulations put in place for their operations. Here are the three things that you must remember when operating the machinery. Read More