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.


How To Determine What Cranes Are Right For Your Project

Cranes are an important part of construction that every building site will need at some point. The trick is figuring out which type of cranes are necessary for your project and which would be too big or too small. After all, there are dozens of different variations of cranes and while some of those varieties might overlap in a lot of ways, they are still unique and you need to find the most relevant one to you. Read More 

Worried About The Weather? How To Operate A Crane During Bad Weather

If you need to operate your crane during inclement weather, it's important to take steps to ensure safety. Inclement weather increases the risk for accidents and injuries. This is especially true where wind, torrential rains, and lightning are concerned. With the right safety procedures, you can operate your crane during these weather conditions. If you're not sure what steps to take, read the list provided below. Here are five steps that will keep your crane crew safe during inclement weather. Read More 

Why You Should Choose Air Ride Suspension Seats for Your Truck

If you are looking to buy new seats for your truck, you might have already started looking at some of your different options. When shopping, you might have come across air ride suspension seats, and you could be wondering what they are and whether or not they are a good fit for your truck. If you've never experienced air ride suspension seats, then you might be in for a real treat if you choose them for your truck. Read More 

Excavator Hire Tips

Excavators are essential in construction and demolition sites. In most cases, contractors opt to hire the equipment to cut the site management costs. If you intend to hire an excavator, this guide offers some critical insights to ease the excavator rental process.  Examine The Site Work Plans Your first objective is to determine why you need an excavator. Examine the site work plans to establish the excavator's work. For instance, it could be used for digging foundations, holes or trenches, loading trucks, demolishing structures, mulching, breaking rocks, removing debris or material handling. Read More