Tag: loaders

A loader (bucket loader, front loader, front-end loader, payloader, scoop, shovel, skip loader, or wheel loader) is a heavy equipment machine used in construction to move aside or load materials such as asphalt, demolition debris, dirt, snow, feed, gravel, logs, raw minerals, recycled material, rock, sand, woodchips, etc. into or onto another type of machinery (such as a dump truck, conveyor belt, feed-hopper, or railroad car).

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Radiodetection
The RD8100 cable locator is engineered to deliver high precision for damage prevention when locating buried cables and pipes. This advanced range of underground utility locators offers optional integrated GPS and usage logging.

The RD8100 is Radiodetection’s most advanced range of cable locators and builds on over 40 years of pedigree

Heavy Duty Cycle

Heavy Duty Cycle

Industry innovations often arise from the people whose everyday work poses a frustrating obstacle. “If we could only do…” or “If there was just a machine that did…think how much better our work product could be!”

Marshalling ideas plus experience and faced with the growing dilemma of keeping equipment clean, Garrett

The New Swiss Army Knife

The New Swiss Army Knife

When Takeuchi first introduced the compact excavator in 1971, some people scoffed and criticized that the machine was little more than a toy. Since then, the machine has become an integral part of the construction site, sometimes replacing other machines—and not only on general construction sites but in many other

Editor’s Comments: Slow Down

Editor’s Comments: Slow Down

It’s extremely satisfying to look over a brand-new issue of Grading & Excavation Contractor before it reaches your hands and see the growing amount of technology our writers are covering in the feature articles. More and more of our industry relies on these innovations to recruit better, more skilled workers;

ASV Adds Minnesota Dealer to Network

ASV Adds Minnesota Dealer to Network

GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. (June 13, 2018) — ASV Holdings Inc., an industry-leading manufacturer of all-purpose and all-season compact track loaders and skid steers, has added Northwoods Hydraulic and Equipment to its dealer network.

The Moose Lake, Minnesota-based dealer will offer all ASV Posi-Track® compact track loaders, featuring best-in-class rated operating capacity,

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HENDRICKSON
Hendrickson supplies premium suspension systems to the waste industry where durability, light weight, and driver comfort are essential. With brands such as HAULMAAX, ULTIMAAX, PRIMAAX EX, and COMPOSILITE EX, Hendrickson is the leading global manufacturer and supplier of medium- and heavy-duty mechanical, elastomeric, and air suspensions; integrated and non-integrated axle

Getting the Air Out

Getting the Air Out

Location is Everything

In Montezuma County, located in the southwest corner of Colorado, the local county landfill is well positioned for business in this area that is suitably named, “Four Corners.” Along with the Colorado trash, customers bring in solid waste from three adjacent states of Utah, New Mexico, and Arizona,

GX—Reader Favorites

GX—Reader Favorites

Listed below are the top Editor Blogs, Reader Favorite articles, and Grading & Excavation Contractor magazine articles for you to enjoy. This list is curated based on reader views, search traffic, e-mail click-through, and most commented articles.

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