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From Safety to Savings: A Heavy Construction Equipment Blog

If your business works with construction, you deal with a lot of heavy equipment. If you want advice on how to save money on your equipment, you should check out my posts. I plan to write about everything from hiring versus buying, to troubleshooting to reduce repairs, to handling repairs yourself. I also plan to write about other aspects of heavy machinery use such as safety. I ultimately hope that my ideas guide you toward creating a leaner, more productive, more efficient, less expensive, and more profitable business. My ideas are geared toward everyone from newbies to experts in the field of construction.

From Safety to Savings: A Heavy Construction Equipment Blog


A Closer Look At The Custom Hydraulic Press Manufacturing Process

Hydraulic presses are one of the most versatile and widely-used pieces of equipment in manufacturing today. Able to exert tremendous force, they are used for everything from stamping and forging to molding and forming. If you're in the market for a custom hydraulic press, there are a few things you need to know about the manufacturing process. Here's a quick overview. Design and Engineering The first step in any custom manufacturing project is the design and engineering phase.

3 Reasons To Add A Conduit Bender To Your Electrical Tool Kit

Electricity is a modern amenity that most people don't want to live without. The installation of electrical systems is a complex task that requires a significant amount of knowledge and experience. Having access to the right tools is also important when it comes to the speed and quality of the installation process. One tool that every electrician should have in his or her tool kit is a conduit bender. An electric conduit bender will make it easier to work with the rigid conduits that house vital electrical wires.

4 Key Things To Consider When Renting A Hydraulic Crane

Using heavy equipment during construction can speed up the processes and eliminate back-breaking tasks. If you wonder whether to buy or rent a crane, the latter provides more benefits, especially financial gains. When you decide to rent a hydraulic crane, it's important to note that a lot goes into finding the right equipment for your application. Here are a few things to consider when renting a hydraulic crane. 1. Determine Maximum Load Capacity

Top Things To Consider When Buying Your First Forklift

Do you need to get a forklift for your business operations? If so and this is your first purchase, you may not know what you need to look for in your new equipment. Perhaps you have budget concerns or simply want to get the most affordable solution to get the job done. There are some key points that you will need to keep in mind as you explore your purchasing options.