by Brian M. Fraley, Fraley Construction Marketing To say that Deep Foundations Contractors (deep) was drilling in a confined space within an extraction shaft on the Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit Project (Crosstown) would be an understatement. It was the first of many challenges the firm would overcome while working above and below the buzzing […]
CX145D SR CASE Construction Equipment recently introduced the all-new CX145D SR minimum-swing radius excavator to its D Series lineup. Designed to provide ample digging and lifting power in a small footprint, the CX145D SR features a compact counterweight and modified boom placement.
For OEMs that design and build equipment or machinery, the hydraulic systems that drive the elements are often outsourced so as to maintain focus on their core competency – the rest of the system.
by Peter Hildebrandt If you have ever tried to fill a bucket with water when your garden hose nozzle was on the narrowest setting you may have a bit of an idea of how hydo-excavating works. Though the spray is quite concentrated and good at dislodging material from the sides of the pail, the time […]
by Robert Len Hunt Jr., P.E., Division Manager, S.T. Wooten Our team is no stranger to dealing with storms and changing sea levels on the coast of North Carolina. But as we have been reminded all too often, sometimes when it rains — it pours.