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Blogs About Troubleshooting and Maintaining Heavy Construction Equipment and More


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Blogs About Troubleshooting and Maintaining Heavy Construction Equipment and More

Welcome to my blog. My name is Dan, and I used to work in the construction industry. There I wore a hard hat, but I also wore a lot of other 'hats', from labour to management. Now I've moved on from that industry, but as a property investor, I frequently hire construction crews or contractors. I have a few rentals and some homes that I fix up to sell. At any rate, I've been around heavy equipment for a significant part of my life, and now I want to create a blog to give back. These posts will be about troubleshooting and maintaining heavy construction equipment.

Are you looking for a company with trailer parts for sale?

Every truck driver and fleet operator understands the importance of maintaining their trucks and trailers in great condition. If they will be travelling for many miles each week then you can't risk them failing, which could delay your deliveries and potentially cost you a large sum of money in repairs or towing. It is far better to fix problems when you first see them while they remain small. Maintain a good relationship with a company that has trailer parts for sale so that you know exactly where you can go to find any replacement items that you need. Read More 

Tips for Installing a Dewatering Pump System Properly

Excavation projects on sites with shallow groundwater can be quite challenging. Contractors have to plan how to reduce the level of groundwater to allow for excavation and construction of a foundation. Luckily, dewatering pumps have made it easy for contractors to control groundwater levels. However, it is essential to note that the proper installation of a pump is mandatory for optimal groundwater draining. This article highlights vital tips for installing a dewatering pump correctly. Read More 

Three Guidelines to Follow when Choosing a Dog Trailer

Dog trailers are a new and convenient way to carry your best friend along when you go for hunting or hiking trips. A lot of people buy because they get to enjoy the adventure with their pet and save money they could have spent on kennelling. The design of the trailers has also come a long way to ensure that your pet is safely tucked away when you are out in the woods. Read More 

Why You Need an Earthmoving Contractor to Clear Your Property

When you bought your property, you may have left part of the land uncleared. This is especially true if you bought in a more rural area or purchased homestead property. When you decide to have the property cleared, you may think you can do this on your own or with a small landscape company. The truth is, you may want to consider an earthmoving contractor instead. Here are a few reasons why you need an earthmoving contractor to clear your property and what to know about each reason. Read More 

Three Common Crane Types Used in Construction

In Australia, the construction industry generally relies on crane hire in order to have most of its on-site lifting jobs completed. Although some of the very big contracting firms that undertake civil engineering projects in the country will have their own cranes, by far the majority of construction companies rent theirs as and when they are needed, making it a growing market. Of course, there are all sorts of different cranes you can hire, and each is designed for a specific purpose. Read More