The Cost Effectiveness of Equipment Rentals
28 April 2020
A large number of building contractors choose to hire earthmoving equipment rather than purchase their own equipment. Considering that construction is the main business activity for a building contractor and that they have to use earthmoving equipment on every site they work on, one might wonder why building contractors should not simply purchase their own earthmoving equipment.
Well, it all boils down to the cost of owning such equipment. Apart from the fact that the initial cost of purchase for earthmoving equipment is quite high, the cost of equipment ownership can also be quite high.
How to Choose a Construction Man Hoist
27 April 2020
If you're working on a high-rise build, then a man hoist is a good investment. They carry your crew up the outside or inside of the building like a lift so people can get to higher floors quickly and efficiently. You can hire or buy these hoists.
Before you choose a hoist, it's important to ask yourself the following questions.
What Is Your Carry Weight?
Man hoists come in various sizes and configurations.
Vacuum Excavation: Three Critical Tips for Preventing Property Damage
24 April 2020
If you are planning on conducting excavation in an area with important utility networks, you should think about using a vacuum excavator. In general, traditional trenching and digging is favourable because it is direct and cheap. However, if this rough approach is used around pipes, cables and conduits, the damage to these elements might be significant. This will lead to financial losses and inconvenience. Vacuum excavators use suction, promoting safety, efficiency and overall convenience.
The Three Deciding Factors Which Determine What Level Of Dewatering Pumps You Need
23 April 2020
Flooding and the presence of groundwater can be a significant problem on construction sites in even the most arid parts of Australia. That is why dewatering pumps are an everpresent sight on most construction sites as they play an essential role in allowing foundation work to continue in any weather or physical location. However, that statement is only valid when you get the correct dewatering pumps for your project. Not all dewatering pumps are created equal, and the last thing you want to find out when using them for the first time is that they are not rated for your needs.