Category: Construction Equipment

The Benefits of a Forklift in Construction

Forklift for construction projects

A forklift is one of the most convenient construction machines on the planet. The best part about having access to a forklift while on a construction job is that no matter how small or large the project is, a forklift plays a major role in getting the job done with efficiency and accuracy. Here are… Read more »

A Training Seminar for Drillers and Mechanics

training seminar with Rackers Equipment Company

Drilling companies and mechanics are always operating different types of tools and machines, which need proper attention. Training and education on these tools can be extremely helpful for companies and their reputation. Rackers Equipment and Furukawa Rock Drill provide a training seminar every year. The Benefits of Training For your company, the greatest benefit coming… Read more »

How to Store Your Forklift for the Winter

Storing a forklift in the winter

Putting away your heavy equipment for the winter can be a tough task, but there are ways to doing it properly. There are steps to take when preparing and storing your forklift for the winter, so that when you’re ready for the spring season, you won’t have to deal with any problems with your equipment…. Read more »

The Benefits of Renting Heavy Equipment for Small Businesses

Bulldozer rental for construction companies

Among the top industries that rent heavy equipment, mining and construction are two of them. Renting equipment has a major appeal to several industries because of the benefits it may have. It could help your company and business out significantly in the long run. Here are some of the reasons why businesses rent heavy equipment:… Read more »

Winterizing Your Construction Equipment

Traditionally, construction season slows down during the winter, but if you have spring projects you may be preparing for, these tips for maintaining your construction equipment during the cooler months will be beneficial to you. Battery If your construction equipment goes unused for a long period of time, you will need to properly store the… Read more »

Crane Power Technology in the Resurrection of a Stadium

Miami Dolphins fans can enjoy some R&R while they watch their home team’s games in a completely renovated Hard Rock Stadium thanks to the power of the multi-crane system. The stadium renovation included a top to bottom comb through, including the demolition of current lighting and scoreboard features, structural cable installation, temporary shoring design, and… Read more »

Benefits of Used Construction Equipment

Purchasing used construction equipment is a practical option for many contractors. With so many different machines needed for different jobs, it can be difficult, and expensive, to purchase all of the equipment you might need. Buying used construction equipment comes with a variety of benefits, including reduced costs. Reduce Overall Costs Purchasing used equipment is… Read more »

What to Expect When Working in Construction

Construction is a difficult and demanding profession, and so much of the world is dependent on it. After all, who could do business if we didn’t have offices? Where would we live if we didn’t have homes? If you are thinking about working in the construction business, there are a few things that you can… Read more »

Consider Benefits of Crane Mats

If you are familiar with crane work, you know that those giant machines are serious business. Cranes are heavy, and they can be hard to place and maneuver, especially on soft or uneven ground. Luckily, you can easily remedy this issue by using crane mats. If you are on the fence about crane mats for… Read more »

Driving Safely Through Construction Zones

When you’re driving home from work and you come upon a construction zone, your first response is probably to groan: ugh, more traffic! But, it’s very important to stay alert and drive safely through construction zones. Here are some tips for staying safe the next time you’re sharing the road with a construction crew. The… Read more »