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An amphibious excavator is a type of excavator that can perform dredging while afloat in shallow water.
An auger is a drilling device, or drill bit, that usually includes a rotating helical screw blade called a "flighting" to act as a screw conveyor to remove the drilled out material.
A backhoe — also called rear actor or back actor — is a type of excavating equipment, or digger, consisting of a digging bucket on the end of a two-part articulated arm.
Bobcat Company is an American-based manufacturer of farm and construction equipment, part of Doosan Group of South Korea.
A breaker is a powerful percussion hammer fitted to an excavator for demolishing concrete structures or rocks.
A bucket (also called a scoop to qualify shallower designs of tools) is a specialized container attached to a machine, as compared to a bucket adapted for manual use by a human being.
Bucket-wheel excavators (BWEs) are heavy equipment used in surface mining.
Bucyrus-Erie was an American surface and underground mining equipment company.
A bulldozer is a crawler (continuous tracked tractor) equipped with a substantial metal plate (known as a blade) used to push large quantities of soil, sand, rubble, or other such material during construction or conversion work and typically equipped at the rear with a claw-like device (known as a ripper) to loosen densely compacted materials.
In geotechnical engineering, a caisson is a watertight retaining structure used, for example, to work on the foundations of a bridge pier, for the construction of a concrete dam, or for the repair of ships.
Case Construction Equipment (stylized as CASE Construction Equipment, commonly referred to as simply Case) is a brand of construction equipment from CNH Industrial.
Caterpillar Inc. is an American Fortune 100 corporation which designs, develops, engineers, manufactures, markets and sells machinery, engines, financial products and insurance to customers via a worldwide dealer network.
A chassis (plural chassis) is the internal framework of an artificial object, which supports the object in its construction and use.
Civil engineering is a professional engineering discipline that deals with the design, construction, and maintenance of the physical and naturally built environment, including works such as roads, bridges, canals, dams, airports, sewerage systems, pipelines, and railways.
CNH Global NV was the holding company for the Italian public multinational manufacturer of agricultural and construction equipment, established on November 12, 1999, through the merger of Case and New Holland.
A compact or mini excavator is a tracked or wheeled vehicle with an approximate operating weight from 0.7 to 8.5 tonnes.
Construction is the process of constructing a building or infrastructure.
Continuous track, also called tank tread or caterpillar track, is a system of vehicle propulsion in which a continuous band of treads or track plates is driven by two or more wheels.
A counterweight is a weight that, by exerting an opposite force, provides balance and stability of a mechanical system.
Daewoo (literally "Great Woo", after the first name of founder and chairman Kim Woo-jung) or the Daewoo Group was a major South Korean conglomerate and car manufacturer.
A deep foundation is a type of foundation that transfers building loads to the earth farther down from the surface than a shallow foundation does to a subsurface layer or a range of depths.
Demolition or razing is the tearing down of buildings and other man-made structures.
Doosan Group is a South Korean conglomerate company.
A dragline excavator is a piece of heavy equipment used in civil engineering and surface mining.
Dredging is an excavation activity usually carried out underwater, in harbours, shallow seas or freshwater areas with the purpose of gathering up bottom sediments to deepen or widen the sea bottom / channel.
Drilling and blasting is the controlled use of explosives and other methods such as gas pressure blasting pyrotechnics, to break rock for excavation.
ENMTP: his name is from Entreprise Nationale des Materiels de Travaux Publics is specialized in the development of all manufacture and distribution process related to public works equipment of mechanical industry.
Excavator controls specifies ways of how a human operator controls the digging components (i.e. swing, boom, stick, bucket) of a piece of heavy machinery, such as a backhoe or an excavator.
Forestry mulching is a land clearing method that uses a single machine to cut, grind, and clear vegetation.
A foundation (or, more commonly, base) is the element of an architectural structure which connects it to the ground, and transfers loads from the structure to the ground.
A generic trademark, also known as a genericized trademark or proprietary eponym, is a trademark or brand name that, due to its popularity or significance, has become the generic name for, or synonymous with, a general class of product or service, usually against the intentions of the trademark's holder.
A grapple is a hook or claw used to catch or hold something.
Heavy equipment refers to heavy-duty vehicles, specially designed for executing construction tasks, most frequently ones involving earthwork operations.
is a construction equipment manufacturer in Japan, and a Hitachi Group company.
Horsepower (hp) is a unit of measurement of power (the rate at which work is done).
A hydraulic cylinder (also called a linear hydraulic motor) is a mechanical actuator that is used to give a unidirectional force through a unidirectional stroke.
A hydraulic fluid or hydraulic liquid is the medium by which power is transferred in hydraulic machinery.
A hydraulic motor is a mechanical actuator that converts hydraulic pressure and flow into torque and angular displacement (rotation).
Hydraulic pumps are used in hydraulic drive systems and can be hydrostatic or hydrodynamic.
Hydrema is a dump truck manufacturer based in Støvring, Denmark, founded in 1959.
Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (or HHI) is the world's largest shipbuilding company.
India (IAST), also called the Republic of India (IAST), is a country in South Asia.
J.C. Bamford Excavators Limited, universally known as JCB, is an English multinational corporation, with headquarters in Rocester, Staffordshire, manufacturing equipment for construction, agriculture, waste handling and demolition.
John Deere is the brand name of Deere & Company, an American corporation that manufactures agricultural, construction, and forestry machinery, diesel engines, drivetrains (axles, transmissions, gearboxes) used in heavy equipment, and lawn care equipment.
Kanga Loaders is an Australian brand of compact utility loaders.
A knuckleboom crane appears similar to a standard crane, except that the boom articulates at the 'knuckle' near the middle, letting it fold back like a finger.
Kobelco Construction Machinery America, LLC. is a manufacturer of excavators based in Houston, Texas, United States, with a manufacturing plant in Moore, South Carolina and is subsidiary of Kobe Steel.
or Komatsu (コマツ) is a Japanese multinational corporation that manufactures construction, mining, forestry, and military equipment, as well as industrial equipment like press machines, lasers and thermoelectric generators.
is a tractor and heavy equipment manufacturer based in Osaka, Japan.
Larsen & Toubro Limited, commonly known as L&T, is the largest Indian multi-national firm headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
The Liebherr Group is a large equipment manufacturer based in Switzerland.
The Link-Belt Construction Equipment Company is an American International industrial company that develops and manufactures heavy construction equipment, specializing in telescopic and lattice boom cranes.
LiuGong, officially Guangxi LiuGong Machinery Co., Ltd., is a Chinese multinational construction machinery manufacturing company headquartered in Liuzhou, China.
A loader is a heavy equipment machine used in construction to move aside or load materials such as asphalt, demolition debris, dirt, snow, feed, gravel, logs, raw minerals, recycled material, rock, sand, woodchips, etc.
The term long reach excavator was probably first coined by Richard Melhuish the Chairman of Land & Water.
The Mahindra Group is an Indian multinational conglomerate holding company headquartered at Mahindra Towers in Mumbai, with operations in over 100 countries around the globe.
Mining is the extraction of valuable minerals or other geological materials from the earth, usually from an orebody, lode, vein, seam, reef or placer deposit.
A mining simulator is a system used to replicate elements of mining operations, for training or efficiency analysis.
is a Japanese multinational engineering, electrical equipment and electronics company headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
New Holland Construction is a global full-line manufacturer of construction machinery.
Open-pit, open-cast or open cut mining is a surface mining technique of extracting rock or minerals from the earth by their removal from an open pit or borrow.
Orenstein & Koppel (normally abbreviated to "O&K") was a major German engineering company specialising in railway vehicles, escalators, and heavy equipment.
Pageant of Steam is an annual steam fair held on Gehan Road in Canandaigua, New York (Town of Hopewell).
A pile driver is a device used to drive piles (poles) into soil to provide foundation support for buildings or other structures.
Poclain is a family company founded by Georges Bataille in France in 1927, then developed by his sons Pierre and Claude Bataille, with help from Jacques and Bernard Bataille.
The pound per square inch or, more accurately, pound-force per square inch (symbol: lbf/in2; abbreviation: psi) is a unit of pressure or of stress based on avoirdupois units.
A power shovel (also stripping shovel or front shovel or electric mining shovel or Electric Rope Shovel) is a bucket-equipped machine, usually electrically powered, used for digging and loading earth or fragmented rock and for mineral extraction.
Quick couplers (also called quick hitches) are used with construction machines to allow the rapid change of buckets and attachments on the machine.
A river is a natural flowing watercourse, usually freshwater, flowing towards an ocean, sea, lake or another river.
Samsung is a South Korean multinational conglomerate headquartered in Samsung Town, Seoul.
Sandvik is a global company founded in 1862 by Göran Fredrik Göransson in Sandviken, Sweden.
Sany (officially Sany Heavy Industry Co., Ltd.) is a Chinese multinational heavy machinery manufacturing company headquartered in Changsha, Hunan Province.
A skid loader, skid-steer loader, or skidsteer, is a small, rigid-frame, engine-powered machine with lift arms used to attach a wide variety of labor-saving tools or attachments.
A snow blower or snow thrower is a machine for removing snow from an area where it is not wanted, such as a driveway, sidewalk, roadway, railroad track, ice rink, or runway.
Snow removal or snow clearing is the job of removing snow after a snowfall to make travel easier and safer.
A snowplow (also snow plow, snowplough or snow plough) is a device intended for mounting on a vehicle, used for removing snow and ice from outdoor surfaces, typically those serving transportation purposes.
A steam shovel is a large steam-powered excavating machine designed for lifting and moving material such as rock and soil.
A suction excavator or vacuum excavator is a construction vehicle that removes materials from a hole on land, or removes heavy debris on land.
Tata Hitachi Construction Machinery Company Pvt Ltd is an India-based joint venture between Tata Motors and Hitachi Construction Machinery of Japan.
Terex Corporation is an American worldwide manufacturer of lifting and material handling solutions for a variety of industries, including construction, infrastructure, quarrying, recycling, energy, mining, shipping, transportation, refining and utilities.
thyssenkrupp AG is a German multinational conglomerate with focus on industrial engineering and steel production.
A tiltrotator (known under a number of trade names) is an hydraulic attachment/tool used on most excavators, and backhoes between 3-30 tons in the Nordic countries (Sweden, Finland, and Norway).
A tractor is an engineering vehicle specifically designed to deliver at a high tractive effort (or torque) at slow speeds, for the purposes of hauling a trailer or machinery used in agriculture or construction.
A trench is a type of excavation or depression in the ground that is generally deeper than it is wide (as opposed to a wider gully, or ditch), and narrow compared with its length (as opposed to a simple hole).
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
UralVagonZavod (Open Joint Stock Company “Research and Production Corporation “Uralvagonzavod”) is a Russian machine building company located in Nizhny Tagil, Russia.
Volvo Construction Equipment - Volvo CE - (originally Munktells, Bolinder-Munktell, Volvo BM) is a major international company that develops, manufactures and markets equipment for construction and related industries.
Headquartered in Munich, Germany, Wacker Neuson SE is the parent company of the Wacker Neuson Group, a global organization that develops, produces and distributes concrete technology, compaction equipment, worksite technology and compact construction equipment, also offering a range of complementary services.
A walking excavator or popularly spider excavator is a special type of all-terrain excavator.
A wheel is a circular component that is intended to rotate on an axle bearing.
A winch is a mechanical device that is used to pull in (wind up) or let out (wind out) or otherwise adjust the "tension" of a rope or wire rope (also called "cable" or "wire cable").
Steel wire rope (right hand langs lay) Wire rope is several strands of metal wire twisted into a helix forming a composite "rope", in a pattern known as "laid rope".
XCMG Group is a Chinese multinational Government-owned, heavy machinery manufacturing company with headquarters in Xuzhou, Jiangsu.
is a Japanese diesel engine manufacturer founded in Osaka, Japan in 1912.
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