You have options to choose various types of machines in the earthmoving industry. The machines are known to do work such as ground digging, soil grading and more. Moreover, earthmoving machines help contractors and workers to finish their work on time without any delays. If you’re wondering what these earthmoving machines are, here are the most popular ones.
- Excavator – Known to be the biggest earthmoving machine, the excavator requires the assistance of a truck to move. With an attachment of arm-like structure, it can easily rotate complete 360degrees. The operator is able to the job thanks to the clear visibility inside the cabin. Some of the work done by the excavator include rough grading, demolishing old buildings, mining etc.
- Bulldozer – The bulldozer is another popular machine that is heavy and reliable earthmoving machine. Moving the dirt is what the bulldozer is mainly used for.
- Skid Steer loader – Drilling, blowing the snow and digging the ground is offered by this small yet reliable earthmoving machine. Don’t let the size fool you since this machine is capable of doing work that cannot be done even by its larger siblings.
- Dump Truck – The dump truck as the name suggests is used for the purpose of removing dirt and waste materials away from the worksite towards dumping area. However, the dump truck is also used for other purpose. It is used to transport important required materials at the worksite for the workers to do their job.
In Brisbane, earthmovers use these earthmoving machines on a daily basis.