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Advanced Technical and Engine Components

The last decade has been labelled by the development and continuous improvement of technologies for the numerical representation of physical processes, by numerical simulation assisted by computer and advanced 3D graphics representation techniques. This has made the use of advanced calculation techniques for computer-assisted design of components and systems efficient and reliable, thus allowing the… Continue Reading

The Types Of Excavators

These are industrial machines used to satisfy various industrial and contractor requirements. From mining to road construction and civil engineering, excavators can be used in any space that needs equipment superior than hammers and spades. With that said, there exist two leading types of excavators used in modern construction namely back hoe and dragline. Back… Continue Reading

Tips for Maintaining your Earthmoving Equipment

Earthmoving equipment is extremely pricey and complex. Therefore, there are several things one must do in order to keep it safe and operating properly. Tools and equipment that function properly have a reduced chance of causing injuries. This is extremely important since many workers are injured annually by earthmoving equipment. Keep your tools, equipment and… Continue Reading

Uses & Types Of Bulldozers

What is a Bulldozer? The word “bulldozer” is commonly referred to specify heavy equipment, but specifically indicates a tractor. Bulldozers are heavy equipment that are capable to move heavy loads and clearing rubble. Generally, bulldozers are massive and strong. The gigantic machines have an integral metal blade that is used to drive a significant amount… Continue Reading

A Brief History of the Bulldozer

A bulldozer is a caterpillar tracked tractor (Crawler) that has a very wide blade or metal plate attached to the front of the tractor. It is used to break ground or push dirt and other substances around with the wide blade. Once their versatility and ability to move earth (as against ploughing) they grew quickly… Continue Reading

Earthmoving and Mining Machines

This earthmoving and mining equipment section lists equipment that has been designed primarily to move earth and minerals in large earthmoving and mining projects. Some of this equipment finds it place in other applications, however, and the use of bulldozers and articulated trucks on road and highway projects are just a couple of examples. One… Continue Reading

What is a Dynamometer?

What is a Dynamometer?

What is a Dynamometer? A dynamometer is a device used for measuring force, moment of force (torque), or power. For example, the power produced by an engine, motor or other rotating prime mover can be calculated by simultaneously measuring torque and rotational speed (rpm). A dynamometer is also used to determine the torque and power… Continue Reading

Maintaining Heavy-Duty Machinery

Maintaining Heavy-Duty Machinery Heavy-lifting and earthmoving machinery are the pillar of the mining, construction and agriculture industries across the world. These necessary and expensive pieces of equipment must be utilised to their most effective and efficient potential to perform such demanding labour. To guarantee optimal performance of these costly pieces of industrial capital and the… Continue Reading

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