Carterville Excavator Information

Excavators are large industrial building equipment made up of a bucket, boom, cab and crane on a vertical axis known as the ‘house’. The house sits on an overcarriage with rollers or tracks attached to it. These rollers or tracks allow the Excavator to be positioned over large areas that would be difficult to reach using other tools such as hydraulic excavators. They are also often incorrectly called power shovels and in fact were originally a direct result of the steam powered shovels. Although commonly used in excavation and other heavy industrial tasks they have a number of uses that make them more useful than their older predecessors.You may find more information at Carterville Excavator.

It is usually possible to drive Excavator front to back using its four powerful axles but this limits the working area of the machine. In order to reach difficult areas a wider variety of attachments for Excavator are available. Some of these include boom angle hoists, double track lines, boom angle wedges, boom cutters and trenchers. These attachments can be fitted onto the front, back or both, depending on your needs. A wide variety of wheels types are also available to vary your machine’s versatility. All of the available attachments are designed to work in conjunction with each other so when one is not functioning the other will automatically take over.

In addition to the wide variety of attachments available for Excavator and other construction equipment it is also possible to rent or lease some of the machines. Many people that own large excavation projects find that they need to hire additional backhoes, pickers and bulldozers due to the high cost of operating such large machines. The majority of rental companies offer financing options that can help to reduce the overall cost of operating these large machines.

Contact Info

Bobcat of Marion
1417 Donna Dr, Carterville, Illinois 62918
(618) 985-8920