excavators in the news
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Oct 07 9:07 PMWhen excavators began digging for 15 piers for a deck at the McKean Street parking lot in Butler, they never imagined they'd find artifacts.
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New York Times - Oct 07 9:13 PMNetflix plans to award $1 million to the first person who can improve the accuracy of movie recommendations based on personal preferences.
Cat plant tour an eye-opener for chamber class
The Beacon News - Oct 08 2:25 AMGreater Aurora Chamber of Commerce Leadership Academy students traveled to a city within a city last Wednesday, when the group toured Caterpillar Inc.'s sprawling plant in Oswego Township.
Efforts to pump out mud fail once again
Gulf Times - Oct 08 12:40 AMJAKARTA: Technicians in Indonesia struggling to divert a vast mud flow into the sea failed again yesterday in their attempts to move the noxious sludge by pump, an official said.
A tracked excavator by Daewoo.
An excavator, also called a 360-degree excavator or digger, sometimes abbreviated excavator simply to a 360, is an engineering vehicle consisting of a escavators backhoe and cab mounted on a pivot (a rotating platform, like a excavator Lazy Susan) atop an undercarriage with tracks or excavators wheels.
Note: the term excavator is sometimes used as a general term for any caterpillar excavator piece of digging equipment. Tracked excavators are sometimes cat excavator called trackhoes.
Excavators are used in many roles:
- Digging of trenches, holes, foundations
- General grading/landscaping
- Heavy lift, e.g. lifting and placing of used excavator pipes
- River dredging
- Mining, especially, but not only open-pit mining
- Brush cutting with hydraulic attachments
Compact excavator by Bobcat Company
A Caterpillar excavator mini excavator at work
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Excavators come in a wide variety hitachi excavator part of sizes. The smaller ones are komatsu excavator parts called a mini-excavator or compact excavator. One manufacturer's mini excavators largest model weighs 84,980 kg (187,360 lb) and has a maximum bucket size of 4.5 m³ (5.9 yd³). The used mini excavators same manufacturer's smallest mini-excavator weighs 1470 kg (3240 lb), has a maximum bucket size of excavator 360 hire 0.036 m³ (0.048 yd³) and the width of its long reach excavators tracks can be adjusted to 89 cm (35 inches). Another company makes a mini excavator that mini excavators california will fit through a doorway with tracks that can excavator pump be adjusted to only 70 cm (28 inches) wide.
Often the bucket can be excavator buckets replaced with other tools like a breaker, a grapple or an auger. Excavators are usually dental excavators employed together with loaders excavator pictures and bulldozers. Most smaller excavators have a small backfill (or dozer-) hitachi excavators blade. It's a horizontal bulldozer like blade attached to excavator training the undercarriage and is used for pushing removed material back into a hole.
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