What Is Dewatering?

Dewatering is the process of extracting groundwater and rainwater from the surface or from underground. The procedure is only applicable to construction sites and some mining sites. During the process, contractors use dewatering pumps to remove water trapped from the ground. Removing the water reduces the safety hazards that could interfere with the standard construction operations on the site.  The dewatering process also helps to examine the type of soil underneath to find out if it is strong enough to sustain the building. Read More 

3 Tips to Save Money When Renting Crane Trucks for Your Construction Business

When you're just starting out in the construction industry, finding equipment and machinery for your projects can be difficult. First, you don't have a lot of money to purchase equipment such as crane trucks. You have to rely on rental companies to meet your business needs. Renting crane trucks is not a cheap affair, especially if you intend to use them for an extended period. However, with the following tips, you can make rental savings and reduce logistical costs in your business. Read More 

Which Type of Dog Trailer Do You Need?

When you want to transport anything, whether that is heavy machinery, perishable goods, or construction materials you must ensure that you have the best truck trailer for the job. Choosing the wrong trailer could mean the difference between completing a successful job and a making big financial loss. What will you be hauling? The nature of the load must impact on the types of trailer that you will need to use. Read More 

4 Reasons to Invest in Quality Diamond Blades for Drilling

Did you know that diamond contains 99.5% carbon? The chemical composition of the diamond, and how carbon atoms are arranged makes it the hardest material is known to man. It is for this reason that fabricators use it to make a variety of mechanical and industrial drills. Diamond is also used in the creation of industrial blades, saws and other hard-wearing equipment. The drill bits are used in oil wells while the saw blades are used for cutting through slabs of marble or granite. Read More 

Top Tips when Hiring Earthmovers.

Whether you are putting up a building, installing a driveway or constructing a swimming pool, you require some amount of earthmoving. In this excerpt, you will learn the various considerations to make when hiring an earthmover for your construction project.  Choosing an earthmover.  Below is a short guide to help you choose an appropriate earthmover for your project. Excavators are multipurpose. They can be used to dig and demolish structures. Read More