Heavy Earth Moving Equipment Castings

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Heavy earth moving equipment castings are absolutely vital to the construction and engineering industries. Without earth moving equipment castings certain endeavors like road-building, mining, landfill operations, construction would be financially impossible. While all of those operations were done by hand and manual labor for centuries, these days in order to be cost effective and safe heavy lifting, excavating, and earth moving must be done by heavy equipment.

For strength and durability, heavy equipment castings ensure that construction projects can be completed on time and within budget. These castings may undercarriage parts, rims, ground engaging tools, or actually any metal part that makes up a piece of heavy earth moving equipment.
Below is a brief list of some of those machines that use heavy earth moving equipment castings :
Asphalt paver
  • Backhoe
  • Boomtruck
  • Bulldozer
  • Cherry picker
  • Concrete mixer
  • Crane
  • Dredger
  • Drilling equipment
  • Excavator
  • Dump truck
  • Grader
  • Roller compactor
  • Skidder
  • Skip loader
  • Steam shovel
  • Tractor
  • Trencher
Some of the elements that are part of heavy earth moving equipment which are also a product of metal casting are:
  • Auger
  • Bale spear
  • Boom
  • Excavator bucket
  • Forks
  • Grapple
  • Hydraulic hammer
  • Material handling arm
  • Mechanical pulverizer
  • Pile driver
  • Rake
  • Ripper
  • Vibratory plate compactor