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Understanding the types of Concrete Construction Equipment

Posted by on Aug 16, 2017 in Business, Construction Equipment | 0 comments

Construction companies rely on construction equipment to do their job efficiently. With the help of construction equipment construction company completes quality work in less time. They are able to cut labor cost and increase the revenue of the business. Here we will discuss some of the commonly used construction equipment. Concrete Batching Plant A concrete plant is a very useful and important investment made by a construction company. With the help of this plant, the construction company can produce a large volume of concrete off site. Large quantities of concrete, water, gravel, and sand are mixed to form concrete, which is then transported to the construction site. Concrete batching plants come in different capacities: 20 cum/hr, 30 cum/hr, 45 cum/hr, 60 cum/hr, 90 cum/hr and 120 cum/hr. Batching comes in two variants: the stationary heavy production units and the mobile batching plants, which are both used for transportation and production of concrete from one construction site to the next. Concrete Mixer These are used to thoroughly mix cement, water, sand, and gravel to form the concrete mixture at the construction site. This equipment also helps in the quick transport of ready-to-pour, large pour volumes of the concrete mixture at the required site. Concrete mixtures come in different forms such as the self-loading concrete transit mixers, transit mixers, hand fed types of concrete mixer, and more. Concrete Pumps These are essential in transferring liquid concrete at the site of construction. Liquid concrete is pumped out and poured at the construction site. Concrete pumps require less labor and help to pour concrete more accurately and quickly. Concrete pumps make it possible to allocate fewer people at the construction site. These pumps come in two different varieties: trailer mounted or truck mounted. Both the variants of concrete pump work equally well in construction areas that cannot be easily accessed without a pump. Concrete pumps help in the faster placing of concrete. Shotcrete Machine At the construction site, shotcrete machines are effective in spraying concrete at the construction sites. Shotcrete machines have a compact design which makes them ideal for easy transportation and storage. They are commonly used for dry and wet concrete spraying applications. Shotcrete machines are used in the backfilling of tunnel construction, mines, swimming pool and lining of water tanks. Different concrete construction equipment is super beneficial to carry out the construction tasks effortlessly. Hence a construction company should have a repository of the best the quality of construction...

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Factors To Consider While Buying Heavy Equipment

Posted by on Jul 15, 2015 in Business | 0 comments

You have come to a decision that you would need to either buy or rent heavy equipment for your company. You might be having some projects down the line or you just want to replace the current heavy equipment in your company. There are both pros and cons to buying. You should, therefore, consider certain factors while buying new heavy equipment. Current financial situation Do you have the capital to purchase heavy equipment or whether you would need to rent it out? Considering your finances may seem like an obvious thing to do, but without doing so you may incur huge costs, which may lead you to some loss. Even though the purchase of equipment may be a one-time investment, you would need to consider whether it is feasible for you to buy them. However, renting equipment would cost you even more than buying some. You should buy good quality heavy equipment so that you do not repent later on or worry about whether it is a good investment or not. Finance the equipment purchases yourself so that you can recover it later on from your company. The length of the project The length of your project is what you need to consider in order to be able to decide whether to purchase heavy equipment or not. If the job is not a one time job, then you would require to buy heavy equipment rather than renting it out. The only risks in buying equipment would be that if there are holdups, then the equipment would just remain untouched for a while. If you invest in multipurpose equipment, then it would be even more beneficial for you and your company rather than investing in separate equipment that would cost you a lot of money. You should, therefore, consider buying new equipment for your company as compared to renting...

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The impact of construction industry to the overall economy

Posted by on Sep 19, 2014 in Road Construction | 0 comments

Construction industry is making an imperative contribution to the competitiveness and riches of the economy in India. A contemporary, competent infrastructure is considered as a key driver of productivity. The construction industry is playing a significant role in delivering the built infrastructure in an innovative and cost effective way. Firms throughout the economy are reliant on the recital of built infrastructure consisting of roads, rail, telecoms, and power stations. Therefore, the network remains ready for action, and in-house investors are considering the excellence of the built infrastructure as one of the key factors while considering location decisions. The productivity of our country India also depends on the competence and nature of the build environment. The mobility, flexibility, and effectiveness of the workforce and the output of firms depend on the availability of appropriately configured/located houses and premises. The blueprint, structure and operation of our built environment have other significant economic effects, say for example: on the rate at which, we use resources. Buildings are responsible for more or less; half of the country’s carbon emissions, half of our water utilization. It is estimated that about one third of our landfill waste and one quarter of all raw materials used in the economy. If you are doing a research in construction related subject field, you must know as to how important it has become for the growth of the overall economy. Construction is playing an essential role in our drive to endorse sustainable growth and development having its impact on the built environment.  This is the reason why it is important that we invest in the right people with the right and appropriate skills. This will make sure that this sector continues to optimistically affect the way we all live our lives day-to-day. There are operations which can also play considerable role in the successful delivery of a construction project. One of these is logistics.  It is sometimes considered a backroom function, but cannot be overlooked in terms of its contribution to the broad ‘upgrading’ and sustainability...

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Equipment on rent for the construction industry

Posted by on Dec 26, 2013 in Road Construction | 0 comments

It is worthwhile to consider renting construction equipment rather than buy new ones, since it is going to be used temporarily and investment for the same is also large. Rent is normally paid on an hourly or daily basis. The different types of construction equipment one can rent are Demolition equipment – Depending upon on the type of building that needs to be demolished you have to select the right type of equipment. Waste handlers – This equipment are very rugged and can handle debris, dust, corrosion and can work in high temperature areas. They are typically used for landfills; transfer of material or in recycling stations. Loaders – You can avail compact loaders whose size depends upon your needs. They could be used in areas of quarrying, civil construction sites, agriculture, timber yards and landscaping. Compacters – These are used for asphalting the roads and highways. They are extremely safe and reliable to use. Milling equipment – You could choose the right kind of milling equipment required for your operations. They are used in road cutting, patching and trenching operations. Pipe layers – This kind of equipment are used in lying out of oil and natural gas pipeline infrastructure. Pavers – Pavers are used on roads and highways where asphalting is undertaken. They help in reducing operation and maintenance costs. Carriers – These are trucks and vehicles used to transport material to and from the construction sites. The above kind of equipment can be hired via online websites. You could select the model of the equipment by checking them visually on the...

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Posted by on Apr 1, 2013 in Road Construction | 0 comments

Have a construction business?

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