About Me
Mary's Heavy Construction Equipment Blog

Welcome to my corner of the internet. My name is Mary, and this blog is going to be focused around heavy construction equipment. Years ago, my husband and I ran a construction company together. Now we're semi-retired, and for the last ten years, we have been doing a bit of freelance work. I miss the big machines, and I decided to start a blog about it. If you work with heavy construction equipment on a regular basis, I plan to have tips and ideas in this blog that are designed to help you. I invite you to grab a cup of tea, get comfortable and explore these posts. Thanks for reading!


Four Benefits Of A Wellpoint Dewatering System

13 April 2022
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A wellpoint dewatering system is a ground-water control technique that uses a series of small-diameter wells along an excavation perimeter. The water from the dewatering system is pumped through suction lines and into a sump pump that discharges it to a safe location. The wellpoint dewatering system is comprised of a network of vertical pipes attached to a vacuum pump.  Benefits Of A Wellpoint Dewatering System: 1. A Wellpoint Dewatering System Works With High Water Read More …

Four Indispensable Precautions for Safer Crane Rigging

5 January 2022
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Cranes are crucial when handling heavy loads in industrial, commercial and construction operations. These pieces of equipment ensure efficiency while lifting and moving bulky materials. Unfortunately, crane rigging can be a dangerous undertaking without the right skills and experience. Therefore, if you are planning on using a crane for your project, you should choose a qualified rigging contractor for professional operation. In addition to using a crane expert, consider these tips to promote safety and efficiency in your workplace. Read More …