OSHA’s “Fatal Four” in the construction industry are widely known: falls, being struck by objects, electrocutions and being caught in/between objects. However, according to the CDC, there is an even bigger killer in the industry than all four of the “Fatal Four” put together, and it is finally gaining more attention. Each year, more than five times as many workers die by suicide than all other job fatalities put together. The Culture Mental health issues […]
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Today 3D reality capture of buildings is important for creating virtual models. The technology helps large contractors with quality control and project management. At the moment, smaller contractors don’t have as many uses for 3D capture, but could it eventually be used for almost every project? Drones have been used for monitoring and surveying construction sites for a while now, but the newest drones or UAVs (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) have much greater capability. In this […]
Great News! Elite now carries trench plates. Trench plates are essential for projects that need temporary coverage for a pit or trench so that traffic of any kind can pass over safely. They’re also great for providing a solid, stable surface over muddy or unstable terrain. Call us today to find the right trench plates for your needs!
The newly released Skytrack 3013 Ultra-Compact Telehandler is now available at Elite Construction Equipment! “Skid steers are very good at what they do, but they can’t reach up very high or very far and they are very disturbing to the ground,” says John Boehme III, Senior Product Manager for JLG. “If you need more lift height, more forward reach, less weight and less ground disturbance, you may want to consider an ultra-compact telehandler as an […]