Wheel Loaders are very common construction machines in the world of public works due to their versatility. Indispensable, they excel in building or masonry activities... Continue reading
The architecture of the machine is very basic, the articulated self-propelled body is mounted on 4 imposing tires. The engine is fixed at the rear and the cabin in front of it, so only the front remains equipped with the hydraulic system represented in particular by the two arms allowing the bucket to be controlled.
In public works, they are regularly used in earthworks to modify, load or create piles of excavated earth. In port operations, they are used at the end of ship unloading to avoid damaging the hold with tires and to clean stuck cargo. During underground works, they are used for mining and for excavating tunnels.