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  • n. Plural form of excavator.


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  • A different dimension of the machinery-related production constraints is inadequate capitalization which is evidenced by the lack of items such as excavators and loaders which, in a mechanized brick plant, are critical for ensuring the regular supply of clay.

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  • The company doesn't have snowblowers, but it rented out skid loaders, backhoes, small walk-behind machines, and even some equipment that's not traditionally used for snow, such as excavators and a mini tractor with a 22 - horsepower backhoe, Rohrer said.

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  • A top Bhutanese contractor, who agreed, said all they required was some heavy machinery, such as excavators and boomers to drill.

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  • There are many different types of equipment that fall in this category, such as excavators, backhoe loaders, dump trucks, and even loaders.

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  • Telco Construction Equipment Company (Telcon), in which Tata Motors holds 60 percent stake and Hitachi 40 percent, supplies a wide range of construction equipment such as excavators, mining shovels and dumpers to the construction and earth-moving sector.

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  • Heating oil is the same as what's called "off-road" diesel fuel, used to power objects such as excavators and generators.

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  • There were the distances that enfolded every feature of the landscape and there was the force of geologic time, out there somewhere, the string grids of excavators searching for weathered bone.

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  • SLCE A rendering of the 31-story tower being constructed on 11th Avenue Thirty-seven years later, the roar of excavators and drill rigs can finally be heard.

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  • But Komatsu executives expect some improvement in demand for excavators later this year.

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  • Demand for excavators used in mining has held up much better than sales related to construction, Komatsu said.

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