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A Cut Above: Sit-On Trenchers Offer a Versatile View of the Jobsite

A Cut Above: Sit-On Trenchers Offer a Versatile View of the Jobsite

This promotional photo of the Toro RT1200 riding trencher is an eye-opener. The tool-carrier chassis rides on four triangular rubber tracks with a backhoe mounted…

Takeuchi Announces Trenchers Plus as New Dealer

Takeuchi Announces Trenchers Plus as New Dealer

Takeuchi-US, an innovative global leader in compact equipment, recently announced the addition of Trenchers Plus Inc. to its dealer network. Established in 1988, Trenchers Plus…

Innovative Iron Awards 2016: Ditch Witch’s CX-Series Trenchers

Innovative Iron Awards 2016: Ditch Witch’s CX-Series Trenchers

The Coolest and Most Creative Compact Equipment of 2016 The bad news: Future growth in construction and landscaping will require increased skills and productivity to…

From Trenchers to Chains, Two Cool Ditch Witch Products

From Trenchers to Chains, Two Cool Ditch Witch Products

CX-Series Walk-Behind Trenchers The new line of Ditch Witch CX-Series walk-behind trenchers provide rental companies with exceptional return on investment while enhancing ease of use,…

Ride these Soil Slicers: A Market Overview of Ride-On Trenchers

Ride these Soil Slicers: A Market Overview of Ride-On Trenchers

Ride-On Trenchers Can Tackle Long Runs and Other Heavy-Duty Earthwork Buyers and renters of compact trenchers quickly learn that the machines come in various configurations…

Digging Maintenance: Routine Inspections for Ride-On Trenchers

Digging Maintenance: Routine Inspections for Ride-On Trenchers

Jobs requiring long trenches, beyond 100 ft, are the bread and butter of ride-on trenchers. These machines keep the operator comfortable and, most importantly, productive…

Check Out Ditch Witch’s New OptiCut Digging System for Walk-Behind Trenchers

Check Out Ditch Witch’s New OptiCut Digging System for Walk-Behind Trenchers

Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine Works Company, introduced its new, exclusive OptiCut digging system to enhance walk-behind trencher productivity in all soil conditions. The digging…

Ditch Witch Releases C- and CX-Series Walk-Behind Trenchers

Ditch Witch Releases C- and CX-Series Walk-Behind Trenchers

Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine Works Company, has introduced a new line of walk-behind trenchers to provide contractors and rental companies with greater performance, reliability…

Ride-On Trenchers Offer Efficiency and Precision When Placing Utilities

Ride-On Trenchers Offer Efficiency and Precision When Placing Utilities

When installing underground utilities, efficiency and precision are key. A ride-on trencher fits the bill for both. With the ability to traverse tough ground conditions…

Toro introduces new options for its riding trenchers #ICUEE

Toro introduces new options for its riding trenchers #ICUEE

Praise the gods. The rain actually stopped at ICUEE, and we made it over to the Toro booth to check out a ton of cool products…

Ditch Witch Releases Four New Walk-Behind Trenchers, Notes Its Trenchers Have Excellent Resale Value (Video)

I guess today is all about utility construction. The originator of the pedestrian trencher, The Charles Machine Works, more commonly known as Ditch Witch underground…

The Toro Company Acquires Utility Trenchers, Vibratory Plows and Directional Drills from Astec

It appears one of the most famous brands in the grounds keeping and landscaping industries has its eye on the utility construction market. The Toro…

Trenchers vs. Tool Carriers

There are compact tool carriers that are proud of their ability to perform a variety of functions, and conversely, there are those machines that focus primarily on one thing and one thing only — like trenching.

The Power to Lead: Today’s Compact Tool Carriers Wield Greater Strength, Lift and Hydraulic Performance

The Power to Lead: Today’s Compact Tool Carriers Wield Greater Strength, Lift and Hydraulic Performance

We want more power in a smaller package. It’s a challenging trend that’s popular in a lot of industries. In off-highway construction equipment, the quest…

More Details on Toro Buying Ditch Witch’s Parent Company for $700 Million

More Details on Toro Buying Ditch Witch’s Parent Company for $700 Million

The Toro Co. continues to grow its construction offerings through acquisition, especially over the last eight years. In 2012, the addition of certain Stone Construction…

Charge! Electric and Hybrid Machines Lead 2019 Launches and Tradeshows

Charge! Electric and Hybrid Machines Lead 2019 Launches and Tradeshows

One of the biggest trends that has emerged from this year’s abundance of early equipment launches is the promotion of both commercially available and prototype…

ASV Introduces RT-65 Posi-Track Compact Track Loader

ASV Introduces RT-65 Posi-Track Compact Track Loader

ASV Holdings Inc. introduces the new radial-lift RT-65 Posi-Track compact track loader. ASV, an industry-leading manufacturer of all-purpose and all-season compact track loaders and skid…

Wow: Toro Buys Ditch Witch for $700 Million

Wow: Toro Buys Ditch Witch for $700 Million

The Toro Company today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held The Charles Machine Works, Inc., an Oklahoma corporation and…

The Choice Is Yours: There Is a Specific Skid Steer and Track Loader for Almost Every Operator

The Choice Is Yours: There Is a Specific Skid Steer and Track Loader for Almost Every Operator

Skid steers and track loaders can be found in a multiplicity of markets. Farming. Road work. Landscaping. Snow removal. My personal favorite: Stevedoring — the…

It’s Trenching Time: How to Find the Right Trencher Attachment for Your Skid Steer or Compact Track Loader

It’s Trenching Time: How to Find the Right Trencher Attachment for Your Skid Steer or Compact Track Loader

Trencher attachments for skid steers and compact track loaders are the perfect tools for operators who need to slice through the dirt with precision and…