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…

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…

Ditch Witch Organization to Feature Low-Maintenance Rental Equipment at The ARA Show in Anaheim

Ditch Witch Organization to Feature Low-Maintenance Rental Equipment at The ARA Show in Anaheim

Rental demand for compact vacuum excavators continues to grow as global renters seek non-traditional and versatile machines for a variety of small-scale cleanup, potholing and…

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…

Visionary Implements: Picking the Best New Attachments for Small Tool Carriers in 2018

Visionary Implements: Picking the Best New Attachments for Small Tool Carriers in 2018

Wielding hydraulic tools like a breaker, backhoe, bucket or broom, a tool carrier can be the ultimate do-everything machine on a project site, but a…

Ditch Witch Introduces Industry-First HDD Virtual Reality Simulator

Ditch Witch Introduces Industry-First HDD Virtual Reality Simulator

More than 50 percent of reported underground utility damages are the result of insufficient excavation practices according to the 2017 DIRT Report. The Ditch Witch…

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…

Ditch Witch Partners with MetaFLO Technologies

Ditch Witch Partners with MetaFLO Technologies

Dumping liquid spoils from directional drilling is highly regulated, costly and time consuming. To combat these challenges, Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine Works Company, has…

Ditch Witch Compact Tool Carriers Summarized — 2018 Spec Guide

Ditch Witch Compact Tool Carriers Summarized — 2018 Spec Guide

Four Mini Skid Steers from the Utility Equipment Expert Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine Works Co., was founded in 1949 with the first mechanized, compact,…

Ditch Witch mini skid steers help Ohio’s Rogue Tree Care conquer hazardous tree removal and pruning jobs

Ditch Witch mini skid steers help Ohio’s Rogue Tree Care conquer hazardous tree removal and pruning jobs

From increased property value to improved air quality, the benefits of trees are abundant. But finding a suitable tree for specific climates and locations can…

Ditch Witch Certified Training Program Offers New Vacuum Excavation Courses

Ditch Witch Certified Training Program Offers New Vacuum Excavation Courses

As vacuum excavators expand use beyond horizontal directional drilling (HDD) jobsites to other industrial applications such as microtrenching, operators require new technology, tools and information…

Ditch Witch Customers Experience New Equipment and Technology at Annual Seminar

Ditch Witch Customers Experience New Equipment and Technology at Annual Seminar

Customers worldwide traveled to the Perry, Okla., headquarters of Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine Works Company, to participate in the annual Equipment Seminar on April…

Ditch Witch Partners with Vacuworx for Vacuum Lift Attachments

Ditch Witch Partners with Vacuworx for Vacuum Lift Attachments

Vacuum lifting technology offers an effective approach to moving materials on tough concrete demolition and construction, road and landscaping projects. Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine…

Robbin Womack Honored as Top Ditch Witch Salesperson Worldwide 

Robbin Womack Honored as Top Ditch Witch Salesperson Worldwide 

Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine Works Company, recognized Robbin Womack of Ditch Witch of Houston with the 2017 Lowell Highfill Award—the organization’s most prestigious award…

New, Low-Profile Ditch Witch HX Vacuum Excavators Enhance Performance on Compact and Large-Scale Jobs

New, Low-Profile Ditch Witch HX Vacuum Excavators Enhance Performance on Compact and Large-Scale Jobs

Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine Works Company, has released a new, advanced lineup of vacuum excavators to boost operator productivity and versatility on municipality and…

Small Machines, Big Diversity: Popular and Unique Attachment Options for Compact Tool Carriers

Small Machines, Big Diversity: Popular and Unique Attachment Options for Compact Tool Carriers

Compact tool carriers (sometimes termed compact skid steers, compact utility loaders or mini-track loaders) continue to evolve into machines of greater capacity and utility. For…

Crescent Club Membership Awarded to 2017 Top 10 Ditch Witch Dealerships

Crescent Club Membership Awarded to 2017 Top 10 Ditch Witch Dealerships

Honored for superior service and support throughout 2017, Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine Works Company, awarded ten dealerships membership to the prestigious Crescent Club. “Crescent…

Microtrenching Options: Learn About These Low-Impact, Cost-Effective Utility Installation Solutions

Microtrenching Options: Learn About These Low-Impact, Cost-Effective Utility Installation Solutions

We’re living in a time where we always want more. More data! Faster networks! We can’t just watch one episode. We have to binge an…