Phoenix Blog

Construction Industry News, Stories and Tidbits

Improve Worksite Efficiency: Invest in Quality Excavator Buckets

Improve Worksite Efficiency: Invest in Quality Excavator Buckets

Imagine trying to complete a construction project without the right tools. If you don’t have excavator buckets in place, how do you excavate the land and dig up loose soil and dirt? Without bulldozers, how do you move large piles of dirt or debris efficiently? Tower cranes offer the greatest lifting capacity when raising heavy […]

Read more

Used Construction Equipment – Expectation vs. Reality

Used Construction Equipment – Expectation vs. Reality

Purchasing used construction equipment can be a pricey adventure. Any construction equipment that has been used for even one project is subjected to hours of wear and tear. Though used equipment might seem to be a prosperous deal it can actually inflate costs after factoring in repairs and maintenance. However, used equipment can be a […]

Read more

Regional Demand for Heavy Machinery

Regional Demand for Heavy Machinery

The demand for heavy machinery around the globe is on the rise. Boosted by government spending on infrastructure, agriculture, and energy generation, the market for new and used construction equipment is growing every year. Global demand for heavy machinery is expected to reach $193 billion by 2022 with a CAGR of 7.6% from 2016 to […]

Read more

What to Look for When Inspecting Used Equipment

What to Look for When Inspecting Used Equipment

Most people look at used construction equipment as a great way to save money. It is true that there is some great value out there, but it’s important to know what to examine to avoid getting ripped off. There are no guarantees with used machines, so it’s up to people being knowledgeable before parting with […]

Read more

Types of Excavator Buckets

Types of Excavator Buckets

Excavator buckets have an important significance in the construction industry. They can be attached to a machine and be used to perform a number of functions. Their build and design help in carrying out activities like digging, lifting, mining, road construction, etc. To cut down on costs, it is also possible to buy used excavator […]

Read more

How To Maintain Construction Equipment

How To Maintain Construction Equipment

Whether a person is buying construction equipment brand new or gently used, proper maintenance is needed to extend its life as much as possible. No one wants to be forced to buy replacement equipment after just a few years. The best way to keep everything in working order? Regular maintenance. Below are a few important […]

Read more

Construction Equipment Trends To Watch

Construction Equipment Trends To Watch

Construction is always one of those industries looking for ways to be more innovative and efficient. Companies are consistently attempting to outbid each other, and the best way to do that is to provide inexpensive, efficient construction for every single project. What are some of the trends catching on in the industry? Here is a […]

Read more

Choosing Excavator Buckets – 3 Key Considerations

Choosing Excavator Buckets – 3 Key Considerations

Excavator buckets are an essential tool on the job, applying the power of your heavy machinery to undertake a wide range of construction jobs. It is an every day’ piece of equipment designed and suited for bulk material handling. When used with an excavator machine, buckets are able to dig a wide range of materials […]

Read more

Advantages to Buying Used Equipment

Advantages to Buying Used Equipment

Construction equipment can get expensive in a hurry. Even companies with a lot of working capital can find it difficult to make large purchases to tackle jobs. One way to save a little bit of money is to shop around for used equipment. Brand new construction equipment might look nice for a few minutes, but […]

Read more

Main Parts of Bulldozers and their Primary Functions

Main Parts of Bulldozers and their Primary Functions

Bulldozers are large vehicles used in heavy construction that resemble a tractor fitted with a conspicuous metal blade at the front. This huge vehicle has tough tracked equipment including a large engine that gives it exceptional ground grip. Generally, bulldozers are used to drive substantial amounts of soil, heaps of sand, and loads of debris […]

Read more

Gradalls vs Excavators

Gradalls vs Excavators

There’s always been debates about whether it’s better to use a Gradall over an excavator. Below are some of the benefits for both. Gradalls The machines can move quickly between locations You can drive them on roads without needing them to be shipped Narrower width, so they can fit into tight places. You can also […]

Read more

Construction Industry Using Video Games to Recruit and Train

Construction Industry Using Video Games to Recruit and Train

Video games have been around a long time. But ever since technology advanced during the past few decades, it has become a multibillion-dollar industry. Equipment and devices have also advanced enough to become smaller, less expensive and more intuitive. People as young as a 6 months old are able use a tablet touch screen without […]

Read more

Contact Us

Check our inventory, ask a question, or request a quote for your construction needs

Enter your name
Enter your email address
Enter your phone number
Enter your zip code
Enter your zip code

Need some assitance?

Ask about our inventory, how we can help with your project or request a quote for an attachment or construction equipment

Contact Us

© 2018 Phoenix Equipment Sales, Inc.