General Equipment Company

Thompson Recycle Company reprocesses mountains of used asphalt rubble every year with its three mobile crushing plants in Michigan. The mobile plants use generators as their prime power source at road construction sites. Since switching to Volvo Penta-powered 600 kWe generators, they're saving hundreds of thousands of dollars per year in fuel and maintenance costs, not to mention less downtime.

General Equipment Company's M235 two-man hole digger is well-suited for a range of hole digging applications in various soil types. The M235 exhibits General Equipment's focus on better engineered-in ergonomics. For instance, it features new polymeric Gen 2 Comfort-Flex operator handle technology with integrated flex-type handle grips, which takes the next step in absorbing torque-related kickback forces and damping machine vibrations.

General Equipment Company announces the addition of the Tower Light temporary lighting products to its line of specialized light construction equipment. The Tower Light is an inflatable, temporary lighting solution designed for use in lighting both large and confined areas.

For greater jobsite versatility, General Equipment Company's DIG-R-TACH line allows for use with both small and large hydraulic systems. Ideal for skid steer loaders, small excavators, knuckleboom cranes and small backhoes, the 671 DIG-R-TACH Series 16 earth drilling attachment is intended for smaller hydraulic systems, whereas the Series 24 is designed for larger hydraulic systems found with backhoes and excavators.

General Equipment Company’s 190C CUT-R-TACH rotary asphalt cutting attachment is specifically designed as a heavy-duty, high production solution to a wide range of asphalt cutting projects. The 190C clamps directly to the buckets of backhoes, loaders, graders, dozers and other construction machinery without special tools, modifications or adapters.

General Equipment Company’s 130C Cut-R-Tach is an attachment for many asphalt cutting projects, such as road patching, scoring and edging, and various tasks for pipeline, street, water and sewer applications. The 130C clamps to most backhoes, tractor/wheel loaders, road graders, dozers and other construction vehicles.

For greater job site versatility, General Equipment Company’s DIG-R-TACH line of earth auger attachments is designed for use with both small and large hydraulic systems. The 671 DIG-R-TACH Series 16 is intended for skid steer loaders, small excavators, knuckleboom cranes and small backhoes, whereas the Series 24 is ideal for larger hydraulic systems found with backhoes and excavators.

For greater job site versatility, General Equipment Company’s DIG-R-TACH line allows for use with both small and large hydraulic systems. Ideal for skid steer loaders, small excavators, knuckleboom cranes and small backhoes, the 671 DIG-R-TACH Series 16 earth drilling attachment is intended for smaller hydraulic systems, whereas the Series 24 is designed for larger hydraulic systems found with backhoes and excavators.

General Equipment Company’s 130C CUT-R-TACH is a cost-effective solution for many asphalt cutting projects, such as road patching, scoring and edging, and various tasks for pipeline, street, water and sewer applications, according to the manufacturer.

General Equipment Co.’s model 471 DIG-R-TACH hydraulically-powered earth drilling attachment system is specifically designed for use with lower-auxiliary hydraulic system flow rates found on popular models of compact loader backhoes, mini-excavators and compact utility loaders.

General Equipment Company’s GP8/GP8H portable gasoline air ventilation blower is designed to accommodate most confined workspace requirements. The compact GP8/GP8H supplies fresh air around construction sites, removes toxic and noxious atmospheres from confined work spaces, aids in detecting sewer line leaks, and provides fresh air for personnel inside tanks and vaults.