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The backhoe loader is one of the most common pieces of construction equipment. In essence, it is a tractor-like vehicle with a bucket mounted on one s...

Focus on Backhoe Loaders
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The backhoe loader is one of the most common pieces of construction equipment. In essence, it is a t...
Your backhoe loader is a workhorse that is an asset on many construction sites. It’s important...
CEG takes a look back at this history of a true workhorse in the world of heavy equipment - the Back...
There is something about the backhoe that demands a celebration. The machine has been around for mo...

Used Backhoe Loaders For Sale

Why a backhoe loader? Have a digging job? Trenching? Demolitions or transporting material? Then a backhoe might be what you need. Useful for everything from paving and clearing asphalt to landscaping for the private homeowner, these machines can handle a wide variety of jobs. Find what you need below from manufacturers like Caterpillar, Case, JCB, John Deere, Komatsu and Kubota.


Why a backhoe loader? Have a digging job? Trenching? Demolitions or transporting material? Then a backhoe might be what you need. Useful for everything from paving and clearing asphalt to landscaping for the private homeowner, these machines can handle a wide variety of jobs. Find what you need below from manufacturers like Caterpillar, Case, JCB, John Deere, Komatsu and Kubota.





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Thu July 21, 2016

Construction Boom Leads to Evolution of Backhoe Loader

The backhoe loader is one of the most common pieces of construction equipment. In essence, it is a tractor-like vehicle with a bucket mounted on one side and a small, hydraulic digger (backhoe) on the opposing side....

Thu August 20, 2015

How to Safely Maintain Your Backhoe Loader

Your backhoe loader is a workhorse that is an asset on many construction sites. It’s important to keep up on maintenance and attend to any service and repair issues immediately, so you can get the most from your investment and enjoy the safe operation of the machine....

Tue May 05, 2015

A Look at the History of the Backhoe Loader

CEG takes a look back at this history of a true workhorse in the world of heavy equipment - the Backhoe Loader....

Fri March 21, 2014

An Ode to the Common Backhoe: Still a Handy Machine

There is something about the backhoe that demands a celebration. The machine has been around for more than six decades, which hardly makes it as venerable as, say, the bulldozer or grader....

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Thu November 15, 2018

New Cat 440, 450 Backhoe Loaders Deliver Performance, Comfort

The all new Cat 440 and 450 center pivot models provide industry-leading lifting performance, high breakout forces and improved operating comfort and ergonomics. The new addition to the Cat Backhoe Loader model line-up, the 440 boasts a 25 percent backhoe lifting improvement over the 430F2 and redesigned single tilt loader arms providing parallel lift and versatility in a multitude of applications....


Thu November 01, 2018

NPK Launches Dust Suppression Kits for PH Hammers

In 2016, OHSA introduced a new regulation regarding occupational exposure to respirable crystalline silica in construction work (1926.1153). Part xvii specifies acceptable work practices pertaining to heavy equipment used to break silica-containing materials, i.e....


Fri September 07, 2018

John Deere Updates Engine Tech., Makes Model Adjustments to 310L EP Backhoe, 210L EP Tractor Loader

The John Deere 310L EP Backhoe and 210L EP Tractor Loader are the latest construction equipment models to undergo updates, with a focus on engine technology and other model adjustments to improve productivity and uptime, and lower daily operating costs....


Mon July 30, 2018

Backhoe Loaders Popular as Multi-Purpose Machines

Versatility is a valuable commodity in the construction business. Just like a football player who can run and pass from scrimmage, is a reliable pass-receiver and can return kicks, a machine that can handle multiple tasks on a job site is highly-prized....


Mon July 30, 2018

The Dynamic Dynahoe!

The loader-backhoe is still one of the most popular and visible of all types of construction machines. It reigned as the mainstay of mechanized utility work over some two-and-a-half decades after first finding popularity in the 1950s....


Tue July 03, 2018

'Wain-Roy and the Invention of the Backhoe' Author Lee Horton Talks Industry, Writing

I have worked in the Construction Equipment Industry for over a third of a century. A good portion of that time, I was the Director of Engineering for Wain-Roy Inc., and then Woods Equipment Company of Hubbardston and Gardner, Mass., where the original backhoe was invented and first manufactured....


Wed January 03, 2018

Oak Island Treasure Hunters Turn to Caterpillar for Digging Needs

Oak Island is a dream for buried-treasure hunters, tantalizing them with links to 14th-century explorers, 17th-century gold coins and mysterious coded messages. For nearly 200 years, the island has drawn treasure-seekers....


Mon December 11, 2017

Case Announces Enhancements to N Series Backhoe Loader Line

Case Construction Equipment has introduced several machine enhancements to its N Series backhoe loaders incorporated throughout the machine — from cab and drivetrain improvements to enhancements to the hydraulic and electrical systems....


Thu November 30, 2017

ASV Adds Ohio Dealer to Network

ASV Holdings Inc., an industry-leading manufacturer of all-purpose and all-season compact track loaders and skid steers, has added National First Equipment, LLC to its dealer network. The Berea, Ohio-based center rents, sells and services a variety of used compact construction equipment, including skid steers, mini excavators, wheel loaders, dozers and backhoes....


Wed October 18, 2017

Company Wrench Holds JCB Backhoe Rodeo, Demo Event at Its Headquarters

Company Wrench held a JCB Backhoe Rodeo & Demo day Sept. 29 at its headquarters in Carroll, Ohio. The event featured a full lineup of JCB equipment on display with select machines available for demonstration....


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