In 1930 Ruston & Hornsby of Lincoln, U.K merged with the American, Bucyrus-Erie to form Ruston-Bucyrus Ltd. The merged company fused existing designs of both companies to create new models that were manufactured on both sides of the Atlantic. More so than any other British made earthmover, the Ruston Bucyrus 22-RB out sold and stood…Details
The Ruston Bucyrus 19-RB was designed as a universal machine. The concept was that the basic machine would stay the same but could be varied to suit the task in hand with different power units and front end equipment. It was first exhibited at the Public Works Exhibition in the Royal Agricultural Hall, London, in…Details
These two excavators were submerged in a landslide in 2016 and recovered in a successful operation
A video showing the events of of the last year’s excavation of WW2 RAF Vickers Wellington R1322 bomber from the Polish 305 Squadron in the Netherlands.
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Hitachi’s EX5600-6 is a 533 tonne monster of a machine. It’s made for the largest mines in the World, situated in such places as Alberta, Canada and Western Australia. Awesome Earthmovers takes a look at the figures behind this giant Hitachi shovel.