Working with heavy equipment on soft or landscaped ground can be a pain. Not only does it slow down your project, risk getting your equipment stuck in the mud, and add one more thing to worry about, but it can drive up costs if you have to repair those ugly ruts in the ground.
Many construction firms just throw down a plywood path for their equipment to drive over, but others invest in ground protection mats. So which is the right choice for your firm?
Pros and Cons of Plywood for Ground Protection
The main advantage of plywood are pretty straightforward. It’s cheap, lightweight, and readily available. It’s easy to place, move, and pick up when the job’s done. So why are so many companies instead deciding to buy ground protection mats?
While plywood is cheap, those costs disappear the se
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Why are used computers worth it?
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The ice cream industry is credited with the successful creation of the first mechanically refrigerated truck in 1925. This type of heavy equipment has applications beyond the neighborhood ice cream truck. Refrigerated trailers and trucks are important pieces of agricultural equipment. When the produce is shipped over a distance of more than a day, or when the weather is warm, the produce needs to be kept cool so as to not spoil. Supermarket shoppers want fruit and vegetables that look vibrant and fresh, not wilted.
It is no secret that fruits and vegetables prefer clement weather to thrive. Some types of produce will only grow in these types of environments. The issue that presents itself