Luby Equipment Services Acquires Springfield-Based Potter Equipment

Luby Equipment Services Acquires Springfield-Based Potter Equipment

Luby Equipment Services, a leading St. Louis-based CASE Construction and Takeuchi dealer, announced today an agreement to acquire Potter Equipment effective June 3, 2024.  In connection with the acquisition, Luby Equipment Services will become the CASE dealer in an expanded service territory that will now include Southwest Missouri and Northwest Arkansas with locations in Springfield, …

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What Can You Do with End of Life Construction Equipment?

2020 Takeuchi TL6R For Sale - Takeuchi Track Loader TL6 For Sale

To ensure optimal performance on the job, you sometimes need to bid farewell to even your most trusted and longest-serving heavy equipment. No matter how well you take care of and maintain your machines, they will eventually deteriorate with regular use. To minimize unexpected breakdowns, it’s crucial to replace end-of-life equipment before the risk of …

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Mastering Trench Safety: Essential Tips for Using Trench Shields

Luby Shoring Trench Box Safety

Trenching is a common practice in construction, but it comes with inherent risks, particularly regarding cave-ins. Trench shields, also known as trench boxes, are crucial for safeguarding workers and preventing accidents. In this blog post, we’ll explore essential tips for using trench shields effectively to enhance trench safety. Conclusion: Trench shields play a vital role …

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Equipment Track Tension: Essential Tips for Efficient Equipment Operation

CASE Equipment Undercarriage

Proper track tension is crucial for maintaining the performance and longevity of heavy equipment. From preventing detracking to minimizing wear on undercarriage components, maintaining optimal track tension is essential for efficient operation. In this blog post, we’ll delve deeper into track tension tips and techniques to ensure your equipment operates at its best. Understand the …

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Tips for Safe and Effective Building Demolition

CASE Excavator Building Demolition

Building demolition projects require careful planning, specialized demolition equipment, and above all a strong emphasis on safety. To ensure the job is completed effectively and to reduce the chances of accidents, it’s essential to adhere to specific guidelines and precautions. Follow our tips to reduce the risk of dangerous situations on building demolition projects. Conduct …

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preventing rust on equipment

Tips for Preventing Rust on Heavy Equipment

Tips for Preventing Rust on Heavy Equipment Heavy machines and other pieces of equipment are the lifeblood of construction operations. Keeping them in top shape is crucial to the success of your business, and it requires regular maintenance to minimize breakdowns, downtime, and repair costs. To make matters worse, most types of heavy equipment are …

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tips for wheel loader tires

Tips for Maintaining Wheel Loader Tires How well your wheel loaders perform depends in large part on their tires. Wheel loader tires are what give your machine the traction, stability, and movement required to load, transport, and dump material where it needs to be. By following a few simple maintenance best practices, you can extend …

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wheel loader operator tips for dump trucks

Tips for Loading Dump Trucks with Wheel Loaders The effectiveness of loading dump trucks depends heavily on the wheel loader operator and the specifications of your specific machines. Your loaders spend a lot of time traveling across the jobsite, transporting materials from point A to point B. To help you make this process more efficient and …

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construction site management waste

Tips for Effective Construction Waste Management The typical construction site generates significant amounts of waste throughout a project, and that waste must be efficiently and safely removed. Ineffective construction waste management can create potential risks to the environment and nearby populations. A key aspect of overall construction site management is properly collecting, storing, and removing …

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