Greenshields Blog

Excavator Parts Explained (+ Diagram & Where to Buy)

Posted by Greenshields Industrial Supply on 22nd Dec 2022

If it’s time for maintenance on your excavator, or if you need replacement excavator parts to fix a problem, you need to understand the types of excavator on your job site and the parts of an excavato … read more

Wire Rope Slings: Different Types & Their Capacities

Posted by Greenshields Industrial Supply on 21st Dec 2022

Wire rope slings are an essential tool for rigging, lifting, and transporting heavy or awkward loads. Wire rope is a durable material that resists damage from abrasion or heat.What Are Wire Rope … read more

Cylinder Force Calculation: How to Calculate hydraulic Cylinder Force Output

Posted by Greenshields Industrial Supply on 21st Dec 2022

When moving or holding a load, you need the correct rated cylinders to safely perform the task. That’s where the cylinder force calculation comes in handy. Just remember, the force calculation of a pn … read more

Identifying Excavator Bucket Teeth: Which Are the Best Types?

Posted by Greenshields Industrial Supply on 21st Dec 2022

Over time, your excavator’s bucket teeth will require replacement. However, different excavators have specialized bucket teeth, and many offer different teeth shapes for specific jobs, such as digging … read more

Rigging Safety: Rigging & Lifting Safety Training

Posted by Greenshields Industrial Supply on 21st Dec 2022

Rigging safety is essential to protecting the health and lives of workers on the job site moving heavy or awkward items. Every employee on a job site, whether an operator, rigger, or signaler, should … read more