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Plowing Equipment

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by jvm81, Dec 4, 2005.

  1. jvm81

    jvm81 Senior Member
    from Midwest
    Messages: 387

    Just curious what you guys may be using for your snow removal equipment.

    I run with 4 3/4 trucks with Hininker plows, 2 straights, & 2 V plows. Small commercial and some driveways.

    2 New Holland Boomer tractors with front mount snow blowers. They do all residential driveways and walks. 52 inch blowers.

    2 walk behind honda blowers. Used at churchs and some businesses with muplti level walk-up and steps.

    2 walk behind toro blowers. They are with the plow trucks - easy to throw into truck when needed to clean off sidewalks around the building - such as banks, small commercial accounts.

    I then sub out the big stuff to 2 different guys. One guy uses a cat loader with 12' pusher and skid, the other guy uses two john deere tractors with snow buckets.

    That is my operation - what is yours.
  2. PremierLand

    PremierLand PlowSite.com Addict
    from detroit
    Messages: 1,572

    1 3/4ton chevy 2500hd, 2 shovels, spreader, and 2toro sonwblowers go in the back of that and do about 25 or so driveways with that. and then I hired someone else with a 3/4ton ford who does my commercial lots, about 5. Takes about 6-8 hours to get all of them odne.
  3. SnowDozers

    SnowDozers Member
    Messages: 86

    27 4X4's with plows. (straits, V's, and PowerPlows)
    15 on reserve list
    2 tailgate spreaders
    1 4X4 with trailer stocked with salt, brand new 36" blower, shovels and sidewalk spreader.
    1 2 Yard salt spreader on a 1ton
    1 dump with salt spreader, vibrating box, and belly blade
    1 Mustang 2070 Skid
  4. ljrce

    ljrce Senior Member
    Messages: 181


    i rin a 75 ford f100 with a 460 4 speed 7'6 western i belive it is
  5. dirt digger

    dirt digger Senior Member
    Messages: 619

    f-350 PSD dumptruck with fisher 9' and 8 foot v-box
    2 case super m backhoes for stacking and pushing
    case 1840 skidloader loads salt

    we mostly do private roads in new developments that havent been turned over to the township yet