Tools for Construction Operators Saint John NB

Operators in Saint John used a variety of machines and attachments to complete the seven different tests of skill shown above. ME2203 mini excavator on a ramp: Use leveling feature to straighten cab, then touch several targets with boom.

KGC Building Supplies Ltd
(506) 674-2128
1143 Bayside Drive
Saint John, NB
 
Kent Home Improvement Warehouse
(506) 648-1000
85 Consumers Drive
Saint John, NB
 
Restore - Habitat For Humanity
(506) 635-7867
388 Rothesay Avenue
Saint John, NB
 
O'Brien J Stephen Dr Professional Corporation
(506) 857-4068
100 Arden Street
Moncton, NB
 
Home Hardware Building Centre
(506) 658-4663
1120 Loch Lomond Road
Saint John, NB
 
Home Hardware Building Centre
(506) 658-4663
1120 Loch Lomond Road
Saint John, NB
 
Ritchie's Building & Flooring Centre
(506) 633-2022
715 Rothesay Avenue
Saint John, NB
 
Discount Lumber & Window
(506) 859-0005
210 Millennium
Moncton, NB
 
Restore - Habitat For Humanity
(506) 635-7867
388 Rothesay Avenue
Saint John, NB
 
WindowWorld
(506) 877-0036
120 Halifax Street
Moncton, NB
 

Tools for Construction Operators

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Source: CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION MAGAZINE
Publication date: May 1, 2007



Operators used a variety of machines and attachments to complete the seven different tests of skill shown above.

  • ME2203 mini excavator on a ramp: Use leveling feature to straighten cab, then touch several targets with boom.
  • 3803ZT mini excavator with bucket: Maneuver bucket, with a bowling ball and chain attached, to knock over bowling pins surrounding machine.
  • 7503ZT mini excavator with bucket: Use bucket to knock soccer balls through a tire, “miniature golf” style.
  • MTL25 mini track loader with V-blade: Guide oversized soccer balls through an obstacle course, to score two “goals.”
  • MTL20 mini track loader with grabbing tool: Pick up a metal post set in concrete, a tree stump, and a large rock and place objects on specific targets, then reverse back into starting position.
  • 2109 skidsteer with 4-in-1 bucket: Pick up bowling pins with PVC tube attached to bucket, and place pins on a target. Pick up and drop more pins through a basketball hoop.
  • 2086 skidsteer with pallet forks: Obstacle course-style challenge, including (a) parallel parking; (b) lifting a block palette and placing palette on raised platform; (c) removing palette from opposite side of platform and replacing palette in original spot; (d) slalom course; (e) spinning cab and backing through a narrow opening; (f) pushing a soccer ball into a net; and (g) returning to starting point.

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