Heavy equipment refers to heavy-duty vehicles, specially designed for executing construction tasks, most frequently ones involving earthwork operations.They are also known as heavy machines, heavy trucks, construction equipment, engineering equipment, heavy vehicles, or heavy hydraulics.
Wed June 27, 2018. Volvo, LEGO Technic Team Up With Children to Create Wheel Loader of the Future. Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) and LEGO Technic construction toys have joined creative forces with a team of children to design a futuristic, autonomous construction machine.
This statistic represents the world's largest construction machinery manufacturers in 2017, based on construction equipment sales. That year, Caterpillar sold equipment to the value of around 26.6 billion U.S. dollars, and was ranked first.
This article provides a list of the largest hydroelectric power stations by generating capacity. Only plants with capacity larger than 2,000 MW are listed. The Three Gorges Dam in Hubei, China, has the world's largest instantaneous generating capacity (22,500 MW), with the Itaipu Dam in Brazil/Paraguay in second place (14,000 MW).