Start a Heavy Equipment / Machinery Business

Heavy equipment, heavy machinery or earthmoving equipment refers to heavy-duty vehicles, specially designed for executing construction tasks, most frequently ones involving earthwork operations or other large construction tasks.

The heavy equipment business is the process of manufacturing, selling or hiring out heavy equipment such as excavators, backhoe loaders, motor graders, trenchers, bulldozers, mining trucks etc. For the service business see Earthworks.

Target Market

This business serves other business (construction companies, mining companies), i.e. this is a B2B business. Sometimes it serves government projects (B2G model).

Business Models

  • Manufacture, sales and hiring of heavy equipment
  • Heavy equipment repair, maintenance and spares
  • Earthmoving equipment hire (with or withour driver), repairs, sales
  • Excavators supply and hire