Bucyrus International Inc.

Over its long history, Bucyrus acquired several companies, either to eliminate competition, or to add new products. In , it merged with Erie Steam Shovel Company, causing a further corporate name change to Bucyrus-Erie Company. This merger provided a line of small shovels, which Bucyrus previously lacked.

Bucyrus Public Library

 · 200 E. Mansfield St. Bucyrus, OH . Phone: 419-562-. Fax: 419-562-.

Nederland Area Historical Society

The Mining Museum is home to a Bucyrus 50B steam shovel whose epic move was chronicled on The History Channel's Mega Movers. One of the few remaining, operational, Bucyrus model 50-B still existing, this steam shovel weighs 130,000 pounds and is rated at 75 tons. 534 Bucyrus and Bucyrus-Erie 50-B shovels were built between and .

Historic Evansville

Bucyrus Steam Shovel Machine and Erecting Shop: Bucyrus Steam Shovel Power Plant: Sanborn Map: Aerial view of Howell during Flood: Aerial view of Perry township: Oil tanks in Ingleside area : Designed By: Tristate Software.

Construction Models

Challenger MT855E Crawler, 1:64 scale. $. 28.00. As of , Challenger® joined the proud brands that make up the AGCO® Corporation. AGCO® Corporation was founded in , and offers a full product line of agriculture equipment. The MT855E enters the market with around 500 hp ….

Sketches of Alaska: Bucyrus steam shovel at Pioneer Park

Marion Steam Shovel (Le Roy, New York) -... A brown rusted metal structure resembling a railroad boxcar with a rounded roof sitting in an overgrown field. On its right is a two-part shovel mechanism with gears, chains and a dipper at the end.

225 B Bucyrus Steam Shovel

The 225 B was one of the 'giant' steam shovels in the 's sporting a 6 cubic yard bucket. It would be a 'dwarf' alongside of the 105 cubic yard Silver Spade or the 130 cubic yard Gem which are electric shovels built by Bucyrus Erie that operate in Eastern Ohio.

Bucyrus Public Library

 · 200 E. Mansfield St. Bucyrus, OH . Phone: 419-562-. Fax: 419-562-.

Steam shovels

Nov 18,

The only Bucyrus model 50-B still existing, this steam shovel weighs 130,000 pounds and is rated at 75 tons. 534 Bucyrus and Bucyrus-Erie 50-B shovels were built between and . They were amond the largest tracked steam shovels in the world at that time. Until most were steam powered and moved on railroad tracks.

Bucyrus steam shovel at Pioneer Park, Fairbanks, Alaska

 · Bucyrus steam shovel at Pioneer Park, Fairbanks, Alaska. April 29, . This is a photo of the old steam shovel at Pioneer Park here in Fairbanks. It was used in the s to build the Davidson Ditch, a 90-mile long aqueduct that brought water from the upper reaches of the Chatanika River to gold dredges near Fairbanks. Supposedly it was used.

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Bucyrus Steam Shovel

Ruston-Bucyrus No4 front shovel of at Great Dorset Steam Fair .jpg. Formed in by Ruston & Hornsby of Lincoln, England and Bucyrus-Erie of Ohio, America. The Ruston company already had a long history of producing Steam excavators from the earliest machines.

Bucyrus International, Inc

Bucyrus management quickly capitalized on its Panama Canal success. In , it entered the small revolving steam shovel market by purchasing Vulcan Steam Shovel, acquired a new manufacturing site in Evansville, Indiana, and agreed to purchase the Atlantic Equipment Co.

Nederland Area Historical Society

PANAMA CANAL STEAM SHOVEL. BUCYRUS MODEL 50-B. One of the few remaining, operational, Bucyrus model 50-B still existing, this steam shovel weighs 130,000 pounds and is rated at 75 tons. 534 Bucyrus and Bucyrus-Erie 50-B shovels were built between and . They were among the largest tracked steam shovels in the world at that time.

Bucyrus steam shovel build 1

RMP is a real Mecca for fans of logging and possesses a number of machines: steam engines, steam winches (Steam Donkey), steam cranes, diesel locomotives, etc. Take a look at their website and you will see! RMP has a Steam Shovel model 50-B of Bucyrus-Erie, donated in by the firm Guy F. Atkinson. The year of construction is .

Industrial History: Bucyrus

 · Bucyrus-Erie Co. Bucyrus was founded in Bucyrus, OH, by Daniel P. Eells in . By it was producing 24 shovels per year and its #10 model was claimed to be "the largest and most powerful steam shovel ever built in this country." (So someone was building bigger shovels somewhere else in the world?) "Production innovations such as a new.

Bucyrus International Inc.

Over its long history, Bucyrus acquired several companies, either to eliminate competition, or to add new products. In , it merged with Erie Steam Shovel Company, causing a further corporate name change to Bucyrus-Erie Company. This merger provided a line of small shovels, which Bucyrus previously lacked.

Chapter 2: Bucyrus History

Most notably, 77 steam shovels were provided for the construction of the Panama Canal. Between and , 60% of the company's shipments were steam shovels, with 30% in dredges. Bucyrus bought land surrounding the plant between and , and developed the ….

Bucyrus 95

 · The 95-ton steam shovel was the largest of twelve steam shovels that Bucyrus offered between and , and was marketed as the most powerful shovel ever built. The ability to produce such capable machines for railroad expansion and mining afforded Bucyrus the rights to 77 of the 102 shovels ….

Bucyrus

Bucyrus International, Inc. is a manufacturer of heavy mining equipment. Founded in Bucyrus, Ohio, USA in , the headquarters were moved to its current location in South Milwaukee, Wisconsin in . It was an early producer of steam shovels. Its products now include large electric rope shovels, walking draglines, and rotary blasthole drills for the surface mining industry. Formerly Bucyrus.

BUILDING THE CANAL

A Bucyrus steam shovel is on standby, below the lock's west wall, awaiting the return of the spoil train. Construction debris is then loaded onto flat cars and hauled to a disposal site. This online exhibition is based on the Panama Canal Centennial exhibitions that were organized by the George A. Smathers Libraries to celebrate the.

Steam Shovel History

 · According to the company history, 77 Bucyrus shovels were used for the historic dig connecting the Atlantic and Pacific oceans [source: Bucyrus International]. Company lore even has it that President Theodore Roosevelt climbed aboard a 95-ton Bucyrus steam shovel while inspecting progress on the Panama canal in .

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