Welcome to our newest Corporate Member!
The HCEA is honored to announce that Ransome Cat is our newest Corporate Member! Ransome was founded in 1916 as Giles & Ransome, a dealer for concrete and paving equipment dealer. It began representing Caterpillar in eastern Pennsylvania, southern New Jersey and northern Delaware in 1931, and is headquartered in Bensalem, PA. Thank you, Ransome Cat!
Got your 2014 HCEA Calendar yet?
The HCEA Calendar presents twelve beautiful images of vintage equipment. Click here for more information!
The Museum Collection Keeps Growing!
The National Construction Equipment Museum has received several new additions for its collection. Our newest arrivals include:
- c. 1950s Wayne 66 crawler crane
- 1951 Cat D7B crawler tractor
View an updated Museum equipment list, and images of the machines in our collection.
New Tractor Website Launched!
Roger Amato has launched a new website devoted to all types of older crawlers and dozers at www.classicdozers.com. The website with a banner picture of two dozers at the 2009 HCEA International Convention and Old Equipment Exposition, contains photo galleries with hundreds of pictures of crawlers, dozers, wheel dozers, and tracked loaders of all American manufacturers. Read more!
Otis Shovel Model Available!
The HCEA has launched a new line of custom scale models of historic construction equipment, and our first is as historic as they come: A 1/10 scale model of the Otis Steam Shovel, the machine that started it all in 1835. This is a limited-edition model, with only 70 being produced. It is available with manual operation by cranks for $4,500. (Please note that the air-powered, electronic servo drive option has been discontinued.) See our online store for details and ordering information.
HCEA Scholarship Available!
The HCEA is continuing to solicit applications for our engineering and construction management scholarships. Click here for more information and an application.