Vintage

Vintage heavy equipment and the historic construction sites the machines helped build.

Welland Canal construction

Pictured here, in 1924, is the construction of Lock #5 of the Welland Canal. The canal, under construction from 1913 to 1935, had production numbers...

Terex 33-19 Titan prototype haul truck

Pictured here in 1975 is the Terex 33-19 Titan prototype haul truck in action.  Planned in the late 1960s and built in the London, Ontario,...

P&H Model 1055 cable shovel

Pictured here in the late 1950s is a P&H Model 1055 cable shovel at work removing overburden at the Cassiar Mountain Asbestos Mine in Northern British Columbia. The...

Vintage Caterpillar D2

Pictured here in 2012 is a vintage Caterpillar D2 crawler headed for the International Plowing Match held at Roseville, Ontario, near Waterloo.  The Historical Construction...

Koehring single drum mixer pouring concrete

Pictured here in 1947 is a Koehring dry batch single drum mixer at work pouring concrete during expansion of the Mount Hope airport near...

Welland Ship Canal Gate Lifter

Pictured here in 1932 is the Welland Ship Canal Gate Lifter on its trial run. It was an excellent example of Canadian ingenuity. Built in...

Telephone City Gravel Supply in Brantford, Ontario

Pictured here in 1948 is a stationary aggregate plant operated by Telephone City Gravel Supply Ltd. In Brantford, Ontario. Started a few years earlier by...

A Caterpillar 977 crawler loader in 1962

Pictured here in 1962 is a new Caterpillar 977 crawler loader owned by A. Cope & Sons, a contractor based in Hamilton and Sarnia,...