Vintage heavy equipment

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

Bay City Model 30 crane

Pictured here in the late 1940s is a Bay City Model 30 crane hoisting concrete at a building site.

Koehring dry batch single drum mixer

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

Adams #10 road grader

Pictured here in 1931 is an Adams #10 road grader at work in Banff National Park.   The park...

International Harvester TD6 crawler tractor

Pictured here in 2018 is a fully restored International Harvester TD6 crawler tractor at HCEA Canada's Wheels & Tracks in Motion event. 

Koehring 505 hydraulic excavator

Pictured here in 1969 is a Koehring 505 hydraulic excavator at work on a Framat Construction Ltd. sewer job in Southwestern Ontario....

Autocar float tractor

Pictured here in 1957 is a newly delivered Autocar float tractor and Canadian-built King float trailer at work on its maiden run...

Hayes log haulers

Pictured here in 1958 is two Hayes log haulers assisting a 70 metre Douglas fir beginning its journey to Britain all the way from Vancouver Island....

HCEA Canada hosts Wheels & Tracks in Motion

Dozens of pieces of historical construction equipment came out of retirement on June 9 and 10 for Wheels and Tracks in Motion, hosted by...