Benefits

  • Certified to up to 150kPa/kNm
  • Lite Guard provides huge cost savings in excavation work.
  • Managers can now provide a safe working environment for all below ground workers.

Excessive excavation cuts into job profits

  • Higher machine costs
  • Trucking costs
  • Lower production
  • Damaged services
  • Restoration costs
  • Top soiling
  • Road repair
  • Concrete replacement (curbs & paving)
  • Selected backfill if required (crushed rock)
Open Cut Method
Half Shielded
Using Lite Guard
Excavator 12 tonne
AUD 81.21 per hr
Excavator 12 tonne
AUD 81.21 per hr
Excavator 7 tonne
AUD 65.98 per hr
With 0.48cm bucket
30 seconds per cut

=62.72cm
=65 minutes

With 0.48cm bucket
30 seconds per cut

=33.18cm
=34.55 minutes

With 0.48cm bucket
30 seconds per cut

=11.52cm
=12 minutes

Total trench excavation per day
=23.65Lm per day=44.48Lm per day=128.00Lm per day
Total cost per minute
=AUD 27.48=AUD 14.61=AUD 4.13