Rock Scaling


Using a RockWheel for Limestone Scaling

Dec 01, 2014
Trenching and mass rock excavation projects come complete with a unique set of challenges. Each surface has certain qualities that make different cutter drums better equipped to accomplish the task.…

Concrete Grinders Excel in Sensitve Concrete Scaling Project

Jul 07, 2014
Alpine’s TC-D (147 hp / 110kW) hydraulic rock and concrete grinder was used to precisely remove aged concrete on a highly sensitive spillway prior to resurfacing on the Black River in upstate NY. The project required precise removal of concrete…

4 Tips for Efficient Concrete Scaling when Precision Matters

May 06, 2014
The transverse RockWheel is the ideal tool for concrete scaling and the rehabilitation of concrete structures.  The RockWheel delivers impressive results and are more convenient than hydraulic hammers. They are easier to control and afford premium precision when working with sensitive structures.…

3 Reasons to Scale Loose Debris with a RockWheel

May 02, 2014
Mass rock excavation projects are tall tasks that present many technical areas of difficulty and call for a certain level of professionalism. Different conditions dictate best practices at construction sites. Depending on how hard the surface is, and what elements…

Using a Drum Cutter for Limestone Scaling

Oct 17, 2013
Trenching and mass rock excavation projects come complete with a unique set of challenges. Each surface has certain qualities that make different cutter drums better equipped to accomplish the task. Some situations call for smaller and more precise attachments, others…