Compaction is the process of using vibration to remove air from the base material. This improves the density of the base, which gives your project a solid foundation. Ground Compaction is an essential part of many construction and concrete projects. Without proper base compaction, ground shifting can happen which can lead to massive issues down the road. Compaction Equipment will help you avoid these issues.
There are two main types of compaction equipment that are used on job sites – Plate Compactors & Tamping Rammers (Jumping Jacks). For more info on the difference between these and when to use which type, head over to our blog – Rammer Vs. Compactor
Operating compaction equipment is quite simple. There are a few key aspects to pay attention to when using a compactor – they can be found here.