Tag : Euclid TC-12

Contractor Forgotten companies

Forgotten companies: Eimco

Charles Fairbairn
Established in the 1880s, Eimco designed and built underground mining equipment. In a surprising move, it decided to go above ground and enter the track
Classic Machines Tractors

Classic Machines: Euclid’s TC-12 tractor

Charles Fairbairn
Perhaps no other track type tractor has quite the aura of mystery, is spoken of in reverent terms or has had so much misinformation published
Classic Machines Tractors

Classic Machines: Caterpillar’s first D9 tractor

Charles Fairbairn
When released in 1955, the Caterpillar D9D was one of the world’s largest and heaviest track type tractors, only exceeded in size by the Euclid