Hydraulic Hammer Tips and Tricks: Getting the Most from Your Attachment

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Hydraulic hammers and breakers are an essential tool for many concrete demolition and rock excavation contracting companies, and can increase the earth moving productivity on the job site significantly when used properly. Our hydraulic attachment experts weighed in on how to get the most out of your hydraulic hammers and breakers for your excavators, backhoes,...... READ MORE

Our Top Featured Projects of 2017


Demolition projects galore. Epic road trips. Brand new products. 2017 was full of all kinds of new undertakings and adventures for the ShearForce Equipment crew. Check out the list of our Top Projects of 2017! Major Demolition Works Project on Vancouver Island One of our customers took on a large industrial facility demolition project on...... READ MORE

The Contractor’s Guide to Tackling Frozen Ground Excavation

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When a deep freeze sets in, even the softest of soils can quickly turn into a stubborn and concrete-like barrier to making progress with your earthmoving job and hitting your targets on time. Ground density depends on several factors, including moisture content, grain size, and surface temperature. Excavating and trenching machines with tools that can...... READ MORE

Winter Is On Its Way! Beat the Cold this Year with Xcentric Ripper

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Here at ShearForce, we believe there is the right tool for every job, especially when the temperature dips below zero. The Xcentric Ripper provides high frequency impact and vibrations for easier breakup when excavating frozen ground, hard ground, rock, and concrete. Watch the video below to see how customers in cold climates can take advantage...... READ MORE

We Moved! Stop by our New Facility in Gloucester Industrial Park in Langley

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WCM New Facility July 2017

It’s official! We made the big move to our new location last week in Gloucester Industrial Park in Langley, BC. This new larger facility will allow us to better meet your needs for years to come. Please take a moment to update your address book to our new coordinates: 27050 Gloucester Way, Langley, BC  V4W...... READ MORE

Denis Cimaf Brush Cutters Now Available at ShearForce Equipment

Denis Cimaf Brush Cutters

We’re excited to announce that we are now official dealers for Denis Cimaf brush cutting and mulching attachments in Western Canada! Boom and Front Mounted Brush Cutter Mulchers for Excavators, Backhoes, and Skid Steers. Intensive Work. High Productivity. • Versatile and easy to use land clearing tool ideal for right-of-way path cutting, forest fire prevention,...... READ MORE

See you in PG! ShearForce at the Canada North Resources Expo

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We hope to see you at this year’s Canada North Resources Expo in Prince George, BC! Where: CN Centre – 2187 Ospika Blvd S, Prince George, BC When: Friday, May 26 and Saturday, May 27, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm We invite you to join us for FREE at the show! Register online now and...... READ MORE

We’re Moving! Growing to Meet Your Needs.

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We are proud to announce that we are moving to a new larger location this July to better meet your needs. We will continue to provide you with the service you deserve from people you trust at our new facility in Gloucester Industrial Park in Langley, BC. Please take a moment to update your address...... READ MORE

Our Top 9 Featured Projects of 2016

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Far away lands. Unique excavation projects. Brand new products. 2016 was full of all kinds of new undertakings and adventures for the ShearForce Equipment crew. Check out the list of our Top 9 Featured Projects of 2016! Installing an XR50 Hydraulic Ripper in Dease Lake, BC Our adventurous heavy duty mechanic Tyler traveled almost 1,700...... READ MORE

Xcentric Ripper Makes An Impact Around the World

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The Xcentric Ripper® was originally designed for rock excavation and trenching projects in Spain. Using patented Impact Vibration Accumulation Technology, the attachment works with the natural rigidity of the rock, and the vibrations that are produced shake the material to deepen cracks for easier breakup. The Xcentric Ripper® is an exceptional tool for frozen ground...... READ MORE