Everything you need to know about hiring a water truck / cart
Water trucks are commonly using in mining and construction applications, primarily for dust control. Water trucks usually consist of a series of spray nozzles equipped with the mechanics to pump and spray water to remove overburden or to hydrate mines when they become dry. These trucks are different from a typical truck in that they must be able to contain a large volume of water, requiring special tank specifications and mounting apparatuses to include spray nozzles and associated equipment.
What water trucks can do:
Water trucks are also used for various other reasons. The construction industry used them for:
- Dust control
- Fire-prevention and protection
- Street wet downs
Types of water trucks
There are different types of water trucks involving:
- Off-highway water trucks
- Highway water trucks
Brands of water trucks
The leading brands include:
- Atlas Copco
- Ground Force
All of these leading brands can be found on PlantMiner’s website, we also have the widest selection of water trucks/carts available.
How much does a water truck / cart cost to hire?
The cost of hiring a water truck will depend on the type of water truck you require. The length of the project and if you require a wet or dry hire will also factor into the cost.
If you are looking to hire a water truck and would like some advice on which water truck to hire for your project, you can reach out to our equipment hire experts on 1300 550 434, or by getting water truck hire quotes online from local suppliers with PlantMiner.
We have a number of water trucks available for hire across Australia as well. We have suppliers who offer grader dry hire rates and grader wet hire rates. Select your city below for quotes: