Extreme working conditions calls for extreme know how. Our team of heavy engineering experts will give you the best new Bucket build or old Bucket refurbishment to enhance your digging performance. With over 25 years of heavy steel fabrication & wear parts experience, we know what works best for you.
Get more bang for your Bucket and boost productivity with a stronger, more durable West-Trak Bucket on your Machine! We’re the experts at building & rebuilding heavy duty Rock Buckets that survive the toughest quarry & mining environments in the world. We’ve completed massive rebuild refurbishments on the biggest Excavator & Loader Bucket’s working in New Zealand, to improve their digging & wear life performance. We can refurbish your worn out excavator and loader Buckets, to “better than new” performance potential.
From extensive structural damage repairs to G.E.T replacements with the unrivalled MTG hammerless pin-on StarMet Tooth system. You’ll get guaranteed, rebuild solutions with our team of highly skilled engineers & technical staff who knows what works best to improve performance, reduce downtime & maintenance costs of your machinery. Our new Buckets are designed and engineered to world class quality standards and to meet OEM machine specifications. Key performance factors are part of our design process to ensure fast cycle times, good penetration, good fill factor and structural strength.
All Buckets are made using the highest quality, abrasion resistant steels and wear components, providing maximum strength and durability. Improved design and performance benefits include a reinforced bridge structure for extra strength and double radius curve to reduce bucket drag.
Designed and engineered to world class ISO6015 standards, you’ll get customized bucket solutions, made to order with improved design and performance benefits. Our vast experience in building and repairing large buckets gives you the confidence that we know our stuff. We offer a one-stop shop solution & lifetime back-up support with parts and service. You’ll get guaranteed high quality workmanship with correct form, fit & function.
To get started, simply speak to us about your needs. We’ll work closely with you to gain the necessary information and can visit your site to assess the working conditions and application. Using Solidworks software, our design team will prepare 3D working drawings to show how your bucket will look including all critical information of size, weight, capacity, materials and wear parts used. The components will be quantified and an estimate cost and build time provided. Once you’ve approved the concept drawings, we’ll initiate the build, keeping you updated throughout the process.
We only use the best brands of quenched and tempered, through hardened steels that comply to AS3597 and welding consumables that comply to AS/NZS 1554.4 standards. Our qualified welding staff are certified to AS/NZS 1554.4 and AS2980 welding procedure standards.
Our expertise in big Bucket engineering for over 25 years, gives you the confidence we have the capabilities and know-how of what works. On-going back-up support is part of the West-Trak Bucket solution, with huge stocks of replacement wear parts readily available for fast delivery, to keep your machines in action. Regular bucket assessments can be carried out to ensure optimum performance and customer satisfaction.
We know wear, we know Buckets. Call 0800 654 323 to discuss your needs.
One of biggest 24 tonne rock Buckets working in NZ, on a 400 tonne Excavator at OceanaGold macreas. West-Trak completed a full G.E.T conversion & rebuild.
A brand new 7m3 capacity, PC1250-8 Rock Bucket custom designed & built for Winstone Aggregates. Fitted with the hammerless pin-on MTG Starmet Tooth & Protector system.