Compaction attachments for earthmovers are perfect for compaction in new construction, roadwork and more. United Rentals offers compaction wheels and vibratory plate compactor attachments for backhoes, excavators and mini excavators. Compactor wheels work by breaking up chunks of soil and filling the gaps in the surface, ensuring soil stability. Our backhoe compaction wheels range in width from 18 inches to 24 inches, and our excavator compactor wheels range from 24 inches to 36 inches in width. Vibratory plate compactors use hydraulics to compact soil for surface preparation for new construction, roadwork or other leveling work.
Compaction accessories can be attached to various earthmovers depending on the model and specifications. We offer compaction attachments for backhoes, excavators and mini excavators. Compactor wheels and plate compactor attachments can be attached to backhoes, excavators and mini excavators.
The most common types of compaction attachments for earthmoving equipment are wheel compactors and vibratory compactors. Our wheel compactors can be attached to backhoes, excavators and mini excavators. They are ideal for compacting soil in trenches, around foundations and on slopes. Compaction wheels come in various sizes to accommodate different machines and job requirements.
Vibratory plate compactors compact granular soil, gravel and asphalt, making them suitable for road repair, utility work and paving projects. These compaction attachments are ideal for trenching, foundation work, road construction, utility installations and slope stabilization.
Operators can use compactor attachments on all soil types, including sand mixes, gravel, asphalt and dirt. However, consider the depth and density of the soil when choosing your compactor wheel or vibratory plate compactor. Contact your local United Rentals if you need assistance selecting the proper compaction attachment for your backhoe, excavator or mini excavator.