Farm and construction equipment

R. Lal Kushwaha, Jude Liu

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Farmers and contractors in the United States currently claim assets of close to $2 trillion and employ over 8 million workers. The value of farm cash receipts exceeds $240 billion while the value of construction is well over a trillion dollars per year. The equipment currently consumes over 30 billion gal of fuel per year and uses more than 300 million gal per year of oils and greases (

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationHandbook of Lubrication and Tribology
Subtitle of host publicationVolume I Application and Maintenance, Second Edition
PublisherCRC Press
ISBN (Electronic)9781420003840
ISBN (Print)084932095X, 9780849320958
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2006


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Engineering(all)

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Kushwaha, R. L., & Liu, J. (2006). Farm and construction equipment. In Handbook of Lubrication and Tribology: Volume I Application and Maintenance, Second Edition (pp. 21-1-21-18). CRC Press.