Facebook & Mini-Excavators

Being a part of the heavy machinery social media community is valuable for a host of reasons. Posting equipment questions, getting real user feedback, connecting with other users close to you, these are just a few.

From monitoring the activity in the community for news, sales, and other equipment related information, or taking an active role in being a contributing member. Heavy machinery or mini excavator pages on Facebook have endless benefits to being a part of their online community.


Today, we are going to be taking a look at some of the best Facebook pages for mini excavators. We did provide some variety on the different resources that are available on Facebook, and we are going to be taking a look at some of the biggest manufacturers of mini excavators and other industrial equipment, as well as some popular and helpful reseller pages.


Leaders in the Industry


1) Wacker Neurson


Wacker Neurson is one of the top companies internationally when it comes to producing high quality, heavy and light machinery. They have a pretty active community on Facebook too! On their page, they post photos and videos of their machinery being used around the globe. Currently, they are posting a lot of photos and videos of first-snows around the country, and people using their gear to clear out the snow.


2) Caterpillar


Caterpillar is another one of the most widely known brands when it comes to their reputation in high quality heavy and light machinery. They can not only boast that they have been around 100 years, but they also have over 1.7 million followers on their Facebook page.


3) Kubota


Kubota has been producing high-quality machinery in the US since 1969. One aspect of this company that we really appreciate is that they are incredibly active on their Facebook page, and are consistently posting about company news and activity at their locations, all over the globe.


4) Terex


Terex is another one of the powerhouse, international manufacturers of heavy equipment and machinery, including mini excavators. Though the company was founded in the US in 1933, they have an international customer base, and an engaged following on Facebook following of about 57,000.


Leading Industrial Equipment Resellers



1) Equipment Trader


Equipment Trader is a machinery reseller with a sizable following and a sense of humor. Take a look at their Facebook page for information on equipment and a good laugh as well.


2) Machinery Trader


Machinery Trader is another excellent educational page where you can find out more about specific pieces of heavy machinery. They also provide great resources for buying and selling equipment on their Facebook page.


3) Iron Planet


Like Machinery Trader, Iron Planet has a massive following of nearly a half a million people on Facebook alone. They also utilize their Facebook page for buying and selling equipment, informational purposes and a bit of fun too.


4) Ritchie Bros


Ritchie Bros have been around for more than 50 years, and are one of the leading auctioneers and resellers for industrial equipment.