Can anyone imagine how a thought can turn into a steam shovel, or a steam shovel into a thought?
He was too light for the work, which would have glutted the capacity of a steam shovel.
By taking off the center ridge this car can readily be restored to general service after completing the steam shovel work.
The steam shovel, or steam excavator, is a modified form of dredge adapted for excavating material on dry land.
The steam shovel occupies much the smaller part of his time.
The regular employees for operating a steam shovel are the engineman, cranesman, fireman and four laborers.
A watchman's time is not spent in drilling, or on a steam shovel while it is running.
The pit track in the rear of the steam shovel is used as a repair track for cars.
It was a square-faced man with beetling brows and a chin like the biting end of a steam shovel.
The cost of steam shovel work varies greatly with the different conditions affecting each piece of work.