Badger Equipment, located in Winona, Minn., is one of the leading companies that manufacture specialized earthmoving, railroad and material handling equipment. The company was established in 1945 and has produced more than 10,000 units since its inception. It specializes in providing a line of off-road use, of rubber tire excavators and attachments. Badger Equipment s various excavators offer power demand hydraulics, a feature that offers enhanced breakout force, diesel engines and sealed all-gear drives. The company offers Cruz-Air, an advanced rubber-tired hydraulic excavator offering the customer the ability to transport it to the job-site on its own power. It also offers the Burro line of lifters that provide handling of metal sheets, plated, coils, and bundles.