Protectores/cajas de aluminio

United Rentals’ aluminum trench shields or trench boxes for rent provide strength while being lightweight, typically weighing around half as much as steel trench shields. Nuestra línea integral incluye protectores populares, así como modelos para servicio pesado. We also carry a Modular Aluminum Panel Shields (MAPS) system, which can be assembled in minutes and is designed to adapt with site requirements. Ambos sistemas ayudan a proteger a los trabajadores si ocurre un colapso. Learn more on How to Choose the Right Trench Protective System.

 

FAQs about Aluminum Boxes & Shields

What size jobs are aluminum trench shields or boxes used for?

  • Aluminum shields or trench boxes are perfect for smaller jobs, providing exceptional strength with as little as half the weight of steel trench shields.

When should a trench box be used?

  • OSHA requires that a trench box be used for all trenching or excavations that are 5 ft. or greater in depth.

What are the three main methods of protection against cave-ins?

  • According to OSHA, to prevent cave-ins you must slope or bench trench walls, shore trench walls with supports, or shield trench walls with trench boxes.
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Código de clase de categoría
940-8705

Adjustable Spreader, 22 in.-36 in.

  • Aluminum or steel options
  • Adjust trench box from 22"-36"
  • Easy to transport and set up
  • Sturdy and reliable construction
  • Uses: Accessory for trench box systems that allows for more flexibility in the trench
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Código de clase de categoría
940-8707

Adjustable Spreader, 28 in.-46 in.

  • Aluminum or steel options
  • Adjust trench box from 28"-46"
  • Easy to transport and set up
  • Sturdy and reliable construction
  • Uses: Accessory for trench box systems that allows for more flexibility in the trench
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Código de clase de categoría
940-8710

Adjustable Spreader, 34 in.-55 in.

  • Aluminum or steel options
  • Adjust trench box from 34"-55"
  • Easy to transport and set up
  • Sturdy and reliable construction
  • Uses: Accessory for trench box systems that allows for more flexibility in the trench
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Código de clase de categoría
940-8712

Adjustable Spreader, 36 in.-60 in.

  • Aluminum or steel options
  • Adjust trench box from 36"-60"
  • Easy to transport and set up
  • Sturdy and reliable construction
  • Uses: Accessory for trench box systems that allows for more flexibility in the trench
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Código de clase de categoría
940-8715

Adjustable Spreader, 42 in.-66 in.

  • Aluminum or steel options
  • Adjust trench box from 42"-66"
  • Easy to transport and set up
  • Sturdy and reliable construction
  • Uses: Accessory for trench box systems that allows for more flexibility in the trench
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Código de clase de categoría
940-8720

Adjustable Spreader, 52 in.-88 in.

  • Aluminum or steel options
  • Adjust trench box from 52"-88"
  • Easy to transport and set up
  • Sturdy and reliable construction
  • Uses: Accessory for trench box systems that allows for more flexibility in the trench
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Código de clase de categoría
940-8725

Adjustable Spreader, 72 in.-104 in.

  • Aluminum or steel options
  • Adjust trench box from 72"-104"
  • Easy to transport and set up
  • Sturdy and reliable construction
  • Uses: Accessory for trench box systems that allows for more flexibility in the trench
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Código de clase de categoría
940-8724

Adjustable Spreader, 72 in.-108 in.

  • Aluminum or steel options
  • Adjust trench box from 72"-108"
  • Easy to transport and set up
  • Sturdy and reliable construction
  • Uses: Accessory for trench box systems that allows for more flexibility in the trench
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Código de clase de categoría
940-8726

Adjustable Spreader, 84 in.-108 in.

  • Aluminum or steel options
  • Adjust trench box from 84"-108"
  • Easy to transport and set up
  • Sturdy and reliable construction
  • Uses: Accessory for trench box systems that allows for more flexibility in the trench
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Código de clase de categoría
940-8727

Adjustable Spreader, 96 in.-120 in.

  • Aluminum or steel options
  • Adjust trench box from 96"-120"
  • Easy to transport and set up
  • Sturdy and reliable construction
  • Uses: Accessory for trench box systems that allows for more flexibility in the trench
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Código de clase de categoría
940-9845

Aluminum Trench Box Extension Leg Kit, 2 ft.

  • Extend your trench clearance 2'
  • Accessory kit for aluminum trench box rentals
  • Easy to transport and set up
  • Contact United Rentals with your requirements
  • Uses: Accessory kit for aluminum trench boxes that offers 2' of additional clearance above trenches
Trench Safety and Shoring
Código de clase de categoría
942-6776

Aluminum Trench Box, 4 ft. by 6 ft.

  • Telescoping spreader sets in a wide variety of sizes
  • Pulling and lifting lugs
  • Foam-filled sidewall prevents dirt and moisture from building up, reducing friction
  • United Rentals will contact you to confirm requirements
  • Uses: Ideal for protecting workers from weight of soil in the event of a cave-in
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Código de clase de categoría
942-9257

Aluminum Trench Box, 6 ft. by 8 ft.

  • Reliable and durable construction
  • Lightweight trench shield system, pipe clearance can vary
  • Can easily be transported via pickup truck
  • Contact United Rentals with your requirements
  • Uses: Ideal for light duty shoring trenches 6' by 8'
Trench Safety and Shoring
Código de clase de categoría
942-6778

Caja de aluminio para zanja de 6' x 6'

  • Tamaño: 6' x 6'
  • Separadores telescópicos
  • Protector de zanja liviano
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Código de clase de categoría
942-9092

Aluminum Trench Box, 8 ft. by 10 ft.

  • Reliable and durable construction
  • Lightweight trench shield system, pipe clearance can vary
  • Telescoping spreaders included
  • Contact United Rentals with your requirements
  • Uses: Ideal for light-duty shoring trenches 8' by 10'
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Código de clase de categoría
942-9111

Aluminum Trench Box, 8 ft. by 12 ft.

  • Reliable and durable construction
  • Lightweight trench shield system, pipe clearance can vary
  • Can easily be transported via pickup truck
  • Contact United Rentals with your requirements
  • Uses: Ideal for light-duty shoring trenches 8' by 12'
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Código de clase de categoría
942-9116

Aluminum Trench Box, 8 ft. by 14 ft.

  • Reliable and durable construction
  • Lightweight trench shield system, pipe clearance can vary
  • Telescoping spreaders included
  • Contact United Rentals with your requirements
  • Uses: Ideal for light-duty shoring trenches 8' by 14'
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Código de clase de categoría
942-9310

Aluminum Trench Box, 8 ft. by 16 ft.

  • Reliable and durable construction
  • Lightweight trench shield system, pipe clearance can vary
  • Telescoping spreaders included
  • Contact United Rentals with your requirements
  • Uses: Ideal for light-duty shoring trenches 8' by 16'
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Código de clase de categoría
942-9315

Aluminum Trench Box, 8 ft. by 6 ft.

  • Telescoping spreader sets in a wide variety of sizes
  • Pulling and lifting lugs
  • Foam-filled sidewall prevents dirt and moisture from building up, reducing friction
  • United Rentals will contact you to confirm requirements
  • Uses: Ideal for protecting workers from weight of soil in the event of a cave-in
Manhole Box icon with white background
Código de clase de categoría
942-9084

Aluminum Trench Box, 8 ft. by 8 ft.

  • Reliable and durable construction
  • Lightweight trench shield system, pipe clearance can vary
  • Telescoping spreaders included
  • Contact United Rentals with your requirements
  • Uses: Ideal for light-duty shoring trenches 8' by 8'