Tuff-Lite Shield Rental – Shoreline Steel Trench Shields

Tuff-Lite Shield Rental – Shoreline Steel Trench Shields

Looking to rent a Tuff-Lite Shield Rental – Shoreline Steel Trench Shields in Upstate NY?  The Duke Company rents the highly regarded Tuff-Lite Shield Rental – Shoreline Steel Trench Shields in Rochester, Ithaca and Dansville NY. 

Tuff-Lite Shield Rental – Shoreline Steel Trench Shields has a unique tubular design redefines lightweight, high-capacity shielding. Boasting the highest strength-to-weight ratio of any double-wall steel shield on the market, Tuff-Lite™ shields are built to last.


These rugged, durable shields are designed especially for contractors and municipalities who utilize lighter excavators, but require higher capacities for deeper trenches or poor soil conditions.
  • Replaceable Top & Bottom Tubes
    protect your structure when pushing the shield to grade. Damaged tubes are readily replaced with no modification to shield structure.
  • Foam-Filled Walls
    prevent accumulation of water, dirt and debris.
  • Heavy-Duty Stacking Sockets
    assure proper alignment of stacked shields.
  • Thru-Wall Spreader Sockets
    penetrate end vertical supports for added strength and durability.
  • Easy-Access Lifting Pockets
    for ease of handling.
  • Heavy-Duty Pulling Eyes
    enable use of a sling to pull the shield, preventing damage to spreaders.
  • Certification Plate
    for quick reference to shield size, serial number and P.E.-Certified capacity.

Flat bottoms are standard on all Tuff-Lite™ shields. Knife-Edge bottoms are an available option
Psf = Pounds per square foot. ** Prior to use, refer to OSHA’s 29 CFR, Part 1926 (subpart P) and Manufacturer’s Tabulated Data for detailed explanation of soil types and product application. Type A soil not exceed 25 Psf per foot of depth; Type B soil not to exceed 45 Psf per foot of depth; Type C(60) soil not to exceed 60 Psf per foot of depth; Type C soil not to exceed 80 Psf per foot of depth. Note: Allowable depths are limited to 50 feet for practical purposes. Contact Speed Shore for applications exceeding posted allowable depths.


Speader Sets

*Includes 4 spreaders per set. Spreader Sets* Note: We strongly recommend the use of Pulling Eyes and certified slings when
dragging shields in the trench. Lightweight 5” spreaders may be damaged if used to pull shields.


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The Duke Company is a leading rental equipment, building supply, construction material & ice control products company in Upstate NY.  We have locations in Rochester NY, Ithaca NY, Dansville NY and Auburn NY.

As a locally-owned company, The Duke Company understands your standards of excellence and what it takes for you to serve your customers!

Rent Equipment in Rochester NY from The Duke Company

Rochester: (585) 292-9870

•  Hours: Monday – Friday from 7 am – 5 pm EST & Saturday from 8 am – 12 pm EST.

•  Address: 299 Jefferson Road, Rochester, NY  14623

Rochester Salt Facility:  (585) 292-9870

•  Hours: Monday – Friday: 5 am – 5 pm | Saturday & Sunday: 5 am – 10 am

•. Weather Events: Open Extended Hours

Ithaca New York Equipment Rental and Building Products - The Duke CompanyIthaca: (607) 347-4455

•  Hours: Monday – Friday from 7 am – 5 pm EST.

•  Address: 7 Hall Road, Ithaca NY  14850



Duke Company Rents Equipment in Danville NYDansville: (585) 335-5970

•  Hours: Monday – Friday from 7 am – 5 pm EST.
•  Address: 10131 Poags Hole Road, Dansville, NY 14437



The Duke Company - Auburn NY Equipment RentalAuburn:  (315) 515-3600

•  Hours: Monday – Friday from 7 am – 5 pm EST.

•  Address:480 Grant Avenue, Auburn, NY 13021