The Dynapac Plate Compactor features a comprehensive range of forward plates that are specially designed for compacting asphalt and granular soils. They are ideal and most economical for small repair and maintenance work, such as driveways and pathways, parking lots and back-filling in trenches. Forward plates are also a complement to rollers that may not be able to operate effectively in confined spaces. The range of forward and reverse plates are an economical alternative or complement to a roller. These machines are specially designed to compact soil in confined areas, such as in trenches and parking lots.