SP40-175 Side Grip Piling Rig

SP40-175 Side Grip Piling Rig


  • Install or extract sheet piles, H-beams, small diameter tubular piles, timber piles, lite piles, trench sheets up to 14m long.*1
  • Handle, pitch and drive, with computer-controlled accuracy, any of the above.
  • Work from floating pontoons, barges or above water with ease.


  • No rigging or de-rigging of equipment required
  • Work in and access areas conventional piling equipment cannot.
  • No expensive piling gates or guide required.
  • Install and extract piles in as little as 4m of headroom.*2


  • No manual handling, slinging or manual pile pitching required.
  • No working at height.
  • Rear vision from colour camera.
  • No leader mast or crane booms to topple over.
  • Install piles up to 6m away from base.

Standard Equipment
Bio oil, Rear view camera, Extra work lights, Flashing lights, Spill kit.

Optional Equipment
Height limiter, Auger.

Base Machine Specification

  • MACHINE TYPE - 175 LCV crawler excavator, hybrid modified to operate with side grip piling hammer.
  • ENGINE - six cylinder turbocharged 5785 cc: diesel engine producing 118 hp, meeting European stage II rating.
  • HYDRAULIC SYSTEM - twin axial piston pumps, producing 152 ltpm each, operates on synthetic biodegradable BD46 hydraulic oil.

Base Machine Dimensions*2

A Overall width of upper structure 2490 mm
B Overall width of cab 960 mm
C Overall height of cab 2930 mm
D Tail swing radius 2450 mm
E Overall height of boom 3150 mm
F Clearance under counterweight 1040 mm
G Ground clearance 460 mm
H Tumbler distance 3230 mm
I Track length 4030 mm
J Track gauge 2200 mm
K Track shoe width 800 mm
L Overall length 8730 mm
M Overall track width 2800 mm
  Overall weight of machine 17,800 kg
  Ground pressure 0, 32 kgf/cm²

Base Machine Working Ranges*3

  A Maximum reach 9070 mm
B Maximum reach at ground level 8900 mm
C Maximum reach depth 6220 mm
D Maximum reaching height 8820 mm
E Maximum pile reaching height 6080 mm
F Maximum downwards reach 5230 mm
G Maximum pile reach 5980 mm

Hammer Attachment Specification *4

Model type SP40
Weight 1830 kg
Height 2070 mm
Width 1002 mm
Depth 1148 mm
Headroom 1810 mm
Articulation 360°
Tilt angle 45° L/R
Oil flow at 270 bar 120 Ltpm
RPM 3000 @270 bar
Vibraforce 400 KN
Piling Action Vibratory

Ale Piling’s equipment may be interchangeable and accept alternative equipment, if required.
*1 pile length and section suitability is subject to ground conditions and environmental considerations.
*2 minimum working height is subject to certain requirements, please ask for details.
*3 & *4 are excavators manufactures guidance figures, if your requirements are similar to these figures, please ask for confirmation.
Ale Piling accept no liability for the accuracy of these figures. As the company has a policy of continual improvement these figures can be changed without notice.

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