Equipment Spotlight: Padding\Spoils Handling

May 2011, Vol. 66 No. 5
ALLU's D-Series attachments are designed for screening, crushing, mixing, and stabilizing a range of materials.

CRC-Evans Pipeline/Laurini
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CRC-Evans and equipment manufacturer Laurini introduces a high volume padder to its line. This self-loading, self-propelled machine is built to easily handle today's widest pipeline diameters from 36 inches and greater. Working from a comfortable distance that allows optimal visibility, a single operator controls all functions by wireless remote. In addition, the heavy-duty, ultra-stable machine is designed to work at all pipeline traverse angles, uphill or downhill. 281.999.8920,

Worldwide Machinery
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The SPD-350 padding machine is designed to perform padding/bedding operations, namely picking up waste material from alongside the ditch, screening it and placing fine selected material on top of the pipe. The SPD-350 has a screening area of 60 square feet and an operating weight of 83,500 pounds. Standard features include a CAT C-10 ATAAC 360 hp engine; hydrostatic closed circuit transmission; large screening area; Hydraulic Pilot Control system on both sides of operator platform for ease of use; and a safe and comfortable shock absorbent operator platform. Optional features include assist loading arm for different soil conditions; video monitor system; winterized arctic cold start package; and remote control. The shaker and conveyor systems are mounted on the same adjustable frame to ensure efficient production on steep terrain and allowing the conveyor belt to remain level. An adjustable cutting edge allows for easy excavation of virgin terrain. 800.383.2666,