Padding and Spoils Handling: Equipment Spotlight

May 2012, Vol. 67 No. 5
ALLU’s Pipeline Padder and Backfill

CRC-Evans Pipeline Int’l.
CRC-Evans and equipment manufacturer Laurini introduces a high volume padder to its line. The Super Padder self-loading, self-propelled machine is built to easily handle 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
The SPD-350 padding machine 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. 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,