Vermeer has entered into a strategic alliance with LaValley Industries to distribute the DECKHAND pipe handling systems specifically configured for loading and unloading drill pipe in HDD applications.
- Fits any brand excavator in the 22- to 36-metric ton range
- 360º rotation, tilt and shift motions
- Directional drilling arm specifically designed to handle drill pipe from 3 to 7 in. in diameter, as well as mud motors, collars and crossover subs up to 9.5 in.in diameter
- V-shaped rubber lining on the inner housing allows for optimal grip
- Positive mechanical lock design