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The brand new Soilmec SM-15 HD

Flexibility, performance and a low environmental impact. These are the key points of the new  ​design of the most versatile and reliable rig for ​the micro drilling ​sector. 


The SM-15 HD use a larger and powerful diesel engine for heavy duty works and a  special undercarriage to increase performance in anchoring technology and Jet grouting.

SM-15 HD:  an extensive series of movements

The SM-15 HD stands out for an extensive series of  movements which make it possible to work in various positions and to perform lateral movements in total safety also in harsh environments. The rig can be set with three types of kinematic mechanism:

  • standard with cylinders and pin removal

  • with a slew ring for quick and precise adjustment +/- 180°

  • with the thoroughly studied 90° mast articulation, that allows to perform drilling on the side of the tracks

SM-15 HD: smoother operations and enhanced safety

To ensure smoother operations and enhanced safety SM-15 HD can be equipped with the new hydraulic/proportional panel on pivotal support arm, with controls clearly laid out and located within easy reach or with a full radio remote control. Moreover the base machine is fitted with the DMS’s LCD display to monitor and download rig parameters and to allow the remote connection to the rig with DMS Manager 4.0, the cloud running app for asset, fleet and site management.

SM-15 HD diesel engine 

SM-15 HD diesel engine features the engine Low idle control and efficient Load Sensing hydraulic plant to reduce noise, fuel consumption and carbon emissions. SM-15 HD is the right choice for Urban Area works, environment respect and operator comfort.

SM-15 HD: everything you need!

SM-15 HD is designed with hydraulic openable ​guard, ROM and SPM operation modes and can be fitted with the new carousel loading system or with the hydraulic arm to handle up rods & casings. All the accessories / devices ensure the highest level of accessibility, visibility and safety in compliance with latest safety standards.

Source: Soilmec S.p.A.