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PipeLine Machinery International (PLM) - 71H Pipe Layers

PLM presents the 71H pipelayer. Caterpillar® quality without compromise. With the support of Caterpillar and the engineering expertise of Vanguard Equipment Inc., the challenge was met to create a utility-capacity pipelayer in the Tier 4 Interim/EU Stage IIIB class, designed for lifting 60,000 lb. (27 215 kg).

The Cat® C6.6 ACERT™ engine meets worldwide emission standards while providing outstanding engine performance, fuel efficiency and long-term durability. The specifications of the 71H pipelayer makes it the preferred choice for utility type tasks on a pipeline job-site that include lifting, handling and laying down pipe. The compact design of the counterweight provides maximum lift capability and optimum weight distribution. The drawbar is able to accommodate a wide range of attachments. The 71H is also ready to be outfitted for tasks such as welding.


Key specifications
Lift Capacity 60,000 lbs. (27 215 kg)
Engine Model Cat® C6.6 ACERT™
Flywheel Power 150 hp (112 kW)

Company Info

15434 Cypress North Houston
Cypress, TX
US, 77429


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