Wacker Neuson Presents New and Advanced Versions of its Vibratory Rammers and Vibratory Plates

Vibratory Plates

Wacker Neuson SE unveiled the world's most powerful vibratory plate – the DPU 130 recently. The company has also been busy developing several other innovative vibratory rammers and vibratory plates with a focus on improving performance and ease-of-use.

Vibratory plate delivers same power as a 7t roller

The DPU 130 from Wacker Neuson is the world's most powerful and modern vibratory plate. The remote-controlled plate is expanding the boundaries of vibratory plate performance by delivering enough compaction performance to replace small and medium-size compaction rollers weighing up to seven tons. The DPU 130 is also raising the bar in safety and user friendliness for soil compaction jobs. In addition to delivering best-in-class performance, the remote-controlled plate is designed for extreme flexibility and is significantly more maneuverable than even some large walk-behind vibratory plates. The infrared remote control ensures that operators can work safely and are not affected by emissions or vibrations.

Rammers from Wacker Neuson have been setting the standard for the past 80 years

Vibratory Rammers
"We have chosen the 80th anniversary of the vibratory rammer to present powerful and user-friendly new additions to our rammer portfolio," announces Oliver Kolmar, product manager for soil and asphalt compaction at Wacker Neuson. Wacker Neuson's successful track record in rammer production started back in 1930 with the launch of the world's first electric rammer. The machine has come a long way since then, driven by various Wacker Neuson inventions that have culminated in a number of firsts. The Wacker Neuson rammer, for example, was the first device of its kind to feature a combustion engine in 1952. The latest version of the two-cycle rammer with the company's own WM 80 engine delivers significantly lower emission levels and has an optimized engine protection system. "Not only does the two-cycle engine emit negligible carbon monoxide but also its total carbon monoxide, nitrogen oxide and hydrocarbon emissions are lower than those produced by any four-cycle engine," explains Kolmar. "The fact that more than 50% of all rammers sold worldwide use a two-cycle engine speaks for itself." A number of other changes have been made to the new series of rammers: The starting performance has been optimized, and the streamlined housing makes the rammer easier to handle and also facilitates the job of compacting soil along walls. Wacker Neuson has also improved the performance of its four-cycle rammer. "This is the first four-cycle rammer that comes close to matching the performance of our extremely powerful two-cycle rammers," says Kolmar.

High-performance mid-size vibratory plates

Wacker Neuson has also further developed its offering of mid-size vibratory plates with weights ranging from around 400 to 500 kg and delivering 40 to 65 kN of compaction force. The DPU 4545 H, DPU 5545 H and DPU 6555 are newer versions of proven devices that now deliver improved all-round performance, including a significant improvement in compaction performance. "We have been able to increase centrifugal forces by 5 kN on these plates, and thus increase forward speed. The improved compaction performance means a significant gain in productivity for operators," explains Oliver Kolmar. In addition, the forward and reverse speeds of the new plates have been brought into line, which results in higher-quality surface finish. Overall, the machines are now more robust and durable. "This new generation of mid-size plates has enabled us to improve on an already excellent product," states Kolmar.

Lightweight vibratory plates with excellent ergonomics

Wacker Neuson has also developed a new series of lightweight vibratory plates. During development of the single direction plates and reversible plates weighing up to 100 kg, the focus was firmly placed on operators and their requirements. "The new small vibratory plates have a number of special features that are unique in the market," reveals Kolmar. The unique, specially formed base plate is the key to the plate's excellent maneuverability. The device is particularly easy to rotate, and even sharp turns will not damage hot asphalt surfaces. Furthermore, the shape of the base plate allows the machine to deliver outstanding compaction performance along edges. A fold-down guide handle makes the machine even more versatile and more compact to transport. All plates have a unique handle design that enables users to securely hold the machine at different points and even operate it from the side. An integrated trolley for quick and easy transportation on construction sites is a further first for vibratory plates of this size.

Plates in the 250 kg segment with outstanding power/weight ratio

The slightly larger DPU 3750 and DPU 3760 plates also ensure high levels of mobility on construction sites. This is due to their proven integrated wheels. This makes them the only machines in the 250 kg weight category that can be moved easily to where they are needed once a job has been completed. They also deliver unusually high compaction performance for machines of their size. "37 kN DPU-series vibratory plates have an unbeatable power/weight ratio," explains Oliver Kolmar. Both plates are available in electric starter and manual start versions.

NBMCW February 2011

Click Here
To Know More / Contact The Manufacturer
Please provide your details we will contact you as soon as possible
Please let us know your name.
Invalid Input
Please let us know your Designation.
Invalid Input
Please let us know your City.
Please let us know your State.
Please let us know your Country.
Please let us know your Contact Number.
Please let us know your email address.
Please brief your query.

INNOMAC displays complete range of products

INNOMAC showcased a complete range of new and innovative Bar Cutting Machines and Bar Bending Machines in 42, 52 and 55 models at Excon 2019. The machines are designed and manufactured to meet the requirements of the Indian Read More ...

TWF offers Safety Shoring Equipment & Mobile Road System for sale, rental & leasing

TWF offers Safety Shoring Equipment & Mobile Road System for sale, rental & leasing TWF Shoring India LLP is an Indian subsidiary of TWF Tiefbautechnik GMBH which offers sale and rental consultation, in-house design of special customer-specific solutions, logistics, spare parts supply as well as training and sale Read More ...

BKT enters three-year agreement with Laliga

Indian off highway tire manufacturing major Balkrishna Industries Limited (BKT) has entered a three-year agreement with Spanish Football league Laliga, under which, BKT will become the global official partner for Laliga. This will afford Read More ...

BELLSTONE signs distribution tie-ups with ICARO Machinery of Italy, Masterpec of U.S.A, and Techno of Singapore

BELLSTONE Hi-Tech International is a ‘supermarket’ of construction machinery, concrete mixer, bar bending & bar cutting machines, testing instruments, laboratory equipment for soil, concrete and steel, and safety & survey equipment Read More ...

Hydro Dyne Industries offers Bolt Tensioners for all Types of Applications

Bolt tensioning is now the preferred method of tightening bolts and studs on all critical applications. Bolt tensioners are designed for operation in a wide variety of applications including pipeline flanges Read More ...

Robbins offers attractive options to contractors to make its - TBM cost-effective

US Tunnel Boring Equipment manufacturer, The Robbins Company, will continue to make owning and operation of its TBMs cost-effective for Indian contractors. It will also explore newer vistas of engagement with Read More ...

Doosan Bobcat India sees a growing market for its light towers - and compressors

At bauma CONEXPO India, Doosan Bobcat showcased its light towers and compressors. According to BS Srinivas, Director - Portable Power and Ramachandran N, GM - Sales & Marketing, Doosan Bobcat is Read More ...

JK Tyre launches MINE Champion for the OTR segment

JK Tyres unveiled the company's new 14.00-25 36PR Mine Champion E4/L4 OTR Tyre during bauma CONEXPO INDIA, which has been specifically developed for the new-age Tipper Trucks and Wheel Loaders in Read More ...

Apollo Tyres takes 360-degree approach to promote its off-highway tyres

A new entrant in the Indian off-highway tire market, Apollo Tyres, has carve out a niche in this highly competitive business segment by offering a high quality & differentiated products backed by Apollo's Brand promise Read More ...

BKT AGRIMAX Tires Fitted onto Escorts' First Driverless Tractor

On September 6, 2018, when Escorts presented its Automated Concept Tractor at a grand event in New Delhi, attended by thousands of viewers, BKT was equally proud to announce that the new tractor range was Read More ...

BKT plans greenfield projects in USA and Waluj and new line in Bhuj

The Board of Directors of BKT, a market leader in the mining tyres segment, has firmed a capital expenditure (capex plan) of up to $100 million for setting up a greenfield tire plant with a capacity of 20,000 MT p.a in USA Read More ...

Escorts launches Autonomous Farming Solutions with India’s first Automated Concept Tractor

At Esclusive 2018, Escorts’ annual innovation platform, the engineering conglomerate launched India’s first Automated Concept Tractor that brings the power of next generation digital vehicle technologies for enabling Read More ...

Doosan Portable Compressors and Light Towers

Doosan Bobcat India Pvt. Ltd. is a subsidiary of the Doosan Group, which took over the global business of Bobcat and Portable Power Business of Ingersoll Rand in 2007. Ingersoll Rand pioneered the introduction Read More ...

Parth Rubber Tech presents wide range of track pads

Parth Rubber Tech Pvt. Ltd. was present with its comprehensive range of track pads for use in asphalt / concrete pavers and excavators. Parth rubber track pads feature better installation and replacement Read More ...

Quest Informatics offers advantages of BOT engagement

Quest Informatics’ BOT engagement model brings twin advantages of integrated offerings and change management to clients. BOT engagement covers the entire range of before-market Read More ...

Attivo signs MoU with Telangana Govt to set up infrastructure equipment manufacturing park

Attivo Economic Zones Private Limited, an initiative of Kanoria Foundation entity Srei, and the Government of Telangana has announced a 50:50 JV to accelerate industrial growth and socio Read More ...

New Building Material & Construction World

New Building Material & Construction World
MGS Architecture

Modern Green Structures & Architecture

Modern Green Structures & Architecture

Lifting & Specialized Transport

Lifting & Specialized Transport

Indian Infrastructure & Tenders Week

Indian Infrastructure & Tenders Week