News Release



March 7, 2017

Marco Chiarabelli

General Manager Soilmec North America



HOUSTON, TX. (March 7, 2017). —  For over twenty-five years, Soilmec has been a leader in providing quality equipment, service and solutions to the underground construction industry. The Soilmec product line contains the most advanced, powerful, versatile, and safest rigs in the industry.

This year Soilmec will display several of its rigs in Silver Lot Booth 5165 at ConExpo.

SR-145 HIGH TECH Drill Rig – Clean Sheet Design incorporating Soilmec’s largest and latest mast and rotary and able to perform multiple applications. The new SR-145 HT provides a major upgrade from the previous model and has increased performance, lower weight, and even more operator comfort and situation awareness with the latest DMS technology.

SR-30 EVOLUTION Drill Rig – The new SR-30 EVO is the evolution of Soilmec’s most popular drilling rig. The rig has increased rotary torque, a new wider operator cab, and faster pull-up and crowd functions, incorporated in a package almost 2 tons lighter in weight.

SM-14.3 Hydraulic Microdrilling Rig – Major revision of Soilmec’s best selling rig for Micropiles and for tieback Anchors. The new SM-14.3 has the same high level features and technical versatility in a model designed to reach the best performance in double-rotary method. The rig is fitted with the New kinematic mechanism with articulation joint 90° in order to drill parallel to the track or with the sliding rotary on the mast during anchoring version.

About Soilmec

Soilmec products include machinery and equipment specifically for underground construction and foundation engineering. Soilmec North America provides the US and Canadian markets with the latest equipment while backing these quality products with a hands-on customer service experience, including unbeatable after-sales service, operator training, and support.

The North American distributors for Soilmec equipment and technology are Champion Equipment Sales, LLC (Pacific US), American Equipment & Fabricating Corporation (Eastern and Central US), Western Equipment Solutions, LLC (Central US and Western Canada) and Equipment Sale & Service Limited (Eastern Canada).