Achieve infinite pipe placement possibilities with the 360° swing capacity and stability up to a 35° slope.
Do everything traditional side-booms can, and so much more with the E-series Volvo pipelayers. As well as lowering in, you can take advantage of infinite placement possibilities utilizing the unique 360° swing capacity, coupled with the stability to work safely up to a 35° slope. The class-leading excavator-based design enables superior capacities, and maximum return on investment thanks to its versatility to take on many jobs.
Handle large, heavy pipes with ease with the highly productive E-series Volvo pipelayers. Offering superior capacities coupled with a unique design, they are the most stable and safe pipelayers in their class for working on slopes. The PL4809E is classified with up to 102 ton (225,000 lb) tipping capacity.
Increase operator productivity with the industry-leading, spacious and comfortable cab. The ROPS-safety certified cab provides ergonomically positioned controls, and excellent vibration and noise insulation. The hydraulic cab riser system offers excellent visibility both into the trench and around the worksite. The controls are based on the excavator cab layout meaning you can pick from a large pool of operators.
Get the most out of your investment by utilizing the versatility of the excavator-based rotating Volvo pipelayer. The machines can be easily converted from the pipelayer to a standard excavator in just half a day and used with any excavator attachment.
Take on many applications with one machine thanks to its 360° swing, including loading/offloading, tie-ins, and feeding pipe-bending machines. The 360° swing enables you to work all around the machine in a stationary position, so you can avoid moving the tracks and damaging the ground, as well as increase safety on the jobsite.