The SPX-960 is SUPERIOR's pipelayer equivalent to Caterpillar's 594 pipelayer. It has a maximum lifting capacity of 211,200 lbs (96,000 kg) and a tier 3 Caterpillar engine. Like all SUPERIOR pipelayers, it features a hydraulic system which allows to control the load with just one joystick.
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  • Main Features


With only 1 joystick, the operator can operate both winches and increase/decrease the engine's throttle. The machine's travel is controlled with a separate joystick.

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Anti-Tipping System

It monitors different lifting operations to avoid dangerous tilting and ensures the stability of the machine.

Freefall System

When the button is engaged, the load free-falls all the way to the ground.

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Transmission Pilot Levers

There are 2 extra pilot levers for the transmission which can assist the operator in making precise maneuvers, such as turning on a steep hill or making pin-point movements to couple the pipes.

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Boom Kick-Out System

This system will prevent the boom from excessive upward movement, thus ensuring you will never bend another boom.

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LCD Control Panel

The LCD control panel displays relevant information in a beautiful, easy to read, graphical interface. It can also be adjusted for day or night viewing.

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Anti-Two Block

The anti-two block sets a minimum distance between the top block and the hook block, preventing the 2 blocks from touching.

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