KRC 140: Pipeline trenching for water supply


A KRC 140 Bullhead milling attachment excavates trenches in hard sedimentary rock to connect new elevated tanks to the drinking water grid.

In the district of Neundorf in the municipality of Rosenthal am Rennsteig, two new elevated tanks will supply water for the future. A large pit had to be excavated in bedrock before trenching for foundations and pipelaying could start. Mounted on a 26-tonne excavator, a KRC 140 Bullhead milling attachment from KEMROC completed all excavation work and trenching within expected tolerances and within expected timeframe …