EKT 100: A task requiring precision


To underpin a building, rock below the façade is carefully and precisely milled out by using a 25-tonne excavator with an EKT 100 drum cutter attachment.

To underpin a building in Paderborn, the construction company Karl Immig used a 25-tonne crawler excavator with a KEMROC EKT 100 rotary drum cutter. This was used to excavate rock from underneath a building with precision and with little vibration to create space for the necessary foundations. Thereafter the excavator-milling combination excavated trenches for services – and thanks to a 3D excavator grade control system, it was extremely fast and accurate …