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Top 100: Minimal Support Equipment

A new addition to Vermeer's HDD line is the D150x300 Navigator, the first HDD in the 100,000-plus-pound class to have a fully integrated climate-controlled two-person operator's station. The operator does all functions—including transport, drilling controls, crane and drilling-fluid controls—from the operator's station, minimizing support equipment and maximizing operator efficiency.

December 01, 2002

Vermeer D150x300 Navigator HDDA new addition to Vermeer's HDD line is the D150x300 Navigator, the first HDD in the 100,000-plus-pound class to have a fully integrated climate-controlled two-person operator's station. The operator does all functions—including transport, drilling controls, crane and drilling-fluid controls—from the operator's station, minimizing support equipment and maximizing operator efficiency. The drill offers up to 30,000 foot-pounds of torque and 150,000 pounds of pullback capability using a 400-hp Cat C-12 engine. Estimated price: $600,000.

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