The PD5 Vermeer pile driver has a 15-foot mast that can remain fully assembled when transporting and aided by a 90-degree rotating platform. Model PD5R features remote control. Transportation weights are 10,380 and 10,330 pounds, respectively.
The PD5 features machine-integrated controls located on the side of the machine. The PD5R features a full-function wireless remote control that can engage the hammer, align the pile to complete verticality using the auto plumb feature, and position the machine.
Both machines can utilize an optional laser receiver or a compatible third-party GPS system to help improve productivity by better aligning the machine to the specified pile install location.
Both pile drivers are powered by a Cat 49 horsepower diesel engine, have a forward travel speed of 2.4 mph, and feature a mast pull-down that is rigidly attached to the mast chain.