Variable Multipass Plough

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The most advanced pipe trenching technology in the world

Building on SMD’s reputation for the continuous development of plough technology, the Variable Multipass Plough range introduces further improvements and optimisation of the well proven SMD multipass pipe plough.

These models offer enhanced variable multipass capability, allowing the operator to remotely adjust the depth during trenching.

Advances in design including jetting, fore cutters, Hi-Tow points and the active share track, making the VMP range the most advanced pipe trenching technology in the world.

PRODUCT FEATURES

continuous tow load

Maximum product diameter

maximum trench depth capability

With multi-pass

control system

Designed for Maximum Performance

The VMP range is available with 150Te, 250Te or 350Te bollard pull from a 100Te to 200Te plough. It can also be supplied with air tank buoyancy for minimum ground pressure and as with any of our assets, SMD can provide a turnkey burial solution including in-house designed high sea state LARS, tow winch and umbilical system.

Applications
  • Oil and gas
  • Telecoms
  • Renewables
  • Cable maintenance

KEY FACTS

DIMENSIONS

Length: 18.5m to 21.4m
Width: 9.8m to 11.75m
Height: 8.5m to 9.65m

WEIGHT IN AIR (SKIDS)

140Te to 180Te

CABLE DIAMETER RANGE

Up to 1460mm

LARS

Available up to Sea State 5


Here to help

Graeme Walker

Trenching Sales

graeme.walker@smd.co.uk

+44 (0) 191 234 8690

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