The mast, which consists of four sections including jib, can reach a total height of 20 metres. The machine’s  undercarriage can be hydraulically widened to a maximum outer dimension of 5 metres, which provides extra stability during the work. The VDH Sheet Piler is also available with a hydraulic telescopic mast.


In place of the original ballast weight, Van den Heuvel has developed a special weighted frame, on which the powerpack is placed. Hydraulic cylinders at the back of the frame make it easy to remove the power pack. This reduces the transport  eight, for cost-efficient transport. The power pack with frame also serves as a counterweight. Depending on the machine’s power rating, Van den Heuvel gives you the choice of a separate power pack and separate vibratory hammer. This ensures that the latest requirements can always be met. The combination in which the drive runs via the vibratory hammer provides optimum performance. All VDH machines in production today are powered by a Stage V engine.


• Range of approximately 19 metres
• Straight, fast and very accurate installation of sheet piles (up to 17 metres long)
• Compressive prestress on sheet piling
• Capacity and speed for optimum performance
• Hydraulically adjustable undercarriage
• Convenient dimensions and low transport weight
• Configurable to customer requirements
• CE certified and compliant with foundation standard NEN-EN 16228


Service & overhaul

Our service department repairs, maintains and overhauls piling rigs. All our employees are experienced, highly trained and possess a great deal of knowledge. Regardless of which type of rig or make, we make sure that you have full confidence in your equipment.

Van den Heuvel support

Van den Heuvel has a team of mechanics with fully equipped service vans waiting for you. Our service department is experienced, well-trained, and operational throughout Europe to quickly resolve the failure of your foundation machine.

In our warehouse we have a large stock of parts. If a part is not in stock, we can order it for you and deliver it quickly.

Bespoke service

We carry out complete overhauls, giving your piling rig a whole new lease of life in an as-new condition. But you might also opt for partial modifications. This might include cabins and undercarriages. Our service engineers will serve you either at our workshop in Werkendam or on-site.

Repairs and malfunctions

You must be able to rely on your piling rig at all times. If the technology lets you down, you can depend on our engineers to help, either in our workshops or on-site. If you’ve suffered a malfunction, then call us on +31 (0)183 502 655 (also available outside office hours).

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