Ditch Witch to Showcase Latest Underground Construction Equipment and Training Services at Bauma 2016

PERRY, Okla. (U.S.A.), March 10, 2016 – Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine Works Company, will be showcasing innovative equipment designed to help global, underground construction operators be more productive and confident on the job at the 2016 bauma event. Customer-driven equipment will be on display in Ditch Witch Booth B3-412 at the international trade fair center in Munich, April 11 to 17.

Ditch Witch equipment making its bauma debut includes the new line of walk-behind trenchers and the Ditch Witch-exclusive OptiCut™ digging system, both designed to maximize customer ROI and optimize jobsite production and performance. Also new to bauma, the Ditch Witch organization will feature its cost-efficient MR90 mud-recycling system, which offers the fastest setup time on the market. Other equipment on display for the first time in the European market will be the construction-grade SK752 mini skid steer, RT125 Quad ride-on trencher, and MV800 mud vacuum excavator.

In addition to the equipment portfolio, the new comprehensive Ditch Witch Certified Training program will be showcased. Building on decades of experience providing on-site and classroom-style training, this new training program now allows novice underground construction operators to train online, in a dealership or on a mobile device. Conference attendees will have the opportunity to test the program’s horizontal directional drill (HDD) training simulator firsthand in the Ditch Witch booth. 

Also on display will be the Ditch Witch HDD Advisor™, an industry-first, Web-based, HDD tool designed to help operators simplify and streamline HDD tooling configuration. 

The full Ditch Witch bauma lineup will include the following:

  • HDDs, specifically the AT30, AT60, JT25 and JT9
  • MV800 mud vacuum excavator and MR90 mud-recycling system
  • Variety of trenchers, including the C- and CX-Series walk-behind trenchers, and RT45 and RT125 Quad ride-on trenchers
  •  SK752 and SK850 mini skid steers, and R300 Zahn® tool carrier
  • Genuine Ditch Witch parts, including HDD tooling and digging system parts

Ditch Witch underground construction experts with years of expertise will be available to answer any questions and help underground construction professionals address any pressing needs in Booth B3-412. 

HYDRAULIC BREAKER
Used for construction and demolition, our breakers can be used to break up asphalt, concrete or even clay. The hydraulic hammer is perfect for any small or medium job you might have. More up-time in the field is always the goal, and with only two moving parts and a few seals, there’s no reason for down-time.
Compatible Models

SK600, SK800, SK900, SK1050, SK1550, SK1750

ROCK SAW

Best suited for irrigation and fiber installation, the Rock Saw attachment can effortlessly cut through rock, concrete, and other tough materials with unmatched precision. 

Compatible Models

SK1050, SK1550, SK1750

BACKHOE
Easily move materials for rebuilds, new construction, footings, utility repairs and more with this compact and versatile attachment.
Compatible Models

SK800, SK900, SK1050, SK1550, SK1750

STUMP GRINDERS
Featuring a heavy-duty boom design, powerful stump grinding attachments quickly shred stumps down to nothing. Easy maneuvering from stump to stump and increased visibility turns more ground stumps into more profit.
Compatible Models

SK600, SK800, SK900, SK1050, SK1550, SK1750, SK3000

MULTITASK TOOL
Your multipurpose tool for the ultimate multi-tasker is here. Engineered to grab tight to heavy materials and move them with ease and precision, the multi-task tool is your go-to for heavy applications. Easy to operate with convenient, functional levers.
Compatible Models

SK600, SK800, SK900, SK1050, SK1550, SK1750

CORE DRILL
With the MC-450 coring attachment, utility maintenance is simple and less disruptive. Featuring intuitive controls and an integrated water tank, the MC-450 is the perfect choice for quick cuts and a more productive coring process. A fully adjustable 0 to 280 rpm speed allows for enhanced control and greater productivity.