Piling – Trench Cropper


The Trench Cropper is used to cut piles in tight, narrow spaces and it’s not possible to use a standard pile cropper.

Using the Trench Cropper:

  • – Will cut 350 – 1000mm round piles
  • – Crops 300-350mm round piles in trenches as narrow as 600mm wide.
  • – Popular with housing foundations.
  • – Ideal when working with piles in foundations & footings that require (or allow for) minimal excavation.

Taets are the world’s leading manufacturer of pile cropping equipment and Astra are the sole UK dealer for all Taets equipment.

Technical Specification

ModelCropping RangeExcavatorApprox WeightFlow/minPressure Bar
Type 45350-450 mm12 Ton+600 Kg20350
Type 80600-800 mm20 Ton+1050 Kg40350
Type 100800-1000 mm30 Ton+2600 Kg60350


Not What You Are Looking For? – Astra Site Services have a wide range of Pile Cropping attachments to suit all scenarios, If the Trench Cropper does not suit you job try our other cropper options below

4 Jaw Concrete Crusher 

Round Pile Croppers

Square Pile Croppers