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Hammerhead Trenchless Equipment

Address 500 South C. P. Avenue, Lake Mills, WI, 53551, US
Fax 920-648-1781
Phone 920-648-4848
Email [email protected]
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HammerHead Trenchless Equipment, a Charles Machine Works Company of Lake Mills, Wisconsin, USA, manufactures a full line of pipe bursting, pipe ramming/HDD Assist, pneumatic boring equipment, HDD tooling and accessories, and CIPP lateral lining systems and consumables. All of these products are recognized around the world for their advanced design, rugged construction, long-term durability, ease of use, and reliability. HammerHead offers worldwide sales, support, service and parts through a network of authorized dealers. Construction professionals can find more details about products, event updates, special financing offers, videos and other informative special features on HammerHead’s official YouTube, Facebook and Twitter pages. For more information about HammerHead Trenchless products, call 800-331-6653 or visit

HG5 pulling back gas line splitter

HydroGuide winches are designed to maximize efficiency and minimize setup time and effort for pipe-bursting, slip-lining, pipe-pulling, cable-pulling and swage-lining projects.

34 inches rammer

The 34-inch hammer pictured is the world’s largest pneumatic pipe ramming hammer and can install casing 48 inches to 180 inches in diameter in drainage culvert and washover applications.

Piercing Tool

HammerHead piercing tools feature the heaviest one-piece striker in the industry, as well as easy maintenance and the lowest cost of ownership in the category. It can also be used for pipe assist or pipe extraction, guided pilot bore ramming, and horizontal directional drilling assist.

Pipe Bursting

HammerHead offers more than 15 static, pneumatic and lateral pipe bursting equipment models capable of installing pipe from 2" to 30" (50 mm to 762 mm) and larger.

Roughneck R500

HammerHead’s Roughneck Pneumatic Rock Hammer system was engineered to turn any horizontal directional drill into a highly productive rock drilling machine. The exceptionally steerable Roughneck is capable of drilling at rates up to 150-feet per hour.

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HammerHead brings fast-curing CIPP technology to North America

HammerHead Trenchless, a Charles Machine Works Company, has announced its exclusive Bluelight™ LED system is now available in North America. Already proven in Europe and Russia, the Bluelight system is a Cured-In-Place Pipe (CIPP) lining system that cures up to five times faster than conventional methods. Made for laterals and small sewer pipes 4 to 10" in diameter, this exclusive technology greatly reduces the time installers must wait for a liner to cure, allowing them to complete jobs more quickly.

HammerHead Trenchless and Per Aarsleff Pipe Technology announce partnership

HammerHead Trenchless, a Charles Machine Works Company, of Lake Mills, Wisconsin, USA, and Per Aarsleff Pipe Technology, of Aarhus, Denmark, have signed a long-term, strategic partnership agreement that includes plans for HammerHead to produce and distribute the Bluelight LED Curing System for Cured-In-Place pipe (CIPP) to markets outside of Europe and Russia.

HammerHead Trenchless training facility up and running

The first class of contractors to graduate from HammerHead University, the world's most advanced trenchless technique learning centre, received manufacturer certification after three days of hands-on, guided instruction. The training facilities and curricula had been officially announced as fully operational at the Lake Mills, Wisconsin, headquarters of HammerHead Trenchless, a Charles Machine Works company, during its annual August sales meeting.

XPR series of HammerHead Trenchless pneumatic hammers features newly designed high-flow valve system

HammerHead Trenchless has released the first model of its new XPR series of high-performance pneumatic hammers for pipe ramming and pipe bursting applications. The XPR series features a newly designed high-flow valve system that produces a more powerful impact.  The first model to utilize this new technology, the 26XPR, is the most powerful pneumatic hammer in its class, according to HammerHead.

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HammerHead Trenchless launches remote-controlled 22-ton winch at ICUEE

HammerHead Trenchless, a Charles Machine Works company, introduced its new 22-ton, radio remote-controlled HydroGuide® HG2200 cable winch at the 2017 International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE) in Louisville, Kentucky. The HG2200 completes the HammerHead line of next-generation winches designed for maximum efficiency and ease-of-use in pipe-bursting, slip-lining and pipe-slitting applications.

HammerHead Trenchless releases first of next-generation winches

HammerHead Trenchless Equipment, a Charles Machine Works company, has introduced the powerful, new HammerHead HydroGuide HG1200 winch optimally designed to be more efficient and easy to use in pipe-bursting, slip-lining or slitting applications. This new iteration of the popular HydroGuide line of winches features a patented, self-deploying hydraulic downrigger, improved performance and additional safety features.

HammerHead Trenchless acquires RS Lining Systems, LLC

HammerHead Trenchless, a Charles Machine Works company, has announced the acquisition of RS Lining Systems, LLC, the provider of RS Technik pipe rehabilitation solutions in the Americas. This acquisition will allow HammerHead to better serve customers across the underground infrastructure rehabilitation market by providing an enhanced suite of CIPP trenchless solutions.