Drum Loader

Sideloader Cable Drum Handling Main

The Hammar Drum loader is a self-loading cable drum trailer. A sideloader with a chassis adapted for handling of large cable drums or coil reels. It has a lifting capacity up to 42 tonnes depending on the size of the cable drums.

+ A single vehicle and operator for both lifting and transport
+ High cost-efficiency and fast set-up time compared to alternatives
+ Low working height, less sensetive to wind conditions.
+ Requries less space and has low ground pressure during lifting
+ Can match the lifting capacity of a 80-120tnm mobile crane

Drum Loader features and options

Drumloader Top Spreader


Equip the drumloader with a hydrualic topspreader for lifting different sized cable drums by the cable drum central shaft.

Drumloader Container Handling

Container handling

The Hammar drumloader can also be equipped to handle 20' containers.

Drumloader Transport Concept

Options for extreme width

The drumloader chassis can be built to handle extremely wide cable drums.

Drumloader Drum Sizes

Adjustable Drum support width

The cable drum supports at the chassis can be built to be hydraulically adjustable for different cable drum widths.

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2 Hammar Drumloader Lifting
Drumloader Cable Drum Platform
Drumloader Double Delivery
Hammar Cable Drum Transport
Hammar Cable Drum Handling Snow
Hammar Cabledrum Delivery
Hammar Cabledrum Loader Road
Hammar self loading cable drum trailer
Hammar Drumloader Container Transport
Sideloader Cable Drum Handling
Cable Drum Sideloader Case

Overall the two sideloaders save on hire of four mobile cranes, which over the length of this project would be extremely expensive. They save a lot of time and planning, making the project far more efficient and cost effective”

Chris Rowlands

Transport Manager at H.C. Wilson Transport Ltd.

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