Komatsu PW160 Triple Articulated

Suitable for: This excellent all-rounder is extremely versatile when it comes to rail work. The Komatsu can dig, lift, tow and push, making it a great general purpose machine and can work in tight spaces. 

The Komatsu PW160 Triple Articulated, an essential for working in general, being a great general purpose machine. This machine is Triple Articulated, which in essence means that the arm is split into 3 sections, allowing for the arm to be more vercitile in the situations that it is introduced to, for example if you are working in a tunnel, then this machine would be perfect for you, as it has the ability to fold its arm in tight and work in tight spaces. Along with that important feature that differentiates the Mono Boom from the Triple Articulated, it has the ability to hold 4 trailers at one time, each trailer can have as much as 20 tonnes on them, since the maximum towed load is 80 tonnes. With 2 key SWL's, a Main Load Lifting Point SWL of 10 tonnes and a Quick Hitch SWL of 13 tonnes, this machine has a whole lot of potential that you can take advantage of. On that note, this machine is a great general purpose machine, and has the ability to be used in tight spaces where other machines on our fleet may not be able to perform in. Please feel free to ask us any questions about this machine!

  • SWL: Variable
  • Weight: 25.5 tonnes
  • Maximum Towed Load: 80 tonnes
  • Maximum Number Of Trailers: 4
  • Main Load Lifting Point SWL: 10 tonnes
  • Quick Hitch SWL: 13 tonnes

RRV 140 Eng Conformance Certificate   RRV 140 Duty Charts Currently Being Upgraded.

RRV 142 Eng Conformance Certificate   RRV 142 Tandem Load Charts   RRV 142 Tool Pin Load Charts  Away for upgrade

RRV 143 Eng Conformance Certificate   RRV 143 Hitch, Triple Load Charts  RRV 143 Hitch, Triple Duty Charts  RRV 143 Hitch, Triple, Tandem Lift  RRV 143 Hitch, Triple    RRV 143 Tandem Lift Duty Charts Away for upgrade

RRV 145 Eng Conformance Certificate  RRV 145 Quick Hitch Load Charts  RRV 145 Tandem Quick Hitch Load Charts 

RRV 146 Eng Conformance Certificate   RRV 146 Standard Quick Hitch Load Charts  RRV 146 Tandem Quick Hitch Load Charts 

Below is an image of a mono boom, until we can get new images of the triple articulated.




Certificate Number 4819
ISO 9001


Bluebell Railway
Bluebell Railway


L&W House
Stane Street, Billingshurst, West Sussex, RH14 9AE
T. 01403 784 286