Digger derricks, also known as auger cranes, are crane-mounted trucks with an attached boom and auger that is designed to both drill and lift, saving you time and money. Whether you’re looking to mine materials, remove poles or trim tree branches, a digger derrick rental can perform a large number of tasks. These digger rentals offer your worksite a safe, controlled and versatile option, allowing for one piece of machinery to perform multiple jobs. Additionally, we offer mini digger derricks for smaller operations.
Learn more about digger derricks in our FAQ section below.
A digger derrick is a hydraulically powered piece of equipment that consists of a truck and an attached boom and auger. This allows the truck to both drill and move/lift machinery with one piece of equipment.
A derrick is the metal frame where the working equipment is attached. Derrick attachment applications include oil harvesting and drilling. Digger derricks are specifically designed for drilling and lifting applications.
This varies based on the digger, but the average radius is 42 inches with a depth of 10 feet.