The CX range of piling hammers is designed for driving a wide variety of bearing and sheet piles. Available with legs and inserts or pile sleeves for use freely suspended, or with back guides for operating from a piling mast

The CX range has the following important features:

Total control of hammer stroke and blow rate

Allows precise matching of energy to suit the pile driving requirements

Highly efficient hydraulic system gives low energy loss and low running cost

Simple, fast dolley changing

Easily accessible cylinder and dropweight connection with shock absorber

Cage and dropweight design gives short overall hammer length

Available with BSP Hydro-packs for optimum hammer performance

Can be operated directly from hydraulic crane or excavator base

Suitable for driving raked (batter) piles



Arcelor AZ12 to AZ50, AZ36-700 to 40-700

All Arcelor AU Sections

LX / PU / W ranges

USA PZ range

Hoesch H series

‘H’ Piles

HP200 to HP400 USA HP10” to HP16”

Tubes and Concrete bearing piles up to 1220mm OD

Plus many others…


CX Technical Data

All CX hammers are available in the following three Standard hammer configurations: Other options available upon request. (Dimensions are in MM).

(A) Hammer with backguides for use with leaders.

(B) Hammer with legs and inserts for driving sheet or bearing piles freely suspended.

(C) Hammer with pile guide fordriving tubes vertically or at rakes.

The table shows approximate weights and dimensions for the hammer configurations that are illustrated above (weight includes typical drive cap or helmet)

Typical Dimensions (A) Hammer with Back Guides for
Leader Operation
(B) Hammer with Legs & Inserts
Freely Suspended
(C) Hammer with Ø1.22m Pile Guide Freely Suspended
Model Overall Length (Mm) Weight (Kg) Overall Length (Mm) Weight(Kg) Overall Length (Mm) Weight (Kg)
CX50 5020 7799 7325 9150 CONTACT BSP CONTACT BSP
CX60 5863 9159 8170 10500 CONTACT BSP CONTACT BSP
CX85 5863 11452 8170 12500 8400 14276
CX110 6380 14107 8680 15100 8910 16524
CXL140 7750 17000 8750 17900 8950 19000
Performance Data Ram Mass Max. Impact Energy Blow Rate at Rated Energy Operating Pressure Hydraulic Flow Required
Model Kg KNm BPM Bar L/Min
CX50 4000 51 46 200 180
CX60 5000 60 44 241 215
CX85 7000 83 40 260 215
CX110 9000 106 34 250 215
CXL140 11000 140 30 250 280

The above weights and dimensions are given as a typical guide and are nominal. Designs can vary to suit customer specific applications and pile type. Contact BSP IF for further details.