PANTHER T14R Tracked Rotating Carrier

ENGINE: Cat® 7.1  
 275 hp / 205 kW 
LOADED:  7.04 psi 
PAYLOAD:   29,100 lb. / 13 200 kg

The PANTHER T14R Tracked Rotating carrier offers the highest speed combined with the highest payload in its class and will set new standards for productivity and mobility. With its 29,100 lb. (13,200 kg) payload capacity, this rubber tracked crawler carrier has the largest payload of any vehicle of this type in its category. 

The T14R’s overall design offers superior visibility through unrestricted cab views for increased safety for operators and other jobsite workers.  The rotating separation of this vehicle allows the operator to work in tight, sensitive areas where other vehicles do not have access. PLM can help you plan for a successful project by answering any questions you might have, make recommendations specific to your pipeline project and help you streamline the process.  Contact us today or speak with your Account Manager to get started.

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Features & Information


  • Emissions Technology.  Without sacrificing power, the new generation of PANTHER vehicles is now driven by Cat C7.1 engine that meets EPA Tier 4 Final/ EU Stage V emission standards, supporting PRINOTH’s Clean Motion philosophy for sustainability.
  • Performance. The PANTHER T14R features an uphill & downhill and sidehill gradeability of 27% (15º) and a maximum speed of 8.4 mph (13.5 km/h).  Pavement-friendly rubber tracks and remarkable speed make the PANTHER highly mobile.  Dynamic track tension gives you proper tension while working.  Large wheels give more contact with the ground and more stability.
  • Productivity and more. The rotating separation of this vehicle allows the operator to work in tight, sensitive areas where other vehicles do not have access.  The direction reset feature allows the operator to push a button that will reset the vehicle’s upper and lower portions’ alignment.  Together with a ground pressure of 7.04 psi and a strong pull ratio, these features allow this carrier crawler to access your pipeline construction site, even if the terrain is difficult, without damage to the environment.
  • PANTHER T14R with dump bed shown here – mat bed that tilts and rotates also available with this model.

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