Advanced Mining offers the world's widest range of equipment for rock drilling, rock excavation, processing, demolition, bulk-materials handling and equipment for surface and underground mining.


Sandvik DC550 is a hydraulic, self-propelled, self-contained and crawler-based surface drilling rig. It's robust structure and advanced cooling system make it well-suited for work in demanding terrain as well as in extreme heat and cold. The DC550 is at its best in various civil engineering projects.

Features and values

  • Articulated boom for excellent reach and coverage.
  • Robust construction.
  • Exceptional mobility.
  • Short set-up times.
  • Advanced engine technology for better fuel economy.

Key specifications

Hole diameter
51-89 mm
(2-3 1/2 in)
Drill steel
32, 38 mm
(1 1/4, 1 1/2 in)


11400 kg (25100 lbs)


2.5 m (8.2 ft)
2.6 m (8.6 ft)
10.4 (34.1 ft)

Major Components

Rock drill
HL 510, 15,5 kW (20.8 hp)
On-board compressor
5.5 cu. m/min/4-10 bar
(195 cfm/min/58-145 psi)
Dust collector
17 cu. m/min at 1000 mm H2O
(600 cfm min at 39 vacuum H2O)
Cat C7
168 kW (225 hp)/ 2100 rpm