The new G&Z S400 Compact Slipform Paver delivers the top performance contractors have come to expect from G&Z, while adding even greater value. The S400 entry-level single/dual-lane concrete paver offers the versatility to economically tackle a wide variety of applications, including: city streets, ramps, shoulders, highways, airports, dual-lane, off-set, zero- or minimum-clearance projects and barrier walls.
With its standard telescopic range of 6.5’ to 17.5’, the S400 allows contractors to pave most single-lane applications without the need for bolt-on extensions. With optional extensions, the S400 paves out to 24.5’, giving contactors a combination single and dual-lane slipform paver to increase machine utilization.
The G&Z S400 is compatible with most options and attachments available on larger G&Z slipform paver models, including: paving kit, tie bar inserters, trailing finishing pan, final finisher. The paver’s Tier 4i engine offers low fuel consumption, does not require a particulate filter like other Tier 4 engines and offers extended service intervals. Its
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The new S400 adopts industry proven and requested options only available through G&Z. AccuSteer and SmartLeg work together to move the track and swing leg on the fly as well as semi-automatically reconfigure the S400 into 90-degree, counter-rotate and transport modes, dramatically saving time. VariWidth and TeleEnd reduce paving kit and tractor width change time from days to a quick 2 hours, in most cases. These unique options increase the S400’s paving productivity, which gives contractors more paving days in a season, maximizes productivity and minimizes downtime.
The G&Z S400 features a patented double telescopic tractor frame, access walkway, and hose hinges for a nominal working range of 6'-6" to 17'-6" with up to 5’-6 of telescopic ability per side. With the addition of optional bolt-in tractor frame extensions, the S400 tractor can extend up to nom. 24'-6". In transport mode, the S400 is 10’-8” high x 9’-10” wide x 21’-8” + paving width length. At 16’-0”, the S400 is 48,000 lbs without options.
When the tractor frame is equipped with G&Z’s Patented VariWidth System, major tractor width changes can be done in minutes. The S400 is available with G&Z’s patented and time saving TeleEnd: Telescopic Paving Kit End Sections which allow hydraulic telescopic ability of 3’ per end. The S400 can be equipped with a mechanical dowel bar inserter (DBI) and can be supplied with hydraulic or electric poker vibrators. The paving kit, front tie bar inserter and other optional attachments on the S400 are interchangeable with other G&Z paver models.