This International Standard specifies terms and definitions of the main types of mechanical equipment
for pile driving/extracting, such as pile arrangements on the construction site, pulling, installation of
piles at the point of driving, driving and extraction of piles, pile head crushing, etc. Machines for nonmechanical
processing, such as the injection of small piles with supporting fluids, are not dealt with in
this International Standard.
NOTE Annex A shows examples of pile driving and extracting equipment.