| || ||Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|27th November 2015, 17:09||#1|
Senior - BHPian
Join Date: Oct 2014
Thanked: 8,379 Times
Volvo launches two new large capacity 5-axle dump trucks
At EXCON 2015, Volvo Trucks has launched two new large capacity FMX platform based 5-axle dump trucks for mining applications i.e. the FMX 520 10x4 dump truck with a 26.1 Cu.m body and FMX 480 10x4 dump truck with a 24 Cu.m body.
The FMX 520 10x4 dump truck offers a 33% higher capacity and the FMX 480 10X4 offers a 28% higher capacity, when compared to the current 8X4 options available in the market. The trucks have been launched to take advantage of the growing demand for coal production and the government’s plans to double the coal production to 1 billion tonnes by 2020.
Volvo Trucks also showcased a highly customized coal haulage solution with 33 Cu.m bodies which is the largest coal haulage truck in the Indian market along with their flagship model the FMX 440 8x4I shift.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Mumbai Fire Brigade Trucks - Volvo FM400 & MAN trucks||Rosso Corsa||Commercial Vehicles||15||5th February 2017 13:13|
|Bharat Earthmovers launches BH205-E, India's biggest dump truck!||sarathlal||Commercial Vehicles||35||19th April 2015 20:50|
|Volvo launches the new FE and FL Trucks in Europe||Manzone799||Commercial Vehicles||1||16th May 2013 17:09|
|How do Multi-axle Trucks Turn?||norhog||Commercial Vehicles||19||3rd March 2013 11:29|
|Report & Pics : Volvo launches the 10x4 FM 480 Dump Truck||benbsb29||Commercial Vehicles||36||13th February 2013 07:39|