In 1999, Volvo tippers changed the face of many construction projects and mines in the country - from the host of National Highway projects to the mines in Singareni, Western Coal Fields, Coal India among others. Often, cutting tipper population by upto 75% while making a marked impact on site safety, fuel consumption, cost per tonne km and overall transport efficiency.
Volvo, now introduces the new Volvo FM400 tippers based on the new global platform, providing increased productivitiy on the sites. The new tippers offer increased power, increased capacity alongwith greater opportunities to reduce fuel consumption. Not to forget, a host of new features and improvements across the product.
Volvo FM400 8x4 Tipper is available in the body options:
- 18 cu.m for rock body
- 20 cu.m. for box body (construction)
- 23 cu.m. for washed coal applications
- 15 cu.m for heavy duty rock body
Volvo FM340 6x4 Tipper is developed specifically for tunnelling operations, offering a short wheelbase and the lowest possible turning circle diameter.
- 14 cu.m heavy duty rock body