Eicher Trucks & Buses, part of VE Commercial Vehicles, has completed the 200th vehicle delivery to APCO Infratech. The company executed an order of 200 Tippers and Trucks from the Lucknow-based infrastructure major. The order included 6028T Tippers, 6028TM Tippers, 6046 Tractor, 3019 water tankers and 10 other medium duty trucks. The vehicles are commissioned in the prestigious mega NHAI Expressway Projects in Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra.
Eicher has a complete range of trucks best suited for heavy duty construction applications. The 6028T and 6028TM tippers, for example, are built on Eicher’s proven Pro 6000 platform. Developed on Eicher’s latest innovative BSVI solution, EUTECH 6 and powered with a robust and reliable VEDX8 engines, Pro 6028T tippers deliver a power of 260HP @2200 rpm and a peak torque of 1000Nm @1000-1700 rpm. Similarly, the Pro 6028TM is built on proven VEDX5 engine delivering 210HP @ 2200 rpm and peak torque of 825 Nm @ 1200-1600 rpm.
With best in class power to weight, torque to weight ratios and superior gradeability these tippers are designed to operate in tough and challenging applications. Intelligent features like Fuel Coaching, IDIS (intelligent driver information system), and Cruise Control further add to higher productivity and enhanced fuel efficiency, thereby adding value to customer’s business.
The vehicles deployed at the projects of APCO Infratech come with Eicher’s comprehensive Site Support Model. This aftermarket offering is aimed at relieving customers from the hassle of vehicle maintenance completely. The Eicher on-site setup facilitates varied servicing needs for the trucks by setting up functional service stations at the sites. This is especially beneficial for time-critical construction or infrastructural projects. The professional team at Eicher is fully geared with tools, parts and equipment to support any downtime of tippers including schedule maintenance.
The entire array of vehicles delivered are also powered by Eicher’s latest connected vehicle solution – Eicher LIVE. All Eicher vehicles come with pre-fitted hardware that enables them to stay connected while on the road, along with having access to Eicher’s industry-first 24x7 Uptime Centre. Eicher Live’s host of intelligent features provide remote and predictive diagnostics along with specialised field support in real-time.