Eicher Trucks & Buses, a subsidiary of VE Commercial Vehicles Limited, has completed the delivery of the 315th car to KNR Constructions Ltd. The company received a large number of orders for 130 vehicles from Hyderabad-based infrastructure specialist companies. These vehicles have been put into use in the famous large-scale NHAI highway project in southern India. Gagandeep Singh Gandhok, Senior Vice President of HD Truck Business of VE Commercial Vehicles, said: “Our cooperation with KNR Constructions Ltd. began about 5 years ago. In this short period of time, we worked together to deliver the 315th BS-VI vehicle. Their various infrastructure projects. Their confidence and confidence in Eicher vehicles makes us VE Commercial Vehicle Company very happy.” “This order further proves our strong product portfolio, especially tailored for the niche infrastructure sector.
For example, our industry-leading Pro series dump trucks prove our competitiveness, product strength and ability to provide the highest level of productivity We are very positive that this partnership will help us gain a foothold in this demanding application.” Shri K Narasimha Reddy, founder and general manager of KNRCL, said: “In our fleet of more than 1,000 dump trucks, Eicher occupies 33% of the market, or more than 300 cars. The Eicher team has famously improved irrigation in Kaneswaran and Palamuru Rangareddy. The project provided us with very good support.
To continue this trust, we are very happy to cooperate with VE Commercial Vehicles again and provide us with new road construction projects in Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Kerala. More than 130 Eicher dump trucks have been added to our fleet. These projects will promote the development of infrastructure in southern India. With the strength of our partners like VECV, we are confident that these projects will be completed within the timetable.” In addition, the two partners also adopted the on-site support model controlled by Volvo Trucks (exclusively distributed and serviced by VECV in India), completely eliminating the maintenance trouble of KNR Constructions Ltd. Eicher’s professional on-site team is equipped with complete tools, parts and equipment to ensure the uptime of the dump truck and includes all regular maintenance and breakdown repairs.
All new BS VI-compliant Eicher trucks and buses are connected to India’s first Eicher uptime center through state-of-the-art telematics, which monitors the performance of each vehicle in real time. Eicher has a variety of trucks tailored for heavy construction requirements. 6028T is built on the proven Pro 6000 platform. Pro 6028T dump truck is developed based on Eicher’s latest innovative BSVI solution EUTECH 6, equipped with a robust and reliable VEDX8 engine, which can provide 260HP @2200 rpm power and 1000Nm @1000-1700 rpm peak torque.
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