BharatBenz Heavy-Duty Tipper Portfolio explored
Published On Apr 16, 2021
BharatBenz’s India truck portfolio has some of the Industry’s high powered and premium tippers that are capable of taking on all kinds of challenging mining, construction and infrastructure projects needs. But can they challenge the established market leaders? We find out.
Heavy-duty tipper is one category of the domestic truck market that has been a breather for Indian truck makers in otherwise massively declining markets. Tippers have been registering steady growth in otherwise choppy truck sales as haulage trucks demand is often tied to the overall economic activities. However, the government's focus on infrastructure building, the fast-expanding high building and higher mining across key states mean sustained demand for heavy tippers. The HCV tippers range between 19-42T GVW that caters to all the key applications.
Like the rest of the truck market, Tata Motors and Ashok Leyland are the two dominating players in the HCV tipper segment with a wide portfolio. In this relatively stable volume, BharatBenz is also eyeing a share of this segment by taking on fierce rivals. The company has a strong and diversified tipper portfolio that covers all customers needs across key applications. These latest generation and advanced tippers have designed and developed for Indian operating conditions and duty-cycles that are equipped with world-class technology, powerful engines and aggregates.
Besides the best tippers, BharatBenz is also offering these HCV tippers along with full support to the customers to help them run them around the clock operations to execute larger projects on time by running an efficient fleet with on-site support and availability parts always. As a result of such a holistic approach, BharatBenz tippers are a common site across key construction and infrastructure projects and gained reasonable market share in key categories challenging the established players.
The company has a long way to go before truly gaining critical mass in the HCV tippers, yet it has made strong headway in the highly competitive segment of the industry with its reliable and durable tipper portfolio. If you’re someone looking for an HCV tipper or multiple tippers to expand your fleet, we’re here to help you with the BharatBenz tipper portfolio that you can explore before buying them.
The 1923C is a 6-tyre tipper that caters for the entry-level 19T GVW category applications for relatively smaller to medium size construction projects. This is one of the major segments of the industry with a sizable volume every year. With multiple rivals in the competition, BharatBenz made a mark in this category with the 1923C tippers. The 1923C comes with an OM 926 engine that produces 241hp of power at a peak torque of 850 Nm which is adequate for any tough applications.
The tipper comes with the familiar BharatBenz modern, factory-fitted fully functional day cabin with a foldable berth. Moreover, strong suspensions and axles and a durable clutch is also part of the offering. The wheelbase of this tipper is 3600 mm, and the maximum gradeability is 38%, and the turning radius is 13.5m. This tipper comes with a promise of lower maintenance cost, superior efficiency, and greater productivity, all key attributes for the truck owner. BharatBenz is offering a 10.5 Cu.m box type tipping body to take larger volumes of materials
The 28T GVW 10-tyre multi-axle tipper category is the most popular and high volume as it caters for the needs of customers across multiple applications. BharatBenz offers as many as three products in the category, the first one is 2823C. To offer a competitive tipper that can take on rivals, the 2823C comes with a modern, safe and comfortable cabin along with a powerful engine and aggregates.
Like the well-known OM 926 engine that produces 230hp of power at striking 850 Nm of torque. Available on 4275 mm of wheelbase and ground clearance of 290 mm. BharatBenz is offering this tipper in three types of tyre: radial, nylon, and mining type. The tipping body is 16 C.m box size.
Another variant in the 10-tyre tipper is the 2828C, it shares a lot of common aspects with 2823, the only key difference here is the more powerful engine option if a customer is looking for specific needs. You get 280hp of power at a massive 1100 Nm of torque and tuned to the 9-speed mechanical gearbox.
Easier climbing of steep mining terrain is ensured by a gradeability of 60.3% with a turning circle diameter of 15.5m and 19m on respective wheelbases. This tipper gets both the nylon & mining tyre in 11x20 size. BharatBenz is offering this tipper in two wheelbases of 4275 mm with 14 Cu.M scoop and box type tipper body and the wheelbase of 4875 mm with a bigger 22 Cu.M box tipper body.
One more variant of the 28T, the 10-tyre category is 2828CH a specialized tipper for deep mining applications where high power and greater efficiency is necessary.
The 2828CH gets the familiar powertrain, this tipper comes with a single wheelbase of 4275 mm with a 16 Cu.M scoop and box type tipper body. The gradeability is 60.6%, and the turning circle diameter is 16.2m.
The next category of tipper is 35T GVW, popularly known as 12-tyre. 5-axle tipper, BharatBenz has 3528C for construction and infrastructure projects. Suitable for applications such as sand, ready mixer for concrete transportation. The tipper body offered is a 19 cu.m box type that is made out of high-quality steel and carries heavy and bulk volumes.
The tipper is fitted with BharatBenz’s proven OM 926, 280hp of a powerful engine that churns out a massive 1100 Nm of torque in the 1200-1600 rpm range. For easier driving and better fuel mileage, the engine is mated with a 9-speed gearbox. This tipper is available in both radial and nylon tyres options in the 11 x 20 size.
BharatBenz 3528CM is the top-end heavy-duty tipper in the 35T gross weight category. This tipper is also known as a 12-tyre. 5-axle tipper, designed and developed for deep-mining and construction applications.
This tipper offers a high gradeability of 51.4%, and the turning circle diameter is 23.1 for the respective wheelbase. The tipping body on this giant tipper is available in 18 Cu.m scoop and 23 Cu.m box type.
BharatBenz clearly has quite an extensive range of tippers that cover all the key tonnage categories and applications needs. The tippers are equipped with high-quality powertrains, aggregates and features that are second to none. They are capable, strong and durable that offer an edge in executing projects. The company is also offering its modern telematics solutions to help run an efficient fleet along with greater support to customers.
While the competition in the tipper segment is intense, BharatBenz tippers are well equipped to offer much-needed alternatives to customers who are willing to look beyond the segment leaders. Do you want to buy one? Explore them in detail and their ex-showroom prices on TrucksDekho, before you head to the nearest BharatBenz dealership.