Eicher Showcases range of trucks for Mining and Construction Markets at Excon 2017
Published On Dec 18, 2017
Eicher Trucks showcased its full range of HD trucks for construction and mining at the 2017 Excon. The comprehensive fleet on display included the Pro 6037 10x2, Pro 8031 XM, Pro 8049 Tip Trailer, Pro 6025 FE and the Pro 5016.
With an established presence across various applications in the mining and construction segments, Eicher Trucks are known for their superior Fuel Efficiency, backed by unique ‘Fuel Coaching’. Along with Eicher Live telematics, they provide real time guidance to the driver to take informed decisions while driving to save fuel and increase his profitability.
The government’s strengthening focus on infrastructure is providing the CV industry with multitude of opportunities to partake in the growth journey of building India. And supporting the government’s infrastructure agenda is Eicher Trucks’ world-class Pro range, which is fully geared up to keep pace with these developments, supplying high productivity and higher tonnage products catering to all applications.
Vinod Agarwal, MD and CEO of VE Commercial Vehicles, said, “The CV industry has picked up speed and we are sitting on the cusp of a transformation revolutionary reforms like Smart Cities Mission and Make in India, pushing demand for heavy-duty trucks and tippers. Our Pro 8049 Tip trailers, Pro 6037 Haulage Tippers, Pro 6025 Tippers and Pro 8031XM Tippers are solutions for the requirements of construction & mining where high-performance trucks are demanded by customers.”
Whether it is an LCV used for vegetable transport or a 49-tonner HD used for mining purposes, Eicher Trucks is a full range player with solutions across light and heavy applications.
Eicher Trucks also upped the ante on its service support solutions in the critical areas of Mini
ng & Construction. At the EXCON, the company launched 100 per cent uptime program that includes introduction of an On-Road-Service App and On-site Support which will allow its mining and construction customers to have better uptime for their trucks.
“We understand that for customers to become prosperous their trucks need to operate continuously. We too are constantly working in that direction. We want to offer total peace of mind to our customers and facilitate their growth. In tune with our ‘Nayi Soch’ philosophy to create a delightful and profitable experience for our customers, we have introduced ‘Think 100% Uptime’ offering on select products aimed to not only offer reduced downtimes, but also to maximise profitability,” said Vinod Agarwal, MD and CEO of VE Commercial Vehicles.
Eicher Trucks & Buses introduced a unique App – EOS App that would help customers log in emergency calls from their smartphone and also track the response of the GPS enabled EOS vans.
The On-site Support is provided with the help of container site model and on-site service vans which allow the trucks to be in the best condition without visiting a workshop.
These HD Pro series trucks are powered by VEDX8 and VEDX5 diesel engines which are developed by the Volvo Group. As a result of this, these engines are highly reliable and have a high service life. The VEDX8 is a 7.7-litre engine which produces 330HP of power while the VEDX5 is a 5.0-litre engine that produces 210HP of power. Eicher claims these engines have proved their capabilities under tough operating conditions and across a variety of applications.
Additionally, the company also creates value for its customers through various after-sales solutions that provide industry-leading customer satisfaction. Solutions like Eicher Financial solutions, Eicher Secure Insurance, Eicher Sure used trucks, Eicher Live Telematics, Competence development for customer drivers & technicians, and Eicher Freedom and Eicher Promise offer comprehensive service offerings for complete peace of mind of customers.