BEML Launches Nation's First 150t Electric Dump Truck

Deepthi | Myequity news | Date : 16-08-2018 14:30:00 IST

BEML LIMITED has launched an indigenously developed nation’s first 150T Electric Drive Rear Dump Truck, with an objective of strengthening the ‘Make in India' initiative of the Hon’ble Prime Minister, that will address the growing demand for higher capacity equipment in the Mining Industry.

Shri Deepak Kumar Hota, CMD BEML, at a function held at Mysore on 15August 2018, flagged off the 150T Dump Truck for its use in the coal fields of CIL’s subsidiary M/s. South Eastern Coal Fields Ltd., for the Gevra Project. This new innovative product not only showcases the technical prowess of BEML but also is qualitatively comparable to any global brands of its kind. The product has significant features like high power performance, enhanced productivity, increased reliability, excellent serviceability, exceptional maneuverability, superior operating comfort and improved safety. This dump truck has eco-friendly emission certified engine with electronic fuel management system to deliver maximum power and GE AC propulsion system to cater consistent performance in steep gradients. Its wide body design, higher volumetric capacity and a low loading height ensures high stability and productivity.

About BEML:

BEML (Bharat Earth Movers Limited), a Public Sector Company under the Ministry of Defense and a premier manufacturer of variety of heavy equipment, such as that used for earth moving, transport and mining with headquarters in Bengaluru. BEML is Asia's second-largest manufacturer of earth moving equipment, and it controls 70% of India's market in that sector. Its stock trades on the National Stock Exchange of India under the symbol "BEML", and on the Bombay Stock Exchange under the code "500048".

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