Swedish commercial vehicle manufacturer Scania has launched a new P440 8×4 Cu.m U-BODY tipper in India. The new-generation tipper has been designed to cater the Indian mining sector. Scania states that the new tipper has been tested for over 12,000 hours is some of the most demanding mines in India. The newly launched tipper offers increased payload capacity and fuel efficiency.
The P440U-BODY tipper draws power from a 13-litre engine pumping out 440bhp of power. The new engine is BS-IV compliant thanks to the Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology. All Scania tippers are available with an option of choosing Fleet Management Services. This system helps the customer to monitor the fleet’s performance by providing vital information such as fuel consumption, tipper idling time, driving behaviour and tipper’s position.
Director Sales (Trucks), Scania Commercial Vehicles India, Raghavan Srinivasa said, “We, at Scania, work to integrate sustainability into the core of the business. We are very confident that P 440 U-BODY tipper will deliver on our promise of driving even more value and profitability for our customers.” Director of Business Support, Scania CV India, Hanna Johansson said, “Scania India firmly believes in having a true partnership with our customers. Besides being a manufacturer of heavy trucks and buses, Scania is increasingly developing new ways of delivering customer value based on a full-service offering that delivers life cycle profitability.”
Scania has been a world leader in the commercial vehicle segment. With its innovative technology, the Scania trucks and tippers deliver exceptional performance and productivity. Now, the automaker has launched its next-gen tipper for the Indian mining sector.