Bobcat delivers new telehandler for work at Tata Metal web site

Van den Heuvel’s telehandler outfitted with a person platform and distant management system

The Bobcat T40.180SLP telehandler has been delivered to contractor Van Den Heuvel at Tata Metal’s IJmuiden Works on the North Beach of the Netherlands. Prepared in Van Den Heuvel colors, T40.180SLP is equipped with Bobcat Man Platform Attachment which is broadly used within the works carried out by the corporate at Tata Metal web site.

Along with some loading and unloading operations, telehandlers and connected platforms are primarily used for measuring and inspecting pipeline networks, but additionally for set up, restore, welding and upkeep work at altitude. The brand new machine has changed the corporate’s earlier 21-year previous telehandler.

In March 2022, Bobcat launched eight new 500 and 600 collection compact loader fashions, finishing its loader vary for the Center East and Africa market (MEA).

“In the long run we opted for the compact T40.180SLP from Bobcat; Primarily due to the lifting capability, lifting top of 18 meters, performance, man platform and ease of upkeep. The low heart of gravity, lengthy wheelbase, heavy counterweight, balanced weight distribution and wonderful stability because of the outrigger have been additionally essential to us, as folks commonly work on the platform. All these features have been included within the necessities program,” explains Marco Bervoets, who as supervisor of the help workplace at Van den Heuvel was accountable for buying the brand new machine.

Along with the telehandler in Van den Heuvel, the Bobcat’s distant management system permits all the standard features for driving, lifting and positioning of the platform to be managed at altitude. The person platform is provided with a small compensation cylinder, which ensures that the basket is all the time completely horizontal. Together with the increase positioning system on the telehandler, the platform might be operated with excessive accuracy, the corporate stated.

On the 2022 Development Equipment Center East Awards, Bobcat received an award within the ‘Innovation of the Yr’ class, and in June, showcased new expertise and merchandise at its Demo Days occasion.

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