According to a company statement, Volvo Trucks is eyeing the Construction business and providing customers with solutions that will accelerate the progress of their business.
Volvo Trucks in Construction i.e. Road Construction, Quarry, Irrigation, Marble mirrors their long-term intent to offer modern trucks that will redefine the Indian trucking experience.
Globally Volvo trucks have a strong presence and have practices in construction which could be brought to India and leveraged for their customers. In the year 2016, they entered the Construction space and have seeded close to 100+ of their products in key construction businesses like Irrigation, Road Construction, Marble, and Granite mining.
Vinod Aggarwal, Managing Director & CEO, VE Commercial Vehicles Ltd said “The customers now are more conscious about the cost per ton and they care more about the total cost of the ownership over its life-cycle. With progressive economic policies like GST, increased investments into infrastructure projects, there are more opportunities for Volvo trucks in India as customers are willing to opt for highly productive and efficient transport solutions. That is important for us as, for us at Volvo Trucks; all our offerings emerge from the customers’ needs and end with their satisfaction with a focus on customers’ success.”
When it comes to executing large construction projects in tough operating conditions the Volvo FMX is chosen as it is robust, dependable and is a high capacity tipper. The superior engine technology and intelligent I-Shift transmission ensure high fuel efficiency.
A truck built for the toughest working conditions on earth. Swift, efficient transportation of large loads, without getting bogged down. It has also been developed to make driving construction applications safer and easier.
Dinakar B, Senior Vice President – Sales, Marketing & Aftermarket, Volvo Trucks India, VE Commercial Vehicles Ltd said, “Today we have a range of solutions for Mining, Quarry, and Road Construction. It’s a growing set of solutions, and we would keep adding to it. With the latest technologies, support network and a team of highly skilled employees, we are geared up to raise the current standards of productivity, efficiency, and reliability in construction segment to support our customers in achieving higher operational efficiency and savings with timely delivery of projects.”