Tata Ace Desilting Machine, Ace Zip Hopper Tipper showcased at Municipalika 2015 – IAB Report

Posted on: Dec 11, 2015 - 11:28am IST

Tata Motors has showcased three products at the Municipalika 2015, which is taking place in Jaipur, Rajasthan, between December 9-11, 2015.

Tata Ace Desilting Machine BS IV:

Tata Super Ace Suction Machine BS III at Municipalika 2015
Tata Super Ace Suction Machine BS III shown in image.

Detailing this product, Tata says it is a fully-built, vehicle-mounted desilting machine which is ideal for cleaning manholes/wetwells upto a depth of 40 feet. The Ace Desilting machine features a hydraulic tiltable hopper with 0.5 cu.meter capacity and a 20 liter grab bucket. The vehicle is powered by a BS-4 compliant engine developing 16 hp at 3,200 rpm.

Tata Ace Zip Hopper Tipper:

Tata Ace Hopper Tipper BS IV at Municipalika 2015
Tata Ace Hopper Tipper BS IV shown in image.

The Ace Zip Hopper Tipper, according to Tata Motors, is ideal for moving house-hold garbage. Thanks to the diminutive size of the Ace Zip, Tata says it can be used for door-to-door garbage collection and move through narrow lanes with its turning circle diameter of only 3.5 meters. The BS-3 compliant engine delivers 11.3 hp at 3,000 rpm on the Ace Zip Hopper Tipper.

Suction-cum-Jetting machine on Tata LPT 1613/42 Truck:

Tata Motors stall at Municipalika

The fully-built truck-mounted mobile unit can be used for dislodging and removing obstructions and blocks from sewer lines thanks to a high pressure water jetting system, suctioning sludge/slurry from sewer manholes, pits, septic tanks etc. by vacuum suction system, and discharging collected sludge by hydraulic tipping of the containers or by Blow-back arrangement, says Tata Motors.

The truck is available in BS-3 and BS-4 guises with a 16,200 kg max. permissible GVW (Gross Vehicle Weight), and a tank capacity of 4000 litres for fresh water and 5000 litres for sludge.

Further details are available in the press release below.

Tata Motors at Municipalika 2015 – Image Gallery

Tata Motors at Municipalika 2015 – Press Release

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