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JCB India showcases backhoe loader with AMT feature at Excon 2017




 JCB India introduced first backhoe loader with five world’s first features, including an AMT (Automated Manual Transmission) called Easy Shift at Excon 2017.

It also showcased an exciting line up of innovative and intelligent machines at the 9th edition of Excon 2017 here.
Speaking on the occasion, Vipin Sondhi, MD & CEO, JCB India, said: “We are, as always, delighted to be a part of Excon, South Asia’s largest construction equipment exhibition. Through continual innovation, range of intelligent machines is being used in infrastructure projects, and not only in India, but also in over 85 countries where JCB’s ‘Made in India’ machines have been exported to. We have made the iconic JCB Backhoe Loader even better with the introduction of In line with our philosophy of being a Full Range Infrastructure Equipment Partner, we have also introduced our largest ‘Made in India’ machine – the JCB 380LC, a 38T Tracked Excavator.”
 “Innovation has always been the cornerstone of JCB’s philosophy. On the back of this year’s theme of ‘Smart Technologies: Fuelling the Next Generation Infra’, we have introduced smart and digitally enhanced technologies in our products and services. We are stepping up our offerings to provide the latest solutions based on the evolving customer trends through customer centric apps and by integrating Internet of Things through our advanced Telematics Technology, Livelink,” he added.
JCB India is the first manufacturer in the world to offer Easy Shift AMT on a Backhoe Loader. It allows gear shifting to take place with no operator effort through a rotating knob below steering wheel thus, replacing the gear lever. This facilitates ease of operation, a rested operator and also ensures better productivity.
This new Backhoe Loader is packed with 30 new innovative features, including 15 industry firsts, and five World’s first such as an SOS switch, Economy and Power Mode, Guide me home, Smart App machine Diagnostics.
Being a full range infrastructure equipment partner, JCB also introduced an all new 38T Tracked Excavator with two variants – the JCB 380LC Xtra and the JCB 380LC Quarry Master (QM).
The JCB380LCQM offers 16 percent Higher Lifting Capacity owing to a combination of high hydraulic power and high operating weight and provides 6 percent more output while handling blocks. The JCB Dieselmax engine return a 3 percent high fuel efficiency and generates high torque at low speed to suit the job needs.
JCB also introduced its range of Livelink enabled Diesel Gensets at Excon. The new range of diesel generators is designed to meet user requirements in terms of performance, serviceability, strength, safety and space. On display was the comprehensive range of world class Gensets ranging from 125kVA to 200kVA. 
Also on display was the revolutionary range of Material Handling Equipment – the Telehandlers, the Skid Steer Loaders and the Super Loader.  

(Reported by Priyabrat Biswal)
 





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