Wheel loaders break new ground
Wheel loaders, also known to the US market as "tool carriers" are the workhorse of any bulk handling operation by virtue of their flexibility, adaptability and mobility. Whether it is stockpiling in a silo, hold cleaning on a bulker or loading trucks or rail wagons, the wheel loader remains a fundamental bulk handling tool.
However, as operators come under growing pressure to increase productivity and at the same time improve the drivers' environment, new demands are being made on the machines. In addition, lower maintenance levels with virtually guaranteed reliability and longer servicing intervals have become de rigeur .