New Delhi: Earthmoving and Construction Equipment manufacturer JCB India on Wednesday launched its Access range of equipment.
According to a media release, this new range consists of four Electric Scissor models S1930E, S2632E, S3246E and S4046E and comes with working heights of 7.71m, 9.92m, 11.7m and 13.9m.
These four models are a part of the full range of machines including Articulated and Telescopic boom machines and will be manufactured at JCB India’s facility at Jaipur. With the launch of these Electric Scissors, JCB is entering into a new era of environment-friendly products and technologies, a company statement said.Deepak Shetty, CEO and managing director, JCB India, said, “The India growth story remains strong for us. With the economic activity expected to rise in the coming years, applications in construction, rental and other Industries are all set to grow. There is a significant opportunity for ‘Made in India’ Access machines in the market. With this new product category, we will address a critical requirement of having a safer option to work at heights. Our Scissor Lifts have distinct advantages due to their several sensors and control systems like tilt sensing, load sensing, pothole protection and intuitive control system which make them inherently safe.”
"JCB also remains committed to developing a local supply chain for all its product categories that it builds in India. Even for the Access range of machines, there is a high domestic content thereby creating local supply chains. Products are built to One Global Quality. JCB India is the Global Manufacturing Hub for our Access range and these ‘Made in India’ machines are currently being exported worldwide, including to some of the most developed markets like the US, the UK, France and Germany,” he said.