New Partnership – New Prospects in Municipal Sector

06 May, 2019

“AutoKrAZ” in partnership with PО “Auto-Holding” (Kremenchug) have created new side loader garbage truck KrAZ-5401. This special vehicle is designed for collecting solid domestic waste, compacting, carrying and dumping at disposal sites.

Garbage equipment made by “Auto-Holding” is mounted on 7 tonne KrAZ-5401Н2 medium-duty chassis. This chassis suitable for conversion to vehicles provided with industrial equipment is available in both short and long wheelbase depending on equipment dimensions. The chassis cab is powered by 170hp 4-cylinder inline engine meeting Euro-5 standard featuring better fuel efficiency. The engine is coupled with 6-speed manual transmission. Comfortable hoodless cab provides better maneuverability very important in tight urban environment.  By the way, the same cabs are available on all the trucks for municipal applications.

Special equipment includes 12 cu.m. hopper with compaction ratio up to 4. Work tools are hydraulic and manually controlled. Weight of loaded waste is at least 4200 kg; loading hopper capacity is 700 kg. Hatch cover and rear tailgate are hydraulically driven. Type of containers used: Eurostandart, К-075 m3.

Development of light and medium-duty vehicles is one of the most cost-intensive tasks of high priority in research and development works of the company. “AutoKrAZ” is determined to substitute foreign competitors in the municipal sector of domestic market.

The automobile plant offers new vacuum equipment, refrigerator van, garbage equipment, curtain-sided body, multipurpose road maintenance and repair and other equipment based on KrAZ chassis. KrAZ-mounted special vehicle can tackle various jobs and buyer may be sure to find reliable and efficient helper for many years.  

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