SKF has introduced Axletronic sensor solution for railway vehicles, which can be installed in axle box bearing units or axle box front covers and incorporated into new vehicles and existing rolling stock.
With Rs 200 crore foreign direct invesment (FDI) a rail wheel manufacturing factory will be built in Maharashtra's Aurangabad by Bonatrans, a Czech wheel and axle manufacturing company. The Indian Railways, which has already have such a wheel and axle factory in Bangalore, has succeeded to attract the FDI from Bonatrans.
Research firm Knowledgefaber estimates the current market size of the Indian construction equipment sector to be $4.8 billion and expects it to grow to $17.5 billion by 2020 at a CAGR of 17.6 per cent. Indeed, strong fundamentals create a positive long-term view for road construction equipment.
Manitowoc´s 250 tonne capacity all-terrain Grove GMK5250L has the strongest reach and load chart of any five-axle crane. It offers the best maneuverability and class-leading driver comfort due to the inclusion of a VIAB turbo clutch and integrated retarder - the first ever mobile crane to feature the system
Volvo Trucks launched its largest capacity multiaxle dump trucks for Indian mining at Excon 2015 in Bengaluru. The company is the only manufacturer to offer higher capacity 5 axle mining dump trucks in India, which is based on the successful and globally proven Volvo´s FMX platform