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JUN 2013

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bauma 2013 continued it to work alongside LiuGong's new rigid mining dump trucks. When LiuGong acquired 42% of mining truck manufacturer Beijing Capital Steel Heavy Duty Truck Co. Ltd. in 2011, LiuGong began producing rigid body dump trucks, and now offers the SGR 50A. Powered by a 391 kW Cummins diesel engine, the 27,000 kg machine has a payload capacity of 50,000 kg. It can travel safely at speeds up to 56 km/h and with its 25-second hoist time and 18-second lower time, it's both speedy and efficient. with the overwhelming response from visitors to our stand, has left us confident that the investment we have made in the engineering of this latest generation of trucks will keep us at the forefront of ADT innovation by offering customers unrivaled value in terms of performance, fuel efficiency and the operator experience." The company's proven D-series range of ADTs was represented in Munich by the flagship B50D, which remains the world's only production 50-tonner. "With a strong heritage, the D-series still offers true value to customers, setting its own 'Blu@dvantage'-standards in terms of fuel consumption and return on investment," said Bell. Meanwhile, in line with general market trends, Bell said the company sees more demand from the mining sector. "We're performing well in the mining industry with dedicated products including the B50D and productivity boosting services such as our satellite fleet management tool, Fleetm@tic, as well as our Bell Equipment Announces New Products "bauma 2013 was a fantastic experience for Bell. It was the biggest bauma we have attended as well as the largest international exhibition Bell has produced," said Bell Equipment CEO Gary Bell. "We were well positioned with a sizeable display in Hall B4, indicating that we are moving up the ranks in terms of European equipment suppliers, and enjoyed a high volume of foot traffic throughout the show." Attracting the interest of visitors was the company's new E-series Articulated Dump Truck (ADT), the proven D-series range and the VersaTruck program—a broad range of products confirming the company's reputation as a true international ADT specialist in all variations of ADT trucks. Bell Equipment's new E-series was officially introduced to the market at bauma 2013 with a Bell B30E (240 kW; 28 mt) on the company's indoor stand and a B25E (210 kW; 24 mt) at the open air presentation of Nagel, one of the company's German dealers. "We had a large engineering contingent at the show to benchmark our Eseries product against the rest of the major role players," Bell said. "This, together Bell Equipment introduced its new E-series of articulated dump trucks. June 2013 39

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