Intermat 2015 Review No 1
‘Handling your world’, the MANITOU Group’s promise
MANITOU Group used Intermat to emphasis its development of simpler, more intuitive and reliable machines.
With the increasing importance of the plant hire / rental business worldwide, Manitou has tried to address the need for higher productivity and versatility.
However, the company has not forgotten its routes and used the show to present its solutions for the mining, tunnelling, quarries and prefabrication sectors, for more efficient material handling.
MAN’GO 12 - A Preview
The MAN’GO 12 aerial work platform is a new concept in platforms, combining the benefits of both articulated and telescopic platforms.
Originally designed for rental operators, it’s also perfectly suited to professionals who need to get people up to 12 m in height for construction applications as wells as industry professionals.
Compact and suited for all-terrain, it can easily navigate congested work sites and tight storage spaces.
Once collapsed, its small chassis allows for easy storage, and with simple controls and upkeep, it also gives you performance levels that will impress your operators.
Maximum outreach is 6,690 mm and 4,800 mm overhang. Bucket capacity is 230 kw. Power is via a Kubota diesel delivering 19.4 kW.
Top of the Range - MRT 3255
The MRT 3255 is the largest rotating telescopic truck in the MANITOU range. It combines increased performance and high technology, making it easy to use. Associated with numerous attachments, it is a 3-in-1 solution for greater application versatility.
It has a maximum lifting height of 31.60 m and a maximum load capacity (with forks) of 5,500 kg or 7,200 kg (with winch). Maximum outreach is 27.20 m.
Power is supplied by a Mercedes diesel rated at 170 kW (for emission regulated countries or 145 kW as an alternative option.
Four wheel steer with three options is standard. Maximum travel speed is 40 km/h and gradeability is 40%.
Maximum lift is achieved using four Triplex telescopic stabilizers that are simultaneously or individually controlled.
The GEHL RT 210
From the Gehl range of compact tracked loaders comes the latest model - the 4,486 kg RT210.
Power is via a Yanmar diesel generating 53.7 kW. More than sufficient to drive the unit at 12.7 km/h and deliver a high level of productivity.
It is equipped with the IDEALTRAX system (Automatic Track Tensioning system), which adapts to all terrains and all usage cycles, to simplify the operator’s work and routine maintenance. Comfort and visibility are also the priorities for this loader.
Maximum dump height is 2,431 mm. Operating capacity (50% tipping load) is 1,361. Ground pressure is 0.32 bar through the 450 mm wide rubber tracks.