Tata Motors showcased two new mini-trucks, based on the Ace platform, from its new municipal range of solutions, at Municipalika 2014. The company showcased the ACE Hopper Tipper BS IV - Waste Segregation and the Super ACE Suction Machine BS III.
The Tata ACE Hopper Tipper Waste Segregation, is a fully-built offering from Tata Motors which is ideal for door-to-door garbage collection and unloading waste directly into a garbage compactor.
The the Super ACE Suction is a mini suction vehicle ideal for sewage cleaning. Both vehicles can be easily manoeuvered through narrow lanes due to its size and turning radius.
Municipalika 2014 organised with CAPEx is a trade show focusing on Construction, Architecture, Planning and Engineering to deliberate on sustainable built environment and good urban governance.
Vernon Noronha, the Head of Defence and government business of Tata Motors, said "As leaders in the fully-built commercial vehicles space, we at Tata Motors today showcased two examples of municipal solutions ready to use off the shelf."
"Cutting down on our customers wait time, these innovative low-cost solutions, also come with easy to operate equipment, are backed by Tata Motors extensive service network, also providing added advantages of best fuel economy and lowest cost of maintenance."
Tata's range of municipal vehicles offer solutions in the areas of solid & wet waste management, health services, water supply, street-lighting, disaster management, and staff transportation on heavy, medium, intermediate, light and small commercial vehicle platforms.
The range is designed to provide solutions for everyday needs, managing the supply of clean water, also fulfilling the basic needs of sanitation to ensure a cleaner environment and society.