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The Concrete Times February - Digital

The CONCRETE Times • FEB 2015 UK CONCRETE SHOW 2015 - product launch SHOW LAUNCH FOR NEW HYBRID FOLLOWING IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF FORMULA1, CIFA LAUNCH NEW TRUCK MIXER AT UKCS2015 38 The first plug in hybrid truck mixer for a sustainable construction industry will be on display on the stand of Spanners Mixer Hire. According to the company, the new ENERGYA 9 marks the start of a new era for truck mixers with this exciting breakthrough offering a range of benefits over traditional vehicles - lower fuel consumption, less noise, reduced pollution and greater freedom of movement. Fitted with a 9 cubic metre drum that is driven by an electric motor powered by a lithium battery charged either on the road by use of KERS (Kinetic Energy Recovery System), technology permitting energy recovery during vehicle braking. Alternative battery charging is offered by means of a generator powered by the truck’s diesel engine, ensuring that the truck is fully operational ,even when the batteries are flat. ENERGYA truck mixers can also charged from the mains power supply when the vehicle is being loaded or when parked overnight.


The Concrete Times February - Digital
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