Coal Transport

Some tasks need to run smoothly even when the conditions are challenging. The reliable and powerful new FMX platform helps you get higher productivity with lower fleet size while ensuring higher uptime. Maximized payload and volumetric capacity is a result of the unique U-type body design that which is lightweight. With an increasing demand for coal evacuation, this product is the perfect solution if you want to transport more coal with better efficiency.

Volvo FMX 460 8x4 33 cu.m

Built for rough terrain to carry higher volume of coal

Key product information

Max Power: 460 hp @ 1400-1800 rpm
Max Torque: 2300 Nm @ 900-1400 rpm
Body capacity: 33 cu.m with tail door

Safe and comfortable new FMX day cabin

Key features

I-shift transmission with multiple drive modes.
Twin heavy-duty rear tandem hub reduction axle.
Inclinometer to prevent toppling
Traction control for working in slushy terrain

Explore the solutions that make your life easier and your operation even better

  • The robust front
    Designed for tough use in challenging terrain.
  •  I-shift
    Get excellent startability even when fully loaded- and secure full control of your power allow low speeds
  •  Fully digital and dynamic driver display
    The new intuitive driver interface gives all the information about the truck’s health and performance. The pre-trip check runs diagnostics automatically. Mobile connectivity to the truck serves the purpose of infotainment and communication. Rear view camera improves safety.


  • Traction when you need it
    Take control of your traction and your productivity. Differential locks are easily controlled via an easy-to-use knob
  • Volvo Service Planning
    Breakdowns and urgent repairs cost you uptime and income. Proactive servicing and preventive maintenance save them. So, it pays to plan. And the great news is we will do it for you. A Volvo Service Plan is specially created for your truck and business. Your uptime is optimized.

Build your future

Talk with your local Volvo Trucks dealer to find the best solution for your coal transport business.