Volvo Trucks

India

Tunneling

Going below ground is poses several challenges. Space constraints, toughest underfoot conditions of fallen rock or slush. Gradients can be steep. Despite all this productivity has to be maintained as mucking has the longest cycle time in any tunneling operation. That is why you need a truck that is built robust, has high power and traction and can be easily maneuvered… That is why you need a Volvo FM

Volvo FM 420 8x4 19.5 cu.m

The solution to mega irrigation projects

Key product information

Max Power: 420 hp @ 1400-1800 rpm
Max Torque: 2300 Nm @ 900-1400 rpm
Body capacity: 19.5 cu.m fully cladded body
Safe and comfortable new FM day cabin

Key features

I-shift transmission with multiple drive modes.
Twin heavy-duty rear tandem hub reduction axle.
Traction control for working in rough terrain

Learn more about how we support this segment in the product brochure

Explore the solutions we made to make your life easier and your operation even better.

  • Comfortable cabin
    Keeps the driver productive even after long hours of working in rough terrain.
  •  I-shift
    Get excellent start ability 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. 
  • 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 tunneling business.