Original news was published on 03 February 2020
Equipment manufacturer Faymonville has announced the launch of the new Eco1000 self-propelled trailer from subsidiary Cometto.
The heavy-lift unit can be connected in series up to payload capacity of 1,000 tonnes and is available in two to six axle configurations.
Utilizing hybrid technology, the vehicle also combines a traditional engine with the cleanliness of an electric motor and lithium battery to offer greater flexibility.
“With the Eco1000, Cometto provides the widest range in this specific market. Our hybrid solution is the first technology to be implemented in this specific transport sector [and] the 12.1“ color touch-screen display within the Power Pack Unit provides information about lifting, steering and driving modes to the operator.“,” Alessandro Giordano, Product Manager at Cometto, said.
Headquartered in Luxembourg, Faymonville manufactures semi-trailers for the special haulage industry and its brand portfolio includes transport solutions from 15 tonnes up to 15,000 tonnes.