Posted at: August 26, 2022
These special electric Materiel tractors have a towing capacity of up to 120 kN and will be used primarily for towing (pulling and pushing) tracked vehicles, wheeled vehicles and trailers at barracks sites in the Netherlands for peacekeeping operations.
Among other things, the Material Tractors will come with a number of special options:
Unique lithium LFP battery pack with integrated battery charger
4×4 steering with automatic control
Cabin with elevator system
Rotating (180°) seat + in-cab steering for forward and reverse movement
360° camera system
Hydraulic height-adjustable towing clutch
Telescopic crane at the back of the platform for lifting the tow bar
The first deliveries will begin in 2023.