Recycling role for Hitachi wheeled loader
By Steve Ducker24 August 2022
Hitachi Construction Machinery Netherlands (HCMNL) has delivered a new ZW220-7 wheeled loader to help Dutch recycling company Van Dijk Containers process residual carpet products used in a variety of industries.
Based in Genemuiden in the north of the country – known as “carpet city” thanks to the large number of carpet manufacturers located there – Van Dijk’s work mainly of processing residual carpet materials into raw materials for cement, automotive insulation, and even garden furniture, alongside other waste processing and transport activities.
The ZW220-7 is a mid-sized machine, described as offering a combination of manoeuvrability and large load capacity that is ideal for Van Dijk Containers’ operations.
It features technology such as the Aerial Angle camera system offering 270-degree bird’s-eye view of the cab, while the cab itself has been redesigned for low noise and vibration levels.