A new Volvo EC210C has been delivered to contractor Ewan (Yogi) Grant at the Sconser Quarry on the Isle of Skye. It joins a 1968 vintage Volvo BM860TL dumptruck.
The EC210C is installed with a 6 litre engine developing 150 nett hp. The maximum possible hydraulic horsepower available is delivered at a constant engine speed under varying load conditions. Hose rupture valves are fitted as standard to the boom and dipper cylinders as are quick fit hydraulics and a hammer/shear service.