SDLG Returns to Bauma China to Launch Its largest Ever Motor Grader

Nov. 21, 2016

Visitors to bauma China 2016 will see SDLG unveil the biggest motor grader the company has ever made – the G9260. Designed around the company’s core principles of reliable performance, robust design and better value for customers, the G9260 will be on display alongside a range of SDLG’s best-selling machines.

Bauma China is the leading construction trade fair in Asia, making it the ideal place for SDLG to launch the new G9260 – the largest motor grader the company has ever made. Alongside its new machine, leading Chinese construction equipment manufacturer, Shandong Lingong Construction Machinery Co., Ltd (Lingong) will present a range of its best-selling excavators, wheel loaders, motor graders, road rollers and backhoe loaders.

Under the theme ‘Care Without Boundaries’, SDLG will host an international product launch and press conference at the show on November 22nd, at 11am.  Wang Zhizhong, board chairman of SDLG, will reinforce the company’s commitment to providing better value and support to customers, while also highlighting SDLG’s development as a truly international company. SDLG has two adjacent outdoor booths – B54 and C50 – occupying just over 2,800 m2. The product launch and press conference will take place at booth B54.

The G9260 in focus

The new G9260 motor grader has been built to handle a variety of tasks such as land grading, ditching, bulldozing, slope scraping and snow removal work. It is ideally suited to mining and large-scale infrastructure projects. The new model will be sold in China in early 2018.

Powered by a Tier 3 SD13 engine, the G9260 features optimized weight distribution, an impressive 136 kN tractive force and is equipped with a hydraulically powered wet brake system. The electronically controlled engine matches perfectly with the power shift transmission control valve and the mechanical transmission system, achieving optimum performance and fuel efficiency. The double fuel tanks in the G9260, the first of their kind in China, ensure high driving force and reliability.

The G9260’s cab features the latest generation of operator safety and comfort, including a new falling-object and roll-over protection structure (FOPS/ROPS). The electric-hydraulic locking mechanism also ensures safe and convenient operation.

High expectations

Yu Mengsheng, CEO of Lingong, has high expectations for SDLG at the country’s largest trade expo for the construction and building-materials machine industry.

“SDLG has established itself as one of China’s most reliable machinery brands in the global market,” he says. “Responding to customer demand, launching the G9260 marks another milestone for SDLG, as the company strives to produce the best motor graders in the nation. The new model joins our broad range of road building equipment and we are excited to unveil it to our customers and dealers. To us, bauma China is the gateway to the international market and we look forward to showcasing some of our newest capabilities to potential future customers.”

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Committed to becoming the world’s leading Chinese construction machinery brand, SDLG has established a global dealer network that covers more than 80 countries. The company’s full bauma China lineup will include:

  • Excavators: E665F, E680F, E6225F, E6460F and E7150F
    • Wheel loaders: L918, L968F and LFT30
    • Motor graders: G9138, G9165, G9190, G9260 and G9920
    • Road rollers: RD730 and RS7260
    • Backhoe loader: B877
“China is our home territory and SDLG has built a strong customer base in Asia over the years,” concludes Yu. “At bauma China we are looking forward to meeting our dealers and customers and introducing them to the new G9260. We will reaffirm our commitment to the global market and unveil our plans to help lead the industry into the future.”