Nine units of GEHL R135 Skid Steer Loaders were handed over to National Solid Waste Management Project under the Ministry of Provincial Council and Local Government, on 1st February 2017. These machines were distributed among the Pradeshiya Sabhas of Beruwala, Kundasale, Thalawa, Ampara, Nattandiya, Valikkaman South, Haputhale, Dehiowita and Galle.
Hon Minister Mr. Faizer Mustapha, Secretary to the Ministry Mr. H.T.K.Pathmasiri, Project Director Mr. A.B.Illangasinghe, Secretaries of Pradeshiya Sabhas and officials from the ministry graced the event while Mr. Nishantha Fernando, Mr. Damitha Wickramasinghe and Mr. Gihan Sumanasekara represented DIMO at the event.
The popular American brand GEHL’s R135 Skid Steer Loader is equipped with an all-new Yanmar Tier IV naturally-aspirated diesel engine. The R135 features a new, state-of-the-art, fully-adjustable standard air-conditioned operator’s cab.