Council binmen given new Mercedes-Benz Econics


 

A pair of 26-tonne Mercedes-Benz Econics have been delivered to Nuneaton & Bedworth Borough Council as part of a rolling replacement programme. The 2630 L variants, fitted with FAUN Variopress compactor bodies and Zoeller Delta high-level automatic split binlifts, join a MB-dominated fleet of 16 refuse collection vehicles at the West Midlands authority. Glen McGrandle, head of waste and transport, said the spec was now firmly established as the council’s preferred configuration: “The chassis offers excellent build quality and reliability, […]