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Oxford 76DE002 Veolia Dennis Eagle Olympus Refuse Truck 1:76 Scale

RRP: £31.95
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Oxford 76DE002 Veolia Dennis Eagle Olympus Refuse Truck 1:76 Scale

1:76 Scale Diecast Model by Oxford Diecast

Comes in Display Case

Highly Detailed

Dennis Eagle's history dates back to 1907, when Eagle Engineering Company was incorporated in Warwick. The company specialized in refuse collection vehicles and road sweepers.

In the early 1920s, Dennis Brothers, a builder of buses, fire engines, and haulage lorries, began to produce specialized vehicles for municipal authorities.

In 1971, Hestair Group bought Yorkshire Vehicles Limited in Leeds and Eagle Engineering Co in Warwick. Six months later Hestair bought Dennis Motor Holdings and thereafter managed the businesses as the Vehicle Division of Hestair Engineering. Municipal bodies were made in Warwick by Hestair Eagle (incorporating Yorkshire Vehicles), municipal chassis were made by Dennis in Guildford, cabs were made in Blackpool. Hestair set up a special Environmental Vehicles Division for its waste management activities.

In 1974, the Environmental Vehicles Division was renamed Dennis Eagle.

Dennis Eagle has a long history of innovation in the waste management industry. In 1980, the company introduced the first rear-loading refuse collection vehicle (RRV) to the UK market which are the standard type of refuse collection vehicle used in the UK.

They have been a leader in the development of alternative fuel refuse collection vehicles. In 2004, the company introduced the first compressed natural gas (CNG) refuse collection vehicle to the UK market.

Today, Dennis Eagle is the market leader in refuse collection vehicles in the UK. The company also exports its vehicles to over 40 countries around the world. It is a subsidiary of the Terberg Group, a family-owned company that has been in business for over 150 years. Terberg is a global leader in the production of specialist vehicles for the waste management, port, and logistics industries.

The Dennis Eagle Olympus Refuse Truck is a rear-loading refuse collection vehicle (RRV) that is designed to be efficient and reliable. It is available in a variety of configurations to suit different operational needs.

Key specifications include:

Compaction ratio: 6:1

Bin lifting capacity: 500kg

Payload: 11,000kg

5.2L Cummins ISB6.7 turbocharged diesel engine

Allison 3000 automatic transmission

Air brakes

Power steering

Air suspension

Comfort cab with air conditioning and heating

Veolia has been operating in the UK for over 30 years providing a wide range of waste management services to businesses and households across the country. It is a major employer with over 7,000 employees. The company has operations in over 50 countries and provides a wide range of services to businesses and governments.

Veolia's UK waste management services include:

Commercial waste collection

Industrial waste collection

Household waste collection

Recycling and composting

Energy from waste

It is also a leader in the development of alternative fuel refuse collection vehicles. The company has a fleet of over 1,000 alternative fuel vehicles, including electric, compressed natural gas (CNG), and liquefied natural gas (LNG) vehicles.

The Oxford Diecast 1:76 scale replica of the Dennis Eagle Olympus Veolia refuse truck comes on a plinth, with a clear case lid and Oxford Commercial wrap.


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Returns Department

Jackson’s Models & Railways
33 New Street
United Kingdom

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