TECHNOLOGY

RCT continues to upgrade Nifty fleet

RCT has retrofitted solutions from across four of its five sub-brands on two Land Cruiser troop carriers, transforming them into mobile automation centres bound for Metals X’s Nifty mine site in Western Australia

Staff Reporter
RCT was asked to retrofit two of the site's existing troop carriers

RCT was asked to retrofit two of the site's existing troop carriers

PRESS RELEASE: The retrofit consisted of the installation of RCT's ControlMaster Teleremote platform, Muirhead Engine Protection systems and an AusProTec Maxi Vision Camera for reverse vision.

In addition to RCT's products, its technicians installed additional features as requested by the client. This included stand-alone air conditioning, Ice Pak and rear personnel carrier to support the condenser, a custom bull bar, UHF radios and UHF.

The team also removed the front passenger chair and supplied and installed an alloy floor plate to allow the operator easy and safe access in and out of the vehicle. The rear windows were removed and sheet metal installed to increase durability and safety of the vehicle. Finally, bulkhead was also installed to significantly increase connection points.

"It was a custom-driven solution as requested by the client and made possible by RCT's customer service team," said RCT's Account Manager, Phill Dean.

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