78. JCB Full-Form | What is Joseph Cyril Bamford Excavators Limited (JCB)

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Joseph Cyril Bamford Excavators Limited Full-Form | What is Joseph Cyril Bamford Excavators Limited (JCB)

JCB — Joseph Cyril Bamford Excavators Limited

JCB Full-Form refers to Joseph Cyril Bamford Excavators Limited. JCB is a multinational corporation in Britain that manufactures equipment used in the handling of wastes, construction, demolition, and agriculture.

It is the third-largest manufacturer of construction equipment in the world. It makes and produces more than three hundred kinds of machines, such as diesel engines, excavators, diggers, and tractors. It has twenty-two manufacturing units across North America, Asia, South America and Europe. Its presence can be seen in the markets of more than one hundred and fifty nations. JC Bamford founded this company in the year 1945.  It was founded in 1945 by J.C. Bamford and its headquarters in Rocester, Staffordshire.

Japan Credit Bureau is JCB meaning which is a credit card firm in Japan and it’s headquarter is located in Tokyo. This company was founded in 1961 and open globally.

It is offering credit card, debit card, prepaid card and another card (only in Japan) as QUICPay, ETC Card, Loan card, JCB gift card, JCB Premo card, JCB-QUO card.

It is a worldwide company and providing its service in Asia, Europe and the Americas which is covering many countries.

Products of JCB

The majority of the vehicles made by the JCB are the backhoe loader’s variants, such as wheeled and tracked variants, larger and mini versions and additional variants to carry and move items, like telescopic handlers to move materials to a building site’s upper floor, and forklift vehicles. Tracked three hundred and sixty-degree excavators are also being made by JCB. These excavators range from seven-ton swing excavator (.1Z70) to the forty-six ton tracked excavator (JS460). It also manufactures wheeled three hundred and sixty-degree excavators that range from IS130W to JS200W.

Wheeled loaders are also manufactured by JCB for agricultural and industrial purposes. It ranges from hydrostatic machines of six tons to large quarrying machines of twenty-five tons that use a mix of diesel engines of four and six cylinders. This company is well known for its tractors It started making JCB Fastrac from the year 1990. These tractors have the capability of travelling at the speeds of fifty, sixty-five, or seventy-five kilometres per hour. From the year 2006, it started producing a large variety of compact tractors that can be used for the agricultural duties of the light nature, horticulture and grounds-care.

Many types of vehicles used by militaries are also made by JCB. It also makes vehicles that can be used for excavation and handling of loads. An example of such JCB vehicles is JCB HMEE.JCB announced the development of a ‘land speed record’ diesel vehicle called JCB Dieselmax in the year 2006. Two diesel power plants (JCB 444) that use a turbocharger for generating 750 bhp are used for powering the car. It has an open engine that drives the front wheels and the other two rear wheels.

Global Operations of JCB

There are eighteen manufacturing units in India, South America, Germany, China, Australia and North America that belongs to JCB. This company has employed twelve thousand people and uses fifteen hundred depot locations for selling its products in one hundred and fifty nations. The head office of JCB is present in the UK. It has three manufacturing units in Staffordshire, which are JCB Compact Products, JCB Land power, and JCB Earthmovers. It has one factory in Rugeley, known as JCB Cab Systems, and one unit in Foston called JCB Power Systems. It has three manufacturing plants at Uttoxeter, referred to as the JCB Center of World Parts, JCB Heavy Products, and JCB Attachments; and one in North Wales referred to as JCB Drivetrain Systems.

In India, the manufacturing plants of JCB can be found in Pune, Jaipur, and Haryana. In the US, its factories are present in Georgia. The Brazilian unit is in Sorocaba. In the year 2005, the Chinese factory of this company was completed in Pudong. It is also the owner of Vibro-max, which is a compaction equipment manufacturing company in Germany. The market for construction equipment in India is dominated by JCB. The revenue of JCB India increased from seventy-five million dollars in the year 2001 to one billion dollars in the year 2012 and 2013.

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