VA Erzberg and Liebherr launch hybrid truck trials

VA Erzberg and Liebherr launch hybrid truck trials

The hybrid trucks will save 3 million litres of diesel and 4,200t of CO₂ per year

Fleet

16 OCTOBER 2020
AT&S launches autonomous mining vehicle pilot

AT&S launches autonomous mining vehicle pilot

Circuit board will connect to a miniaturised high-performance processor.

Fleet

25 SEPTEMBER 2020
Liebherr supports Erzberg electrification

Liebherr supports Erzberg electrification

VA Erzberg and OEM Liebherr have concluded a development contract for a trolley assist system

Power / Remote power

15 APRIL 2019
Liebherr T 236 enters field operations

Liebherr T 236 enters field operations

The new Liebherr T 236 mining truck is undergoing its first field operation at the Erzberg iron ore mine...

Fleet

26 OCTOBER 2017
The one and only

The one and only

Carly Leonida travelled to Arizona in July to see the very first Joy Global 2650CX hybrid excavator in...

Innovation

25 AUGUST 2016
Conveying the message

Conveying the message

Sempertrans is seeking to challenge the big players in conveyor belts for mining

Transport

11 JANUARY 2016
Sandvik inaugurates hard rock cutting rig

Sandvik inaugurates hard rock cutting rig

Sandvik Mining has commissioned a new high-load, hard-rock cutting test rig in Austria

Fleet

04 MARCH 2015
Terex appoints Austrian distributor

Terex appoints Austrian distributor

Mlečka Baumaschinen has been appointed by Terex Trucks as its official distributor in Austria

Fleet

02 MARCH 2015
SBM adds new bucket wheel reclaimer

SBM adds new bucket wheel reclaimer

Austrian firm SBM Mineral Processing has broadened its product portfolio for processed bulk materials...

Equipment

04 JUNE 2014
Hyster handles tyres at VA Erzberg

Hyster handles tyres at VA Erzberg

VA Erzberg has selected a Hyster tyre-handling truck for its 7.2Mt/y iron-ore mine in Austria

Equipment

21 FEBRUARY 2014
New Hitachi dealer for Austria

New Hitachi dealer for Austria

Hitachi Construction Machinery Europe has signed an agreement with Kiesel Austria

Equipment

18 FEBRUARY 2014
VA Erzberg selects Hyster tyre handler

VA Erzberg selects Hyster tyre handler

VA Erzberg has selected the latest Hyster tyre handling truck for its iron-ore mine in Austria

Equipment

07 FEBRUARY 2014