Caterpillar supplies longwall system to Australian mine

Moolarben Coal Operations has chosen Caterpillar to supply a complete longwall mining system to its Australian mine. The world-class complex covers 110km2 in the western coalfields of New South Wales, Australia. The site includes an underground thermal coal development project as well as an open-cut mine that produces export-quality thermal coal

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The Cat longwall system will be supported by WesTrac, the Caterpillar dealer in the region

Joint venture partners are Moolarben Coal Mines (81%), a consortium of Korean companies represented by Kores Australia Moolarben Coal (9%), and Sojitz Moolarben Resources (10%).