Caterpillar launches Rock Straight system

Caterpillar has commercially launched its Cat Rock Straight system, which mines hard-rock minerals with longwall efficiency. Mining Magazine was one of the first to see the new machine at Caterpillar’s German training facility back in April

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The Cat Rock Straight system

The Cat Rock Straight system is a fully mechanised longwall system designed for continuous mining of flat and tabular deposits and reefs of hard-rock minerals.