Rio Tinto automates with productivity in mind

As part of a productivity drive at its iron-ore operations in the Pilbara, Australia, Rio Tinto aims to expand its autonomous haul truck fleet by more than 50% by 2019, and has signed agreements with both Caterpillar and Komatsu to that effect

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Cat 793F mining trucks

Starting in 2018, 29 Komatsu haul trucks will be retrofitted with autonomous haulage system (AHS) technology at the Brockman 4 operation.