Whitehaven starts autonomous hauling at Maules Creek

Whitehaven Coal said it has now started autonomous haulage operations at its Maules Creek coal mine in New South Wales, Australia.
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Whitehaven Coal mine

Staff reporter

The company anounced the milestone in its operational update for the March quarter. 

A fleet of six EH5000 trucks and excavator was in operation in March to move overburden at the mine.

Whitehaven plans to train and deploy more workers to allow for 7-day operation of AHS by the end of its financial year in the June quarter.