Barminco changes direction

Barminco changes direction

Underground mining contractor Barminco is banking on the performance of a 60t payload truck to deliver...

Equipment

15 SEPTEMBER 2014
Huge fuel savings for Indonesian contractor

Huge fuel savings for Indonesian contractor

Cipta Kridatama has improved its haul-truck fuel efficiency by 6.9% using simulation-based training

Equipment

26 MARCH 2014
Restoration men

Restoration men

Barrick Gold recently rebuilt 10 Komatsu 930E haul trucks at its Goldstrike mine in the US. Here the...

Management

25 SEPTEMBER 2012
ESCO ups truck body range

ESCO ups truck body range

The number of trips that a haul-truck driver has to make is often determined by how efficiently the truck...

Equipment

25 JANUARY 2012
Lightening the load

Lightening the load

Haul trucks and LHDs go hand in hand at underground mining operations. Carly Lovejoy explores the range...

Equipment

25 JANUARY 2012

Tenth simulator for Peace River

Peace River Coal, wholly-owned by Anglo American, has purchased the tenth ThoroughTec simulator for its...

Equipment

05 DECEMBER 2011
Cummins unveils QSK95

Cummins unveils QSK95

Cummins has unveiled the new QSK95 engine with over 4,000hp (2,983kW) output

Equipment

05 DECEMBER 2011
Cummins reveals QSK95 engine

Cummins reveals QSK95 engine

Cummins has revealed the new QSK95 engine with over 4,000hp (2,983kW) output.

Equipment

02 NOVEMBER 2011
Cat launches 789D truck

Cat launches 789D truck

Caterpillar has introduced the 789D mining truck. It retains many of the features of the 789C, which...

Equipment

01 NOVEMBER 2011
Haulage revolution

Haulage revolution

Paul Moore spoke with Eddy de Jongh, CEO of European Truck Factory (ETF), an as yet relatively unknown...

Equipment

06 JANUARY 2011
Hitachi launches the EH4000ACII

Hitachi launches the EH4000ACII

Hitachi has launched its latest new truck model, the EH4000ACII, which joins the EH3500ACII and EH5000ACII...

Equipment

07 OCTOBER 2010

Hitachi increases its fleet at Talvivaara

Hitachi Construction Machinery (Europe) recently supplied its tenth EH3500ACII haul truck to the Talvivaara...

Equipment

08 SEPTEMBER 2010