Cat announces first battery-electric LHD

Cat announces first battery-electric LHD

Caterpillar's first electric-drive LHD machine will be based on its R1700 underground loader

Gold Fields orders five Sandvik LHDs

Gold Fields orders five Sandvik LHDs

Gold Fields has placed a new order with Sandvik Mining for five LH514 14t load haul dumpers

Equipment

06 FEBRUARY 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

Plugging the gap underground

Electric LHDs and trucks are stillnot widespread in undergroundhard-rock mining, but interest isgrowing...

Equipment

09 NOVEMBER 2010

AutoMine-Lite for Garpenberg

Sandvik is to deliver its AutoMine-Lite system with a fleet of LHDs to Bolidens Garpenberg Mine

Equipment

13 SEPTEMBER 2010
The future mine

The future mine

Automation systems on Load Haul Dumpers (LHDs) are being used in more mines, with greater multiple fleets,and...

Equipment

08 SEPTEMBER 2010