Sandvik in underground BEV trial at Barrick mine

Sandvik will trial four Artisan Z50 trucks with battery-electric drivetrains at Barrick Gold's Turquoise Ridge mine in Nevada.

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The Z50 BEV is fitted with the patented AutoSwap self-swapping system for the Artisan battery pack.

The companies have agreed a three-year production trial of the mini-fleet at the underground mine which is part of the Barrick-operated Nevada Gold Mines joint venture with Newmont Corp.