During a customer and dealer event held at Caterpillar's drills production facility in Denison, Texas, the company unveiled its smallest rotary blasthole drill
, the MD6200.
Caterpillar released the Cat MD6200 Rotary Blasthole Drill
, which is a production rig that does pre-split drilling.
Barloworld said that the order is for the supply, assembly and commissioning of three Cat 6060FS hydraulic face shovels, three 7495 electric rope shovels, six MD6290 rotary blasthole drill
rigs, two MD6640 rotary blasthole drills
and two C175 diesel engine motivators.
Ten workers lost their lives in the accident and one P&H shovel, one blasthole drill
, one dozer, one grader and one Land Rover were damaged beyond repair.
The newest rotary blasthole drill
rig solutions on the market reflect this reality.
Netherlands-based, global maker of mining equipment, Sandvik Mining has announced the launch of an electric powered rotary blasthole drill
rig, dubbed as the 1175E.
Expected applications listed by Cat for the engine includes blasthole drill
rigs, four-wheel drive agricultural tractors, forage harvesters, payers, other types of construction equipment, mining equipment, as well as irrigation, petroleum drill rigs, chippers and shredders.
CMCC's 21 new units include 13 190-t capacity Caterpillar 789C trucks, two Cat 994D wheel loaders, three D10R tractors, one 834G wheel dozer, a 16H grader and one Ingersoll Rand DML-SP blasthole drill
. The new equipment will be used to start the sixth phase of the mine.
The DR412i Rotary Blasthole Drill
is designed to improve conservation and deliver dependable penetration in the world's harshest mining conditions, Sandvik reported.
The mine has a fleet of six Cat 6420C blasthole drill
rigs to produce 44.9 million metric tons per year (mt/y) of haematite ore, at a stripping ratio of 3.5:1.
The Aquila system allows the location of a blasthole drill
's bit to be accurately determined in three dimensions.
P&H Mining Equipment, a business unit of Hamischfeger Industries Co., has developed its first diesel-powered rotary blasthole drill
designed for surface mining applications.