blasthole drill

blasthole drill

A drill which cuts holes in rock for the placement of explosives.
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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.
We have received 16 pieces of Komatsu mobile mining equipment and one blasthole drill currently being utilized in our mining operations;
The Auto Rod Change (ARC) system is a milestone for Atlas Copco's Pit Viper blasthole drill product line, seamlessly integrating into the existing AutoDrill for a complete multi-pass product.
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.
Joy Global has added to its rotary blasthole drill product offering to provide a wider range of solutions for hard rock applications.
Atlas Copco continues to expand its blasthole product offering with the addition of the reverse circulation (RC) kit for the DM45/50 mid-range blasthole drill.
An eighth haul truck has been added to the mine fleet, along with one additional blasthole drill to meet this requirement.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- Companhia Vale do Rio Doce (CVRD), a large diversified mining company based in Rio de Janeiro , Brazil, has recently ordered eleven blasthole drill rigs from Atlas Copco (STO:ATCOA) (STO:ATCOB) Drilling Solutions.
Atlas Copco introduced the Pit Viper 311 wide-range rotary blasthole drill to the world at MINExpo 2012.
The first shipment of equipment to arrive at the Mineral Mine includes a 17 cubic yard capacity loader and a 375 dozer, along with a high productivity Ingersol Rand DML45 blasthole drill and a water truck.
Assembly of initial mine fleet commenced -- commissioned one 218-tonne truck, one dozer, two blasthole drills and commissioning of one hydraulic shovel 50% complete
CMI also supplies the mine's entire inventory of Atlas Copco DML series blasthole drills.