You're filling up a 250-gallon tank on a diesel rig
that gets seven miles to the gallon with the wind behind it.
"The pit will be developed with a series of push backs, so having a diesel rig affords us some additional mobility to move a rig from one mining area to another, should additional drilling capacity be required."
The diesel rig not only performs well, he said, but it is also used as a trainer.
UPS plans to deploy a Tesla semi fleet on an experimental basis to determine if the automaker can deliver on its promises to reduce costs compared to diesel rigs
The diesel rigs
at both mines are all Atlas Copco machines, and at both locations, Atlas Copco has set up local support structures to help keep the rigs turning.
Twelve hours a day, five days a week he checked diesel rigs
bringing in shipments.
Essential One sits on a spacious four-acre lot which has excellent ingress and egress and sufficient area to turn around anything from a small passenger car to the largest diesel rigs
on the road.
Port officials noted that, in conjunction with Gateway Cities Council of Governments, the primarily LNG-focused truck modernization program would target truck owner-operators of older diesel rigs
who make the highest frequency of calls to Los Angeles container terminals and allow them to turn in their old rigs for disposal in exchange for new trucks with alternative fueled engines.