Fortescue Metals Group’s fleet of autonomous haul trucks in the Pilbara has surpassed the one billion tonne milestone of material moved, covering 33.5 million kilometres in the process.
Australian Mining speaks with Komatsu Australia chief executive Sean Taylor about what an agreement to deploy haul trucks at BHP’s South Flank project means for the company and Western Australia.
Komatsu will deploy 41 automation-ready Komatsu 930E-5 ultra-class haul trucks at BHP’s South Flank iron ore project in the Pilbara, Western Australia from next month.
Caterpillar has expanded its range of ultra-class mining trucks with a pair of new vehicles, the Cat 798 AC and Cat 796 AC.
Australian logistics company Bis has launched a new mine haul truck called Rexx that it claims can travel up to four times further than conventional dump trucks.
Caterpillar has manufactured its 1000th 797 mining truck, 19 years after the first machine was commissioned.
Liebherr is aiming to expand its position in the Australian market by diversifying its machinery offering for a broader range of miners in the country.
Atlas Copco has launched the Minetruck MT54, a haulage truck designed to ramp up productivity in the mining industry.
Technology is moving and taking mining along for the ride. A panel of Sandvik experts provides an insight into the latest technology developments at the company and what the industry can expect next.
Australian Mining speaks to Caterpillar dealer Hastings Deering about the company’s success following improved conditions in the mining industry.
Komatsu has unveiled its completely cabless, next gen autonomous truck at MINExpo.
Caterpillar’s newest large mining truck, the 794 AC, has made its mining debut at MINExpo 2016.
Byrnecut has ordered two of Atlas Copco’s latest MT65 haul trucks – the world’s largest capacity underground truck – following successful trials at St Barbara’s Gwalia mine in WA.
Komatsu Australia has released the 980E-4 electric drive haul truck.
Komatsu Australia have announced a new AC drive version of its 200 US ton 730E-8 mine truck.
A light vehicle was struck by a haul truck last Saturday at the Brockman 4 mine in Western Australia.
Austin Engineering have officially launched its new off-highway dump truck body design.
BHP Billiton has celebrated the opening of its Jimblebar iron ore mine 40 kilometres east of Newman in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.
An Australian truck body manufacturer is bringing business home.
Terex Corporation has sold its trucks business to Volvo Construction Equipment for USD $160 million.