Tag: loading

Komatsu's WA900-8 features a Tier 4 Final engine that outputs a net horsepower of 899 hp. Photo courtesy of Komatsu

Latest Komatsu loader offers productivity, comfort benefits

August 13, 2019By

Komatsu’s new WA900-8 is a 256,000-pound loader, equipped with a Tier 4 Final engine, and is designed to load 70- to 150-ton haul trucks.

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Photo by Joe McCarthy

P&Q University Lesson 5: Loading, Excavating & Dredging

March 4, 2019By

Lesson 5 of Pit & Quarry University describes equipment and safety practices when loading, excavating and dredging.

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The Trimble Loadrite L3180 indicator.

Hitachi, Trimble partner on weighing technology

October 25, 2018By

The Loadrite L3180 SmartScale is now available as an option on Hitachi wheel loaders in the United States.

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Designing the hauler and loader of the future

May 25, 2018By

Volvo CE offers updates about its equipment prototypes during a trade press event in Newport, Rhode Island.

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Volvo updates its L90H wheel loader

April 12, 2018By

The L90H offers offers up to 20 percent greater fuel efficiency, added versatility and lower lifetime operating costs, according to Volvo Construction Equipment.

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Quiz: Are you a loading, excavating and dredging expert?

December 1, 2017By

Take this quiz to find out how much you know about loading, excavating and dredging.

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Photo courtesy of Caterpillar

Platform features optimize productivity, reduce costs

January 11, 2017By

New platform features are designed to optimize mining productivity and reduce operating costs.

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The future of loading & hauling

The future of loading & hauling

July 22, 2016By

Expect the nature of machine control to change drastically over the next century.

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