5,500 meters above sea level
5,500 meters above mean sea level, in the world’s highest mine, MTU engines deliver full power for haul trucks.
Lower emissions, increased profit for mines
As well as being cleaner, the Tier 4 engine generation for mine vehicles uses far less fuel than older engines.
New Life in Brazil
Always on the lookout for a better way, mine operator Vale explored their options and selected 16-cylinder Series 4000 C21 engines for the repower project.
MTU wins long-term service contract for engines at Lumwana mine in Zambia
30 MTU Series 4000 engines in operation in dump trucks in copper mine
Minexpo 2016: MTU engines for EPA Tier 4 and Tier 4 interim
MTU will be presenting diesel engines designed to meet Tier 4 interim and Tier 4 emission standards, including a full range of services, at MINExpo.
“Gas engines are our future”
Alexander Egorov, General Designer and Head of the Center for Research and Development at Belaz, talks about the haul trucks of the future.
Since 2016, a Bell B30E 4x4 has been working as a special-purpose vehicle at the natural-stone company Trierer Kalk-, Dolomit- und Zementwerke.
Oil or nothing
Our engine oils provide vital protection and help keep operating conditions optimal, ensuring maximum power and torque.
Keep it clean
Filters protect critical engine areas from unwanted particles – harmful contaminants that can cause premature wear and shorten an engine's life.
The Belaz 75710 is the largest haul truck in the world and the first of its kind with a MTU powered twin-engine system.
Mining minerals below ground is hard work. MTU engines make sure that the machinery can keep going in those conditions.
For the long haul
MTU provides its mining customers with after-sales support using a range of ValueCare service products that can be tailored to their needs.
Rachel Cameron from Australia won a CME 'Women in Resources' award.
Never Say Die
An engine in service in an American coal mine has already doubled its anticipated runtime.
Step on it, Eddie!
A 783-kW diesel engine at work in a South African mine shows that new technology can also be fun.
To Haul and Back
Around 12 million tons of coal are excavated each year in the Highvale mine – a feat made possible by MTU engine power.
In a platinum mine in South Africa, vehicles transport rocks from deep underground to the surface.
Technicians can monitor engine data via a remote link with the haul truck.
Time to recharge
MTU technicians can repower a haul truck in just a few days.