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Certified rebuilds: Delivering multiple lives to Cat equipment

Certified rebuilds: Delivering multiple lives to Cat equipment

In Sweden’s major mineral region, north of the Arctic Circle, two very different mines face a similar challenge: equipment nearing the end of its lifecycle. At Boliden’s Aitik surface copper mine, a fleet of Cat 793D trucks had reached their maximum hours of machine operation at a time when high availability was crucial.

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Extending component life through contamination control

Extending component life through contamination control

Eldorado Gold’s Tüprag mine in Turkey is a benchmark gold mine, working to achieve the highest standards in both operations and maintenance. For example, the site has achieved Caterpillar’s 5-Star Contamination Control Certification for its practices both inside and outside the maintenance workshop.

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ISSUE 10: Russian coal mine continues to set production records: Credit given to skilled team and new high-performance machines

Russia’s Tugnuysky coal mine has set a number of production records in its nearly 30 years of operation, with industry-leading achievements in all aspects of their operation — from drilling to loading to overall production. In January of 2013, the mine set yet another benchmark by delivering its 100 millionth tonne (111 millionth ton) of coal.

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ISSUE 9: Ukrainian energy company mine sets production record in longwall mine

DTEK, the largest private energy company in Ukraine, recently set a production record for longwall mining in a 1-meter (39.4-in) seam at its mine in Stepnaya — a substantial achievement for any mine and the first time that a mine in the DTEK group has broken the 100,000 tonne-per-month mark.

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ISSUE 8: Boliden Aitik mine benefits from focus on contamination control

Contamination control is an important part of any mining operation, which is why Caterpillar and Cat dealers routinely offer training on the subject to help customers reduce waste and increase component life. When the Boliden Aitik mine in Sweden expanded operations, Cat dealer Pon Power and Caterpillar Global Mining provided on-site training to help Boliden employees manage their consumables and fluids more safely and efficiently to reduce both costs and environmental impact. » Read more
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