Kachkanarsky Mining (Eurasia KGOK) as part of a project to increase ore production to 55 million tonnes of ore put into operation its new excavator with a bucket capacity of 12 cubic meters of ECG-12. Previously, the company operated excavator EKG-10.
The project started in 2010, the year the volume of investments for the purchase of new equipment is approximately 2.5 billion. The project acquired a powerful 130-ton BelAZ trucks, locomotives NP-1, bulldozers and graders to prepare the roads. The new excavator will increase the efficiency of work for excavation of rock.
ECG-12 — career tracked excavator, a powerful high-performance machine, designed for use in difficult geological and climatic conditions. Appliances equipped with an electronic device that increases the productivity of the machine, camera system allows to accurately track the parameters of the excavator. The cab driver has modern equipment, cleaning the air of dust and harmful gases. And to improve working conditions in the cockpit with a microwave and mini-refrigerator.
During 2012 Uralmashplant (Ekaterinburg) put on Evraz KGOK another excavator of this type.