On Krasnobrodsky coal mine (of the Criminal Code "KRU") has successfully completed the period of trial operation EKG-32P produced by "IZ-KARTEKS them. P.G.Korobkova ", part of OMZ Group.
EKG-32P with a bucket capacity of 32 cubic meters and a working weight of 950 tons — the most powerful excavator of the "direct mechanical shovel," ever made in the Soviet Union and Russia. It is designed and manufactured under the program updates the product range on the basis of a comprehensive renovation and modernization of the production capacities of the company, carried out with the financial support of its strategic partner — "Gazprombank" (JSC).
During the trial operation period of 6 months has been checked the operation of all systems, components and assemblies. By all measures, the prototype meets the requirements specification. Excavator has shown high reliability and a stint shipped 3,000,000 362.72 thousand cubic meters of rock mass, providing a high coefficient of technical readiness — CTG = 0.9. In January of this year, they obtained the maximum daily capacity — 29,400 cubic meters of rock masses.
The successful development and manufacture of new machine allows the company IZ-KARTEKS im.P.G.Korobkova strengthen its leading position in the market of mining equipment and enter the three largest producers in the world of electric mining shovels.
United Heavy Machinery (OMZ) — One of the leading heavy industry companies specializing in engineering, production, sales and maintenance of equipment for nuclear, oil and gas, mining industries, as well as special steel production and industrial services. OMZ Group’s facilities are located in Russia and Czech Republic. Group is controlled by Gazprombank (Open Joint Stock Company).