MINSK, 12 January (BelTA) – Six haul trucks BelAZ-75306 with the carrying capacity of 220 tonnes have been delivered to the open pit Berezovsky run by the Russian coal-mining company AO Stroyservis, BelTA has learned.
The new haul trucks meet international environmental standards and are designed to operate in complicated climate conditions while using fuel and lubricants of Russian make.
The BelAZ press service said that the delivered vehicles are being assembled now and crews to operate the BelAZ trucks are being formed. Top performers led by foremen, who won corporate professional mastery contests, will lead them.
The public joint-stock company (OAO) BelAZ is the managing company of the holding company BelAZ. BelAZ is the world's largest manufacturer of haul trucks and transport equipment for the mining industry and the civil engineering industry. BelAZ occupies about 30% of the world market of haul trucks with an extremely large carrying capacity. The company makes the world's largest haul truck with the carrying capacity of 450 tonnes.