“ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih” continues to upgrade the vehicle fleet of the mine “Artem 1”, the press service of the company.
Since June, the mine started using 20 new cars for transportation of ore and rock, and in July of the new locomotive 14 KA. The costs of acquisition of equipment amounted to 6.3 million UAH.
New locomotive of the Ukrainian manufacturer – the company “Nova Plus” – will work in the hitch with the cargo trucks for delivery of materials 1 135-m of the pit. Now on plot 10, where performing the construction of the hatches, perceptie, retrieval and delivery of materials, work locomotive: one-on – 1 045-m horizon, and the second – 1 135-meters in Total, at the mine of the mining Department of “ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih” in the work there are 30 locomotives transporting specialized freight cars.
20 new cars will be involved in the transport of as mined ore and rock. To transport ore from loading to dumper used a total of 40 wagons (carrying ore on two horizons). Another 20 cars are on sinking land. Each car transportorul 7-8 tons of ore. Daily with mine you need to export 2,500 tons of cargo. The average length of haul roads 8 km.
This year, “ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih” is planning to invest in their mines more than 142 million UAH. Annually the mine produces more than 900 thousand tons of ore.