An overview of modern mining equipment types - Constro,
Various types of construction equipment are used in the mining sector such as hydraulic excavators, wheel loaders, backhoe loaders, bulldozers, dump trucks, tippers, graders, pavers, asphalt drum/wet mix plants, breakers, vibratory compactors, cranes, forklifts, dozers, off-highway dumpers, drills, scrapers, motor graders, rope shovels, etc.factors in selection mining equipment,In open pit mining, equipment selection is made according to many factors related to the ore and mining conditions. These factors can be qualitative and quantitative in nature. The main purpose of equipment selection is to choose the optimum and cost-effective equipment by installing a decision-support system, which can analyse various and complex factors.GUIDE TO THE MOST COMMON TYPES OF MINING,1. Mining Drills. Probably one of the most common pieces of mining equipment, drills are an important part of the underground mining operation. Underground mining is carried out when rocks or minerals are located at a fair distance beneath the ground.