Off-highway industry leaders partner on autonomy

TTControl, Palfinger, Prinoth, Rosenbauer, and TTControl have announced their collaboration on application-oriented solutions as part of the now-initiated Autonomous Operation Cluster (AOC).

The multinational companies will jointly develop key technologies for Continue reading “Off-highway industry leaders partner on autonomy”

Komatsu accelerates its development of smaller surface mining drills

Komatsu today announced it is accelerating the development of smaller drills for surface mining applications. Furthering its commitment to be a full solutions provider to the mining industry, Komatsu is expanding its P&H product line to include articulating boom track drills. The first machine in the series, the 44XT, is now being tested at the company’s Arizona Proving Grounds prior to release later this year. The 44XT is capable of drilling 4” to 8” (102 to 203 mm) diameter holes using down-the-hole (DTH) percussive hammers. Continue reading “Komatsu accelerates its development of smaller surface mining drills”