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Bosnia and Herzegovina coal mine chooses Terex Trucks articulated haulers

Gornji Vakuf-based mining business, Rudnik Uglja Gracanica, has actually selected Terex Trucks TA300 articulated haulers for work on its Gracanica open pit coal mine in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Existing Terex Trucks client, Rudnik Uglja Gracanica has actually acquired 2 extra TA300 articulated dump trucks for hauling coal at the company’& rsquo; s Gracanica mine in Bosnia and Herzegovina, bringing the overall of Terex Trucks in the fleet to 9. The 28 tonne capability TA300s will certainly work 2 shifts daily hauling coal from the pit to the storage lawn. The coal is then carried to a power plant by on-highway trucks or rail. Situated 9km northwest of Bugojno, the Gracanica mine measures 2,000 m by 800m along with the river Vrbas. “& ldquo; These new Terex Trucks are a welcome addition to our truck fleet, joining 7 TA30s currently dealing with the mine,” & rdquo; said Eldin Mustajbegovic, head of mechanical maintenance, at Rudnik Uglja Gracanica. “& ldquo; The trucks are fuel-efficient and have proven to be exceptionally productive, so we’& rsquo; re looking forward to putting the new TA300s to work.” & rdquo; A proven performer in the toughest applications, the Terex Trucks TA300 is geared up with independent front suspension to allow excellent traction control, making it ideal for the rocky Bosnian and Herzegovina coal mine. The articulated dump truck has a maximum payload of 28 tonnes (30.9 United States loads), and 276 kW (370 hp) engine power. To request a media file in PDF format, kindly email sales@hub-4.com s a l e s @ h u b - 4 . c o m or call our sales group on +44 (0)845 680 0024. “We ran a double page advertorial in the January CENTER Publication, and already we have had 6 great quality sales queries. This publication really does get to the end users and sites that we need to reach to generate business” HUB Digital Media is the most vibrant and fastest growing news resource for worldwide info on the Bulk Products Handling, Recycling & Quarrying industries …
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Washington state looks for to suspend duck boat fleet

SEATTLE (AP) – A Seattle duck boat that swerved hugely into an approaching charter bus last week, eliminating 5 people and injuring lots, did not have an axle repair service that was recommended for at least some of the amphibious vehicles in 2013, the National Transportation Security Board stated Sunday. Ride the Ducks International, which refurbished the boat in 2005, released a cautioning to its consumers 2 years ago about possible axle failure and advised a particular repair work or enhanced monitoring, NTSB member Earl Weener said. Witnesses described seeing the duck boat’s left front tire secure prior to it drifted into the bus on the Aurora Bridge, and federal detectives revealed Saturday that they discovered the duck boat’s left front axle sheared off – though they said it wasn’t clear if the axle had broken before or after the collision. Ride the Ducks International informed private investigators late Saturday that it had actually issued the warning, he said. It’s unclear if the business that possesses the vehicle – Trip the Ducks of Seattle – knew the warning, Weener stated. Trip The Ducks of Seattle owner Brian Tracey stated Sunday night the company was working together completely with authorities. And in a declaration Tracey said he remained in “full agreement” with calls by Gov. Jay Inslee and Seattle Mayor Ed Murray that the duck boats remain sidelined pending a state inspection of all the vehicles. 4 international college students passed away at the scene of the crash, and a fifth – determined as a 20-year-old female – passed away Sunday, Harborview Medical Center stated. They were amongst about 45 students and personnel from North Seattle College who were on the bus on the six lane bridge without any median when the tourist-carrying duck boat swerved into it. More than 50 individuals were taken to hospitals. A minimum of 13 people stayed at Seattle healthcare facilities Sunday. The amphibious car tours are provided around the globe, consisting of in Philadelphia; Austin, Texas; Miami; Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; and London. They task …
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