Thornbury, ON – Breaker Technology Inc. (BTI), a leading North American manufacturer of a wide range of mining equipment, announces the extension of its distribution network in Chile through an agreement with GHH Chile Spa
GHH will now be offering and servicing BTI’s full underground mobile mining equipment line, including the latest show-stoppers the ScaleBOSS 3D and purpose-built underground utility vehicle, the Mine Runner.
"BTI´s Mobile equipment is of approved and renowned quality," says GHH Chile Spa's Managing Director Johannes von Westerholt. "Adding the BTI portfolio to our scope of supply enables us to offer our clients complete packages including all types of mobile equipment, which are required for mining or tunneling operations."
GHH has been manufacturing LHDs and Dump Truck for over 50 years and is strongly positioned in the Chilean underground mining market. They also offer a drill rig line to complement their offerings. Their philosophy is to build the highest quality vehicles and uninterrupted service.
"Now partnering with BTI is perfectly adding the missing piece to complete our goal," says von Westerholt. "We are able to offer whatever kind of mobile equipment is needed for all underground applications in our market."
Thornbury, Ontario, Canada – Breaker Technology’s MINE RUNNER All Purpose Mining Vehicle is a modern day solution for a future focused mining operation, aimed at safety, lower emissions, and increased productivity. Not to be confused with a customized road vehicle or generic people carrier, the Mine Runner has Hydraulic Wheel Drive (HWD) motors, providing greater power, and extended maintenance and duty cycles.
Engineered from the ground up to be a leader in personnel safety and operational flexibility. Standard on the all murpose mining truck, Mine Runner is a rigorously tested and independently certified ROPS/FOPS operator cabin.
“The ever increasing payload requirements and tramming distances have exceeded the capabilities of the typical re purposed highway 4x4 style truck. Unlike many over the road type vehicles being modified for use underground, the Mine Runner is purpose designed and built for the underground environment,” say Andy Jackson, BTI Engineering Project Leader, Mobile Equipment Systems.
Both the primary braking (service brakes) and the secondary braking (emergency brakes) have been designed and tested to meet and exceed the CSA Braking Standard and Performance for Underground Mining Machines. CAN/CSA - M424.3-M90.
Powered by our innovative “Hydraulic Wheel Drive” or “HWD” fluid controlled power train, the Mine Runner is capable of easy customization to a optional configurations without hindering performance or longevity of components.
BTI - Breaker Technology is a manufacturer of quarry, construction and mining equipment. We specialize in rockbreaker systems, hydraulic breakers, demolition attachments and a full line of rugged, low profile mining vehicles. Well recognized as a leader in global mining and quarry markets, BTI offers unparalleled experience and product support.Want more information? Download the new Mine Runner Literature or view our latest Mine Runner Video.