First mining dump trucks BELAZ with payload capacity 130T were commissioned in Azerbaijan
06 november 2014
Mining dump trucks BELAZ-7547 and BELAZ-75131 that were delivered in Azerbaijan in August 2014, have been commissioned at Dashkesan mining-and-processing integrated works.
Two mining dump trucks BELAZ-7513 with payload capacity 130T are the largest trucks in Azerbaijan. Mining dump trucks with such payload capacity have never been in operation in Azerbaijan before. Along with mining dump trucks of payload capacity 130T the fleet of Daskesan mining-and-processing integrated works was completed with 10 mining dump trucks BELAZ-7547 with payload capacity 45T.
All delivered mining dump trucks are used for transportation of iron ore, which is the basic element of Azerbaijan economy and industry.
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Revival of industry at Dashkesan mining-and-processing integrated works began after CJSC "Dashkesan Filizsaflashdirma had been included in CJSC "Azerbaijan Steel Production Complex. At present moment, there are a lot of mineral raw deposits in Azerbaijan: cobalt-magnetite deposits in Dashkesan, South Dashkesan and Demir.
Exploitation of BELAZ mining dump trucks helps to increase volumes and decrease production costs of raw materials resources operation as well as to develop mining industry of Daskesan mining-and-processing integrated works, economy of Dashesan and Republic of Azerbaijan