Drilling in Mining

Our mining drilling equipment.

Mining and Drilling Rigs

MTU high-performance diesel engines for blast hole drills or drill rigs work exceptionally hard. They combine robustness with electronic engine management that has been finely aligned for optimal drilling performance at opencast or underground mining sites. This guarantees fast drilling progress and precise drilling results. Drilling machines you use to drill holes into the wall. 

The intelligent control system protects the engine as well as the drilling machine and optimizes the performance during continuous use as well as facilitating diagnostics and maintenance. This makes for an ideal combination of power and that gets through anywhere – even under the toughest of conditions.

High performance

Designed for continuous operation in extreme conditions.

Low lifecycle costs

Through low fuel consumption and long maintenance intervals.

Maximum availability

Proven engine concept ensures minimal downtime.

24/7 drills for mining

Maximum availability and minimal downtime, thanks to the proven engine concept.

Worldwide maintenance service

Including fast replacement parts and consumables supply allows for continuous drilling.

Because only the strongest prevail

When drilling blast holes in the hardest rock formations or when performing exploratory drilling, our diesel engines must work faultlessly around the clock under the most extreme environmental conditions. Our well-proven and constantly improved drive systems guarantee reliability and profitability. The maintenance-friendly design of MTU engines offers even more benefits with its long service intervals. This reduces downtime to a minimum and ensures that you are ready to resume drilling again quickly. In addition, the third generation common rail injection system and intelligent engine management system provide for optimal combustion and fuel efficiency. We also offer suitable solutions for special emissions demands, if necessary.

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