Excavator Engines

Enhanced performance of wheel loader and excavator drive technology

For demanding mining applications, we offer you a wide range of diesel engines for heavy-duty continuous use. Our mtu Series 4000 PowerPacks are easily able to run at their limit with practically no breaks. They are specially designed to withstand the typically fast and material-stressing load alternation cycles that large mining excavators and wheel loaders generate, and guarantee full performance all the time with their excellent transient load characteristics.  

This means that deep load and folding excavators with mtu mining engines have the shortest load cycles even when operating at maximum load. Wheel loaders with mtu engines also have no trouble at all with 100% load performance.

Enhanced performance

Even at full load and under constant load alterations

Low lifecycle costs

Through low fuel consumption and long maintenance intervals of excavator engines

Maximum availability

Proven excavator engine concept ensures minimal downtime

Worldwide service

for maintenance as well as fast replacement part and maintenance material supply

Wide range

of wheel loader and excavator engines for tailor-made, optimal drive concepts

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