Sandvik adds battery-electric rig

SANDVIK has expanded its battery-electric equipment offering with the DL422iE top hammer longhole drill, which it claims can help increase metres drilled per shift up to 10%.

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Sandvik's DDL422iE is its second battery-electric drill rig offering.

The drill, which is designed for underground massing mining in 4m by 4m or larger production drifts, has been fitted with an electric drivetrain for tramming.