To transport this 6030 from Caterpillar Mining Gmbh Dortmund to the mine Imerys Talc in Bestiac FR-09 in the south of France, we needed no less than 14 trucks. The width of the transports varied from 2,55 to 4 meters. The last kilometres to the top of the mountains in the Pyrénées were very challenging with a lot of hairpin bends. After assembling this giant at the mine, the operating weight is about 300 tons.
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