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New EKG-15M started working at Karelsky okatysh JSC

The EKG-15M manufactured by IZ-KARTEX started working at Karelsky okatysh JSC. It is planned that the shovel will produce more than 2,9 million CBM of mined rock per year.

The EKG-15M shovels is the first shovel of this model supplied at Karelsky okatysh. From 1980, 63 shovels from IZ-KARTEX have been supplied and commissioned  at Karelsky okatysh: 59 units of EKG-10 and its modifications (from 1980 to 2007), 4 units of EKG-20KM (from 2016).

The EKG-15M will work at Yuzhnyj quarry. Its separate units were been finalized according to operational conditions and specificity of mining at this quarry. The shovel cab has good sound-absorption, thermoinsulation and vibration protection.

According to the tradition at Karelsky okatysh, the symbolic picture is designed on shovel’s body. There is the picture of a tiger on the body of new EKG-15M.

 

EKG-15M with the picture of a tiger