Start> References> Automation> 400t – Transport Crawler

400t – Transport Crawler

For the coal mine Clermont in north-east of Australia the TAKRAF GmbH has designed a new special transport crawler with a transport load of 400 t . The crawler works with a 750kW diesel generator.  This generator drives several hydraulic pumps and an electric generator.  The crawler tracks and the lift platform have a hydraulic drive. The operator has the possibility to lift and turn the platform hydraulically. The four lift cylinder are controlled in such a way that the centre of gravity in the middle of the crawler.

The system is operated from a cabin or via radio remote control.

Automation System
  • SPS Telemecanique Modicon M340
  • Magelis PC withCITECT SCADA
  • CANopen and J1939 bus
  • 2008-2009
Scope of Work AVI
  • software
  • commissioning



More Projects

Back to overview
Back to overview
Machine and Factory Automation
Compact Pipe

Compact Pipe

The Technology The company RSC Rohrbau und Sanierung GmbH has engineered a new mobile plant for production of steam to proper piping of PE inliner...

Read more
Waste Recycling
Alba Berlin

Alba Berlin

In Berlin wurden zwei mechanisch-physikalische Sortieranlagen (MPS) für insgesamt 320.000 t/a Abfall errichtet.

Read more