The Rotem mine in the Israeli Negev desert, where temperatures can reach over 50°C and it can get incredibly dusty, is a brutal site to work in. Liebherr has worked with Oliziki Mining to equip its R 9100 mining excavator with additional air filters to ensure the machines perform at their highest in spite of the extreme conditions. Watch the video to find out more about the reliable vehicles.
James joined the Industrial Vehicle Technology International team in 2017. Previously he was Assistant Editor on an engineering title for several years and has worked for various other trade magazines before that. James is happily married and has a young daughter and son who keep him busy.