Designing of engines for mine dump trucks with due account for mining and operation conditions

P.I. Tarasov, M.L. Khazin, E.V. Fefelov, V.V. Furzikov

The article addresses the issues of design and selection of specifications of a dump-truck power unit with due account for mining and operation conditions, and with a view of future progress of surface mining operations. Factors having an effect on indicator and effective values of internal combustion diesel engine performance are described. The analysis of these factors is provided. Recommendations on promising areas of further research into mine dump-truck power units are given.

№6 (136) 2017

Key words: mining machinery, mine dump-truck power units, operation conditions

Mining Industry Journal №6 (136) 2017, p.60