ERC 1500 – Komatsu PC 300

Removing overburden

Application details


The customer has the contract at Solid Energy Stockton coal mine to remove overburden in the difficult locations on the mine.  This mine is located within conservation land and no overburden can fall into the conservation land so he uses the ERC 1500 revolving rotary drum cutter in conjunction with a rammer rock breaker and directional blasting to control the fall of the rock.


No two jobsites are alike.
The productivity depends on the material characteristics or rock hardness, the settings and condition of the carrier unit, the technical and wear condition of the attachment and the operator skills, as well as a couple of other factors. The given figures can vary based on different conditions. We reserve the right to change technical data without further notice.