Mining

World Class Mining Equipment

Komatsu’s Mining Division designs, manufactures and supports equipment supplied to mining customers around the world. Shipped around the world, the super large off-highway mining trucks from Peoria, Illinois, use up to 3,500 horsepower diesel engines to generate power for electric motors mounted in the rear wheels, driving the vehicle up to 40 mph. With a payload up to 360 short tons, these trucks are designed to operate 24/7/365 in various mining conditions and compliment the Komatsu hydraulic shovels, wheel loaders, and crawler dozers built and supported by a global network of manufacturing and distribution facilities. Providing reliable, high quality equipment and global product support is our commitment to exceeding mining customers’ expectations.

In addition to providing world-class equipment, Komatsu America Corp. includes Modular Mining Systems as the capstone to its mining tool portfolio. Modular is the premier supplier of data-driven mine management solutions with a vision to revolutionize the way the mining industry operates in real-time. Modular supplies the site-supervisory system for Komatsu’s Autonomous Haulage System (AHS). Operating a production fleet of driverless mining trucks Komatsu’s Frontrunner® system is reshaping the mining industry.