A conference "Drilling Equipment for Open pit Mining" on the basis of PJSC "Rudgormash" was held on July 19-20, 2006 by the "Mining Machinery Holding Company-Rudgormash", Voronezh. Leading specialists of the mining industry enterprises of Russian Federation, the Baltics and the CIS took part in the conference. The guests had a chance to receive a detailed information about the drilling equipment and to find out more about the last modifications of the equipment together with new developments.
In particular a new SBSH-160/200-40 (at the moment passing through the factory tests) has been introduced to the participants of the conference. The machine is manufactured on the basis of the engineering assignment of PJSC "Pavlovskgranit". The most recent highly technological solutions has been applied to the design of the drill, including the mobility execution of all the hydraulic system components, manufactured by "Bosch Rexroth". The aforesaid model of the drilling rig serves to be the basic machine for the preplanned drill with diesel drive which is expected to be set for production in the next year.
During this conference the guests visited the quarry PJSC "Pavlovskgranit", where they were able blass hole drilling by SBSH-160/200-40, which has been sold to "Pavlovskgranit" in 2004.
According to the results of the last conference, several contracts are being prepared for the manufacture of the drills SBSH-160/200-40 for coal and non-metal mining industries.