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Near Hibbing in St. Louis County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Mining Haul Truck Engine Module

 
 
Mining Haul Truck Engine Module Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, September 28, 2007
1. Mining Haul Truck Engine Module Marker
Inscription.
Power Module Assembly   Replacement Cost $372,000

Application: Komatsu 830E 240 Ton Electric Drive Haul Truck

Detroit Diesel Corporation 149 Series Engine

16 Cylinder, 2400 Cu. In., 2 Cycle Diesel Engine, 2200 Hp @ 1900 RPM

Fuel Consumption at HTC, 28 Gallons per Hour

Engine Service Life 100,000 Hours +

Engine Oil Capacity, 50 Gallons

Engine Weight, 11,250 Lbs.

General Electric Main Alternator

Alternator Weight, 9,500 Lbs.

L&M Mesabi Radiator

Coolant Capacity, 110 Gallons

Total Module Weight, 28,000 Lbs.

Assembly by Interstate PowerSystems   Virginia, MN

(Thanks To: Hibbing Taconite, Interstate PowerSystems, L&M Radiator, Malton Electric)

- In Partnernership with the Cleveland-Cliffs Foundation -

 
Location. 47° 26.846′ N, 92° 56.785′ W. Marker is near Hibbing, Minnesota, in St. Louis County. Marker can be reached from Greyhound Boulevard/3rd Avenue East, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at the Hull-Rust Mahoning Mine, beyond the mine visitor center/observation building; accessible only when the center is open. Marker is in this post office area: Hibbing MN 55746, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
Mining Haul Truck Engine Module Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith L, September 28, 2007
2. Mining Haul Truck Engine Module Marker
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 170 & 240 Ton Production Trucks (a few steps from this marker); P & H 2300 Production Shovel Bucket (a few steps from this marker); Underground Mining in the Hibbing Area (within shouting distance of this marker); Hill of Three Waters or the Triple Divide (within shouting distance of this marker); Hull-Rust-Mahoning Mine (within shouting distance of this marker); Hull-Rust Mahoning Mine Pit Overlook (within shouting distance of this marker); Marion 1150 Dragline Bucket (within shouting distance of this marker); Haulpak Production Truck Tires (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Hibbing.
 
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