MR361 Roadheader for mining

Sandvik MR361 roadheader is an electro-hydraulic part-face cutting machine designed for roadway development and mineral production in coal, rock, gypsum, potash and salt and metal mining. The special attachments and wide array of options, such as an integrated swivel chain conveyor, coupled with high tramming speed for relocation, make it ideal for a variety of mining and tunneling applications. The powerful transversal cutter head of this roadheader is able to cut rock up to a compressive strength of up to 80 MPa (UCS).

Sandvik MR361 is available as an intelligent PLC (Programmable Logic Controller) controlled machine and country-specific FLP certifications by various international approval authorities are possible.


  • Improved safety features ensure safe underground working conditions and less operational hazards.
  • Different cutter heads for a wide range of rock conditions and applications serve for high versatility in machine operation.
  • Various digitalization options like Cutronic (automated cutting cycle), which enables semi-autonomous machine cutting operation, optimize customer value.
Technical data
Weight 67,000 kg
Dimension (L-W-H) 11,000 x 3,100 x 2,300 mm
Cutting height (max) 5,000 mm
Cutting width (max) 7,500 mm
Cutter motor power 230 kW
Max. tram speed 15 m/min
Installed power 452 kW