Advanced Underground LHDs

Sandvik LH517i Underground LHD

Sandvik offer a wide range of LHD equipment for underground operations. Our product portfolio is built on years of experience in designing reliable and powerful machinery, continuously aiming for safer, stronger and smarter. These LHDs are engineered for maximum uptime in a variety of loading applications.​

Underground loaders: taking the strain

Sandvik underground loaders can handle the toughest of applications. They are highly maneuverable and enable high productivity. Standard features include for example FEA-optimized frames, powerful engines, advanced drive train technology, four-wheel drive, articulated steering and ergonomic controls. With diesel and electric versions available, payload capacities in advanced loaders range from 7 to 21 metric tons.

Intelligence integrated

Our advanced loaders feature Sandvik Intelligent Control System that acts as the software backbone for the machine, allowing us to build multiple smart solutions, such as Integrated Weighing System and AutoMineTM loading, to improve performance.

Sandvik LH621i Loader

Sandvik LH621i is an intelligent 21 tonne loader designed for rapid mine development and large scale underground mine production. With superior hydraulic power for fast bucket filling and drivetrain power for high ramp speed, the Sandvik LH621i is designed to quickly clear tunnel headings for rapid advance rates.

Sandvik LH517i advanced underground LHD

Our Sandvik LH517i is designed to meet customer expectations being safer, more reliable and efficient, supplemented with in-built intelligence enabling lower operating cost and improved connectivity. Sandvik LH517i includes intelligent features such as Sandvik Intelligent Control System, My Sandvik Digital Services Knowledge Box™ on-board hardware, and AutoMine® readiness as standard.

Sandvik LH514 Underground loader

Sandvik LH514 is a compact automation-ready underground loader that has earned a reputation as a preferred LHD in the industry. This combination of underground loader and underground hauler offers a 14-metric-ton capacity and excellent operator ergonomics as well as uninterrupted high productivity with low cost per loaded tonne.

Sandvik LH410 advanced underground loader

Sandvik LH410 is a flexible loader with a 10-metric-ton tramming capacity. We redesigned its front frame to enable increased dump heights and break-out force. This high-power combination offers uninterrupted high productivity at a low cost per loaded tonne.

Sandvik LH307 Narrow vein LHD

​​​​​Sandvik LH307 is an underground LHD that features a tramming capacity of 6.7 metric tons and our latest LHD technology to provide maximum performance in the toughest underground applications.

Glass labyrinth 38 tonne automated loader

After 20 years of self-driving in underground mines, we put our autonomous loader to the ultimate test — navigating a glass labyrinth with no driver. Will things come crashing down?

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