With four newly minted 153 LHDs deployed at two of North America’s deepest precious metal mines, Artisan Vehicle Systems is bracing for a growing demand for its battery-powered mining equipment.

“We have lots of interest,” said Mike Mayhew, Artisan’s Sudbury-based director of sales and marketing. More companies, he predicts, will acquire the new load haul dump (LHD) machines in 2017. “We have all intentions to position more units in the market.”

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