The World’s Largest Diggers

Fri September 05, 2014 - National Edition

The increasing demand for basic commodities has driven up prices and spurred a global mining boom, but it is not an easy task to get them from mines because big layers of rock have to be moved first. The accompanying infographic contains detail of some heavy machines around the world that can make task easy because they are fast, efficient, and reliable.

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