Liebherr R996 is a hydraulic excavator designed for large-scale mining and quarries. The model was first produced in 2004, and new features were added over the past 21 years and its production continued without interruption as of 2023.
Specific features of the Liebherr R996 Excavator
Weight: The weight of the Liebherr R996 Excavator is 677 tons.
Engine power: The Liebherr R996 Excavator is equipped with a high-power diesel engine, thus ensuring high performance and efficiency. Additionally, this engine produces 2240 kW of power with 16 cylinders.
Bucket capacity of Liebherr R996 Excavator: R996 has a large bucket capacity of 36 m³, allowing it to use its bucket effectively in carrying and loading large amounts of materials.
Dimensions: The length of the Liebherr R996 Excavator is 12.465m, its width is 8.25m and its height is 9.07m.
Other important features of the Liebherr R996 Excavator
Operator Comfort of Liebherr R996 Excavator: A spacious and ergonomic operator cabin provides a comfortable working environment. Features such as air suspension seat, sound insulation and user-friendly controls increase operator comfort.
Occupational Safety: It includes various safety features for operator safety, such as a rear view camera, automatic fire extinguishing system and emergency stop button.
Technology: High-tech features include optimizing hydraulic systems, electronic control unit for fuel efficiency, and telematics system.
Liebherr R996 Excavator Overview
Liebherr R996 is an excavator used effectively in heavy load carrying and excavation works in large volume mining and quarries. It provides efficient work with its high power, large bucket capacity and operator comfort. It also offers rich features in terms of security and technology.