Epiroc has announced two additions to the Pit Viper lineup: the Pit Viper 231 E and Pit Viper 235 E. In a release, the company says these new electric-driven blasthole drills offer safer, cleaner and more sustainable operations while maintaining the productivity and reliability that the Pit Viper line known for.

"The Pit Viper 231 E and Pit Viper 235 E are part of our vocation to create greener drills that enable our customers to produce metals and minerals in the most sustainable way possible,” says Yara Hussein, global product manager - midrange blasthole

Equipped with the company’s proprietary Rig Control System (RCS), Epiroc says these drills offer advanced on-board and off-board automation that significantly enhance safety, accuracy and productivity.

Epiroc's electric-driven blasthole drills are zero-emission machines, making operations cleaner and more sustainable. These drills contribute to a healthier planet by significantly reducing carbon emissions. With electric power at the core, these machines eliminate the need for traditional fuel, leading to substantial savings in operational costs. The Pit Viper 231 E and Pit Viper 235 E are a cost-effective solution for any mining operation.

For more information, visit epiroc.com.