Harsco Environmental orders a new Cometto ETH transporter

Cometto ETH Transporter
Harsco Environmental has taken delivery of a new self-propelled transporter model ETH 8/6 for their site at Sheffield Forgemasters (South Yorkshire).

The Cometto ETH 8/6 is designed for operation in steelworks with a payload capacity of 238 ton. Equipped with hydraulic suspension, it allows for constant load distribution to all axles, together with self-loading and offloading operations, thanks to the large suspension stroke.

In addition to its eight axle lines, consisting of six driven, four idle and six braked suspensions, the ETH 8/6 offers a loading platform of approx. 10.5 x 3.5 meters with one operator cabin located over the platform for the best visibility and operational control. The cabin is equipped with double dashboard, reversible seat and monitor connected to the rear-view camera, allowing for excellent maneuverability in both directions.

The ETH 8/6 is provided with an Automatic Fire Extinguishing System. This special feature further increases the already high standard of safety of the transporter.

Cometto Transporter

Harsco Environmental’s solutions include meltshop and furnace services, slag management, scrap management, materials handling and resource recovery of the steelmaking by-products. The ETH will be the perfect instrument to assist in the day-to-day running of Harsco Environmental’s best in class services.

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