Autonomous trucks at ioneer lithium mine
Rhyolite to be first new US mine with self-driving Cat trucks Metal Tech News - September 15, 2022
Last updated 9/20/2022 at 2:12pm
Enormous 140-metric-ton autonomous Cat trucks loaded with lithium-boron ore will be driving themselves around on the very first day of operations at ioneer Ltd.'s Rhyolite Ridge project in Nevada.
Slated to begin operations in 2024, the Rhyolite Ridge Mine is expected to produce an average of 20,600 metric tons of lithium carbonate and 174,400 metric tons of boric acid annually for 26 years.