Meeting of long-standing partners: General Electric delegation has visited BELAZ
May 11, 2017
On the 11th of May 2017 OJSC «BELAZ» –Management Company of Holding «BELAZ-HOLDING» hosted the delegation of
General Electric headed by Mr. Ken Stapylton - Executive Director, GE Mining
GE Executive Director was accompanied by Director of GE Mining in Russia and CIS Mr. Sergey Kravtsov and Sales Support Leader, GE Mining - Russia and CIS Mr. Alexander Sharapa
In BELAZ Museum
During the meeting the guests have visited the enterprise museum as well as the main production facilities.
At the main production line.
The guests get to know about technological processes applied at production of BELAZ equipment.
BELAZ and General Electric are long-time business partners. First GE150АС drive system was installed in BELAZ-7513 mining dump truck with payload capacity of 130 ton
in 2006. At present BELAZ-7513, BELAZ-7513А, BELAZ-75310 and BELAZ-75311 mining dump trucks are equipped with GE drive systems.
During the negotiations the main directions of further cooperation were discussed. Special attention has been paid to promotion of BELAZ dump trucks with General Electric drive system to the market of CIS and far-abroad countries. During this meeting the partners also discussed the adaptation of GE traction drive system for installation in dump trucks of heavy payload capacity and other joint projects.