Trucking in North America vs around the world

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  1. Cat sdp

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    This guys are running 24(22)/7 in two shifts, they haul weights as high as 800k lbs gross, on very bad roads.
     
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  4. JBT

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    So one of the toughest applications on earth then.
     
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    In Australia or Chile?
     
  6. Cat sdp

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    Looks like they are hauling coal?
     
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  7. Bean Jr.

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    Australia it would appear, unless they drive right hand control in Chile too.
     
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    Add high temps of 43-45c, high humidity close to 100%, coal dust, mud in radiator, always rain
    Their tires last for 2 weeks
     
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  9. Cat sdp

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    I wonder how long is the haul ? From loading to dumping ?
     
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