L-1150 Generation 2
The latest and most efficient P&H wheel loader yet from Joy Global is the 38 ton (34.5 tonne) capacity L-1150. This loader is part of the Joy Global loader/mining truck match-up spectrum and is targeted to load 120-200 ton (109-181 tonne) trucks. The L-1150 is a milestone for hybrid technology in large mining machines. The L-1150 is the launch platform for the next advancement in full Switched Reluctance (SR) Loaders. This technology capitalizes fuel efficiency through regenerative energy use and storage. It also features a simplified control system with maintenance friendly componentry.