The Belaz 75710 mining truck boasts a maximum payload capacity of 505 tons, with a nominal load capacity being 450 tons. It is made by BELAZ OJSC (Belarus), and it is by far the world`s biggest dump truck. At 20.6 m in length, 8.17 m in height, and 9.75 m in width, it is shod in eight super-size giant pneumatic tyres. The empty weight of this vehicle is 360 tons. Everyone feels like a dwarf when standing next to this mammoth vehicle. So did Stanislav Yakubovich, the Deputy Director of BELAZ, who was awarded with the certificate of record for this achievement.
Stanislav Yakubovich, the Deputy Director of BELAZ