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Your Single-Source Provider for Longwall Mining Solutions & Mining Electrical Engineering

HBT (Hauhinco Mining Technology) is a world class machine manufacturer and fully integrated single solution provider – specializing in systems and equipment for underground coal mining. The company exports its high-performance longwall mining equipment to all major mining markets worldwide.

We offer our customers the right system for their applications — from low seams to high seams, no matter how long the face or how high the production demand. We understand the challenges faced by longwall mines today, and we’ve developed our equipment to stand up to those demands.

All our equipment has been designed to maximize customer value through the application of cutting-edge autonomous technology which delivers benchmark productivity and industry leading operator safety.

The core HBT facilities have the capability for research, develop, design, manufacture, and test longwall mining equipment inhouse.  All HBT products and systems are produced to the highest standards and compliant to international regulatory requirements. In addition to machine manufacturing, HBT manufactures high-quality OE parts and provides world-class support services for their equipment.

HBT subsidiaries and partner offices are strategically located in all important coal producing countries including Australia, China, Turkey, India, Russia, and USA. The corporate office of HBT GmbH is headquartered in Luenen, NRW, Germany.

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Product Offerings

HBT offers a complete line of longwall mining equipment:

High-horsepower shearers, automated plow systems, armored face conveyors (AFCs), beam stage loaders (BSL), intelligent drive systems incl. gearboxes, motoers and VFDs, hydraulic roof support legs and cylinders, programmable mining controls, face automation sensors, actuators, microprocessors, and computers, high-pressure pump stations

Roof Supports

HBT roof supports are customized to meet your specific needs, with advanced automation, personnel proximity detection and more. And they’re built to last, offering a lifetime of up to 90,000 cycles.


Maximizing productivity levels as the seam height diminishes requires a robust and compact cutting machine design with optimal coal-loading performance.

Plow Systems

HBT plow systems offer record-setting production in a compact, durable frame. With unmatched power and precise control systems, these machines are a cost-effective alternative for low coal seam heights.


HBT is also focused on solutions for demanding electrical engineering challenges in the raw materials and heavy industries (mining, tunneling, raw materials industry, oil and gas production). Whether it is the on-board supply of a mobile machine or the feed-in of permanently installed equipment, whether it is in a tunnel or in a mine, or whether it is in hazardous areas such as gas fields or on offshore installations, HBT is experienced to support you in your challenges – with advanced power distribution and automation systems.

Product Offerings

HBT electrical explosion-proof equipment:

Air-cooled Transformers, Compact Stations (Switchgears), Frequency Converters, Frequency Converters, Explosion-proof Electric Motors (air-cooled), Microprocessor control systems and automation components.

Air-cooled Transformers

Power distribution for roadheaders, beltconveyors, shuttle cars, fans, and lighting

Compact Stations (Switchgears)

Power distribution, real-time monitoring and control of industrial machinery in coal mines and underground ore mines

Microprocessor control systems and automation components

Intrinsically safe solutions for the mining industry

Aftermarket Services

Dedicated Support for Enhanced Productivity.

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