Bagger 293 is 96 metres (314.9 feet) tall (highest terrestrial vehicle, size shared with Bagger 288). It is 225 metres (738.2 feet) long (same as Bagger 287), weighs 14,200 tonnes (31.3 million pounds), and requires five people to operate. The bucket-wheel itself is over 21.3 metres (over 70 feet) in diameter with 18 buckets, each of which can hold over 15 cubic metres of material.

It can move 240,000 cubic metres (8.510 million cubic feet) of earth per day (the same as Bagger 288).


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