Workers Raise Bucket Excavator Following Accident : News Photo

Workers Raise Bucket Excavator Following Accident

DEUTZEN, GERMANY - JANUARY 25: A 950-tonne bucket excavator stands on its treads after workers set it upright over the course of several hours following an accident at an open-pit coal mine as other ecavators stand illuminated behind on January 25, 2013 near Deutzen, Germany. The bucket excavator tipped over last summer after plateaus of earth and sand nearby gave way, pushing a layer of coal underneath. The excavator had been lying severaly tilted to one side ever since at the Vereinigtes Schleenhain mine, which is operated by Mibrag. Open-pit lignite coal mines are still common across eastern Germany and produce coal for local electricity production. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)
Caption:
DEUTZEN, GERMANY - JANUARY 25: A 950-tonne bucket excavator stands on its treads after workers set it upright over the course of several hours following an accident at an open-pit coal mine as other ecavators stand illuminated behind on January 25, 2013 near Deutzen, Germany. The bucket excavator tipped over last summer after plateaus of earth and sand nearby gave way, pushing a layer of coal underneath. The excavator had been lying severaly tilted to one side ever since at the Vereinigtes Schleenhain mine, which is operated by Mibrag. Open-pit lignite coal mines are still common across eastern Germany and produce coal for local electricity production. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)
Calculate priceView cart
Date created:
January 25, 2013
Editorial #:
160040853
Restrictions:
Contact your local office for all commercial or promotional uses.
License type:
Rights-managedRights-managed products are licensed with restrictions on usage, such as limitations on size, placement, duration of use and geographic distribution. You will be asked to submit information concerning your intended use of the product, which will determine the scope of usage rights granted.
Photographer:
Sean Gallup / Staff
Collection:
Getty Images News
Credit:
Getty Images
Max file size:
3,000 x 2,001 px (10.00 x 6.67 in) - 300 dpi - 856 KB
Release info:
Not released.More information
Source:
Getty Images Europe
Object name:
73027500

Keywords

This image is subject to copyright. Getty Images reserves the right to pursue unauthorized users of this image or clip, and to seek damages for copyright violations. To learn more about copyright and Getty Images’ enforcement program, click here. Availability for this image cannot be guaranteed until time of purchase.
tonne bucket excavator stands on its treads after workers set it... News Photo 160040853Accident,Bucket,Business,Coal,Course,Earth Mover,Finance,Following,Fuel and Power Generation,Germany,Group,Horizontal,Human Interest,Illumination,Occupation,Offbeat,Set,Stand,TimePhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesDEUTZEN, GERMANY - JANUARY 25: A 950-tonne bucket excavator stands on its treads after workers set it upright over the course of several hours following an accident at an open-pit coal mine as other ecavators stand illuminated behind on January 25, 2013 near Deutzen, Germany. The bucket excavator tipped over last summer after plateaus of earth and sand nearby gave way, pushing a layer of coal underneath. The excavator had been lying severaly tilted to one side ever since at the Vereinigtes Schleenhain mine, which is operated by Mibrag. Open-pit lignite coal mines are still common across eastern Germany and produce coal for local electricity production. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)