Material Handlers MH3026

Request A Price Find Dealer

Key Specs

Engine Model
Cat C7.1
Cat C7.1
Maximum Operating Weight
64375 lb
29200 kg
Maximum Reach
42.7 ft
13000 mm



We know that when it comes to material handling equipment, your success depends on productivity and low operating costs. The Cat® MH3026 has simple-to-use technologies, a redesigned cab for enhanced comfort, and more machine options to match your work. Combine these features with up to 10 percent lower operating costs and you have a safe, quality, and reliable product that will provide you with the superior performance you need for your toughest indoor material handling applications.



Work faster with up to 15% more swing torque. A reach offering up to 13 m (42'8") let's you move more material without repositioning the machine.

Up To 10%

With extended maintenance intervals and fewer connections and hoses, you get more done at a lower cost compared to the previous model.


Offering the industry’s highest level of standard factory-equipped technology, including 2D E-fence andPayload. A new cab design with standard joystick steering improves operator comfort and efficiency.

Product Specifications for MH3026

Engine Model Cat C7.1 Cat C7.1
Engine Power - Maximum - ISO 14396 174 HP 129 kW
Net Power - ISO 9249 171 HP 128 kW
Bore 4 in 105 mm
Stroke 5 in 135 mm
Displacement 427.8 in³ 7.01 l
Maximum Travel Speed (with steering wheel) 12.4 mile/h 20 km/h
Maximum Travel Speed (with joysticks) 9.3 mile/h 15 km/h
Drawbar Pull 28550 lb/ft 127 kN
Maximum Gradeability (23 500 kg/51,810 lb) 52 52
Maximum Pressure - Implements 5366 psi 37000 kPa
Maximum Pressure - Travel 5075 psi 35000 kPa
Maximum Pressure - Swing 5656 psi 39000 kPa
Maximum Operating Weight 64375 lb 29200 kg
Minimum Operating Weight 58202 lb 26400 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 109.9 gal (US) 416 l
Engine Oil 5.3 gal (US) 20 l
Hydraulic Tank 55.2 gal (US) 209 l
Hydraulic System - Including Tank 91.1 gal (US) 345 l
Rear Axle - Housing (Differential) 3.7 gal (US) 14 l
Front Steering Axle - Differential 2.9 gal (US) 11 l
Powershift Transmission 0.7 gal (US) 2.5 l
Diesel Exhaust Fluid Tank 7.9 gal (US) 30 l
Cooling System 10.6 gal (US) 40 l
Final Drive - Each 0.7 gal (US) 2.5 l
Maximum Swing Torque 51800 ft·lbf 70 kN·m
Boom MH Boom 7.5 m (24'7") MH Boom 7.5 m (24'7")
Stick Drop Nose 6 m (19'8") Drop Nose 6 m (19'8")
Shipping Height (with FOGS) 11 ft 3375 mm
Shipping Length 35.1 ft 10700 mm
Shipping Length (with push blade) 36.7 ft 11190 mm
Machine Length 17.9 ft 5450 mm
Machine Length (with push blade) 20.1 ft 6115 mm
Tail Swing Radius 9.2 ft 2800 mm
Counterweight Clearance 4.3 ft 1305 mm
Cab Height- Lowered 11 ft 3350 mm
Cab Height- Lowered with FOGS 11.1 ft 3375 mm
Cab Height-Raised 18.4 ft 5750 mm
Cab Height- Raised with FOGS 18.9 ft 5775 mm
Wheel Base 9 ft 2750 mm
Shipping Width 9.8 ft 2990 mm
Ground Clearance 1.1 ft 320 mm
Undercarriage Length 17.4 ft 5300 mm
Undercarriage Length (with push blade) 19.6 ft 5970 mm
Upper Frame Width (including handrails) 9 ft 2740 mm
Maximum Reach 42.7 ft 13000 mm
Boom MH Boom 7.5 m (24'7") MH Boom 7.5 m (24'7")
Stick Drop Nose 6 m (19'8") Drop Nose 6 m (19'8")
Maximum Height 46.8 ft 14270 mm
Minimum Dump Height 12.5 ft 3810 mm
Maximum Reach at Ground Line 42.2 ft 12850 mm
Maximum Depth 9.7 ft 2970 mm
Boom Pin Height 30.5 ft 9300 mm

MH3026 Standard Equipment


  • Advanced sound-suppressed TOPS cab (ISO 12117-2 compliant)
  • 10" touchscreen monitor
  • Keyless push-to-start engine control
  • Tilt-up left-side console
  • LED dome lights

Cat Technology

  • Cat Product Link
  • 2D E-fence and cab avoidance
  • Cat Payload

Electrical System

  • Roading and indicator lights at front and rear
  • Maintenance-free batteries
  • LED chassis light, left-hand/right-hand boom and stick lights, cab lights -1800 lumens
  • Centralized electrical disconnect switch
  • Programmable time delay LED working lights

Service and Maintenance

  • Automatic lubrication system for implement and swing system
  • S-O-S sampling ports


  • Cat C7.1 single turbo diesel engine
  • One-touch low idle with automatic engine speed control
  • Automatic engine shutdown
  • 52°C (125°F) high-ambient capability
  • Cold start capability -18°C (-0°F)
  • Electric fuel priming pump
  • Double element air filter with integrated precleaner
  • On-demand electric cooling fans with auto-reverse function

Hydraulic System

  • Electric main control valve
  • Automatic hydraulic oil warm up
  • Automatic swing brake
  • Separate dedicated swing pump
  • Boom and stick lowering check valves
  • Medium pressure auxiliary circuit
  • Element type main hydraulic filter
  • SmartBoom
  • SmartStick
  • Heavy lift mode

Safety and Security

  • Rear- and right-side-view cameras
  • Secondary engine shutoff switch

Undercarriage and Structures

  • 5700 kg (12,500 lb) counterweight
  • All wheel drive
  • Automatic brake/axle lock
  • Creeper speed
  • Heavy-duty axles, advanced disc brake system, and travel motor with adjustable braking force
  • Lockable, oscillating front axle with remote greasing point

MH3026 Optional Equipment


  • Standard and optional equipment may vary. Consult your Cat dealer for details.
  • Standard and optional equipment may vary. Consult your Cat dealer for details.

Booms and Sticks

  • 6.9 m (22'8") Straight MH boom
  • 7.5 m (24'7") Straight MH boom
  • 5.0 m (16'5") Straight MH stick
  • 5.5 (18'1) Drop Nose MH stick
  • 6.0 m (19'8") Drop Nose MH stick


  • Deluxe cab: air suspension heated seat
  • Premium cab: air suspension heated and ventilated seat
  • Fixed one-piece laminated windshield and roof window (P5A glass)
  • Fixed two-piece laminated windshield and roof window (P8B glass)
  • Auxiliary relay

Electrical System

  • Electrical refueling pump

Safety and Security

  • 360° visibility
  • Travel alarm

Undercarriage and Structures

  • 2.99 m (9'10") wide undercarriage
  • 2.99 m (9'10") wide undercarriage with push blade
  • 10.00-20 dual solid rubber tires
  • 11.00-20 16 dual pneumatic tires

See how MH3026 compares against frequently compared products.

Use the comparison tool to compare detailed specs of Cat and competitor models.


Boost Productivity. Improve Efficiency.

Cat® Technology for construction helps contractors meet production goals and improve efficiencies.

Learn More

Product Brochures and More Are Ready to Download!

Take the interactive virtual product tour to explore the great features and benefits of the MH3026

Start MH3026 Tour

Check out current offers for the MH3026

View More Offers

Internet Explorer users may experience issues with certain features of our site.
Please try a current version of an alternate browser (i.e. Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox) for the full experience.