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Power Train – Engine – The Cat C15 engine is designed for power, reliability and efficiency.

Power Train – Transmission – More power to the ground for greater productivity.

Engine/Power Train Integration – Intelligent electronics for overall optimal performance.

Cat Brake System – Superior control for operator confidence.

Operator Comfort – Ergonomically designed for all-day comfort, control and productivity.

Truck Body Systems – Rugged performance and reliability in tough underground mining applications.

Structures – Rugged Cat structures – the backbone of the AD30’s durability.

Serviceability – More time for production.

Customer Support – Cat dealer services keep underground mining equipment productive.

Safety – Designed with safety as the first priority.

AD30 Standard Equipment

ELECTRICAL
  • 12V power supply in cab
  • Alternator, 95-amp
  • Auxiliary start receptacle
  • Battery disconnect switch, ground level
  • Circuit breaker, 80-amp
  • Corrosive protection spray
  • Diagnostic connector
  • Electric starting, 24V
  • Engine shutdown switch, ground level
    – Front left hand side
  • Lighting
    – Brake and tail light, LED
    – Headlights with dimmer switch, halogen
    – Rear work light (cab mounted), halogen
    – Reversing lights, halogen
  • Low maintenance batteries
  • Reversing alarm
  • Starting and charging system

OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT
  • Cat Electronic Monitoring System (Cat EMS)
  • Electric horns
  • Gauges
    – Engine coolant temperature
    – Transmission coolant temperature
    – Hydraulic oil temperature
    – Fuel level
    – Speedometer
    – Tachometer
  • Indicator lights
    – Alert warning light
    – Body up position warning
    – High beam
    – Residual brake pressure warning
    – Retarder application
    – Turn signal
  • Low hydraulic level warning
  • Open operator station ROPS/FOPS structure
  • Operator presence system (auto park brake)
  • Rearview mirrors
  • Suspension seat Cat Comfort TLV2 with retractable seat belt
  • Trainer/passenger seat and seat belt
  • Tilt/telescopic steering wheel

POWER TRAIN
  • Cat C15 ATAAC diesel engine, 6-cylinder
  • Automatic brake retarder control
  • Auto shift transmission 4 speed forward/1 speed reverse
  • Axle, arrangement standard width, front – rear
  • Control throttle shifting
  • Engine air intake precleaner
  • Electric fuel priming pump
  • Exhaust, turbo compartment shielding
  • Four wheel drive
  • Long life coolant
  • Programmable ground speed limiting
  • Programmable gear block out with tray up
  • Radiator cap manual release
  • Radiator, cross flow
  • Rims, 5-piece, tubeless
  • SAFR™ full hydraulic enclosed wet, multiple-disc brakes, oil cooled
  • Torque converter with automatic lockup

OTHER STANDARD EQUIPMENT
  • Body, dump, (14.4 m³/18.8 yd³)
  • Catalytic exhaust purifier/muffler group
  • Centralized lubrication points
  • Decals, international picto graphics
  • Engine and transmission belly guards
  • Fenders, standard with, front, rear flaps
  • Fire wall
  • Fuel system manual shut off tap
  • Frame lifting lugs
  • Front and rear tow pin
  • Hand hold (access on/off top deck)
  • Hitch, articulated and oscillated
  • Operation and Maintenance Manual – English and other applicable local languages to select
  • S·O·S port
    – Coolant
    – Engine oil
    – Hydraulic oil
    – Transmission oil
  • Swing out radiator grill
  • Tires and rims: A tire must be selected from the mandatory attachments section of the machine price list. Base machine price includes a standard tubeless rim allowance only.

AD30 Optional Equipment

OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT
  • Axle, arrangement wide body, front – rear
  • Battery shutdown
    – Ground level isolation, in cab isolation switch
    – Ground level isolation, engine shutdown switch
    – Ground level isolation, in cab isolation, engine shutdown switch
  • Body dump
    – Body, (11.3 m³/14.8 yd³)
    – Body, (16.8 m³/21.9 yd³) wide body configuration
    – Body, (17.5 m³/22.9 yd³)
  • Body ejector
    – Ejector, (15.2 m³/19.9 yd³)
    – Ejector, (16.8 m³/21.9 yd³)
  • Body liners, impact and wear
    – 10 mm (0.4"), body, dump (11.3 m³/14.8 yd³)
    – 10 mm (0.4"), body, dump (14.4 m³/18.8 yd³)
    – 10 mm (0.4"), dump (16.8 m³/21.9 yd³) for wide body configuration
    – 10 mm (0.4"), body, dump (17.5 m³/22.9 yd³)
  • Brake pressure gauges
  • Camera, color rear facing
  • Cover, anti vandalism for shipping
  • Engine options
    – Engine, Ventilation Reduction (VR)
    – Equivalent to Tier 3
    – After-treatment options (for use with VR Engine only)
    • DPF (Flow Through) Filter
  • Fast fill system
    – Coolant
    – Engine oil
    – Fuel (single tank)
    – Hydraulic oil
    – Transmission oil
  • Fenders, wide body, front, rear flaps
  • Fire suppression system
    – Ansul, dry powder
    – Foam, water based
  • Fluids
    – Arctic fuel
    – Arctic coolant
  • Lighting
    – Headlights with dimmer switch, LED
    – Rear work light (cab mounted), LED
    – Reversing lights, LED
  • Lubrication system
    – Automatic, dump or ejector body
    – Centralized, ejector body
  • Mine transfer
    – Mine transfer ready front frame (tack welded)
    – Mine transfer ready dump body (tack welded)
    – Mine transfer ready ejector body (tack welded)
  • Operators station ROPS/FOPS enclosed
    – Air conditioning
    – Cab pressurizer and filter
    – Dome light
    – Heater
    – Radio ready compartment for radio and speakers
    – Sun visor
    – Window, sliding cab door
  • Park brake switch engagement
    – Push to apply
    – Pull to apply
  • Payload
    – Truck Payload Measurement System (TPMS)
    – Remote display for TPMS
  • Reflective tape
  • Rims
    – Rim identification numbering
    – Spare, tubeless
  • Seat
    – Suspension seat Cat Comfort TLV2, vinyl
    – Suspension seat tee, mechanical
  • Seat cover
    – Tee and Cat Comfort TLV2
    – Seat cover, companion
  • Secondary steering system
  • Service tools
    – Collet jacking bolts, dump and ejector
    – Diagnostics box
    – Hoist cylinder supports (for body removal)
    – Brake wear gauge
    – Reference parts manual for additional tooling available
  • Switches
    – Engine shutdown, fire suppression activation
    – Idle timer
    – Engine shutdown, fire suppression activation/idle timer
  • Technology
    – Vital Information Management System (VIMS) Gen 3
  • Tire arrangements
    – Tire, 26.5 × 25 VSNT Bridgestone
    – Tire, 26.5 × 25 VSDL Bridgestone
  • NOTE: Not all features are available in all regions. See your Cat dealer for more information.

Overview

The AD30 underground mining truck is designed for high production, low cost-per-ton hauling in smaller underground mining applications. Rugged construction and easy maintenance guarantee long life with low operating costs.
Engineered for performance, designed for comfort, built to last.

Engine

Units:
Engine Model Cat® C15 Cat® C15 Less
Gross Power - SAE J1995 409.0 HP 305.0 kW Less
Gross Power - VR Engine - SAE J1995 409.0 HP 305.0 kW Less
Gross Power - Tier 3 Engine - SAE J1995 409.0 HP 305.0 kW Less
Bore 5.4 in 137.2 mm Less
Stroke 6.8 in 171.5 mm Less
Displacement 928.0 in³ 15.2 l Less
Note (3) Engine derate will commence at an altitude of 2743 m (8,999 ft). Engine derate will commence at an altitude of 2743 m (8,999 ft). Less
Note (2) Ratings based on SAE J1995 standard air conditions of 25° C (77° F) and 100 kPa (29.61 Hg) barometer. Power based on fuel having API gravity of 35 at 16° C (60° F) and an LHV of 42 780 kJ/kg (18,390 BTU/lb) when engine used at 30° C (86° F). Ratings based on SAE J1995 standard air conditions of 25° C (77° F) and 100 kPa (29.61 Hg) barometer. Power based on fuel having API gravity of 35 at 16° C (60° F) and an LHV of 42 780 kJ/kg (18,390 BTU/lb) when engine used at 30° C (86° F). Less
Gross Power - Equivalent to U.S. EPA Tier 3/EU Stage IIIA - SAE J1995 409.0 HP 305.0 kW Less
Rated Power 1800.0 r/min 1800.0 r/min Less
Note (1) Power ratings apply at a rated speed of 1,800 rpm when tested under the reference conditions for the specified standard. Power ratings apply at a rated speed of 1,800 rpm when tested under the reference conditions for the specified standard. Less
Note (4) Optional Ventilation Reduction package available. Optional Ventilation Reduction package available. Less
Note (5) Optional engine with emissions equivalent to U.S. EPA Tier 3 and EU stage IIIA is also available. Optional engine with emissions equivalent to U.S. EPA Tier 3 and EU stage IIIA is also available. Less

Operating Specifications

Nominal Payload Capacity 66139.0 lb 30000.0 kg Less
Gross Machine Mass 132300.0 lb 60000.0 kg Less
Body Capacities 11.3-17.5 m³ (14.8-22.9 yd³) 11.3-17.5 m³ (14.8-22.9 yd³) Less

Weights

Empty 63647.0 lb 28870.0 kg Less
Loaded 132277.0 lb 60000.0 kg Less
Empty - Rear Axle 20704.0 lb 9391.0 kg Less
Loaded - Rear Axle 73826.0 lb 33487.0 kg Less
Empty - Front Axle 42944.0 lb 19479.0 kg Less
Loaded - Front Axle 58451.0 lb 26513.0 kg Less

Weight Distribution

Empty - Rear Axle 32.50% 32.50% Less
Loaded - Front Axle 44.20% 44.20% Less
Loaded - Rear Axle 55.80% 55.80% Less
Empty - Front Axle 67.50% 67.50% Less

Transmission

Forward - 1 3.9 mile/h 6.3 km/h Less
Forward - 2 7.0 mile/h 11.3 km/h Less
Forward - 3 12.9 mile/h 20.8 km/h Less
Forward - 4 22.8 mile/h 36.7 km/h Less
Reverse - 1 4.4 mile/h 7.1 km/h Less
Note Maximum travel speeds with standard 26.5 × R25 tires. Maximum travel speeds with standard 26.5 × R25 tires. Less

Final Drives

Differential Ratio 3.38:1 3.38:1 Less
Final Drive Ratio 4.76:1 4.76:1 Less
Total Reduction Ratio 16.13:1 16.13:1 Less
Note Fully floating axles. Fully floating axles. Less

Body Hoist

Raise 10.5 s 10.5 s Less
Lower 11.2 s 11.2 s Less
Total Cycle Time 21.7 s 21.7 s Less

Body Capacities

Body 1 14.8 yd³ 11.3 m³ Less
Body 2 - Standard Body 18.8 yd³ 14.4 m³ Less
Body 3 22.9 yd³ 17.5 m³ Less
Wide Body 21.9 yd³ 16.8 m³ Less
Ejector Body (1) 19.9 yd³ 15.2 m³ Less
Ejector Body (2) 21.9 yd³ 16.8 m³ Less
Note Heaped SAE 2:1. Heaped SAE 2:1. Less

Turning Dimensions

Outside Clearance Radius 337.4 in 8571.0 mm Less
Inner Clearance Radius 198.0 in 5030.0 mm Less
Articulation Angle 42.5 ° 42.5 ° Less
Frame Oscillation 10 Degrees 10 Degrees Less

Service Refill Capacities

Engine Crankcase - With Filter 9.0 gal (US) 34.0 l Less
Transmission 18.0 gal (US) 67.0 l Less
Hydraulic Tank 38.0 gal (US) 145.0 l Less
Cooling System 20.0 gal (US) 74.0 l Less
Front Differential and Final Drives 15.0 gal (US) 56.0 l Less
Rear Differential and Final Drives 15.0 gal (US) 56.0 l Less
Fuel Tank 108.0 gal (US) 410.0 l Less

Tires

Tire Size 26.5 × R25 VSNT 26.5 × R25 VSNT Less

Standards

Standards ROPS/FOPS Certified Cab ROPS/FOPS Certified Cab Less