When you need a durable digger to power through the toughest materials, our broad lineup of hydraulic mining shovels delivers. They’ve built a name for withstanding the harshest digging conditions on sites around the world, and we’re working hard to make sure they keep meeting your expectations for reliable, predictable, efficient and productive performance.
No matter the size or configuration, every Cat Hydraulic Mining Shovel comes with the total package you expect from Caterpillar: deep product expertise, unmatched after-sale support and a commitment to help you squeeze more value and profit out of your entire load/haul system.
To accommodate larger specialty front attachments with greater capabilities and flexibility, Caterpillar offers the full range of Hydraulic Mining Shovels in frontless configurations for mobile and pedestal-mounted applications. Specialty applications for frontless shovels include heavy and marine construction, dredging and coastal protection, quarry and aggregate, bulk material handling and demolition.
Rugged Cat attachments are designed to withstand harsh mining conditions. They’re designed with high-strength steel and castings, and joined and thermally stress-relieved to extend service life and achieve productivity targets
Cat Hydraulic Mining Shovel buckets are designed to maximize durability and productivity. We have the right bucket size ideally matched to your shovel and your application. All buckets are equipped with a wear package that keeps you productive while protecting your investment.
A number of on-board and optional technology offerings are available to help you boost the productivity, efficiency and health of your Cat shovel.
While they are not integrated at the factory, the capability sets of Cat MineStar Solutions are available as a retrofit for Cat Hydraulic Mining Shovels.
Cat Hydraulic Mining Shovels are perfectly matched with Cat Trucks for efficient loading and hauling operations. This chart shows how many passes each shovel requires to fill the Cat Mining Trucks best suited to work with it.