High Levels of Digging Performance

Cat Hydraulic Mining Shovels

Cat® Hydraulic Mining Shovels


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.
 

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Hydraulic Mining Shovel Lineup

Take a look at our full line of hydraulic mining shovels with Product Manager Dan Harms.

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TriPower System

The TriPower System is the signature feature of a front shovel (FS) configured Cat hydraulic mining shovel. It simplifies operation via automatic bucket guidance, increases productivity with constant boom momentum, and enhances safety by preventing bucket roll-back.

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Cat Hydraulic Shovel Models

MEET THE WHOLE FAMILY

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.

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Versatility Class

Cat 6015B
Load More. Make More.

Bucket Payload: 14.6 tonnes / 16.1 ton

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6060

Cat 6020B
Safe. Simple. Reliable.

Bucket Payload: 21.6 tonnes / 23.8 tons

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6060


Productivity Class

Cat 6030
The Productivity you Expect. The Reliability You Demand.

Bucket Payload: 30 tonnes / 33 tons

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6060

Cat 6050/6050 FS
Make Every Load Worth More

Bucket Payload: 50.4 tonnes / 55.6 tons

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6060

Cat 6040/6040 FS
Every Load Counts.

Bucket Payload: 39.6 tonnes / 43.7 tons

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6040

Cat 6060
Works Harder. Lasts Longer.    

Bucket Payload: 61 tonnes / 67 tons

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6060


AC Shovels
 

6030 AC

Giving you the option to choose the drive system best suited for your operation, the Cat 6030 can be equipped with an electric drive for greater efficiency. The custom-made electric motor with increased gap between rotor and stator is has proven its ability to stand-up to the harshest conditions while providing the mobility and flexibility you desire.

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6030 AC

6060 AC

Giving you the option to choose the drive system best suited for your operation, the Cat 6060 can be equipped with an electric drive for greater efficiency. The custom-made electric motor with increased gap between rotor and stator is has proven its ability to stand-up to the harshest conditions while providing the mobility and flexibility you desire.

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6060 AC


ULTRA CLASS
 

Cat 6090 FS
Largest Payload in the Industry.

Bucket Payload: 93.6 tonnes / 103 tons

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Specialty Solutions

Specialty Solutions

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.

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Work Tools

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.

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Hydraulic Shovel Technologies

A number of on-board and optional technology offerings are available to help you boost the productivity, efficiency and health of your Cat shovel.

Monitoring and Diagnostic System    

This system enhances diagnostic capabilities and provides detailed troubleshooting functions. The board control system uses sensors throughout the machine to monitor operating data, record faults, and notify the operator audibly and visually. This promotes the earliest possible detection of faults and allows for timely maintenance planning and assistance for speedy repair.

Product Link™ Elite

This sytem boosts connectivity and increases the availability of data provided by the shovel. The onboard hardware enables your shovel to collect and transmit information into locally hosted or cloud-hosted applications such as Cat MineStar™ Solutions Health Office, Health Equipment Insights, Equipment Care Advisor or Vision Link.

CAT® MINESTAR™  SOLUTIONS

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.

 

MineStar Health

Delivers critical event-based machine condition and operating data for your entire fleet. It includes comprehensive equipment health and asset monitoring capabilities, with a wide range of diagnostic, analytic and reporting tools.

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MineStar Terrain

Enables high-precision management of drilling, dragline, grading and loading operations through the use of guidance technology, increasing productivity and providing real-time feedback for improved efficiency.

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MineStar Terrain

MineStar Fleet

Provides real-time machine tracking, assignment and productivity management, providing a comprehensive overview of all your asset operations from anywhere in the world.

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MineStar Fleet

MineStar Detect

Helps increase operator awareness, enhancing safety at your operation. It includes a range of capabilities designed to assist the operator, including blind spot and proximity detection of fixed and mobile equipment.

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Pass Match

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.

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