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Overview

The new Cat 6015B Hydraulic Shovel meets your need to move more material at a lower cost, so you can achieve production targets, deliver on your commitments, meet deadlines – and maximize your profitability. Load more, make more.

General

Units:
Standard Bucket Capacity Backhoe (heaped 1:1) 8.1 m3 (10.6 yd3) Backhoe (heaped 1:1) 8.1 m3 (10.6 yd3) Less
Operating Weight 140 tonnes (154 tons) 140 tonnes (154 tons) Less
Engine Output - SAE J1995 606 kW (813 hp) 606 kW (813 hp) Less

Electrical System

Alternator Rating 150A (24V) 150A (24V) Less
Batteries 4 × 200Ah (12V each) 4 × 200Ah (12V each) Less
Components (1) Emergency stop in cabin, engine module, pump room and on service station accessible from ground level Emergency stop in cabin, engine module, pump room and on service station accessible from ground level Less
Components (2) All around lighting All around lighting Less
Components (3) Four (4) lights on attachment Four (4) lights on attachment Less
Components (4) Five (5) lights for front Five (5) lights for front Less
System Voltage 24V 24V Less
Components (5) Two (2) lights for left side Two (2) lights for left side Less
Components (6) One (1) light for right side One (1) light for right side Less
Components (7) Two (2) lights for rear end Two (2) lights for rear end Less
Components (8) One (1) light for machine deck/service One (1) light for machine deck/service Less
Components (9) One (1) beacon light on cabin roof One (1) beacon light on cabin roof Less

Operator's Cab

Components (1) Pressurized operator station with positive filtration Pressurized operator station with positive filtration Less
Components (10) Radio with MP3 auxiliary audio port Radio with MP3 auxiliary audio port Less
Components (11) Two stereo speakers Two stereo speakers Less
Components (12) Storage shelf suitable for lunch or toolbox Storage shelf suitable for lunch or toolbox Less
Components (13) Color LCD display with warning, filter/fluid change, and working hour information Color LCD display with warning, filter/fluid change, and working hour information Less
Components (14) Adjustable armrest Adjustable armrest Less
Components (15) Height-adjustable joystick consoles Height-adjustable joystick consoles Less
Components (16) Neutral lever (lock out) for all controls Neutral lever (lock out) for all controls Less
Components (17) Travel control pedals with removable hand levers Travel control pedals with removable hand levers Less
Components (18) Two power outlets, 10 amp (total) Two power outlets, 10 amp (total) Less
Components (19) Laminated glass front upper window and tempered other windows Laminated glass front upper window and tempered other windows Less
Components (2) Mirror package Mirror package Less
Components (3) Sliding upper door window (left-hand cab door) Sliding upper door window (left-hand cab door) Less
Components (4) Glass-breaking safety hammer Glass-breaking safety hammer Less
Components (5) Removable lower windshield with in cab storage bracket Removable lower windshield with in cab storage bracket Less
Components (6) Coat hook Coat hook Less
Components (7) Beverage holder Beverage holder Less
Components (8) Literature holder Literature holder Less
Components (9) AM/FM radio AM/FM radio Less

Swing System

Features (1) Closed-loop swing circuit with speed control Closed-loop swing circuit with speed control Less
Features (2) Hydraulic braking of swing motion when control is returned to neutral position or by counteracting control for stronger braking Hydraulic braking of swing motion when control is returned to neutral position or by counteracting control for stronger braking Less
Maximum Swing Speed 4.9 r/min 4.9 r/min Less
Parking Brake Wet multiple disc brake, spring-loaded/hydraulically released Wet multiple disc brake, spring-loaded/hydraulically released Less
Swing Drive Two (2) compact planetary transmissions with axial piston motors Two (2) compact planetary transmissions with axial piston motors Less
Swing Ring Cross roller bearing with sealed internal gearing Cross roller bearing with sealed internal gearing Less
Features (3) All raceways and the internal gearing of swing ring supplied by automatic central lubrication system All raceways and the internal gearing of swing ring supplied by automatic central lubrication system Less

Undercarriage

Components (1) Forged double-grouser track pads Forged double-grouser track pads Less
Components (2) Chain links connected by hardened pins and bushings Chain links connected by hardened pins and bushings Less
Components (3) Cat D11 Track-Type Tractor links Cat D11 Track-Type Tractor links Less
Components (4) All running surfaces of sprockets, idlers, rollers and track chain links hardened All running surfaces of sprockets, idlers, rollers and track chain links hardened Less
Components (5) Fully hydraulic self-adjusting track tensioning system with accumulator Fully hydraulic self-adjusting track tensioning system with accumulator Less
Components (6) Automatic hydraulic retarder valve to prevent overspeed on downhill travel Automatic hydraulic retarder valve to prevent overspeed on downhill travel Less
Gradeability - Travel Drives Approximately 42% Approximately 42% Less
Hydraulic Track Tensioning With accumulator With accumulator Less
Maximum Drawbar Pull - Forward 192886.0 lbf 858.0 kN Less
Maximum Drawbar Pull - Reverse 220987.0 lbf 983.0 kN Less
Number of Carrier Rollers - Each Side 3 3 Less
Number of Shoes - Each Side 46 46 Less
Number of Track Rollers - Each Side 9 9 Less
Travel Speed - Two Stages - 1st Stage - Maximum 1.3 mile/h 2.3 km/h Less
Travel Speed - Two Stages - 2nd Stage - Maximum 2.1 mile/h 3.3 km/h Less
Components (7) Audible travel alarm Audible travel alarm Less

Automatic Lubrication System

Type (1) Central bank lubrication system Central bank lubrication system Less
Type (2) Grease is automatically applied to all attachment pivot points (except bucket linkage) and slew bearing Grease is automatically applied to all attachment pivot points (except bucket linkage) and slew bearing Less
Type (3) Standard grease reel on machine for bucket linkage Standard grease reel on machine for bucket linkage Less
Capacity - Grease Barrel 18.0 gal (US) 68.0 l Less
Type (4) Grease refill service point accessible from ground Grease refill service point accessible from ground Less

Attachments

Buckets Equipped With – Special liner material covering main wear areas inside and outside – Lip shrouds – Wing shrouds – Heel shrouds – Special liner material covering main wear areas inside and outside – Lip shrouds – Wing shrouds – Heel shrouds Less
Type (1) Boom and stick torsion-resistant with welded box design Boom and stick torsion-resistant with welded box design Less
Type (2) High-tensile steel with solid steel castings at pivot areas High-tensile steel with solid steel castings at pivot areas Less
Type (3) Boom and stick stress-relieved after welding Boom and stick stress-relieved after welding Less
Type (4) Float valve for boom down function Float valve for boom down function Less

Weights

Ground Pressure 23.6 psi 16.3 N/cm² Less
Note 700 mm (28 in) track shoes, 7.6 m (24 ft 11 in) boom, 3.4 m (11 ft 2 in) stick 700 mm (28 in) track shoes, 7.6 m (24 ft 11 in) boom, 3.4 m (11 ft 2 in) stick Less
Operating Weight 154.0 t 140.0 t Less

Centralized Service Area

Equipped With (1) Emergency stop Emergency stop Less
Equipped With (2) Quick couplings for: – Diesel fuel – Grease Quick couplings for: – Diesel fuel – Grease Less
Feature Accessible from ground level Accessible from ground level Less

Backhoe Attachment (BH) - Backhoe

Capacity 1:1 10.6 yd³ 8.1 m³ Less
Maximum Material Density - Loose 3034.0 lb/yd³ 1.8 t/m³ Less
Number of Teeth 5 5 Less
Total Width 8.8 ft 2682.0 mm Less
Weight - Including Standard Wear Package 16596.0 lb 7528.0 kg Less
Tooth System Cat C70 penetration tip with CapSure lock Cat C70 penetration tip with CapSure lock Less

Backhoe Attachment (BH) - Digging Forces

Bucket Digging Force - ISO 131700.0 lbf 586.0 kN Less
Bucket Digging Force - SAE 112600.0 lbf 501.0 kN Less
Stick Digging Force - ISO 103000.0 lbf 458.0 kN Less
Stick Digging Force - SAE 98800.0 lbf 439.0 kN Less

Backhoe Attachment (BH) - Working Range

Maximum Digging Depth 25.9 ft 7.9 m Less
Maximum Digging Height 43.3 ft 13.2 m Less
Maximum Digging Reach 45.6 ft 13.9 m Less
Maximum Dump Height 28.5 ft 8.7 m Less

Bucket

Standard Bucket Capacity - Backhoe (Heaped 1:1) 10.6 yd³ 8.1 m³ Less

Drive

Gradeability - Travel Drives Approximately 42% Approximately 42% Less
Hydraulic Track Tensioning With accumulator With accumulator Less
Maximum Drawbar Pull - Forward 192886.0 lbf 858.0 kN Less
Maximum Drawbar Pull - Reverse 220987.0 lbf 983.0 kN Less
Travel Speed - Two Stages - 1st Stage - Maximum 1.4 mile/h 2.3 km/h Less
Travel Speed - Two Stages - 2nd Stage - Maximum 2.1 mile/h 3.3 km/h Less

Engine

Emissions U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final, Tier 2 Equivalent or Tier 1 Equivalent U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final, Tier 2 Equivalent or Tier 1 Equivalent Less
Engine Model Cat® C27 ACERT™ Cat® C27 ACERT™ Less
Gross Power - SAE J1995 813.0 HP 606.0 kW Less
Net Power - SAE J1349 746.0 HP 556.0 kW Less

Engine - Cat C27 ACERT with Tier 1 or Tier 2 Equivalent Emission Standards

Aspiration Turbocharged and aftercooled Turbocharged and aftercooled Less
Bore 5.4 in 137.2 mm Less
Displacement 1648.0 in³ 27.0 l Less
Gross Power - SAE J1995 606 kW (813 hp 1,800 min-1) 606 kW (813 hp 1,800 min-1) Less
Maximum Altitude - Without Deration - Above Sea Level 14500.0 ft 4420.0 m Less
Net Power - SAE J1349 556 kW (746 hp 1,800 min-1) 556 kW (746 hp 1,800 min-1) Less
Number of Cylinders 12 12 Less
Stroke 6.0 in 152.4 mm Less

Engine - Cat C27 ACERT with Tier 4 Final Emission Standards

Bore 5.4 in 137.2 mm Less
Displacement 1648.0 in³ 27.0 l Less
Gross Power - SAE J1995 606 kW (813 hp 1,800 min-1) 606 kW (813 hp 1,800 min-1) Less
Maximum Altitude - Without Deration - Above Sea Level 10000.0 ft 3048.0 m Less
Net Power - SAE J1349 556 kW (746 hp 1,800 min-1) 556 kW (746 hp 1,800 min-1) Less
Number of Cylinders 12 12 Less
Stroke 6.0 in 152.4 mm Less

Hydraulic System

Engine Fan Pump 1 × variable swash plate pump 1 × variable swash plate pump Less
Engine Fan Pump - Maximum Flow, Engine Fan 53.1 gal/min 201.0 l/min Less
Engine Fan Pump - Maximum Pressure, Engine Fan 3191.0 psi 220.0 bar Less
Filters (1) Full-flow high-pressure filters (200 μm) for main pumps Full-flow high-pressure filters (200 μm) for main pumps Less
Filters (2) Full-flow filters (20 μm) for complete return circuit Full-flow filters (20 μm) for complete return circuit Less
Filters (3) Pressure filters (16 μm) for servo circuit Pressure filters (16 μm) for servo circuit Less
Filters (4) Full-flow filters (6 μm) for engine cooling return circuit Full-flow filters (6 μm) for engine cooling return circuit Less
Filters (5) Swing charge filter (15 μm) Swing charge filter (15 μm) Less
Filters (6) Pump case return screens (125 μm) Pump case return screens (125 μm) Less
Hydraulic Fan Pump 1 × variable swash plate pump 1 × variable swash plate pump Less
Hydraulic Fan Pump - Maximum Flow, Hydraulic Fan 22.7 gal/min 86.0 l/min Less
Hydraulic Fan Pump - Maximum Pressure, Hydraulic Fan 1958.0 psi 135.0 bar Less
Hydraulic Oil Cooling - Diameter of Fan 40.0 in 1016.0 mm Less
Hydraulic Oil Cooling - Maximum Flow 284.0 gal/min 1075.0 l/min Less
Main Pumps 3 × variable swash plate pumps 3 × variable swash plate pumps Less
Main Pumps - Maximum Pressure - Attachment 4641.0 psi 320.0 bar Less
Main Pumps - Maximum Pressure - Travel 4641.0 psi 320.0 bar Less
Main Pumps - Maximum Total Oil Flow 407.0 gal/min 1544.0 l/min Less
Pilot Pump 1 × gear pump 1 × gear pump Less
Pilot Pump - Maximum Flow, Pilot 40.4 gal/min 153.0 l/min Less
Pilot Pump - Maximum Pressure, Pilot 1378.0 psi 95.0 bar Less
Swing Pump 1 × variable swash plate pump 1 × variable swash plate pump Less
Swing Pump - Maximum Flow - Swing 127.0 gal/min 479.0 l/min Less
Swing Pump - Maximum Pressure - Swing 5294.0 psi 365.0 bar Less

Operating Specifications

Bucket Payload 16.0 t 14.6 t Less
Operating Weight 154.0 ton (US) 140.0 t Less

Service Refill Capacities

Cooling System 44.0 gal (US) 165.0 l Less
Engine Oil 23.0 gal (US) 87.0 l Less
Fuel Tank 449.0 gal (US) 1700.0 l Less
Grease Tank 18.0 gal (US) 68.0 l Less
Hydraulic System - Including Tank 463.0 gal (US) 1752.0 l Less
Hydraulic Tank 253.0 gal (US) 956.0 l Less
Swing Drive 2.4 gal (US) 9.0 l Less

Track

Extra Wide 39.0 in 1000.0 mm Less
Number of Carrier Rollers - Each Side 3 3 Less
Number of Shoes - Each Side 46 46 Less
Number of Track Rollers - Each Side 9 9 Less
Standard 28.0 in 700.0 mm Less
Track Pads Double grouser Double grouser Less
Wide 36.0 in 900.0 mm Less

Powerful Engine

Optimized Truck Match

Productivity Enhancing Cat Buckets and G.E.T.

Proven Cat Cab Design

Cat Undercarriage Design

Robust Structures

Fuel Efficiency Technologies

Closed-Loop Swing System

Efficient Hydraulic System

Safety Enhancements

Cat Technology Solutions

Emissions Technology

Sustainability

Seamless Dealer Support

Serviceability

6015B Optional Equipment

UNDERCARRIAGE
  • Track guards – full
  • Track guards – center
  • Track width: – Standard – 700 mm (28 in) – Wide – 900 mm (36 in) – Extra Wide – 1000 mm (39 in)

COLD WEATHER OPTIONS
  • Starting aid – cold weather
  • 120V or 240V engine heater
  • Fuel heater
  • Heated cab mirror
  • Low temperature lubricants

SUPERSTRUCTURE
  • Copper Mesabi or aluminum bar plate engine cooling packages
  • LED working lights
  • Powered access stairway
  • Camera system

CAB
  • Windshield guard (FOGS)
  • Product Link

ATTACHMENT
  • 3.4 m (11 ft 2 in) or 4.1 (13 ft 5 in) stick

BUCKETS
  • Additional buckets available, based on application, through your local Cat dealer