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Overview

We understand the challenges you face, the importance of reliability, and the relationship between uptime and productivity. That's why we continually strive to produce the safest, most reliable and productive hydraulic mining shovels possible. Offering the widest payload range of any manufacturer in the industry, the ability to optimally pair with our popular line of mining trucks, and the support of our world-class Cat dealer network, we are uniquely positioned to partner with you to help achieve your productivity targets. We understand what matters to you. Our hydraulic mining shovels are built with you in mind. Because in mining, every day matters and every load counts.

General

Units:
Engine Output - SAE J1995 Cat 3512C - 2236 kW (2,996 hp) Cat 3512C - 2236 kW (2,996 hp) Less
Standard Bucket Capacity Face Shovel (heaped 2:1) - 34.0 m³ (44.5 yd³); Backhoe (heaped 1:1) - 34.0 m³ (44.5 yd³) Face Shovel (heaped 2:1) - 34.0 m³ (44.5 yd³); Backhoe (heaped 1:1) - 34.0 m³ (44.5 yd³) Less
Operating Weight Face Shovel - 590 tonnes (650 tons); Backhoe - 589 tonnes (649 tons) Face Shovel - 590 tonnes (650 tons); Backhoe - 589 tonnes (649 tons) Less

Hydraulic Oil Cooling

Components Gear-type cooling pumps supplying high-volume, low-pressure oil to fans and aluminum coolers Gear-type cooling pumps supplying high-volume, low-pressure oil to fans and aluminum coolers Less
Diameter - Fan 4 × 1170 mm (4 × 46 in) 4 × 1170 mm (4 × 46 in) Less
Features (1) Cooling system fully independent of all main circuits, i.e. controlled cooling capacity is available whenever engine is running Cooling system fully independent of all main circuits, i.e. controlled cooling capacity is available whenever engine is running Less
Features (2) Fan speed and flow of oil to the coolers are thermostatically controlled Fan speed and flow of oil to the coolers are thermostatically controlled Less
Features (3) Extremely high cooling efficiency to ensure optimum oil temperature Extremely high cooling efficiency to ensure optimum oil temperature Less
Oil Flow of Cooling Pumps 4 × 488 L/min (4 × 129 gal/min) 4 × 488 L/min (4 × 129 gal/min) Less

Swing System

Features (1) Dirt wipers at swing ring to prevent build-up of debris between swing ring and carbody Dirt wipers at swing ring to prevent build-up of debris between swing ring and carbody Less
Features (2) Closed-loop swing circuit with torque control Closed-loop swing circuit with torque control Less
Features (3) Hydraulic braking of the swing motion by counteracting control Hydraulic braking of the swing motion by counteracting control Less
Features (4) 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
Maximum Swing Speed 3.8 r/min 3.8 r/min Less
Parking Brakes Wet multiple disc brake, spring loaded/hydraulically released Wet multiple disc brake, spring loaded/hydraulically released Less
Swing Drive 4 compact planetary transmissions with axial piston motors 4 compact planetary transmissions with axial piston motors Less
Swing Ring Triple-race roller bearing with sealed internal gearing Triple-race roller bearing with sealed internal gearing Less

Undercarriage

Bottom Rollers - Each Side 7 7 Less
Components (1) All running surfaces of sprockets, idlers, rollers & pad links, as well as teeth contact areas of sprocket & pad links, are hardened All running surfaces of sprockets, idlers, rollers & pad links, as well as teeth contact areas of sprocket & pad links, are hardened Less
Components (2) Acoustic travel alarm Acoustic travel alarm Less
Components (3) Cast double-grouser combined pad links with bushings connected by hardened full floating pins Cast double-grouser combined pad links with bushings connected by hardened full floating pins Less
Components (4) Bottom rollers are connected to the automatic lubrication system Bottom rollers are connected to the automatic lubrication system Less
Components (5) Fully hydraulic, self-adjusting track tensioning system with piston accumulator Fully hydraulic, self-adjusting track tensioning system with piston accumulator Less
Components (6) Automatic hydraulic retarder valve to prevent over-speed on downhill travel Automatic hydraulic retarder valve to prevent over-speed on downhill travel Less
Gradeability - Travel Drives - Maximum 43.0 % 43.0 % Less
Maximum Tractive Force 661160.0 lb 2942.0 kN Less
Parking Brakes Wet multiple-disc brake, spring applied/hydraulically released Wet multiple-disc brake, spring applied/hydraulically released Less
Support Rollers - Each Side 2 plus a skid plate in between 2 plus a skid plate in between Less
Track Pads - Each Side 42 42 Less
Travel Drives - Each Side 1 planetary transmission with 2 two-stage axial piston motors 1 planetary transmission with 2 two-stage axial piston motors Less
Travel Speed - 1st Stage - Maximum 0.68 mile/h 1.1 km/h Less
Travel Speed - 2nd Stage - Maximum 0.99 mile/h 1.6 km/h Less

Automatic Lubrication System

Capacity - Grease Container 264.0 gal (US) 1000.0 l Less
Type (1) Dual-circuit system with hydraulically driven heavy-duty pumps and electronic time relay control to adjust the pause/lube times Dual-circuit system with hydraulically driven heavy-duty pumps and electronic time relay control to adjust the pause/lube times Less
Type (2) System failures displayed by Board Control System System failures displayed by Board Control System Less
Type (3) Grease filters (200 μm) between service station and container as well as directly behind grease pump Grease filters (200 μm) between service station and container as well as directly behind grease pump Less
Type (4) Connected to main lube system are:
– pivot points of attachment, bucket and cylinders
– bottom rollers of undercarriage
Connected to main lube system are:
– pivot points of attachment, bucket and cylinders
– bottom rollers of undercarriage
Less
Type (5) Connected to main lube system are:
– raceways of swing roller bearing
– 2 greasing pinions for the internal gearing of swing ring
Connected to main lube system are:
– raceways of swing roller bearing
– 2 greasing pinions for the internal gearing of swing ring
Less

Operating Weights

6060 - Ground Pressure 26.3 N/cm² (38.1 psi) 26.3 N/cm² (38.1 psi) Less
6060 - Operating Weight 1298510.0 lb 589000.0 kg Less
6060 - Standard Track Pads 4.59 ft 1400.0 mm Less
6060 FS - Ground Pressure 26.4 N/cm² (38.3 psi) 26.4 N/cm² (38.3 psi) Less
6060 FS - Operating Weight 1300710.0 lb 590000.0 kg Less
6060 FS - Standard Track Pads 4.59 ft 1400.0 mm Less
Note Other track pads available on request. Other track pads available on request. Less

Attachments

All buckets (FS and BH) are equipped with a wear package consisting of: (2) – Wing shrouds on side walls
– Heel shrouds at bottom edges
– Wing shrouds on side walls
– Heel shrouds at bottom edges
Less
Type (8) Special wear packages for highly abrasive materials on request Special wear packages for highly abrasive materials on request Less
All buckets (FS and BH) are equipped with a wear package consisting of: (1) – Special liner material covering main wear areas inside and outside of bucket
– Lip shrouds between teeth
– Special liner material covering main wear areas inside and outside of bucket
– Lip shrouds between teeth
Less
Shovel attachment with unique TriPower kinematics ensuring the following main features: (1) – Automatic roll-back limiter to prevent material spillage
– Kinematic assistance to hydraulic forces
– Automatic roll-back limiter to prevent material spillage
– Kinematic assistance to hydraulic forces
Less
Shovel attachment with unique TriPower kinematics ensuring the following main features: (2) – Horizontal Automatic constant-angle bucket guidance
– Vertical Automatic constant-angle bucket guidance
– Horizontal Automatic constant-angle bucket guidance
– Vertical Automatic constant-angle bucket guidance
Less
Shovel attachment with unique TriPower kinematics ensuring the following main features: (3) – Constant boom momentum throughout the entire lift arc
– Crowd force assistance
– Constant boom momentum throughout the entire lift arc
– Crowd force assistance
Less
Type (1) Catwalks with rails at booms Catwalks with rails at booms Less
Type (2) Guards for shovel cylinders (FS) Guards for shovel cylinders (FS) Less
Type (3) Pressure-free lowering of boom (FS and BH) and stick (FS) by means of a float valve Pressure-free lowering of boom (FS and BH) and stick (FS) by means of a float valve Less
Type (4) Inspection holes in booms (FS and BH) and stick (FS) Inspection holes in booms (FS and BH) and stick (FS) Less
Type (5) Welding procedures allow for internal counter-welding (double prep weld) wherever possible Welding procedures allow for internal counter-welding (double prep weld) wherever possible Less
Type (6) Booms and sticks are stress-relieved after welding Booms and sticks are stress-relieved after welding Less
Type (7) Booms and sticks are torsion-resistant, welded box design of high-tensile steel with massive steel castings at pivot areas Booms and sticks are torsion-resistant, welded box design of high-tensile steel with massive steel castings at pivot areas Less

Engine

Engine Model 2 × Cat® 3512C 2 × Cat® 3512C Less
Gross Power - SAE J1995 2996.0 HP 2236.0 kW Less
Net Power - SAE J1349 2960.0 HP 2209.0 kW Less

Bucket

Bucket Capacity - Backhoe (heaped 1:1) 44.5 yd³ 34.0 m³ Less
Bucket Capacity - Front Shovel (heaped 2:1) 44.5 yd³ 34.0 m³ Less

Operating Specifications

Bucket Payload 67.0 ton (US) 61.0 t Less
Operating Weight - Backhoe 649.0 ton (US) 589.0 t Less
Operating Weight - Front Shovel 650.0 ton (US) 590.0 t Less

Diesel Engines

Gross Power - SAE J1995 2996.0 HP 2236.0 kW Less
Maximum Altitude without Deration 3500 m (11,500 ft) – above sea level 3500 m (11,500 ft) – above sea level Less
Net Power - ISO 9249 2968.0 HP 2215.0 kW Less
Net Power - SAE J1349 2960.0 HP 2209.0 kW Less
Rated Speed 1,800 min-1 (1,800 rpm) 1,800 min-1 (1,800 rpm) Less
Alternators 2 × 150 A 2 × 150 A Less
Aspiration Turbocharged and charge air-cooled Turbocharged and charge air-cooled Less
Bore 6.69 in 170.0 mm Less
Components (1) Additional high-capacity water separator Additional high-capacity water separator Less
Components (2) Two-stage fuel filter including water separator Two-stage fuel filter including water separator Less
Components (3) Heavy-duty air filters Heavy-duty air filters Less
Components (4) Microprocessed engine management Microprocessed engine management Less
Components (5) Hydraulically driven radiator fan with electronically controlled fan speed Hydraulically driven radiator fan with electronically controlled fan speed Less
Displacement 3574.0 in³ 58.6 l Less
Emissions Emit equivalent to U.S. EPA Tier 2 Emit equivalent to U.S. EPA Tier 2 Less
Fuel Tank Capacity 3435.0 gal (US) 13000.0 l Less
Make/Model 2 × Cat 3512C 2 × Cat 3512C Less
Number of Cylinders - Each Engine 12 12 Less
Stroke 8.46 in 215.0 mm Less

Electrical System

Batteries in Series/Parallel Installation 6 × 210 Ah – 12V each; 630 Ah – 24V in total 6 × 210 Ah – 12V each; 630 Ah – 24V in total Less
Components (1) Battery isolation relays and switches Battery isolation relays and switches Less
Components (2) Emergency stop switches accessible from ground level and in engine module Emergency stop switches accessible from ground level and in engine module Less
Components (3) 12 LED high-brightness working flood lights
– 10 for working area
– 2 for rear end
12 LED high-brightness working flood lights
– 10 for working area
– 2 for rear end
Less
Components (4) 2 LED high-brightness access flood lights 2 LED high-brightness access flood lights Less
Components (5) 16 LED service lights 16 LED service lights Less
System Voltage 24V 24V Less

Features

Feature (1) TriPower shovel attachment TriPower shovel attachment Less
Feature (10) LED working lights LED working lights Less
Feature (2) Independent oil-cooling system Independent oil-cooling system Less
Feature (3) Spacious walk-through machine house Spacious walk-through machine house Less
Feature (4) 5-circuit hydraulic system 5-circuit hydraulic system Less
Feature (5) On-board electronics system: Control and Monitoring Platform (CAMP) On-board electronics system: Control and Monitoring Platform (CAMP) Less
Feature (6) Board Control System (BCS) Board Control System (BCS) Less
Feature (7) Operator Assist (OA) Operator Assist (OA) Less
Feature (8) Torque control in closed-loop swing circuit Torque control in closed-loop swing circuit Less
Feature (9) Automatic central lubrication system Automatic central lubrication system Less

Hydraulic System with Pump Managing System

Features (1) Pressure cut-off for main pumps Pressure cut-off for main pumps Less
Features (2) Cooling of pump transmission gear oil Cooling of pump transmission gear oil Less
Filters – Full-flow high-pressure filters (100 μm) for the main pumps, installed directly behind each pump
– High pressure filters (200 μm) for the closed swing circuit
– Full-flow filters (10 μm) for the complete return circuit
– Pressure filters (40 μm and 6 μm) for servo circuit
– Pressure filters (40 μm) for the feed pumps of the closed swing circuit
– Transmission oil filters (40 μm)
– Full-flow high-pressure filters (100 μm) for the main pumps, installed directly behind each pump
– High pressure filters (200 μm) for the closed swing circuit
– Full-flow filters (10 μm) for the complete return circuit
– Pressure filters (40 μm and 6 μm) for servo circuit
– Pressure filters (40 μm) for the feed pumps of the closed swing circuit
– Transmission oil filters (40 μm)
Less
Hydraulic Tank Capacity - Approximately 1876.0 gal (US) 7100.0 l Less
Main Pumps 4 × swash plate double pumps 4 × swash plate double pumps Less
Maximum Oil Flow - Main Pumps 4 × 1300 L/min (4 × 343 gal/min) 4 × 1300 L/min (4 × 343 gal/min) Less
Maximum Oil Flow - Swing Pumps 4 × 352 L/min (4 × 93 gal/min) 4 × 352 L/min (4 × 93 gal/min) Less
Pump Managing System contains: – Electronic load limit control
– Flow on demand from main pumps depending on joystick position
– Automatic regulation of main pumps to zero flow without demand
– Automatic rpm reduction of engine speed during working breaks
– Reduced oil flow of main pumps at high hydraulic oil temperature or engine temperature
– Electronic load limit control
– Flow on demand from main pumps depending on joystick position
– Automatic regulation of main pumps to zero flow without demand
– Automatic rpm reduction of engine speed during working breaks
– Reduced oil flow of main pumps at high hydraulic oil temperature or engine temperature
Less
Swing Pumps 4 × reversible swash plate pumps 4 × reversible swash plate pumps Less
Total Volume of Hydraulic Oil - Approximately 1930.0 gal (US) 9400.0 l Less
Maximum Pressure - Attachment 4640.0 psi 320.0 bar Less
Maximum Pressure - Swing Pumps 5365.0 psi 370.0 bar Less
Maximum Pressure - Travel 5365.0 psi 370.0 bar Less

Operator's Cab

Board Control System (BCS III) Electronic monitoring, data logging and diagnostic system for vital signs and service data of engines, hydraulic system and lubrication system, featuring:
– Robust instrument panel including large (12 in) colored touch screen for intuitive handling
– On-screen PDF documentation (e.g. operating instructions, technical handbook, spare parts catalog, electric circuit diagram)
– On-screen troubleshooting assistance
– Graphic charts of logged data
– Fault memory with storage of related conditions
– USB, Lan (TCP/IP) and CAN BUS interfaces for data export
Electronic monitoring, data logging and diagnostic system for vital signs and service data of engines, hydraulic system and lubrication system, featuring:
– Robust instrument panel including large (12 in) colored touch screen for intuitive handling
– On-screen PDF documentation (e.g. operating instructions, technical handbook, spare parts catalog, electric circuit diagram)
– On-screen troubleshooting assistance
– Graphic charts of logged data
– Fault memory with storage of related conditions
– USB, Lan (TCP/IP) and CAN BUS interfaces for data export
Less
Components (1) Pneumatically cushioned and multi-adjustable comfort seat with lumbar support, safety belt, head and armrests Pneumatically cushioned and multi-adjustable comfort seat with lumbar support, safety belt, head and armrests Less
Components (11) Sliding emergency ladder (kick-down type) with ladder cage Sliding emergency ladder (kick-down type) with ladder cage Less
Components (12) Machine access via retractable access stairway, stairway angle approximately 45°, hydraulically operated Machine access via retractable access stairway, stairway angle approximately 45°, hydraulically operated Less
Components (13) Roller blinds at all windows Roller blinds at all windows Less
Components (2) Under roof mounted heating ventilating and air conditioning system Under roof mounted heating ventilating and air conditioning system Less
Components (3) Windshield with parallel intermittent wiper/washer Windshield with parallel intermittent wiper/washer Less
Components (4) All-round safety glass, armored windshield and sliding side window All-round safety glass, armored windshield and sliding side window Less
Components (5) Operator Protective Guard (Top Guard approved according to ISO 10262:1998) Operator Protective Guard (Top Guard approved according to ISO 10262:1998) Less
Components (6) Fold-away auxiliary seat with safety belt Fold-away auxiliary seat with safety belt Less
Components (7) External sun shields at side and rear windows External sun shields at side and rear windows Less
Components (8) Switch in seat cushion to automatically neutralize the hydraulic controls when operator leaves the seat Switch in seat cushion to automatically neutralize the hydraulic controls when operator leaves the seat Less
Components (9) Joystick controls integrated in independently adjustable seat consoles Joystick controls integrated in independently adjustable seat consoles Less
Internal Dimensions of Cab - Height 7.05 ft 2150.0 mm Less
Internal Dimensions of Cab - Length 7.22 ft 2200.0 mm Less
Internal Dimensions of Cab - Width 5.25 ft 1600.0 mm Less
Operator's Eye Level - Approximately 24.93 ft 7.6 m Less

Retractable Service Station

Equipped With (1) Quick couplings for:
– Diesel fuel
– Engine coolant – left/right
– Pump transmission gear oil – left/right
– Engine oil – left/right
– Hydraulic oil tank
– Grease container
Quick couplings for:
– Diesel fuel
– Engine coolant – left/right
– Pump transmission gear oil – left/right
– Engine oil – left/right
– Hydraulic oil tank
– Grease container
Less
Equipped With (2) Cat jump-start socket Cat jump-start socket Less
Equipped With (3) Indicator lights for fuel tanks left/right full and grease container full Indicator lights for fuel tanks left/right full and grease container full Less
Installation Retractable service station installed underneath the engine module and easily accessible from ground. Retractable service station installed underneath the engine module and easily accessible from ground. Less

Drive System – Balanced Combination of Power and Efficiency

Twin-engine Concept – Stay Up and Running More Consistently

Structures – Designed for the Toughest Conditions

Operator Assist – Attachment Control – Protect Your Largest Asset

TriPower System – Superior Digging Capability and Bucket Fill Factors

Hydraulic System – Easy Serviceability and Greater Productivity

Independent Oil Cooling System – More Effective Oil Cooling for Extended Component Life

Pump Managing System – Enhanced Efficiency, Component Life, and Control Response

Closed-loop Swing Circuit – More Efficient Energy Use and Faster Boom Lift Motion During Swing

Operator’s Cab – Ensuring the Safety and Comfort of Your Operators

Electronic Control System – Operate with Confidence

Cat® MineStar™ System and Technology Solutions – Evolving Your Mine for Greater Safety and Productivity

Loading/Hauling Efficiency – Move More Material with Optimal Pass Match Pairings

Front Attachment – Bolstering Your Investment with Robust and Durable Structures

Swing System – Longer Component Life for Better Swing System Reliability

Undercarriage – Tough and Long-lasting

Safety – Designed with Your Safety as Our Top Priority

Serviceability – Designed to Get You Back to Work Fast

Customer Support – Stay Up and Running with Service and Support from Our Unmatched Global Network

6060/6060 FS Optional Equipment

GENERAL
  • Custom paint

SUPERSTRUCTURE
  • Hydraulic service crane on superstructure with auxiliary engine
  • Oil change interval extension for engine oil up to 500 hours
  • Two round containers for two standard 200 L (53 gal) barrels (instead of 1000 L (264 gal) grease container)
  • Various cold-weather options

CAB
  • Dual (redundancy) heating ventilating and air conditioning system
  • Cab heating
  • Camera monitoring system

UNDERCARRIAGE
  • Track pad width 1600 mm (5 ft 3 in) or 1800 mm (5 ft 11 in)
  • Cover plate under carbody (belly plate)
  • Additional optional equipment available on request.