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Cat® Large Wheel Loaders are designed with durability built in, ensuring maximum availability through multiple life cycles. With optimized performance and simplified serviceability, our machines allow you to move more material efficiently and safely at a lower cost per ton. Introduced in 1990, the 994 has become the top customer choice in its size class. Focused on helping our customers succeed, we have continued to build upon each new series’ legacy of reliability, safety, operator comfort, serviceability and sustainability.


Net Power 1463.0 hp 1092.0 kW Less
Engine Model Cat® 3516B HD EUI Cat® 3516B HD EUI Less
Net Power - ISO 9249 1463.0 hp 1092.0 kW Less
Net Power - SAE J1349 1447.0 hp 1079.0 kW Less
Bore 6.7 in 170.0 mm Less
Stroke 8.5 in 215.0 mm Less
Displacement 4875.0 in3 78.0 L Less
Peak Torque @ 1,100 rpm 6289.0 lb ft 8499.0 N·m Less
Torque Rise 32.0 % 32.0 % Less
Rated Speed 1,600 rpm 1,600 rpm Less
Gross Power - SAE J1995 1577.0 hp 1176.0 kW Less
Net Power - EEC 80/1269 1463.0 hp 1092.0 kW Less

Operating Specifications

Operating Weight 430858.0 lb 195434.0 kg Less
Rated Payload - Standard 38.0 tons 35.0 tonnes Less
Rated Payload - Super High Lift 35.0 tons 32.0 tonnes Less
Bucket Capacity Range 14-36 m3 (18.5-47 yd3) 14-36 m3 (18.5-47 yd3) Less
Cat Truck Match - Standard 785, 789 785, 789 Less
Cat Truck Match - High Lift 789, 793 789, 793 Less
Cat Truck Match - Super High Lift 789, 793 789, 793 Less
Cat Truck Match - Extended High Lift 789, 793 789, 793 Less
Rated Payload - Extended High Lift 35.0 tons 32.0 tonnes Less
Rated Payload - High Lift 35.0 tons 32.0 tonnes Less
Rated Payload - Standard Lift 38.0 tons 35.0 tonnes Less
Articulation Angle 40.0 Degrees 40.0 Degrees Less


Transmission Type Cat planetary power shift Cat planetary power shift Less
Forward 1 4.8 mph 7.7 km/h Less
Forward 2 8.2 mph 13.2 km/h Less
Forward 3 14.5 mph 23.4 km/h Less
Reverse 1 5.1 mph 8.2 km/h Less
Reverse 2 9.1 mph 14.6 km/h Less
Reverse 3 15.9 mph 25.6 km/h Less
Direct Drive - Forward 1 Lock-up disabled Lock-up disabled Less
Direct Drive - Forward 2 8.5 mph 13.7 km/h Less
Direct Drive - Forward 3 14.9 mph 24.0 km/h Less
Direct Drive - Reverse 1 5.3 mph 8.5 km/h Less
Direct Drive - Reverse 2 8.4 mph 13.5 km/h Less
Direct Drive - Reverse 3 16.0 mph 25.6 km/h Less

Hydraulic System - Lift/Tilt

Lift Cylinder - Bore* 13.0 in 318.0 mm Less
Lift Cylinder - Stroke* 67.1 in 1705.0 mm Less
Tilt Cylinder - Bore* 10.5 in 267.0 mm Less
Tilt Cylinder - Stroke* 44.9 in 1140.0 mm Less
Lift/Tilt System - Circuit Positive Flow Control Positive Flow Control Less
Lift/Tilt System - Pump 4x Piston, variable displacement 4x Piston, variable displacement Less
Max Flow at 1,710 rpm (3x) 386.0 gal/min 1460.0 L/min Less
Relief Valve Setting - Lift/Tilt 4750.0 psi 32800.0 kPa Less
Cylinders - Lift/Tilt Double-acting Double-acting Less
Number of Lift/Tilt Pumps 4 4 Less
Number of Lift Cylinders 2 2 Less
Number of Tilt Cylinders 2 2 Less

Hydraulic Cycle Time

994H High Lift Cycle Time - Dump 3.3 Seconds 3.3 Seconds Less
994H High Lift Cycle Time - Lower 4.4 Seconds 4.4 Seconds Less
994H High Lift Cycle Time - Rackback 5.5 Seconds 5.5 Seconds Less
994H High Lift Cycle Time - Raise 12.2 Seconds 12.2 Seconds Less

Service Refill Capacities

Fuel Tank 1013.0 gal 3833.0 L Less
Cooling System 129.0 gal 490.0 L Less
Crankcase 72.0 gal 271.0 L Less
Transmission 103.0 gal 391.0 L Less
Differentials and Final Drives - Front 164.0 gal 620.0 L Less
Differentials and Final Drives - Rear 164.0 gal 620.0 L Less
Differential/Final Drives (each) 164.0 gal 620.0 L Less
Hydraulics - Lift/Tilt 103.0 gal 390.0 L Less
Hydraulic System (including tank) 165.0 gal 623.0 L Less
Hydraulics - Brake Cooling (tank) 9.0 gal 36.0 L Less
Hydraulics - Steering/Brake (tank) 55.0 gal 208.0 L Less


Bucket Capacities 14-36 m3 (18.5-47 yd3) 14-36 m3 (18.5-47 yd3) Less


Maximum Single-Wheel Rise and Fall 26.65 in 677.0 mm Less
Front Fixed Fixed Less
Rear Trunnion Trunnion Less
Oscillation Angle ±10° ±10° Less


Brakes SAE J1473 OCT90, ISO 3450:1992 SAE J1473 OCT90, ISO 3450:1992 Less


Air Conditioning Standard air conditioning system contains environmentally friendly R134a refrigerant Standard air conditioning system contains environmentally friendly R134a refrigerant Less
Cab - ROPS/FOPS SAE J11040 APR88, ISO 3471:2008, ISO 3471:1994 SAE J11040 APR88, ISO 3471:2008, ISO 3471:1994 Less
Sound Performance Standards Standards Less

Hydraulic System - Steering

Steering System - Circuit Closed Closed Less
Steering System - Pump Piston, variable displacement Piston, variable displacement Less
Max Flow @ 1,710 rpm (6900 kpa) (2x) 234.0 gal/min 884.0 L/min Less
Relief Valve Setting - Steering 4500.0 psi 3100.0 kPa Less
Number of Steering Pumps 2 2 Less


Best built for the toughest conditions.

Power Train

Move material more efficiently with improved power and control.


Productivity enabling you to move more and make more.

Operator Station

Best-in-Class operator comfort and ergonomics.

Technology Solutions

Greater productivity through Integrated Electronic Systems.

Cat MineStar™ System

Work more productively.


Making your safety our priority.


Enabling high uptime by reducing your service time.

Customer Support

Your Cat dealers know how to keep your mining machines productive.


Stewards of the environment.

System Match Efficiency

Efficient loading/hauling system starts with a perfect match.

Bucket Ground Engaging Tools

Protect your investment.

994H Standard Equipment

  • Alarm, back-up
  • Alternator, dual 80 amp
  • Batteries, dry
  • Converter, 10/15 amp, 24V to 12V
  • Lighting system (halogen, work lights, access and service platform lighting)
  • HID work lights
  • Starting and charging system, 24V
  • Starter emergency start receptacle
  • Starter lockout in bumper
  • Transmission lockout in bumper

  • Advisor Display, displays real time operating information, performs calibrations and customizes operator settings.
  • Air conditioner
  • Cat Detect Vision, rear vision camera system
  • Cab, sound suppressed and pressurized, separate external rollover protective structure (ROPS/FOPS) radio ready for entertainment, includes antenna, speakers and converter (12-volt 5-amp) and power port
  • Cigar lighter, ashtray
  • Coat hook
  • Controls, lift and tilt function
  • Heater, defroster
  • Horn, air
  • Instrumentation, gauges: - Coolant temperature - Engine hour meter - Hydraulic oil temperature - Power train oil temperature
  • Light, cab, dome
  • Lunchbox, beverage holders
  • Mirrors, rearview (externally mounted)
  • Rimpull Control System
  • Sun screen
  • Seat, Cat Comfort (cloth), air suspension, six-way adjustable
  • Seat, trainer with lap belt, 76 mm (3 in) wide
  • Seat belt, retractable, 76 mm (3 in) wide
  • STIC™ Control System
  • Tinted glass
  • Transmission gear indicator
  • Vital Information Management System (VIMS™) with Advisor Display: External Data Port, Customizable Operator Profiles, Cycle Timer, Integrated Payload Control System
  • Wet-Arm wipers/washers (front and rear): - Intermittent front and rear wipers

  • Brakes, oil-cooled, multi-disc, service/secondary
  • Case drain filters
  • Crankcase guard
  • Driveline parking brake
  • Engine, 3516B HD EUI (SCAC) diesel, turbocharged/aftercooled
  • Engine Prelube
  • Fuel priming pump (electric)
  • Ground level engine shutoff
  • Precleaner, engine air intake (above hood)
  • Radiator, Next Generation Modular (NGMR): - Power train oil coolers (2) air to oil, (2) water to oil
  • Secondary steering
  • Starting aid, ether, automatic
  • Throttle lock, electronic
  • Torque converter, Impeller Clutch (ICTC) with LUC, Rimpull Control System
  • Transmission, planetary powershift, 3F/3R electronic control

  • Air tank, ECC compliant (EN286)
  • Air line dryer
  • Automatic bucket lift kickout/positioner
  • Automatic lubrication system
  • Base machine price includes a rim allowance
  • Blower fan
  • Couplings, Cat O-ring face seals
  • Doors, service access (locking)
  • Ecology drains for engine, radiator, hydraulic tank, steering and brake tank, and brake cooling tank
  • Engine oil change system, high speed, Wiggins
  • Fast fill fuel system (Shaw-Aero)
  • Front walkway
  • Fuel tank, 3833 L (1,013 gal)
  • Hitch, drawbar with pin
  • Hoses, Cat XT™
  • Hydraulic, steering and brake filtration/screening system
  • Mufflers (4)
  • Oil sampling valves
  • Premixed 50% concentration of extended life coolant with freeze protection to -34° C (-29° F)
  • Rear access to cab and service platform
  • Steering, load sensing
  • Supplemental steering system
  • Toe kicks
  • Vandalism protection caplocks
  • Wiggins Service Center

994H Optional Equipment

  • 50° C (-58° F) antifreeze
  • Engine oil renewal system
  • Turbine precleaner
  • Rockford radiator fan

  • LED warning strobes
  • Power converter

  • Cab precleaner
  • AM/FM/CD/MP3 radio
  • Satellite Sirius radio with bluetooth

  • Cat Terrain ready

  • 914 mm (36") spare rim
  • 1118 mm (44") spare rim
  • 1194 mm (47") spare rim

  • Front and rear roading fenders

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