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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

  • Engine Output - SAE J1995 3360 kW (4,500 hp) 3360 kW (4,500 hp)
  • Standard Bucket Capacity Face Shovel (heaped 2:1) - 52.0 m3 (68.0 yd3) Face Shovel (heaped 2:1) - 52.0 m3 (68.0 yd3)
  • Operating Weight Face Shovel - 1000 tonnes (1,102 tons) Face Shovel - 1000 tonnes (1,102 tons)

Hydraulic System with Pump Managing System

  • Hydraulic Tank Capacity - Approximately 2640.0 gal (US) 10000.0 l
  • Main Pumps 8 × variable flow axial piston pumps 8 × variable flow axial piston pumps
  • Maximum Oil Flow - Main Pumps 8 × 936 L/min (8 × 247 gal/min) 8 × 936 L/min (8 × 247 gal/min)
  • Maximum Oil Flow - Swing Pumps 6 × 488 L/min (6 × 129 gal/min) 6 × 488 L/min (6 × 129 gal/min)
  • Maximum Pressure - Attachment 4350.0 psi 300.0 bar
  • Maximum Pressure - Swing Pumps 5080.0 psi 350.0 bar
  • Maximum Pressure - Travel 5220.0 psi 360.0 bar
  • Swing Pumps 6 × reversible swash plate pumps 6 × reversible swash plate pumps
  • Total Volume of Hydraulic Oil - Approximately 3450.0 gal (US) 13000.0 l
  • Features (1) Pressure cut-off for main pumps Pressure cut-off for main pumps
  • Features (2) Cooling of pump transmission gear oil Cooling of pump transmission gear oil
  • Filters – Full-flow high-pressure filters (100 μm) for the main pumps, installed directly behind each pump
    – High pressure filters (100 μm) for the closed swing circuit
    – Full-flow filters (10 μm) for the complete return circuit
    – Full-flow filters (10 μm) for the cooling return circuit
    – Pressure filters (40 μm and 6 μm) for servo 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 (100 μm) for the closed swing circuit
    – Full-flow filters (10 μm) for the complete return circuit
    – Full-flow filters (10 μm) for the cooling return circuit
    – Pressure filters (40 μm and 6 μm) for servo circuit
    – Transmission oil filters (40 μm)
  • 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

Hydraulic Oil Cooling

  • Diameter - Fan 4 × 1524 mm (4 × 60 in) 4 × 1524 mm (4 × 60 in)
  • Features (1) Fan speed is thermostatically controlled Fan speed is thermostatically controlled
  • Features (2) Extremely high cooling efficiency to ensure optimum oil temperature Extremely high cooling efficiency to ensure optimum oil temperature
  • Features (3) Gear-type cooling pumps supplying high-volume, low-pressure oil to aluminum coolers Gear-type cooling pumps supplying high-volume, low-pressure oil to aluminum coolers
  • Features (4) Cooling system is fully independent of all main circuits, i.e. controlled cooling capacity is available whenever engine is running Cooling system is fully independent of all main circuits, i.e. controlled cooling capacity is available whenever engine is running
  • Oil Flow of Cooling Pumps 4 × 975 L/min (4 × 258 gal/min) 4 × 975 L/min (4 × 258 gal/min)

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
  • Components (1) 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
  • Components (10) Pneumatically cushioned and multi-adjustable comfort seat with lumbar support, seat heating, safety belt, head and armrests Pneumatically cushioned and multi-adjustable comfort seat with lumbar support, seat heating, safety belt, head and armrests
  • Components (2) External sun shields at side windows External sun shields at side windows
  • Components (3) Roller blinds at all windows Roller blinds at all windows
  • Components (4) Windshield with parallel intermittent wiper/washer Windshield with parallel intermittent wiper/washer
  • Components (5) All-round safety glass, armored windshield and sliding side window All-round safety glass, armored windshield and sliding side window
  • Components (6) FOPS (rock guard; approved according to ISO 10262:1998) integrated into cab structure FOPS (rock guard; approved according to ISO 10262:1998) integrated into cab structure
  • Components (7) Fold-away auxiliary seat with safety belt Fold-away auxiliary seat with safety belt
  • Components (8) Joystick controls integrated in independently adjustable seat consoles Joystick controls integrated in independently adjustable seat consoles
  • Components (9) Machine access via retractable access stairway, stairway angle approximately 45°, hydraulically operated Machine access via retractable access stairway, stairway angle approximately 45°, hydraulically operated
  • Internal Dimensions of Amenity Cab - Height 7.05 ft 2150.0 mm
  • Internal Dimensions of Amenity Cab - Length 5.25 ft 1600.0 mm
  • Internal Dimensions of Amenity Cab - Width 5.25 ft 1600.0 mm
  • Internal Dimensions of Cab - Height 7.05 ft 2150.0 mm
  • Internal Dimensions of Cab - Length 7.22 ft 2200.0 mm
  • Internal Dimensions of Cab - Width 5.25 ft 1600.0 mm
  • Operator's Eye Level - Approximately 28.87 ft 8.8 m
  • Components (11) Under roof mounted heating, ventilating and air conditioning system Under roof mounted heating, ventilating and air conditioning system
  • Components (12) Sliding emergency ladder (kick-down type) with ladder cage Sliding emergency ladder (kick-down type) with ladder cage

Swing System

  • Features (1) All race ways of swing ring as well as grease bath for internal gearing supplied by automatic central lubrication system All race ways of swing ring as well as grease bath for internal gearing supplied by automatic central lubrication system
  • Features (2) Hydraulic braking of the swing motion by counteracting control Hydraulic braking of the swing motion by counteracting control
  • Features (3) Closed-loop swing circuit with torque control Closed-loop swing circuit with torque control
  • Maximum Swing Speed 3.9 r/min 3.9 r/min
  • Parking Brakes Wet multiple disc brake, spring-loaded/hydraulically released Wet multiple disc brake, spring-loaded/hydraulically released
  • Swing Drive Six compact planetary transmissions with axial piston motors Six compact planetary transmissions with axial piston motors
  • Swing Ring Triple race roller bearing with sealed internal gearing Triple race roller bearing with sealed internal gearing

Undercarriage

  • Bottom Rollers - Each Side 7 7
  • Components (1) All running surfaces of sprockets, idlers, rollers and pad links, as well as teeth contact areas of sprocket and pad links, are hardened All running surfaces of sprockets, idlers, rollers and pad links, as well as teeth contact areas of sprocket and pad links, are hardened
  • Components (2) Fully hydraulic, self-adjusting track tensioning system with piston accumulator Fully hydraulic, self-adjusting track tensioning system with piston accumulator
  • Components (3) Automatic hydraulic retarder valve to prevent over-speed on downhill travel Automatic hydraulic retarder valve to prevent over-speed on downhill travel
  • Components (4) Acoustic travel alarm Acoustic travel alarm
  • Components (5) Idlers, bottom rollers and support rollers are connected to the automatic lubrication system Idlers, bottom rollers and support rollers are connected to the automatic lubrication system
  • Components (6) 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
  • Gradeability - Travel Drives - Maximum 44% 44%
  • Maximum Tractive Force 974880.0 lb 4338.0 kN
  • Parking Brake Wet multiple disc brake, spring applied/hydraulically released Wet multiple disc brake, spring applied/hydraulically released
  • Support Rollers - Each Side 2 plus a skid plate in between 2 plus a skid plate in between
  • Track Pads - Each Side 48 48
  • Travel Drives - Each Side 1 planetary transmission with 2 two-stage axial piston motors 1 planetary transmission with 2 two-stage axial piston motors
  • Travel Speed - Two Stages - 1st Stage - Maximum 0.9 mile/h 1.4 km/h
  • Travel Speed - Two Stages - 2nd Stage - Maximum 1.2 mile/h 1.9 km/h

Automatic Lubrication System

  • Capacity - Grease Container 264.0 gal (US) 1000.0 l
  • Type (1) 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
  • Type (2) Dual-circuit system with hydraulically driven heavy-duty pump and electronic time relay control to adjust the pause/lube times Dual-circuit system with hydraulically driven heavy-duty pump and electronic time relay control to adjust the pause/lube times
  • Type (3) System failures displayed by Board Control System System failures displayed by Board Control System
  • Type (4) Connected to the lubrication system are:
    – Raceways of the swing roller bearing
    – Pivot points of attachment, bucket and cylinders
    – Bottom rollers of undercarriage
    Connected to the lubrication system are:
    – Raceways of the swing roller bearing
    – Pivot points of attachment, bucket and cylinders
    – Bottom rollers of undercarriage

Operating Weights

  • Note Other track pads available on request Other track pads available on request
  • Shovel - Ground pressure 38.3 psi 26.3 N/cm²
  • Shovel - Operating Weight 2204600.0 lb 1000000.0 kg
  • Shovel - Standard Track Pads 6.56 ft 2000.0 mm

Electrical System - Diesel Drive

  • Alternators 2 × 175A each 2 × 175A each
  • 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
  • Components (1) Battery isolation relays Battery isolation relays
  • Components (2) Emergency stop switches accessible from ground level, in engine module and in operator's cab Emergency stop switches accessible from ground level, in engine module and in operator's cab
  • System Voltage 24V 24V
  • Working Spotlights 12 × high brightness LED lights 12 × high brightness LED lights

Retractable Service Station

  • 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
  • Equipped With (1) Quick couplings for:
    – Diesel fuel
    – Engine coolant – left/right
    – Pump transmission gear oil – left/right
    – Swing transmissions gear oil – each
    – Engine oil (oil pan) – left/right
    – Engine oil (additional tank – optional) – left/right
    – Hydraulic oil tank
    – Grease container
    Quick couplings for:
    – Diesel fuel
    – Engine coolant – left/right
    – Pump transmission gear oil – left/right
    – Swing transmissions gear oil – each
    – Engine oil (oil pan) – left/right
    – Engine oil (additional tank – optional) – left/right
    – Hydraulic oil tank
    – Grease container
  • Equipped With (2) Cat jump-start socket Cat jump-start socket
  • 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

Attachment

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

Engine

  • Engine Model 2 × Cummins QSK60 2 × Cummins QSK60
  • Gross Power - SAE J1995 4500.0 HP 3360.0 kW
  • Net Power - SAE J1349 4500.0 HP 3360.0 kW

Bucket

  • Bucket Capacity - Front Shovel (heaped 2:1) 68.0 yd³ 52.0 m³

Operating Specifications

  • Bucket Payload 103.0 t 93.6 t
  • Operating Weight - Front Shovel 1102.0 t 1000.0 t

Diesel Engines

  • Aspiration Two-stage turbocharged; aftercooled and intercooled Two-stage turbocharged; aftercooled and intercooled
  • Bore 6.25 in 159.0 mm
  • Components (1) Pre-lube starting system Pre-lube starting system
  • Components (2) Two-stage fuel filter includes water separator Two-stage fuel filter includes water separator
  • Components (3) Heavy-duty air filters with automatic dust evacuation Heavy-duty air filters with automatic dust evacuation
  • Components (4) Micro processed engine control Micro processed engine control
  • Components (5) Hydraulically driven radiator fan with electronically controlled fan speed Hydraulically driven radiator fan with electronically controlled fan speed
  • Components (6) Eliminator with centrifuge for engine oil filtration Eliminator with centrifuge for engine oil filtration
  • Components (7) Engine-oil-change interval of 1,000 hours Engine-oil-change interval of 1,000 hours
  • Components (8) Additional high-capacity water separator Additional high-capacity water separator
  • Displacement 3674.0 in³ 60.2 l
  • Emissions Emits equivalent to U.S. EPA Tier 2 Emits equivalent to U.S. EPA Tier 2
  • Fuel Tank Capacity 4330.0 gal (US) 16400.0 l
  • Make/Model 2 × QSK60 two-stage 2 × QSK60 two-stage
  • Maximum Altitude - Without Deration - Above Sea Level 16000.0 ft 4880.0 m
  • Number of Cylinders - Each Engine 16 16
  • Stroke 7.48 in 190.0 mm
  • Total Rated Net Power - ISO 3046/1 3360 kW 1,800 min-1 (4,500 hp 1,800 min-1) 3360 kW 1,800 min-1 (4,500 hp 1,800 min-1)
  • Total Rated Net Power - SAE J1349 3360 kW 1,800 min-1 (4,500 hp 1,800 min-1) 3360 kW 1,800 min-1 (4,500 hp 1,800 min-1)
  • Total Rated Net Power - SAE J1995 3360 kW 1,800 min-1 (4,500 hp 1,800 min-1) 3360 kW 1,800 min-1 (4,500 hp 1,800 min-1)

Drive System

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TriPower System

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Hydraulic System

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Independent Oil Cooling System

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Pump Managing System

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Closed-loop Swing Circuit

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Operator's Cab

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Electronic Control System

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Loading/Hauling Efficiency

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Front Shovel Attachment Structures

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Swing System

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Undercarriage

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6090 FS Standard Equipment

Features

  • TriPower shovel attachment
  • Independent oil-cooling system
  • Spacious walk-through machine house
  • Five-circuit hydraulic system
  • On-board electronics system: Control and Monitoring Platform (CAMP)
  • Board Control System (BCS)
  • Torque control in closed-loop swing circuit
  • Automatic central lubrication system
  • LED working lights

6090 FS Optional Equipment

GENERAL

  • Finishing as per end user's corporate colors

SUPERSTRUCTURE

  • Hydraulic service crane on superstructure with auxiliary engine
  • 2nd retractable boarding ladder on right-hand side of engine module
  • Various cold-weather packages

UNDERCARRIAGE

  • Track pad width 1800 mm (5 ft 11 in)

ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT

  • Additional optional equipment available on request.

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