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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 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 shovels are built with you in mind. Because in mining, every day matters and every load counts.

General

  • Engine Output - SAE J1995 1140 kW (1,530 hp) 1140 kW (1,530 hp)
  • Standard Bucket Capacity Face Shovel (heaped 2:1) - 16.5 m3 (21.6 yd3); Backhoe (heaped 1:1) - 17.0 m3 (22.2 yd3) Face Shovel (heaped 2:1) - 16.5 m3 (21.6 yd3); Backhoe (heaped 1:1) - 17.0 m3 (22.2 yd3)
  • Operating Weight Face Shovel - 294 tonnes (324 tons); Backhoe - 296 tonnes (326 tons) Face Shovel - 294 tonnes (324 tons); Backhoe - 296 tonnes (326 tons)
  • Engine Output - SAE J1995 - 2 × Cat C27 ACERT 1530.0 HP 1140.0 kW

Hydraulic System with Pump Managing System

  • Hydraulic Tank Capacity - Approximately 660.0 gal (US) 2500.0 l
  • Main Pumps 4 × variable swash plate pumps 4 × variable swash plate pumps
  • Main Pumps - Maximum Oil Flow - AC Version 4 × 543 L/min (4 × 143 gal/min) 4 × 543 L/min (4 × 143 gal/min)
  • Main Pumps - Maximum Oil Flow - Diesel Version 4 × 552 L/min (4 × 146 gal/min) 4 × 552 L/min (4 × 146 gal/min)
  • Maximum Pressure - Attachment 4495.0 psi 310.0 bar
  • Maximum Pressure - Swing Pumps 5080.0 psi 350.0 bar
  • Maximum Pressure - Travel 5220.0 psi 360.0 bar
  • Swing Pumps 2 × reversible swash plate double pumps 2 × reversible swash plate double pumps
  • Swing Pumps - Maximum Oil Flow - AC Version 2 × 426 L/min (2 × 113 gal/min) 2 × 426 L/min (2 × 113 gal/min)
  • Swing Pumps - Maximum Oil Flow - Diesel Version 2 × 394 L/min (2 × 104 gal/min) 2 × 394 L/min (2 × 104 gal/min)
  • Total Volume of Hydraulic Oil - Approximately 925.0 gal (US) 3500.0 l

Hydraulic Oil Cooling

  • Diameter - Fan 2 × 1220 mm (2 × 48 in) 2 × 1220 mm (2 × 48 in)
  • Oil Flow of Cooling Pumps - AC Version 2 × 459 L/min (2 × 121 gal/min) 2 × 459 L/min (2 × 121 gal/min)
  • Oil Flow of Cooling Pumps - Diesel Version 2 × 467 L/min (2 × 123 gal/min) 2 × 467 L/min (2 × 123 gal/min)

Operator's Cab

  • Components (1) Under roof mounted heating ventilating and air conditioning system Under roof mounted heating ventilating and air conditioning system
  • Components (10) Windshield with parallel intermittent wiper/washer Windshield with parallel intermittent wiper/washer
  • Components (11) All-round safety glass, armored windshield and sliding side window All-round safety glass, armored windshield and sliding side window
  • Components (12) FOPS (rock guard; approved according to DIN ISO 3449) integrated into cab structure FOPS (rock guard; approved according to DIN ISO 3449) integrated into cab structure
  • Components (13) Joystick controls integrated in independently adjustable seat consoles Joystick controls integrated in independently adjustable seat consoles
  • Components (14) Fold-away auxiliary seat with safety belt Fold-away auxiliary seat with safety belt
  • Components (2) External sun shields at side and rear windows External sun shields at side and rear windows
  • Components (3) Robust instrument panel including large colored BCS screen with transflective technology Robust instrument panel including large colored BCS screen with transflective technology
  • Components (4) Board Control System (BCS) electronic monitoring and data logging system for vital signs and service data of engines, hydraulic system and lubrication system Board Control System (BCS) electronic monitoring and data logging system for vital signs and service data of engines, hydraulic system and lubrication system
  • Components (5) Machine access via retractable access stairway, stairway angle approximately 45°, hydraulically operated Machine access via retractable access stairway, stairway angle approximately 45°, hydraulically operated
  • Components (6) Sliding emergency ladder (kick-down type) with ladder cage Sliding emergency ladder (kick-down type) with ladder cage
  • Components (7) 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 (8) 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 (9) Roller blinds at all windows Roller blinds at all windows
  • 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 21.33 ft 6.5 m

Swing System

  • Maximum Swing Speed - AC Version 5.0 r/min 5.0 r/min
  • Maximum Swing Speed - Diesel Version 4.6 r/min 4.6 r/min
  • Parking Brakes Wet multiple-disc brake, spring-loaded/hydraulically released Wet multiple-disc brake, spring-loaded/hydraulically released
  • Swing Drive 2 compact planetary transmissions with axial piston motors 2 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) 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
  • Components (3) Fully hydraulic self-adjusting track tensioning system with membrane accumulator Fully hydraulic self-adjusting track tensioning system with membrane accumulator
  • Components (4) Automatic hydraulic retarder valve to prevent over-speed on downhill travel Automatic hydraulic retarder valve to prevent over-speed on downhill travel
  • Components (5) Acoustic travel alarm Acoustic travel alarm
  • Gradeability - Travel Drives - Approximate 64.0 % 64.0 %
  • Maximum Tractive Force 367880.0 lb 1637.0 kN
  • Parking Brakes Wet multiple disc brake, spring loaded/hydraulically released Wet multiple disc brake, spring loaded/hydraulically released
  • Support Rollers - Each Side 2 plus a skid plate in between 2 plus a skid plate in between
  • Track Pads - Each Side 47 47
  • 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 - 1st Stage - Maximum 0.87 mile/h 1.4 km/h
  • Travel Speed - 2nd Stage - Maximum 1.68 mile/h 2.7 km/h

Automatic Lubrication System

  • Capacity - Grease Container 120.0 gal (US) 450.0 l
  • Type (1) 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 (2) Connected to the lubrication system are the swing roller bearing with internal gearing and all pivot points of attachment, bucket and cylinders Connected to the lubrication system are the swing roller bearing with internal gearing and all pivot points of attachment, bucket and cylinders
  • Type (3) Lubricated pinion for greasing of internal gearing of swing ring Lubricated pinion for greasing of internal gearing of swing ring
  • Type (4) System failures displayed by Board Control System System failures displayed by Board Control System
  • Type (5) 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

Operating Weights

  • 6030 - Ground Pressure 32.0 psi 22.1 N/cm²
  • 6030 - Operating Weight 653660.0 lb 296500.0 kg
  • 6030 - Standard Track Pads 3.25 ft 1000.0 mm
  • 6030 FS - Ground Pressure 31.7 psi 21.9 N/cm²
  • 6030 FS - Operating Weight 648810.0 lb 294300.0 kg
  • 6030 FS - Standard Track Pads 3.25 ft 1000.0 mm
  • Note Other track pads available on request Other track pads available on request

Electrical System - Diesel Drive

  • Batteries in Series/Parallel Installation 4 × 210 Ah – 12V each; 420 Ah – 24V in total 4 × 210 Ah – 12V each; 420 Ah – 24V in total
  • Components (1) Battery isolation relays Battery isolation relays
  • System Voltage 24V 24V
  • Components (2) Emergency stop switches accessible from ground level and in engine module Emergency stop switches accessible from ground level and in engine module
  • Components (3) 12 LED high-brightness working flood lights – 8 for working area – 2 for rear end 12 LED high-brightness working flood lights – 8 for working area – 2 for rear end
  • Components (4) 2 LED high-brightness access flood lights 2 LED high-brightness access flood lights
  • Components (5) 14 LED service lights 14 LED service 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.

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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Shovel attachment with unique TriPower kinematics ensuring the following main features: (3) – Constant boom momentum throughout the whole lift arc – Crowd force assistance – Constant boom momentum throughout the whole lift arc – Crowd force assistance
  • Type (1) Catwalks with rails at booms Catwalks with rails at booms
  • Type (2) Special wear packages for highly abrasive materials on request Special wear packages for highly abrasive materials on request
  • 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
  • Type (4) 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 (5) Booms and sticks are stress-relieved after welding Booms and sticks are stress-relieved after welding
  • Type (6) Booms and sticks are torsion-resistant, welded box design of high-tensile steel with solid steel castings at pivot areas Booms and sticks are torsion-resistant, welded box design of high-tensile steel with solid steel castings at pivot areas

Diesel Engines

  • Alternators 2 × 150A 2 × 150A
  • Aspiration Turbocharged and charge air-cooled Turbocharged and charge air-cooled
  • Bore 5.42 in 137.7 mm
  • Displacement 1648.0 in³ 27.0 l
  • Emissions Meets U.S. EPA Tier 2 equivalent emission standards Meets U.S. EPA Tier 2 equivalent emission standards
  • Fuel Tank Capacity 1339.0 gal (US) 5070.0 l
  • Make/Model 2 × Cat C27 ACERT 2 × Cat C27 ACERT
  • Maximum Altitude - Without Deration - At 25° C (77° F) Above Sea Level 1640.0 ft 500.0 m
  • Number of Cylinders - Each Engine 12 12
  • Stroke 6.0 in 152.4 mm
  • Total Rated Gross Power - SAE J1995 1140 kW 1,800 min-1 (1,530 hp 1,800 min-1) 1140 kW 1,800 min-1 (1,530 hp 1,800 min-1)
  • Total Rated Net Power - ISO 3046/1 1140 kW 1,800 min-1 (1,530 hp 1,800 min-1) 1140 kW 1,800 min-1 (1,530 hp 1,800 min-1)
  • Total Rated Net Power - SAE J1349 1140 kW 1,800 min-1 (1,530 hp 1,800 min-1) 1140 kW 1,800 min-1 (1,530 hp 1,800 min-1)
  • Components (1) Hydraulically driven radiator fan with electronically controlled fan speed Hydraulically driven radiator fan with electronically controlled fan speed
  • Components (2) Micro processed engine management Micro processed engine management
  • Components (3) Heavy-duty air filters Heavy-duty air filters
  • Components (4) Two-stage fuel filter, including water separator Two-stage fuel filter, including water separator
  • Components (5) Additional high-capacity water separator Additional high-capacity water separator

Engine

  • Engine Model 2 × Cat® C27 ACERT™ 2 × Cat® C27 ACERT™
  • Gross Power - SAE J1995 1530.0 HP 1140.0 kW
  • Net Power - SAE J1349 1530.0 HP 1140.0 kW
  • Note Electric drive option available (1000 kW) on 6030 AC/6030 AC FS Electric drive option available (1000 kW) on 6030 AC/6030 AC FS

Bucket

  • Bucket Capacity - Backhoe (heaped 1:1) 22.2 yd³ 17.0 m³
  • Bucket Capacity - Front Shovel (heaped 2:1) 21.6 yd³ 16.5 m³

Operating Specifications

  • Bucket Payload 34.0 t 30.0 t
  • Operating Weight - Backhoe 326.0 t 296.0 t
  • Operating Weight - Front Shovel 324.0 t 294.0 t

Electric Motor - 6030 AC/6030 AC FS

  • Frequency 50 Hz (60 Hz on request) 50 Hz (60 Hz on request)
  • Output 1000 kW 1000 kW
  • Rated Current IN 109A (at 6.3 kV) 109A (at 6.3 kV)
  • Revolutions 1,500 min-1 (1,800 min-1 at 60 Hz) 1,500 min-1 (1,800 min-1 at 60 Hz)
  • Starting current 450% of IN (253% of IN optional) 450% of IN (253% of IN optional)
  • Type Squirrel cage induction motor Squirrel cage induction motor
  • Voltage 6.3 kV ± 10% (other on request) 6.3 kV ± 10% (other on request)

Cat MineStar System and Technology Solutions

Undercarriage

Twin-engine Concept

TriPower System (Front Shovel Machines)

Swing System

Sustainability

Serviceability

Safety

Pump Managing System

Operator's Cab

Loading/Hauling Efficiency

Independent Oil Cooling System

Hydraulic System

Front Attachment Options and Structures

Electronic Control System

Drive Systems

Customer Support

Closed-loop Swing Circuit

6030/6030 FS Optional Equipment

GENERAL

  • Export crating
  • Custom paint

SUPERSTRUCTURE

  • C27 ACERT engines meet U.S. EPA Tier 4 Interim equivalent emission standards
  • Oil change interval extension for engine oil up to 1,000 hours
  • Hydraulic service crane on superstructure with auxiliary engine
  • Round container for a standard 200 L (53 gal) grease barrel (instead of 450 L (119 gal) grease container)
  • Cold-weather package

CAB

  • Cab heating
  • Dual (redundancy) HVAC system
  • Camera monitoring system
  • Windshield guard (FOGS)

UNDERCARRIAGE

  • Track pad width 800 mm (2 ft 7 in) or 1200 mm (3 ft 11 in)
  • Cover plate under carbody (belly plate)

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