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Hydraulic Mining Shovels

6015B Hydraulic Shovel

  • Engine Output
    813 HP
  • Engine Output
    606 kW (813 hp)
  • Standard Bucket Capacity
    5.8-12.0 m3 (7.6 - 15.70 yd3)
  • Standard Bucket Capacity
    10.6 yd³
General
Engine Output
813 HP
Engine Output
606 kW (813 hp)
Standard Bucket Capacity
5.8-12.0 m3 (7.6 - 15.70 yd3)
Standard Bucket Capacity
10.6 yd³
Bucket Payload
16.1 ton (US)
Operating Weight
140,000 kg (308,650 lbs)
Operating Weight
154.3 ton (US)
Note
Specifications shown above apply to Backhoe configuration. A Frontless configuration is also available.
Engine - U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final
Engine Model
Cat® C27
Gross Power
813 HP
Net Power
746 HP
Engine - Cat C27 ACERT with Tier 4 Final Emission Standards
Number of Cylinders
12
Bore
5.4 in
Stroke
6 in
Displacement
1648 in³
Maximum Altitude
10000 ft
Gross Power
606 kW (813 hp 1,800 min-1)
Net Power
556 kW (746 hp 1,800 min-1)
Engine - Equivalent to U.S. EPA Tier 2
Engine Model
Cat® C27
Gross Power
813 HP
Net Power
746 HP
Engine - Cat C27 ACERT with Tier 1 or Tier 2 Equivalent Emission Standards
Number of Cylinders
12
Bore
5.4 in
Stroke
6 in
Displacement
1648 in³
Aspiration
Turbocharged and aftercooled
Maximum Altitude
14500 ft
Gross Power
606 kW (813 hp 1,800 min-1)
Net Power
556 kW (746 hp 1,800 min-1)
Engine
Emissions
U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final, Tier 2 Equivalent or Tier 1 Equivalent
Engine Model
Cat® C27 ACERT™
Gross Power
813 hp
Net Power
746 hp
Engine Model
Cat® C27
Gross Power
813 HP
Net Power
746 HP
Operating Weights - Backhoe
Operating Weight
154 ton (US)
Weights
Ground Pressure
23.6 psi
Note
Operating weight includes: 700 mm (28 in) track shoes, 7.6 m (24 ft 11 in) boom, 3.4 m (11 ft 2 in) stick
Operating Weight
154 tons
Note
700 mm (28 in) track shoes, 7.6 m (24 ft 11 in) boom, 3.4 m (11 ft 2 in) stick
Operating Weight
308650 lb
Track
Standard
28 in
Wide
36 in
Extra Wide
39 in
Number of Shoes
46
Number of Track Rollers
9
Number of Carrier Rollers
3
Track Pads
Double grouser
Standard
28 in
Wide
36 in
Extra Wide
39 in
Number of Shoes
46
Number of Track Rollers
9
Number of Carrier Rollers
3
Drive
Travel Speed
1.4 mile/h
Travel Speed
2.1 mile/h
Maximum Drawbar Pull
192886 lbf
Maximum Drawbar Pull
220987 lbf
Gradeability
Approximately 42%
Hydraulic Track Tensioning
With accumulator
Service Refill Capacities
Fuel Tank
449 gal (US)
Cooling System
44 gal (US)
Engine Oil
23 gal (US)
Swing Drive
2.4 gal (US)
Hydraulic System
463 gal (US)
Hydraulic Tank
253 gal (US)
Grease Tank
18 gal (US)
Fuel Tank
449 gal
Cooling System
44 gal
Engine Oil
23 gal
Swing Drive
2.4 gal
Hydraulic System
463 gal
Hydraulic Tank
253 gal
Grease Tank
18 gal
Electrical System
System Voltage
24V
Batteries
4 × 200Ah (12V each)
Alternator Rating
150A (24V)
Components
Emergency stop in cabin, engine module, pump room and on service station accessible from ground level
Components
All around lighting
Components
Two (2) lights for left side
Components
One (1) light for right side
Components
Two (2) lights for rear end
Components
One (1) light for machine deck/service
Components
One (1) beacon light on cabin roof
Components
Four (4) lights on attachment
Components
Five (5) lights for front
System Voltage
24V
Alternator Rating
150A (24V)
Components
Emergency stop in cabin, engine module, pump room and on service station accessible from ground level
Components
Five (5) lights for front
Hydraulic System
Main Pumps
3 × variable swash plate pumps
Main Pumps
407 gal/min
Main Pumps
4641 psi
Main Pumps
4641 psi
Swing Pump
1 × variable swash plate pump
Swing Pump
127 gal/min
Swing Pump
5294 psi
Pilot Pump
1 × gear pump
Pilot Pump
40.4 gal/min
Pilot Pump
1378 psi
Engine Fan Pump
1 × variable swash plate pump
Engine Fan Pump
53.1 gal/min
Engine Fan Pump
3191 psi
Hydraulic Fan Pump
1 × variable swash plate pump
Hydraulic Fan Pump
22.7 gal/min
Hydraulic Fan Pump
1958 psi
Hydraulic Oil Cooling
284 gal/min
Hydraulic Oil Cooling
40 in
Filters
Full-flow high-pressure filters (200 μm) for main pumps
Filters
Full-flow filters (20 μm) for complete return circuit
Filters
Pressure filters (16 μm) for servo circuit
Filters
Full-flow filters (6 μm) for engine cooling return circuit
Filters
Swing charge filter (15 μm)
Filters
Pump case return screens (125 μm)
Swing System
Swing Drive
Two (2) compact planetary transmissions with axial piston motors
Parking Brake
Wet multiple disc brake, spring-loaded/hydraulically released
Maximum Swing Speed
4.9 r/min
Swing Ring
Cross roller bearing with sealed internal gearing
Features
Closed-loop swing circuit with speed control
Features
Hydraulic braking of swing motion when control is returned to neutral position or by counteracting control for stronger braking
Features
All raceways and the internal gearing of swing ring supplied by automatic central lubrication system
Maximum Swing Speed
4.9 rpm
Features
All raceways and the internal gearing of swing ring supplied by automatic central lubrication system
Centralized Service Area
Feature
Accessible from ground level
Equipped With
Emergency stop
Equipped With
Quick couplings for: – Diesel fuel – Grease
Feature
Accessible from ground level
Operator’s Cab
Components
Storage shelf suitable for lunch or toolbox
Components
Color LCD display with warning, filter/fluid change, and working hour information
Components
Adjustable armrest
Components
Height-adjustable joystick consoles
Components
Neutral lever (lock out) for all controls
Components
Travel control pedals with removable hand levers
Components
Two power outlets, 10 amp (total)
Components
Laminated glass front upper window and tempered other windows
Components
AM/FM radio
Undercarriage
Travel Speed
1.3 mile/h
Travel Speed
2.1 mile/h
Maximum Drawbar Pull
192886 lbf
Maximum Drawbar Pull
220987 lbf
Gradeability
Approximately 42%
Hydraulic Track Tensioning
With accumulator
Number of Shoes
46
Number of Track Rollers
9
Number of Carrier Rollers
3
Components
Forged double-grouser track pads
Components
Fully hydraulic self-adjusting track tensioning system with accumulator
Components
Automatic hydraulic retarder valve to prevent overspeed on downhill travel
Components
Chain links connected by hardened pins and bushings
Components
Cat D11 Track-Type Tractor links
Components
All running surfaces of sprockets, idlers, rollers and track chain links hardened
Components
Audible travel alarm
Maximum Drawbar Pull
192886 lbf
Hydraulic Track Tensioning
With accumulator
Number of Shoes
46
Number of Track Rollers
9
Number of Carrier Rollers
3
Travel Speed
1.3 mph
Travel Speed
2.1 mph
Operator's Cab
Components
Pressurized operator station with positive filtration
Components
Radio with MP3 auxiliary audio port
Components
Sliding upper door window (left-hand cab door)
Components
Glass-breaking safety hammer
Components
Removable lower windshield with in cab storage bracket
Components
Coat hook
Components
Literature holder
Components
Beverage holder
Components
AM/FM radio
Components
Mirror package
Components
Two stereo speakers
Components
Storage shelf suitable for lunch or toolbox
Components
Color LCD display with warning, filter/fluid change, and working hour information
Components
Adjustable armrest
Components
Height-adjustable joystick consoles
Components
Neutral lever (lock out) for all controls
Components
Travel control pedals with removable hand levers
Components
Two power outlets, 10 amp (total)
Components
Laminated glass front upper window and tempered other windows
Automatic Lubrication System
Capacity
18 gal (US)
Type
Grease is automatically applied to all attachment pivot points (except bucket linkage) and slew bearing
Type
Standard grease reel on machine for bucket linkage
Type
Grease refill service point accessible from ground
Type
Central bank lubrication system
Type
Grease refill service point accessible from ground
Attachments
Type
Boom and stick torsion-resistant with welded box design
Type
High-tensile steel with solid steel castings at pivot areas
Type
Boom and stick stress-relieved after welding
Type
Float valve for boom down function
Buckets Equipped With
– Special liner material covering main wear areas inside and outside – Lip shrouds – Wing shrouds – Heel shrouds
Type
Boom and stick stress-relieved after welding
Type
Float valve for boom down function
Backhoe Attachment (BH) - Working Range
Maximum Digging Depth
25.9 ft
Maximum Digging Reach
45.6 ft
Maximum Digging Height
43.3 ft
Maximum Dump Height
28.5 ft
Backhoe Attachment (BH) - Digging Forces
Bucket Digging Force
112600 lbf
Stick Digging Force
98800 lbf
Bucket Digging Force
131700 lbf
Stick Digging Force
103000 lbf
Backhoe Attachment (BH) - Backhoe
Tooth System
Cat C70 penetration tip with CapSure lock
Capacity 1
10.6 yd³
Total Width
8.8 ft
Number of Teeth
5
Weight
16596 lb
Maximum Material Density
3034 lb/yd³
Backhoe Attachment (BH) – Backhoe
Capacity 1
10.6 yd3
Total Width
8.8 ft
Number of Teeth
5
Weight Including Standard Wear Package
16596 lb
Maximum Material Density
3034 lb/yd³
Bucket
Standard Bucket Capacity
10.6 yd³
Bucket Capacity
NaN yd³
Operating Specifications
Bucket Payload
16 tons
Operating Weight
154 ton (US)
Bucket Payload
16 ton (US)
  • 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