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6040 Hydraulic Mining Shovel

Engine Output - SAE J1995

2,079 HP

Bucket Payload

43.7 ton (US)

Operating Weight

446 ton (US)

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6040 Hydraulic Mining Shovel

Engine Output - SAE J1995

2,079 HP

Bucket Payload

43.7 ton (US)

Operating Weight

446 ton (US)

Specifications

When you need a durable digger to power through the toughest materials, our broad lineup of hydraulic mining shovels delivers. They've built a name for withstanding the harshest digging conditions on sites around the world, and we're working hard to make sure they keep meeting your expectations for reliable, predictable, efficient and productive performance. Each comes with the total package you expect from Caterpillar: deep product expertise, unmatched after-sale support and a commitment to help you squeeze more value and profit out of your entire load/haul system.

      • Engine Output - SAE J1995

        2,079 HP

        1,550 kW

        Bucket Payload

        43.7 ton (US)

        39.6 t

        Operating Weight

        446 ton (US)

        404.6 t

        Note

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Specifications above apply to the HRC Face Shovel configuration. Backhoe and Frontless configurations are also available for both HRC and LRC.

      • Operator's Eye Level - Approximately

        22.31 ft

        6.8 m

        Internal Dimensions of Cab - Length

        7.22 ft

        2,200 mm

        Internal Dimensions of Cab - Width

        5.25 ft

        1,600 mm

        Internal Dimensions of Cab - Height

        7.05 ft

        2,150 mm

        Components (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Switch in seat cushion to automatically neutralize the hydraulic controls when operator leaves the seat

        Components (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Pneumatically cushioned and multi-adjustable comfort seat with lumbar support, seat heating, safety belt, head- and armrests

        Components (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Roller blinds at all windows

        Components (4)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Windshield with parallel intermittent wiper/washer

        Components (5)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        All-round safety glass, armored windshield and sliding side window

        Components (6)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Operator Protective Guard (Top Guard)

        Components (7)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Single HVAC with option for Dual HVAC

        Components (8)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Joystick controls integrated in independently adjustable seat consoles

        Components (9)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Fold-away auxiliary seat with safety belt

        Components (10)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        External sun shields at side and rear windows

        Components (11)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Sliding emergency ladder (kick-down type) with ladder cage

        Components (12)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Machine access via retractable access stairway, stairway angle approximately 45 degrees, hydraulically operated

        Components (13)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Robust instrument panel including large colored BCS screen with transflective technology

        Board Control System (BCS III) Features (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        USB, Lan (TCP/IP) and CAN BUS interfaces for data export

        Board Control System (BCS III) Features (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        On-screen PDF documentation (e.g. operating instructions, technical handbook, spare parts catalog, electric circuit diagram)

        Board Control System (BCS III) Features (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Robust instrument panel including large (12 in) colored touch screen for intuitive handling

        Board Control System (BCS III) Features (4)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Electronic monitoring, data logging & diagnostic system for vital signs & service data of engines, hydraulic & lube systems

        Board Control System (BCS III) Features (5)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        On-screen troubleshooting assistance

        Board Control System (BCS III) Features (6)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Graphic charts of logged data

        Board Control System (BCS III) Features (7)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Fault memory with storage of related conditions

      • Capacity - Grease Container

        188 gal (US)

        710 l

        Type (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Dual-circuit system with hydraulically driven heavy-duty pumps and electronic time relay control adjust the pause/lube times

        Type (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        System failures displayed by Board Control System

        Type (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Grease filters (200 µm) between service station and container, as well as directly behind grease pump

        Type (4)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Connected to the lubrication system are: - pivot points of attachment, bucket and cylinders

        Type (5)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Connected to the lubrication system are: - raceways of the swing roller bearing - two greasing pinions for the internal gearing of the swing ring

      • All buckets (FS and BH) are equipped with a wear package consisting of: (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        - Special liner material covering main wear areas inside and outside of bucket - Lip shrouds between teeth

        All buckets (FS and BH) are equipped with a wear package consisting of: (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        - Wing shrouds on side walls - Heel shrouds at bottom edges

        Shovel attachment with unique TriPower kinematics ensuring the following main features: (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        - 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)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        - Horizontal automatic constant-angle bucket guidance - Vertical automatic constant-angle bucket guidance

        Shovel attachment with unique TriPower kinematics ensuring the following main features: (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        - Constant boom momentum throughout the whole lift arc - Crowd force assistance

        Type (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Inspection hole in monoboom BH

        Type (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Pressure-free lowering of boom (FS and BH) and stick (FS) by means of a float valve

        Type (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Special wear packages for highly abrasive materials on request

        Type (4)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Catwalks with rails at boom (FS and BH)

        Type (5)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Welding procedures allow for internal counter-welding (double prep weld) wherever possible

        Type (6)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Boom and sticks are stress-relieved after welding

        Type (7)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Boom and sticks are torsion-resistant, welded box design of high-tensile steel with massive steel casting at pivot areas

        Type (8)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Guards for shovel cylinders (FS)

      • Bucket Capacity - Backhoe (heaped 1:1)

        28.8 yd³

        22

        Bucket Capacity - Face Shovel (heaped 2:1)

        28.8 yd³

        22

      • Engine Model

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        2 x Cat C32

        Gross Power - SAE J1995

        2,079 HP

        1,550 kW

        Net Power - SAE J1349

        1,915 HP

        1,428 kW

        Note

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Power output relates to highly regulated engines. Lesser regulated engines are also available.

      • Number of Cylinders - Each Engine

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        12

        Bore

        5.71 in

        145 mm

        Stroke

        6.38 in

        162 mm

        Displacement

        1,959 in³

        32.1 l

        Aspiration

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Turbocharged and air-to-air aftercooled

        Components (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Additional high-capacity water separator

        Components (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Two-stage fuel filter including water separator

        Components (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Heavy-duty air filters

        Components (4)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Microprocessed engine management

        Components (5)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Hydraulically driven radiator fan with electronically controlled fan speed

        Fuel Tank Capacity

        2,098 gal (US)

        7,940 l

        Emissions

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final and EU Stage V emission standards

      • Installation

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Retractable service station installed underneath the engine module and easily accessible from ground

      • System Voltage

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        24V

        Batteries in Series/Parallel Installation

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        6 x 210 Ah - 12 V each; 630 Ah - 24 V in total

        Components (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        6 maintenance-free batteries

        Components (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Battery isolation relays and switches

        Components (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Emergency stop switches accessible from ground level, in engine module and in operator's cab

        Components (4)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        14 LED high-brightness working flood lights

        Components (5)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        11 LED high-brightness service lights

      • 6040 FS - Standard Track Pads

        3.9 ft

        1,200 mm

        6040 FS - Operating Weight

        891,980 lb

        404,600 kg

        6040 FS - Ground Pressure

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        24.1 N/cm2 (35.0 psi)

        6040 - Standard Track Pads

        3.9 ft

        1,200 mm

        6040 - Operating Weight

        897,930 lb

        407,300 kg

        6040 - Ground Pressure

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        24.3 N/cm2 (35.3 psi)

        Note

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        1600 mm track pads available as option

        6040 FS - Note

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Other track pads available on request

      • Hydraulic Tank Capacity - Diesel Version - Approximately

        898 gal (US)

        3,400 l

        Total Volume of Hydraulic Oil - Diesel Version - Approximately

        1,532 gal (US)

        5,800 l

        Main Pumps - Diesel Version

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        4 x variable swash plate pumps

        Main Pumps - Maximum Oil Flow - Diesel Version

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        4 x 724 L/min (4 x 191 gal/min)

        Maximum Pressure - Attachment

        4,350 psi

        300 bar

        Maximum Pressure - Travel

        5,080 psi

        350 bar

        Swing Pumps - Diesel Version

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        4 x reversible swash plate pump

        Swing Pumps - Maximum Oil Flow - Diesel Version

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        4 x 321 L/min (4 x 85 gal/min)

        Maximum Pressure - Swing Pumps

        5,080 psi

        350 bar

      • Diameter - Fan

        60 in

        1,524 mm

        Oil Flow of Cooling Pumps - Diesel Version

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        2 x 799 L/min (2 x 211 gal/min)

        Features (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Cooling system fully independent of all main circuits, i.e. controlled cooling capacity is available whenever engine is running

        Features (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Fan speed is thermostatically controlled

        Features (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Extremely high cooling efficiency to ensure optimum oil temperature

        Components (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Gear type cooling pumps supplying high-volume, low-pressure oil to aluminum coolers

        Components (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Variable axial piston pumps supplying low-volume, high-pressure oil to fans

        Diameter - Fan

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        2 × 1524 mm (2 × 60 in)

      • Swing Drive

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        3 compact planetary transmissions with axial piston motors

        Parking Brake

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Wet multiple disc brake, spring-loaded/hydraulically released

        Maximum Swing Speed - Diesel Version

        4.7 r/min

        4.7 r/min

        Swing Ring

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Triple-race roller bearing with sealed internal gearing

        Features (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Dirt wipers at swing ring to prevent build-up of debris between swing ring and carbody

        Features (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Closed-loop swing circuit with torque control

        Features (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Hydraulic braking of the swing motion by counteracting control

        Features (4)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        All raceways and the internal gearing of swing ring supplied by automatic central lubrication system

      • Travel Speed - 1st Stage - Maximum

        0.93 mile/h

        1.5 km/h

        Travel Speed - 2nd Stage - Maximum

        1.55 mile/h

        2.5 km/h

        Maximum Tractive Force

        471,260 lb

        2,097 kN

        Gradeability - Travel Drives - Maximum

        57 %

        57 %

        Track Pads - Each Side

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        42

        Bottom Rollers - Each Side

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        7

        Support Rollers - Each Side

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        2 plus a skid plate in between

        Travel Drives - Each Side

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        1 planetary transmission with 2 two-stage axial piston motors

        Parking Brake

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Wet multiple disc brake, spring applied/hydraulically released

        Components (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        All running surfaces of sprockets, idlers, rollers and track links are hardened

        Components (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Acoustic travel alarm

        Components (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Cast double-grouser combined pad-links with bushings connected by hardened full floating pins

        Components (4)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        All teeth contact areas of sprocket and pad links are hardened

        Components (5)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Fully hydraulic self-adjusting track tensioning system with membrane accumulator

        Components (6)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Automatic hydraulic retarder valve to prevent over-speed on downhill travel

      • GENERAL

      • SUPERSTRUCTURE

        • Round container(s) for standard 200 L (53 gal) barrels (instead of 710 L (188 gal) grease container)

        • Filling of round container(s) via service station

        • Various cold-weather options

      • CAB

        • Dual (redundancy) heating ventilating and air conditioning system

        • Cab heating

        • Camera monitoring system (two cameras and additional color display)

      • UNDERCARRIAGE

        • Track pad width 1600 mm (5 ft 3 in) - Non HD

        • Automatic lubrication of rollers by central lube system

        • Belly plate for additional undercarriage protection

        • Additional optional equipment available on request.

      WHY CHOOSE EMPIRE

      • Every purchase backed by a full menu of service and support offerings

      • Flexible financing options designed to fit your budget

      • Commitment to providing expert training to maximize operations

      • Value Agreements to ensure proper maintenance and performance