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A new model in the extensive line of Cat hydraulic mining shovels, the clean-sheet design of the Cat 6020B Hydraulic Mining Shovel features a 22-tonne (24-ton) payload and 224-tonne (247-ton) operating weight and teams with the Cat 777G Off-Highway Truck for optimised loading and hauling.

Safe, efficient and simple operation and maintenance


The 6020B features a new, state-of-the-art cab and operator station with class-leading visibility provided by the large floor window and expansive windshield and side windows.

Unrestricted lines of sight to the crawler tracks and pit floor aid the operator when repositioning the shovel and when loading trucks. The innovative cab design includes two additional seats for a trainer and an observer. The three- seat cab design is the first in this size class of shovels.

Designed for high production and easy service

Modular construction with a walk-through power module enables easy access to components and superior serviceability.

Additionally, modular design facilitates shipping and field assembly of the 6020B. The single- engine configuration also simplifies maintenance. The 778-kW (1043-hp) Cat C32 ACERT engine powers advanced hydraulics, which deliver industry-leading system efficiency.

Innovative, patent-pending dedicated pump flow allocation technology governs hydraulic pump utilisation to reduce energy losses and increase fuel savings.

Additionally, dedicated pumps move hydraulic oil through the cooling circuit when needed to maintain optimum oil temperature and keep the machine working even in the most demanding climates and applications.

The 6020B also features an automatic lubricant system to reduce service time and to help ensure durability. The hydraulically driven pump supplies grease to the swing bearing, the swing gearbox bearing and all pivot points of the attachment.

Machine management technology

The 6020B is designed to accept four of the capability?sets of Cat MineStar System – the most comprehensive suite of technologies available for the mining industry.

The Detect capability set includes cameras and more advanced sensing technologies to enhance operator awareness, and Terrain provides loading guidance.

Fleet provides tracking, assignment and production reporting, and Health reports machine condition and provides diagnostic tools.
 
In addition to being MineStar ready, the 6020B is equipped with standard diagnostic capabilities and troubleshooting functions through its Board Control System, which uses sensors throughout the machine to monitor operating data, record faults and notify the operator audibly and visually.

This promotes the earliest possible detection of faults and allows for timely maintenance planning and assistance for speedy repair.

Cat has already sold over 20 units of the new 6020B worldwide.

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