6060/6060 FS Hydraulic Shovel

6060/6060 FS Hydraulic Shovel

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Engine Output - SAE J1995
Cat 3512C - 2240 kW (3,000 hp)
Standard Bucket Capacity
Face Shovel (heaped 2:1) - 34.0 m3 (44.5 yd3); Backhoe (heaped 1:1) - 34.0 m3 (44.5 yd3)
Operating Weight
Face Shovel - 569 tonnes (627 tons); Backhoe - 570 tonnes (628 tons)

Swing System

Maximum Swing Speed
Features (4)
All raceways and the internal gearing of swing ring, supplied by automatic central lubrication system
Features (3)
Hydraulic braking of the swing motion by counteracting control
Features (2)
Closed-loop swing circuit with torque control
Features (1)
Dirt wipers at swing ring to prevent build-up of debris between swing ring and carbody
Parking Brakes
Wet multiple disc brake, spring loaded/hydraulically released
Swing Drive
4 compact planetary transmissions with axial piston motors
Swing Ring
Triple-race roller bearing with sealed internal gearing

Operator's Cab

Components (13)
Roller blinds at all windows
Components (12)
Machine access via retractable access stairway, stairway angle approximately 45°, hydraulically operated
Components (11)
Sliding emergency ladder (kick-down type) with ladder cage
Board Control System (BCS) Features
Electronic monitoring & data logging system for vital signs & service data of engines, hydraulic system & lubrication system
Components (1)
Pneumatically cushioned and multi-adjustable comfort seat with lumbar support, safety belt, head and armrests
Components (10)
Robust instrument panel including large colored BCS screen with transflective technology
Components (3)
Windshield with parallel intermittent wiper/washer
Components (4)
All-round safety glass, armored windshield and sliding side window
Components (5)
FOPS (rock guard; approved according to DIN ISO 3449) integrated into cab structure
Components (6)
Fold-away auxiliary seat with safety belt
Components (8)
Switch in seat cushion to automatically neutralize the hydraulic controls when operator leaves the seat
Components (7)
External sun shields at side and rear windows
Components (9)
Joystick controls integrated in independently adjustable seat consoles
Components (2)
Under roof mounted heating ventilating and air conditioning system
Internal Dimensions of Cab - Height
Internal Dimensions of Cab - Length
Internal Dimensions of Cab - Width
Operator's Eye Level - Approximately

Hydraulic Oil Cooling

Features (2)
Fan speed and flow of oil to the coolers are thermostatically controlled
Gear-type cooling pumps supplying high-volume, low-pressure oil to fans and aluminum coolers
Diameter - Fan
4 × 1170 mm (4 × 46 in)
Features (3)
Extremely high cooling efficiency to ensure optimum oil temperature
Features (1)
Cooling system fully independent of all main circuits, i.e. controlled cooling capacity is available whenever engine is running
Oil Flow of Cooling Pumps
4 × 488 L/min (4 × 129 gal/min)

Electrical System - Diesel Drive

Batteries in Series/Parallel Installation
6 × 210 Ah - 12V each; 630 Ah - 24V in total
Components (1)
16 LED service lights
Components (2)
Battery isolation relays and switches
Components (4)
12 LED high-brightness working flood lights - 10 for working area - 2 for rear end
Components (5)
2 LED high-brightness access flood lights
System Voltage
Components (3)
Emergency stop switches accessible from ground level and in engine module

Operating Weights

6060 AC FS - Ground Pressure
24.4 N/cm2 (35.4 psi)
6060 AC FS - Operating Weight
6060 AC FS - Standard Track Pads
6060 AC - Ground Pressure
24.5 N/cm2 (35.6 psi)
6060 AC - Operating Weight
6060 AC - Standard Track Pads
6060 FS - Ground Pressure
25.4 N/cm2 (36.8 psi)
6060 FS - Operating Weight
6060 FS - Standard Track Pads
6060 - Ground Pressure
25.5 N/cm2 (37.0 psi)
6060 - Operating Weight
6060 - Standard Track Pads
Other track pads available on request.

Operating Specifications

Bucket Payload
Operating Weight - Backhoe
Operating Weight - Front Shovel


Electric drive option available (1800 kW) on 6060 AC/6060 AC FS
Engine Model
2 × Cat® 3512C
Gross Power - SAE J1995
Net Power - SAE J1349

Electric Motor - 6060 AC/6060 AC FS

50 Hz (60 Hz on request)
Rated Current IN
194 A (at 6.6 kV)
1500 min-1 (1,800 min-1 at 60 Hz)
Starting current
350% of IN (197% of IN Optional)
Squirrel cage induction motor
6.6 kV ±10% (other on request)


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
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
Shovel attachment with unique TriPower kinematics ensuring the following main features: (2)
- 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 entire lift arc - Crowd force assistance
Type (1)
Catwalks with rails at booms
Type (2)
Guards for shovel cylinders (FS)
Type (3)
Pressure-free lowering of boom (FS and BH) and stick (FS) by means of a float valve
Type (4)
Inspection holes in booms (FS and BH) and stick (FS)
Type (5)
Welding procedures allow for internal counter-welding (double prep weld) wherever possible
Type (6)
Booms and sticks are stress-relieved after welding
Type (7)
Booms and sticks are torsion-resistant, welded box design of high-tensile steel with massive steel castings at pivot areas
All buckets (FS and BH) are equipped with a wear package consisting of: (2)
- Wing shrouds on side walls - Heel shrouds at bottom edges
Type (8)
Special wear packages for highly abrasive materials on request

Retractable Service Station

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

Diesel Engines

2 × 150 A
Maximum Altitude - Without Deration - At 20° C (68° F) Above Sea Level
Number of Cylinders - Each Engine
Total Rated Net Power - ISO 3046/1
2240 kW 1,800 min-1 (3,000 hp 1,800 min-1)
Turbocharged and charge air-cooled
Components (1)
Additional high-capacity water separator
Components (2)
Two-stage fuel filter including water separator
Components (3)
Heavy-duty air filters
Components (4)
Microprocessed engine management
Components (5)
Hydraulically driven radiator fan with electronically controlled fan speed
U.S. EPA flex
Fuel Tank Capacity
3435gal (US)
2 × Cat 3512C (Tier 2)
Total Rated Gross Power - SAE J1995
2240 kW 1,800 min-1 (3,000 hp 1,800 min-1)
Total Rated Net Power - SAE J1349
2240 kW 1,800 min-1 (3,000 hp 1,800 min-1)

Automatic Lubrication System

Capacity - Grease Container
264gal (US)
Type (2)
System failures displayed by Board Control System
Type (5)
Connected to main lube system are: - raceways of swing roller bearing - 2 greasing pinions for the internal gearing of swing ring
Type (1)
Dual-circuit system with hydraulically driven heavy-duty pumps and electronic time relay control to adjust the pause/lube times
Type (3)
Grease filters (200 ?m) between service station and container as well as directly behind grease pump
Type (4)
Connected to main lube system are: - pivot points of attachment, bucket and cylinders - bottom rollers of undercarriage


Bottom Rollers - Each Side
Components (1)
All running surfaces of sprockets, idlers, rollers & pad links, as well as teeth contact areas of sprocket & pad links, are hardened
Components (5)
Fully hydraulic, self-adjusting track tensioning system with membrane accumulator
Components (6)
Automatic hydraulic retarder valve to prevent over-speed on downhill travel
Components (2)
Acoustic travel alarm
Components (3)
Cast double-grouser combined pad links with bushings connected by hardened full floating pins
Components (4)
Bottom rollers are connected to the automatic lubrication system
Gradeability - Travel Drives - Maximum
Maximum Tractive Force
Parking Brakes
Wet multiple-disc brake, spring applied/hydraulically released
Support Rollers - Each Side
2 plus a skid plate in between
Track Pads - Each Side
Travel Drives - Each Side
1 planetary transmission with 2 two-stage axial piston motors
Travel Speed - 1st Stage - Maximum
Travel Speed - 2nd Stage - Maximum

Hydraulic System with Pump Managing System

Hydraulic Tank Capacity - AC Version - Approximately
1320gal (US)
Hydraulic Tank Capacity - Diesel Version - Approximately
1876gal (US)
Main Pumps - AC Version
4 × variable flow axial piston pumps
Main Pumps - Diesel Version
4 × swash plate double pumps
Main Pumps - Maximum Oil Flow - AC Version
4 × 933 L/min (4 × 246 gal/min)
Main Pumps - Maximum Oil Flow - Diesel Version
4 × 1300 L/min (4 × 343 gal/min)
Maximum Pressure - Attachment
Maximum Pressure - Swing Pumps
Maximum Pressure - Travel
Swing Pumps - AC Version
3 × reversible swash plate pumps
Swing Pumps - Diesel Version
4 × reversible swash plate pumps
Swing Pumps - Maximum Oil Flow - AC Version
3 × 491 L/min (3 × 131 gal/min)
Swing Pumps - Maximum Oil Flow - Diesel Version
4 × 352 L/min (4 × 93 gal/min)
Total Volume of Hydraulic Oil - AC Version - Approximately
2483gal (US)
Total Volume of Hydraulic Oil - Diesel Version - Approximately
1930gal (US)


Bucket Capacity - Backhoe (heaped 1:1)
Bucket Capacity - Front Shovel (heaped 2:1)

Standard Equipment:

Optional Equipment:

    • Custom paint
    • Hydraulic service crane on superstructure with auxiliary engine
    • Oil change interval extension for engine oil up to 500 hours
    • Two round containers for two standard 200 L (53 gal) barrels (instead of 1000 L (264 gal) grease container)
    • Filling of round containers via service station
    • Various cold-weather options
    • Dual (redundancy) heating ventilating and air conditioning system
    • Cab heating
    • Camera monitoring system
    • Track pad width 1600 mm (5 ft 3 in) or 1800 mm (5 ft 11 in)
    • Cover plate under carbody (belly plate)
    • Additional optional equipment available on request.