The new Cat 6015B Hydraulic Shovel meets your need to move more material at a lower cost, so you can achieve production targets, deliver on your commitments, meet deadlines – and maximize your profitability. Load more, make more.
The Most Powerful Engine in Its Class, Translating to Faster Cycle Times, and Greater Productivity
Offering 606 kW (813 hp) of rated power via its single C27 engine, the 6015B is capable of providing class-leading cycle times and…
Greater Profit Potential Via Optimized Match with Cat Off-Highway Trucks
Standard equipped with a large, 8.1 m3 (10.6 yd3) bucket, the 6015B is designed to optimally pass popular Cat 773, 775, and 777 tr…
Cat Buckets Increase Productivity
Cat buckets are designed to match your Cat 6015B mining shovel, providing optimum payload and machine efficiency while protecting…
Proven and Reliable Design, Even in the Toughest of Applications
A modified version of the Cat HEX cab, the 6015B cab has literally logged hundreds of thousands of hours digging in tough applicat…
Tracks Designed for High-Impact and High-Travel Applications, Like Mining and Heavy Construction
Cat exclusive Positive Pin Retention (PPR) Sealed and Greased Track design resists pin walking and link cracking for reliable seal…
- Resists end-play generation and link movement on the pin.
- Tightly controls seal motion for long internal pin/bushing wear life.
- Resists fatigue and crack formation with redesigned, stronger track links.
Large and Robust Structures Designed and Fabricated to Withstand Your Toughest Digging Conditions
To extend service life and ensure that your 6015B keeps producing, our structures are designed for durability and dependability. E…
- Manufactured from high-strength steel for durability.
- Full penetration, profiled and ground welds at critical junctures.
- MT, UT, and X-ray inspections on select welds ensure quality.
Leading Fuel Efficiency Via Cat Exclusive Power Management Technologies
Proprietary Cat integrated engine control technologies keep the engine running at or near the rated speed to maintain an optimized…
- Estimates fuel requirements, based on engine speed and torque, and needed machine torque, based on hydraulic load (pumps and fan). This technology ensures faster and more consistent engine regulation by preventing lug, which, in turn, reduces fuel consumption.
- Reduces hydraulic pump output to prevent engine lug, based on available engine torque, desired engine speed, actual engine speed, and estimated hydraulic load. This technology provides power to the machine functions that need it to move material quickly and efficiently.
Greater Efficiency Via Energy Recovery
Kinetic energy captured during the swing motion is fed back into the system during deceleration, providing more power to drive the…
Fuel Savings as a Result of Best-In-Class Energy Efficiency
More efficient hydraulic pump utilization, reduced energy losses, and increased fuel savings are realized with our innovative, aut…
- Additional fuel savings resulting from boom float feature, which regenerates boom oil for reduced engine demand and improved energy efficiency.
Sharing your commitment to safety, and driven by our commitment to Zero Harm, we work tirelessly to design the safest machines pos…
Helping You Enhance Safety and Productivity Through Technology
Aimed at enhancing the productivity and profitability of your 6015B hydraulic shovel, we currently offer optional Cat MineStar™, P…
Tier 4 Final Engine Option for Operation in North America
The C27 engine on the 6015B hydraulic shovel meets Tier 4 Final emission standards and can be counted on to work productively and…
Meeting the needs of today without compromising the needs of tomorrow is the goal for all Cat machinery. The commitment to helping…
Parts Available When You Want Them
Receiving 6015B parts from your local Cat Dealer is streamlined through the optimized use of Cat components, integrated part numbe…
Designed for safe, easy serviceability and component accessibility, for greater uptime and increased productivity.
- 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
- Copper Mesabi or aluminum bar plate engine cooling packages
- LED working lights
- Powered access stairway
- Camera system
- Windshield guard (FOGS)
- Product Link
- 3.4 m (11 ft 2 in) or 4.1 (13 ft 5 in) stick
- Additional buckets available, based on application, through your local Cat dealer
Engine Output - SAE J1995 813 HP Bucket Payload 16.1 ton (US) 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 - SAE J1995 813 HP Net Power - SAE J1349 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 - Without Deration - Above Sea Level 10000 ft Net Power - SAE J1349 556 kW (746 hp 1,800 min-1) Gross Power - SAE J1995 606 kW (813 hp 1,800 min-1)
Engine - Equivalent to U.S. EPA Tier 2
Engine Model Cat® C27 Gross Power - SAE J1995 813 HP Net Power - SAE J1349 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 - Without Deration - Above Sea Level 14500 ft Net Power - SAE J1349 556 kW (746 hp 1,800 min-1) Gross Power - SAE J1995 606 kW (813 hp 1,800 min-1)
Emissions U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final, Tier 2 Equivalent or Tier 1 Equivalent Gross Power - SAE J1995 813 HP Net Power - SAE J1349 746 HP Engine Model Cat® C27
Operating Weights - Backhoe
Operating Weight 154 ton (US)
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 308650 lb
Standard 28 in Wide 36 in Extra Wide 39 in Number of Shoes - Each Side 46 Number of Track Rollers - Each Side 9 Number of Carrier Rollers - Each Side 3 Track Pads Double grouser
Travel Speed - Two Stages - 1st Stage - Maximum 1.4 mile/h Travel Speed - Two Stages - 2nd Stage - Maximum 2.1 mile/h Maximum Drawbar Pull - Forward 192886 lbf Maximum Drawbar Pull - Reverse 220987 lbf Gradeability - Travel Drives 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 - Including Tank 463 gal (US) Hydraulic Tank 253 gal (US) Grease Tank 18 gal (US)
System Voltage 24V Batteries 4 × 200Ah (12V each) Alternator Rating 150A (24V) Components (1) Emergency stop in cabin, engine module, pump room and on service station accessible from ground level Components (2) All around lighting Components (4) Five (5) lights for front Components (9) One (1) beacon light on cabin roof Components (8) One (1) light for machine deck/service Components (6) One (1) light for right side Components (3) Four (4) lights on attachment Components (5) Two (2) lights for left side Components (7) Two (2) lights for rear end
Main Pumps - Maximum Pressure - Travel 4641 psi Main Pumps - Maximum Pressure - Attachment 4641 psi Main Pumps - Maximum Total Oil Flow 407 gal/min Main Pumps 3 × variable swash plate pumps Swing Pump - Maximum Flow - Swing 127 gal/min Swing Pump 1 × variable swash plate pump Swing Pump - Maximum Pressure - Swing 5294 psi Pilot Pump - Maximum Pressure, Pilot 1378 psi Pilot Pump 1 × gear pump Pilot Pump - Maximum Flow, Pilot 40.4 gal/min Engine Fan Pump - Maximum Pressure, Engine Fan 3191 psi Engine Fan Pump 1 × variable swash plate pump Engine Fan Pump - Maximum Flow, Engine Fan 53.1 gal/min Hydraulic Fan Pump - Maximum Flow, Hydraulic Fan 22.7 gal/min Hydraulic Fan Pump 1 × variable swash plate pump Hydraulic Fan Pump - Maximum Pressure, Hydraulic Fan 1958 psi Hydraulic Oil Cooling - Diameter of Fan 40 in Hydraulic Oil Cooling - Maximum Flow 284 gal/min Filters (1) Full-flow high-pressure filters (200 μm) for main pumps Filters (2) Full-flow filters (20 μm) for complete return circuit Filters (3) Pressure filters (16 μm) for servo circuit Filters (5) Swing charge filter (15 μm) Filters (6) Pump case return screens (125 μm) Filters (4) Full-flow filters (6 μm) for engine cooling return circuit
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 (1) Closed-loop swing circuit with speed control Features (2) Hydraulic braking of swing motion when control is returned to neutral position or by counteracting control for stronger braking Features (3) 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 (1) Emergency stop Equipped With (2) Quick couplings for: – Diesel fuel – Grease
Travel Speed - Two Stages - 1st Stage - Maximum 1.3 mile/h Travel Speed - Two Stages - 2nd Stage - Maximum 2.1 mile/h Maximum Drawbar Pull - Forward 192886 lbf Maximum Drawbar Pull - Reverse 220987 lbf Gradeability - Travel Drives Approximately 42% Hydraulic Track Tensioning With accumulator Number of Shoes - Each Side 46 Number of Track Rollers - Each Side 9 Number of Carrier Rollers - Each Side 3 Components (2) Chain links connected by hardened pins and bushings Components (5) Fully hydraulic self-adjusting track tensioning system with accumulator Components (7) Audible travel alarm Components (3) Cat D11 Track-Type Tractor links Components (6) Automatic hydraulic retarder valve to prevent overspeed on downhill travel Components (1) Forged double-grouser track pads Components (4) All running surfaces of sprockets, idlers, rollers and track chain links hardened
Components (7) Beverage holder Components (4) Glass-breaking safety hammer Components (19) Laminated glass front upper window and tempered other windows Components (14) Adjustable armrest Components (9) AM/FM radio Components (17) Travel control pedals with removable hand levers Components (15) Height-adjustable joystick consoles Components (10) Radio with MP3 auxiliary audio port Components (16) Neutral lever (lock out) for all controls Components (1) Pressurized operator station with positive filtration Components (2) Mirror package Components (11) Two stereo speakers Components (12) Storage shelf suitable for lunch or toolbox Components (8) Literature holder Components (18) Two power outlets, 10 amp (total) Components (6) Coat hook Components (5) Removable lower windshield with in cab storage bracket Components (13) Color LCD display with warning, filter/fluid change, and working hour information Components (3) Sliding upper door window (left-hand cab door)
Automatic Lubrication System
Capacity - Grease Barrel 18 gal (US) Type (2) Grease is automatically applied to all attachment pivot points (except bucket linkage) and slew bearing Type (3) Standard grease reel on machine for bucket linkage Type (1) Central bank lubrication system Type (4) Grease refill service point accessible from ground
Type (1) Boom and stick torsion-resistant with welded box design Type (2) High-tensile steel with solid steel castings at pivot areas Type (3) Boom and stick stress-relieved after welding Type (4) 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
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 - SAE 112600 lbf Stick Digging Force - SAE 98800 lbf Bucket Digging Force - ISO 131700 lbf Stick Digging Force - ISO 103000 lbf
Backhoe Attachment (BH) - Backhoe
Tooth System Cat C70 penetration tip with CapSure lock Capacity 1:1 10.6 yd³ Total Width 8.8 ft Number of Teeth 5 Weight - Including Standard Wear Package 16596 lb Maximum Material Density - Loose 3034 lb/yd³
Bucket Payload 16 ton (US) Operating Weight 154 ton (US)
Standard Bucket Capacity - Backhoe (Heaped 1:1) 10.6 yd³
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