Underground Loaders

Underground Loaders

Caterpillar offers a range of underground mining loaders to match mineral conditions and maximize productivity. A range of size options and configurations, including Ejector Bucket options, are available to suit your specific needs.

Designed for maximum strength and durability in the most demanding underground mining applications, Cat® underground mining loaders deliver the power and control to keep material moving. The Cat power shift transmission delivers smooth, responsive performance while setting new industry standards for comfort and efficiency. With less time spent on maintenance, Cat dealers have the time to keep underground mining equipment productive.

Our underground loaders have payload capacities ranging from 6.8 tonnes (7.5 tons) to 20 tonnes (22 tons). Buckets sizes ranging from 2.4 m3 (3.1 yd4) to 11.6 m3 (15.2 yd3) based on machine and application.

Key features

  • Powerful hydraulics deliver excellent digging and lifting forces. High volume pumps and large cylinders provide fast cycle times.
  • Pilot-operated joysticks provide low effort operation and smooth control.
  • Heavy duty frames absorb twisting, impact and high loading forces. Z-bar linkage generates powerful breakout force and optimal loading angle.
  • Buckets are designed for optimal load ability and structural durability.
  • Operator station controls and gauges are within easy reach for optimum efficiency and superior control all shift long.

NOTE: Models subject to regional availability. Please check with your local dealer for more information.