Cat upgrades 815 soil compactor

By Leila Steed12 April 2021

Caterpillar has upgraded its Cat 815 Soil Compactor with a Stage V/Tier 4 diesel engine and new technology designed to lower the total cost of ownership (TCO).

The new Cat 815 is now fitted with a Cat C7.1 engine for lower fuel consumption and an automatic engine and electric system shutdown that reduces “unnecessary idling”.

Designed for large earthworks projects, the 815 also offers 9% lower maintenance costs than its predecessor model of the same name, thanks to its new overall design that includes the repositioning of servicing groupings...Sign in to continue reading.

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