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Introducing the CATERPILLAR M318 wheel excavator, available for rental or hire, offering exceptional power and versatility for your construction and excavation projects. With a substantial 18-ton capacity, this wheel excavator is designed to handle heavy-duty tasks with ease. The 1-meter cube bucket capacity ensures efficient material handling and excavation operations, reducing cycle times. The wheel design provides enhanced mobility and maneuverability on various terrains. Trust in CATERPILLAR’s renowned durability and advanced features to deliver optimal performance and productivity. Experience the strength and efficiency of the CATERPILLAR M318 wheel excavator for your rental or hire requirements.

  • 18 TONS


  • 1m³


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The Caterpillar M318 wheel excavator is a powerful and reliable machine designed for heavy-duty excavation and material handling operations. With an operating weight of 18 tons, this wheel excavator offers exceptional stability and strength to tackle demanding construction and industrial projects.

Equipped with a high-performance engine and advanced hydraulic system, the M318 delivers impressive digging power and precise control. Its wheeled design allows for enhanced mobility and maneuverability, making it suitable for a variety of job sites.

Featuring a generous bucket capacity of 1 cubic meter, this wheel excavator excels in large-scale digging and loading tasks. It provides ample capacity to handle substantial amounts of material efficiently, reducing cycle times and maximizing productivity.

The Caterpillar M318 wheel excavator offers a comfortable and ergonomic operator cabin, ensuring a productive working environment. The intuitive controls and advanced technology enable operators to handle the machine with precision and ease, enhancing efficiency and reducing operator fatigue.

Furthermore, the M318 may be equipped with additional features and attachments to further enhance its versatility and performance. These may include auxiliary hydraulic lines for a wide range of attachments, such as grapples or hydraulic hammers, allowing the machine to adapt to various job requirements.

In summary, the Caterpillar M318 wheel excavator is a durable and efficient machine that combines power, stability, and mobility. With its 18-ton operating weight and 1 cubic meter bucket capacity, it is well-suited for heavy-duty excavation and material handling tasks in construction, mining, and other demanding industries.

Weight17.93 t
Standard tyres10.00-20
Bucket capacity0.91 m³
Outrigger stabilisers2 2/4-fold
Transport length8.45 m
Transport width2.55 m
Transport height3.32 m
Max. Reach horizontal8.73 m
Dredging depth5.39 m
Tear-out force114 kN
Bucket width1.2 m
Turning radius outside6.4 m
Travel speed35 km/h
Engine manuf.Caterpillar
Engine typeC7.1 Acert
Engine power126 kW
Displacement7.01 l
Revolutions at max torque1380 rpm
Max. torque783 Nm
No. of cylinders6
Cylinder bore x stroke105x135 mm
Emission levelStage IV

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Basic model incl. ROPS cabin, FOPS, standard boom and standard bucket

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