• 330 Hydraulic Excavator

     ENGINE          POWER - NET               OPERATING WEIGHT 
    Cat® C7.1       273 hp / 204 kW            68,100 lb. / 30 900 kg

    The Cat 330 Hydraulic Excavator raises the bar for performance and fuel efficiency in this size class. With the industry’s highest level of standard factory technology, a new cab focused on operator comfort and productivity, plus lower fuel and maintenance costs, the 330 will set a new pace for productivity and profit in your operation.

    With larger hydraulic pumps, a new electro-hydraulic system, and increased bucket capacity, this machine delivers more work per unit of fuel.  Fewer maintenance items paired with extended and more synchronized maintenance intervals increases uptime and reduces costs.  Offering the industry’s highest level of standard factory-equipped technology, including Cat Grade with 2D, Grade with Assist and Payload.

    Features & Information


    Increase Your Performance and Productivity.
    The Cat C7.1 engine can run on biodiesel up to B20 and meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final and EU Stage IV emission standards with an after-treatment system that requires no maintenance or downtime.  With larger hydraulic pumps, an electro-hydraulic system, and increased bucket capacity, the Catt 330 delivers more work per unit of fuel.  Lift more with up to 9% improved lift capacity and increased bucket size.

    Do More at A Lower Cost.
    With synchronized and extended maintenance intervals, you get more done at a lower cost compared to the 330F. Consolidated filter locations make service faster. Hydraulic, air, and fuel tank filters have increased capacity and longer life. High-efficiency electric cooling fans only run when needed and reverse to keep cores free from debris.  Access to the operation and maintenance manual is easy through the in-cab monitor.  

    Pipeline Construction Ready.
    Make working on slopes easier with 5% improved swing torque over the 330F excavator.  Smart mode will automatically match engine and hydraulic power to digging conditions.  Extreme temperatures will not stop you from working with a standard high-ambient temperature capability of 52º C (125º F) with de-rate and cold start capability of -18º C (0º F).  The Cat 330 is available with a super long reach boom and stick.


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