Cat® C18 Diesel Engine

On construction sites and mining operations, in agriculture and forestry, and in a wide range of industries, Cat® C18 Industrial Diesel Engines deliver the power, performance and durability to take on the biggest challenges. More importantly, they’re backed by the world-class Cat dealer network ready to service and support every Cat® industrial engine. Industries and applications powered by C18 engines include: Agriculture, Ag Tractors, Aircraft Ground Support, Bore/Drill Rigs, Chippers/Grinders, Compactors/Rollers, Compressors, Construction, Cranes, Dredgers, Forestry, General Industrial, Hydraulic Power Units, Irrigation Equipment, Material Handling, Mining, Mobile Earthmoving Equipment, Paving Equipment, Pumps, Shovels/Draglines, Surface Hauling Equipment and Trenchers. This information about Emissions describes the particular rating’s emissions technology. For more information about emissions certification, please contact your local Cat dealer.

Power Rating

Maximum Power 800HP
Maximum Torque 2736lb-ft @ 1300 rpm
Rated Speed 1800-2000
Minimum Power 575HP

Emission Standards

Emissions EU Stage V

General

Engine Configuration In-Line 6
Bore 5.7in
Stroke 7.2in
Displacement 1104.5in³
Compression Ratio 16.0:1
Aspiration Turbocharged-Aftercooled (TA) or Series Turbocharged Aftercooled (TTA)
Combustion System Direct Injection
Rotation from Flywheel End Counterclockwise
Aftertreatment DOC or DOC+DPF+SCR

Engine Dimensions - Approximate

Length 56.6in
Width 44.6in
Height 53.4in
Weight - Net Dry - Basic Operating Engine Without Optional Attachments 3785lb

Aftertreatment Dimensions

Length 45.4in
Width 43.8in
Height 25.7in
Diameter 14in
Weight 600lb

PETU Dimensions - Tier 4 Final Only

Length 33.6in
Width 11.3in
Height 21.7in
Weight 42.8lb
Volume Capacity 51.1qt (US)

Standard Equipment

  • Air Inlet System
    • Turbocharged
    • Air-to-Air Aftercooled
    • Mid-mount turbocharged system with front and rear exhaust configurations (Tier 4 Final, Stage V)
  • Control System
    • Electronic control system
    • Over-foam wiring harness
    • Automatic altitude compensation
    • Power compensated for fuel temperature
    • Remote fan control
    • Configurable software features
    • Engine monitoring system SAE J1939 broadcast and control
    • Integrated Electronic Control Unit (ECU)
  • Cooling System
    • Thermostats and housing, vertical outlet
    • Centrifugal water pump
    • Guidance on cooling system design available through your dealer to ensure equipment reliability
  • Flywheels And Flywheel Housing
    • Choice of SAE No. 0 or SAE No. 1 flywheel housing
    • Available SAE No. 1 power take off with optional SAE A, SAE B or SAE C power take off drives. Engine power can also be taken from the front of the engine with optional attachments. (Tier 4 Final, Stage V).
  • Fuel System
    • MEUI injection
    • Primary fuel filter
    • Secondary fuel filters
    • Fuel transfer pump
    • Electronic fuel priming
  • Lube System
    • Open crankcase ventilation system
    • Oil cooler
    • Oil filler
    • Lube oil filter
    • Oil dipstick
    • Gear driven oil pump
    • Choice of front, rear or center sumps
    • Open crankcase ventilation system with fumes disposal (optional OCV filter system) (Tier 4 Final, Stage V)
  • Power Take Off (pto)
    • SAE A, SAE B or SAE C power take off (PTO) drives. Engine power can also be taken from the front of the engine on some applications.
  • General
    • Paint: Caterpillar yellow, with optional colors available at request
  • U.s. Epa Tier 4 Final, Eu Stage V Aftertreatment/ Clean Emissions Control Equipment
    • Aftertreatment information applies to ratings from 429-522 bkW (575-700 bhp)
    • Cat Regeneration System
    • Clean Emissions Module (CEM), consisting of Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) and Diesel Oxidation Catalyst (DOC)
    • Aftertreatment Electronic Control Unit (ECU)
    • NOx Reduction System (NRS)
    • Pump Electronic Control Unit (PETU)
    • Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR)
    • Available in 12V or 24V systems

Optional Equipment