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Pipelayers

PL87 Pipelayer

Engine Model

93.0 hp

Cat C15

Flywheel Power

319 HP

Lift Capacity

216,000 lb

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PL87 Pipelayer

Engine Model

93.0 hp

Cat C15

Flywheel Power

319 HP

Lift Capacity

216,000 lb

Specifications

Cat Pipelayers have been the standard of the pipeline industry for decades. A worldwide network of Cat dealers, in tune with the special high production needs of pipeliners, supports these durable and dependable machines. Cat Pipelayers are purpose-built to meet the unique demands of pipeline customers. And like every Cat machine, Pipelayers are designed for long life, serviceability and rebuild capability to help keep owning and operating costs low. The PL87 answers customer needs for increased lift capacity, enhanced slope capability, ease of operation, performance and transportability.

      • Engine Model

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Cat C15

        Flywheel Power

        319 HP

        238 kW

        Tier 4 Final/Stage IV: Net Power (Rated**) - ISO 9249/SAE J1349

        319 HP

        238 kW

        Tier 4 Final/Stage IV: Net Power (Rated**) - ISO 9249/SAE J1349 (DIN)

        323 HP

        238 HP

        Tier 3/Stage IIIA Equivalent: Net Power (Rated****) - ISO 9249/SAE J1349

        329 HP

        245 kW

        Tier 3/Stage IIIA Equivalent: Net Power (Rated****) - ISO 9249/SAE J1349 (DIN)

        333 HP

        245 kW

        Note (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        **Rated speed 1,900 rpm

        Note (4)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        ****Rated speed 1,850 rpm

      • Lift Capacity

        216,000 lb

        97,976 kg

      • Operating Weight

        121,795 lb

        55,246 kg

        Shipping Weight

        90,600 lb

        41,095.5 kg

      • Standard Boom

        3,148 lb

        1,431 kg

        Extended Boom

        3,458 lb

        1,572 kg

        Removable Counterweight (14 plates) Single Plate

        1,711 lb

        776 kg

        Total Removable Counterweight*

        23,950 lb

        10,864 kg

        Note

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        *Calculated with extended boom

      • Track Gauge

        8.3 ft

        2.54 m

        Length - Track on Ground

        12.2 ft

        3,715 mm

        Ground Contact Area

        9,920.1 in²

        6.4

        Width - Standard Shoes

        34 in

        864 mm

      • Width - Tractor - Standard Shoes

        12.7 ft

        3.86 m

        Width - Tractor - Counterweight Extended

        20.8 ft

        6.34 m

        Width - Tractor - Counterweight Retracted

        14.2 ft

        4.32 m

        Width - Tractor - Counterweight/Boom Removed

        13.3 ft

        4.06 m

        Track Gauge

        8.3 ft

        2.54 m

        Length - Track on Ground

        12.2 ft

        3.72 m

        Machine Height - Top of Counterweight

        11.2 ft

        3.4 m

        Height - Machine - Cab and ROPS

        11.6 ft

        3.53 m

        Boom Height (at SAE 1.22 m [4 ft] Overhang) 7.31 m (24 ft) Boom

        26.3 ft

        8.02 m

        Boom Height (at SAE 1.22 m [4 ft] Overhang) 8.53 m (28 ft) Boom

        30.3 ft

        9.25 m

      • Air Conditioning

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 2.5 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 3.575 metric tonnes.

      • NOTE

      • ELECTRICAL

        • Alarm, backup

        • Batteries, four maintenance free heavy duty

        • Boom and counterweight limit switch

        • Converter, 12V, 10 amp with one outlet

        • Horn, forward warning

        • Lights, two front, two rear

        • Machine diagnostic connector

        • Machine disconnect switch

        • Starting receptacle

      • OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT

        • Rear Vision Camera

        • Advisor operator interface: Electronic monitoring system, Diagnostic service information, Operator preferences

        • Armrest, adjustable

        • Deactivation switch, hydraulic controls

        • Decelerator pedal

        • Differential steering control, with touch shift

        • Dual brake pedal

        • Heater and ventilation

        • ROPS

        • Seat belt, retractable

        • Storage compartment

      • PIPELAYING EQUIPMENT

        • Block and hook with latch

        • Counterweights, extendible segmented

        • Winches, hydraulic actuated and electronically controlled

      • POWER TRAIN

        • 24V electric start

        • Aftercooler, air-to-air (ATAAC)

        • Cat C15 diesel engine: Electronic Unit Injection (EUI) Aftertreatment Meets Tier 4 Final/Stage IV or Tier 3/Stage IIIA equivalent emission standards, depending on region of sale

        • Coolant, extended life with protection to -37 °C (-34 °F)

        • Filter, air with electronic service indicator

        • Final drives: Four double reduction planetary

        • Fuel priming pump, electric

        • High performance single plane cooling system

        • Parking brake, electronic

        • Precleaner, strata-tube dust ejector

        • Prescreener

        • Starting aid, ether

        • Torque divider

        • Transmission, electronically controlled 3-speed Powershift

        • Turbocharger, wastegate

        • Water separator

        • Zero speed hydraulic fan, reversing and hydraulically driven, electronically controlled

      • UNDERCARRIAGE

        • Carrier roller

        • Hydraulic track adjusters

        • Master links, two piece

        • Medium service grouser 760 mm (30 in): Sealed and lubricated track (48 section)

        • Non-suspended undercarriage

        • Rollers and idlers, lifetime lubricated

        • Sprocket rim segments, replaceable

        • Track guiding guards

        • Track roller frames

      • OTHER STANDARD EQUIPMENT

        • Bottom guards, hinged

        • Bumper, front with towing device

        • Drawbar, heavy duty

        • Ecology drains: Engine oil, Coolant, Hydraulic oil, Torque converter, Fuel tank, Power train case and transmission

        • Enclosures, perforated engine

        • Guard, hinged radiator

        • Hood, perforated

        • Hydraulic system, electronically activated for hook, boom and counterweight control

        • Hydraulics, independent steering and work tool pumps

        • Oil cooler, hydraulic

        • Product Link ready

        • S-O-S sampling ports

        • Steering, electronically controlled power differential

        • Vandalism protection for fluid compartments

      • NOTE

      • OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT

        • Cab with air conditioning, heat and 150 amp alternator

        • OROPS with heat and 150 amp alternator

        • Cloth air seat

        • Deluxe seat

        • Vinyl seat

        • Heated seat

      • UNDERCARRIAGE

        • Arctic rollers

        • Standard rollers

      • TECHNOLOGY PRODUCTS

      • PIPELAYING EQUIPMENT

        • Boom and cables 7.3 m (24 ft)

        • Boom and cables 7.3 m (24 ft) extended

        • Boom and cables 8.53 m (28 ft)

        • Boom and cables 8.53 m (28 ft) extended

      • OTHER OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT

        • CE Certification

        • ROPS

      WHY CHOOSE EMPIRE

      • Every purchase backed by a full menu of service and support offerings

      • Flexible financing options designed to fit your budget

      • Commitment to providing expert training to maximize operations

      • Value Agreements to ensure proper maintenance and performance