Cat D8 Dozer

Cat C15       354 hp / 264 kW      88,698 lb. / 40 233 kg


The CAT D8 is the right choice when your business demands a step up in performance. A Caterpillar designed, fully automatic 4-speed transmission is at the heart of performance improvements that take you to a whole new level of productivity and efficiency.

As your partner, PLM can help you plan for a successful project by answering any questions you might have, make recommendations specific to your pipeline project and help you streamline the process.  Contact us today or speak with your Account Manager to get started.

Features & Information

  • d8-8Move Up to 18% More Material Per Hour. Fully automatic transmission, added power and steering performance team up for a new level of productivity. Larger blade capacity gets the job done in fewer passes.
  • Burn Zero Additional Fuel. Move more material without burning more fuel in most applications. Use up to 11% less fuel in lighter applications.
  • Move More. Spend Less. Grade technologies help you work more precisely for faster results, less rework. Blade and undercarriage options help you take on the harshest conditions at a lower overall cost.
  • More Productivity, Less Effort. Get optimal performance and fuel efficiency with less operator effort. Just set the desired ground speed and the transmission optimizes the dozer based on the demands of the job. No need for operator to upshift/downshift.
  • Control Close at Hand. All speed and turning input is packaged in a single hand control for easy operation. A dented thumbwheel puts on-the-fly ground speed changes at your fingertips – one bump for small increments, roll all the way forward/back for large increments.
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In addition to a complete line of Caterpillar pipelayers, sidebooms, track-type tractors (dozers)excavators and motor graders, PLM is the exclusive distributor of Vanguard Continuously Powered Welding tractors, Wet Decks (hydraulic conversion kits for Caterpillar pipelayers) and Combo tractors (pipelayer attachments on D6 Caterpillar tractors). For more information, please contact your PLM account manager or click here to contact us.