316E L Hydraulic Excavator

316E L Hydraulic Excavator

Quick, powerful and up to 8 percent more fuel efficient than its predecessor, the new 316E works productively and economically in many applications. It features a comfortable cab, a new operator-friendly monitor and improved service access—plus a lower emissions engine and high-efficiency hydraulics that deliver the power you need to reach your production and cost targets.

Engine Model
Cat® C4.4 ACERT™
Flywheel Power
116.0 hp
Operating Weight
38801.0 lb
Maximum Drawbar Pull
35115.0 lb

Engine

Engine Model
Cat® C4.4 ACERT™
Flywheel Power
116.0hp
Bore
4.1in
Stroke
5.0in
Displacement
269.0in3
Engine Net Power - ISO 9249 - Imperial
113null
Engine Net Power - ISO 9249 - Metric
116null
Engine Rated Power - ISO 9249 - Metric
116null
Power - ISO 14396
119null
Power - ISO 14396 - Imperial
119null
Engine Model
Cat® C4.4 ACERT™
Power - ISO 14396 - Metric
121null
Flywheel Power
116null
Bore
4.1in
Stroke
5in
Displacement
269in³

Weights

Operating Weight
38801.0lb
Maximum Operating Weight
41226.0lb
Minimum Operating Weight
37919lb
Operating Weight
38801lb
Maximum Operating Weight
41226lb

Drive

Maximum Drawbar Pull
35115.0lb
Gradeability
35°/70%
Maximum Travel Speed
3.2mph
Maximum Drawbar Pull
35115lb
Gradeability
35°/70%
Maximum Travel Speed
3.2mile/h

Swing Mechanism

Swing Torque
32969.0lb ft
Swing Speed
9.3RPM
Swing Torque
32969lb/ft
Swing Speed
9.3r/min

Hydraulic System

Maximum Pressure - Travel
5076.0psi
Maximum Pressure - Swing
3278.0psi
Pilot System - Maximum Flow
6.8gal/min
Pilot System - Maximum Pressure
598.0psi
Boom Cylinder - Bore
4.3in
Boom Cylinder - Stroke
47.0in
Stick Cylinder - Bore
4.7in
Stick Cylinder - Stroke
52.4in
Main System - Maximum Flow (Total)
79.3gal/min
Maximum Pressure - Equipment
5076.0psi
Swing System - Maximum Flow
39.6gal/min
Maximum Pressure - Travel
5076psi
Maximum Pressure - Swing
3278psi
Pilot System - Maximum Flow
6.8gal/min
Pilot System - Maximum Pressure
598psi
Boom Cylinder - Bore
4.3in
Boom Cylinder - Stroke
47in
Bucket Cylinder - Bore
4.3in
Stick Cylinder - Bore
4.7in
Bucket Cylinder - Stroke
40.9in
Stick Cylinder - Stroke
52.4in
Main System - Maximum Flow - Total
79.3gal/min
Maximum Pressure - Equipment
5076psi
Swing System - Maximum Flow
39.6gal/min

Service Refill Capacities

Cooling System
6.3gal
Swing Drive (each)
0.6gal
Final Drive (each)
1.3gal
Engine Oil (with filter)
3.6gal
Fuel Tank Capacity
76.6gal
Hydraulic Tank Oil
32.0gal
Cooling System
6.3gal (US)
Swing Drive - Each
0.6gal (US)
Final Drive - Each
1.3gal (US)
Engine Oil - With Filter
3.6gal (US)
Fuel Tank Capacity
76.6gal (US)
Hydraulic System Oil Capacity - Including Tank
50.2gal (US)
Hydraulic Tank Oil
32gal (US)

Standards

Brakes
ISO 10265 2008
Brakes
ISO 10265 2008
Cab/OPG
ISO 10262 1998
ROPS Cab
ISO 12117-2

Sound Performance

ISO 6396 - Operator Sound
71.0dB(A)
ISO 6395 - Spectator Sound
101dB(A)
Operator Sound - ISO 6396
71dB(A)

Track

Number of Carrier Rollers (each side)
2 pieces
Number of Shoes (each side)
44 pieces
Number of Track Rollers (each side)
7 pieces
Number of Carrier Rollers - Each Side
2 pieces
Number of Shoes - Each Side
44 pieces
Number of Track Rollers - Each Side
7 pieces

Standard Equipment:

  • Engine
    • C4.4 ACERT diesel engine EU Stage IIIB
    • Biodiesel capable
    • Meets European Union Stage IIIB emission standards
    • 2300 m altitude capability
    • Electric priming pump
    • Automatic engine speed control
    • Economy and high power modes
    • Two-speed travel
    • Side-by-side cooling system (tilt-up ATAAC, swing-out A/C condenser)
    • Radial seal air filter
    • Primary filter with water separator and water separator indicator
    • Standard battery, -18° C
    • Screen filter in fuel line
    • Secondary fuel filter
  • Hydraulic System
    • Regeneration circuit for boom and stick
    • Reverse swing dampening valve
    • Automatic swing parking brake
    • High-performance hydraulic return filter
    • Boom lowering and stick lowering check valves
  • Cab
    • Pressurized operator station with positive filtration
    • Mirror package
    • Sliding upper door window (left-hand cab door)
    • Glass-breaking safety hammer
    • Removable lower windshield with in cab storage bracket
    • Coat hook
    • Beverage holder
    • Literature holder
    • Two stereo speakers
    • Storage shelf suitable for lunch or toolbox
    • Color LCD display with warning, filter/fluid change, and working hour information
    • Adjustable armrest
    • Height adjustable joystick consoles
    • Neutral lever (lock out) for all controls
    • Travel control pedals with removable hand levers
    • Capability of installing two additional pedals
    • Two power outlets, 10 amp (total)
    • Laminated glass front window, 70/30 split (tempered glass for bottom front window)
    • Sunscreen
    • Seatbelt (50.8 mm)
    • Windshield wipers
  • Undercarriage
    • Grease Lubricated Track GLT2, resin seal
    • Towing eye on base frame
  • Counterweight
    • 2.8 mt
  • Electrical
    • 80 amp alternator
    • Circuit breaker
    • Capability to electrically connect a beacon
  • Lights
    • Working lights, cab mounted with time delay
    • Halogen boom lights (left and right)
    • Time delay function for boom light and cab light
    • Exterior lights integrated into storage box
  • Security
    • Cat one key security system
    • Door locks
    • Cap locks on fuel and hydraulic tanks
    • Lockable external tool/storage box
    • Signaling/warning horn
    • Secondary engine shutoff switch
    • Openable skylight for emergency exit
    • Guardrail and handrail
    • Rearview camera

Optional Equipment:

  • Engine
    • Electric refueling pump with auto shut off
    • Cold weather battery, -25° C
  • Hydraulic System
    • Quick drains, engine and hydraulic oil (QuickEvac)
    • Auxiliary hydraulics
    • Boom and stick High Pressure lines
    • Boom and stick Medium Pressure lines
    • Boom and stick Universal Quick Coupler lines
    • Cat Bio hydraulic oil
  • Cab
    • Seat, high-back air suspension with heater
    • Seat, high-back air suspension with heater and cooling
    • Seat, high-back mechanical suspension
    • Air pre-filter
    • Left foot switch
    • Windshield wiper, lower with washer
    • Rain protector
  • Undercarriage
    • 500 mm triple grouser shoes
    • 600 mm triple grouser shoes
    • 700 mm triple grouser shoes
    • Full-length track guiding guard
    • Center track guiding guard
    • Segmented (2 piece) track guiding guard
  • Front Linkage
    • Quick coupler
    • Bucket linkage, with lifting eye
    • Reach Boom (5.1 m): - 2.9 m stick - 2.6 m stick - 2.25 m stick
    • Variable Angle Boom: - 2.6 m stick - 2.25 m stick
  • Lights
    • HID lights, cab mounted with time delay
  • Security
    • FOGS, bolt-on
    • Travel alarm
  • Technology
    • Product Link
    • Cat Grade Control