The Cat 315F operates with a Cat C4.4 ACERT engine at 97 hp. The operating weight on the excavator is 37,794 lb. The swing torque is at 22,790 lbf-ft while the swing speed is at 11.5 rpm. It drives at a maximum travel speed of 3.4 mph, while the drawbar pull is at a maximum of 25,400 lbf. Maximum digging depth is 19.5 ft, reach at ground level is 28.5 ft and loading height is 23.58 ft. Maximum pressure for swing comes to 3,340 psi.