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 lb-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 lb-ft. 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.