583T Standard Equipment

  • Alarm, Back up
  • Alternator, 95-amp
  • Batteries, 4, maintenance free
  • Converter, 12V, 10 amp with 1 outlet
  • Diagnostic connector (starting and charging system)
  • Horn, forward warning
  • Lights, halogen, 2 front - 2 rear
  • Starting receptacle

  • Armrest, adjustable
  • Deactivation switch, hydraulic controls
  • Pedal, Decelerator
  • Pedal, Dual brake
  • Horn
  • Hour meter
  • Monitoring System, electronic warning
  • Gauge package:
  • Governor switch, electronic
  • Key start, single
  • Seat, vinyl suspension
  • Seat belt, retractable
  • Service indicator, air cleaner
  • Steering system, differential
  • Storage compartment

  • Block and Hook, Heavy duty with roller bearings
  • Boom, 7.3 m (24 ft)
  • Counter weight, extendible segmented 9036 kg (19,920 lb)
  • Drawworks, hydraulically actuated and controlled
  • Hook with latch

  • Advanced Modular Cooling System (AMOCS)
  • Aftercooler, air to air (ATAAC)
  • Engine, C15 with ACERT™ Technology
  • Coolant, extended life with protection to -37° C (-34° F)
  • Filter, air with electronic service indicator
  • Electric starting, 24 volt direct
  • Fan, hydraulically driven (suction)
  • Final drives, four planet, double-reduction planetary
  • Fuel priming pump, electric
  • Muffler
  • Parking brake, electronic
  • Precleaner with dust ejector
  • Prescreener
  • Ether starting aid
  • Torque divider
  • Transmission, electronically-controlled powershift, 3F/3R
  • Transmission control module, electronic
  • Turbocharger, wastegate
  • Water separator

  • Carrier roller
  • Undercarriage, non-suspended with 9-roller, tubular track roller frame
  • Lifetime Lubricated rollers and idlers
  • Sprocket, segmented
  • Track:

  • Bumper, front with towing device
  • Drawbar, rigid
  • Ecology drains
  • Diagnostic pressure taps
  • Guards:
  • Hydraulics, pilot operated, pipelayer system
  • Parts book, CD rom
  • Oil cooler, hydraulic
  • Product link ready
  • S•O•SSM sampling ports
  • Steering, electronically controlled power differential
  • Vandalism protection for fluid compartments
  • Enclosure, Perforated engine door
  • Hood, Perforated

583T Optional Equipment

  • Alternator, 150 amp
  • Batteries, heavy duty

  • Air conditioning
  • Cab (includes)
  • Dual pane cab windows

  • Boom, 8.5 m (28 ft) and cables
  • Protection pads, boom and load

  • Enclosures, arctic engine
  • Fan, auto reversible
  • Fast Fuel System
  • Heater, engine coolant, 120 volt
  • Heater, diesel fuel
  • Hood, solid
  • Starting, low temperature
  • Oil change system, quick
  • Prelube, engine, automatic
  • Coolant, Extended life -50° C (-58° F)

  • Tracks, pair, Sealed and Lubricated:

  • Cold weather arrangement
  • Guards:
  • Vandalism Protection
  • Tool kit (dealer installed)
  • ROPS, roll over protection system
  • Product link, PL300
  • Drawbar, heavy duty
  • Parts Book, paper


The 583T Pipelayer offers outstanding productivity.


Engine Model C15 C15 Less
Flywheel Power 310.0 hp 231.0 kW Less
Net Power - ISO 9249 310.0 hp 231.0 kW Less


Operating Weight 100000.0 lb 45359.0 kg Less

Pipelaying Equipment

Lift Capacity 140000.0 lb 63504.0 kg Less


Length 17.67 ft 5385.0 mm Less
Shipping Height 12.25 ft 3728.0 mm Less
Shipping Width 11.8 ft 3598.0 mm Less


Caterpillar pipelayer system includes winch, boom, hook, counterweight and frame.


Engineered to provide durability and the solid support necessary for maximum production and service life in the most demanding conditions.

Operator Station

Excellent operator visibility with ergonomically designed operator station for maximum comfort and productivity.

Optional Enclosed Cab

Caterpillar® offers an optional enclosed cab to maximize operator comfort in any climate.

Power Train

The rugged, easy-to-service Cat C15 engine with ACERT™ Technology has a high torque rise and meets worldwide emissions regulations.

Drive Train

The drive train provides maximum efficiency in combination with the C15 engine with ACERT™ Technology.


The Caterpillar elevated sprocket undercarriage is designed for optimized machine balance and best possible performance and extended component life.

Serviceability and Customer Support

World-class product support. The most serviceable machines from the most committed dealers. The Cat Dealer network trained experts keep your fleet up and running, maximizing your equipment investments. Caterpillar. The difference counts.™

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