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Weight: 22,500kg
Height: 3,078mm
Width: 3.080mm
Length: 4,455mm
Net power 129kW
Max digging depth 6,700mm
Max reach 9,780mm
Zero tail swing
Max travel speed 5.7km/h

Hire a Cat 325 Next Generation excavator

Hire a Cat 325 Next Generation excavator.  This 25t digger boasts fuel savings and performance improvements versus earlier models, all thanks to being supplied with the largest range of standard factory fit supportive technology ever.

Key Features of the Cat 325 Next Generation excavator

  • 4 Twin Turbo Tier 4 Final/ Stage V diesel engine
  • 700mm triple grouser tracks
  • Long undercarriage arrangement
  • 7m heavy-duty boom
  • 9m heavy-duty stick with B1 linkage
  • Compact radius
  • One-touch low idle
  • Automatic engine speed control
  • Three power modes- Power, Smart, and Eco mode to help manage fuel consumption
  • Automatic engine shutdown
  • Keyless push-button engine start with operator ID codes for added security
  • 360 camera
  • Cat Product Link
  • Cat GRADE with 2D
  • Cat Assist
  • Cat Payload
  • 2D E-fence
  • Lift Assist
  • LED work lights & 2 boom lights
  • Full-size ISO-certified ROPS Cab
  • Heated seat with air-adjustable suspension
  • High-resolution 10” LCD touchscreen monitor
  • Customizable joysticks
  • Wide seat
  • Easy to reach controls
  • Climate Control
  • Ground-level engine shutoff switch
  • Optional rubber tracks if requested

View pdf product specification sheet for full details or ask our knowledgeable staff if you have a need for a specific function.

Engine and technology

The Cat Next Gen excavator range is the one you want on your site.  This 25t digger comes with excellent fuel savings and increased efficiency versus old models. You can see fuel savings of up to 25% and a 45% increase in efficiency.

The Cat 325 Next Generation digger is supplied with the largest selection of standard factory-set technology available.

  • Cat Product Link allows you to wirelessly connect all your technology to give the most transparent view of how the machine is performing.
  • Cat GRADE with 2D, allows you to select your target depth and slope, which then engages on-board processors and sensors to provide real-time guidance on the distance to grade.
  • 2D E-fence is a fantastic safety feature that keeps the front linkage within a predefined work area to avoid hazards such as traffic.
  • Cat Assist automatically controls boom and bucket angles to hold the bucket cutting edge precisely on grade.
  • With Cat Payload operators can instantly view load weights in real-time on the in-cab monitor display and know precisely how much material is in the bucket and in the truck, every load, every time.
  • Lift Assist helps the digger stay firmly grounded when lifting heavy loads.

For video guides on how Cat next-generation technology can work for you, check out our knowledge hub.

The Cat C4.4 Tier 4 Final/ Stage V diesel engine meets EU Stage IV emission standards.  Thus, helping to support your environmental targets on-site.

In addition, three power modes help to support efficiency.  Power, Smart, and Eco modes.  Smart mode automatically matches engine and hydraulic power to digging conditions, thus contributing to the 25% fuel saving that this digger can bring to your site.  With Power and Eco modes being operator controlled to match the site requirements.

The compact radius design of this 25t digger ensures that this powerful machine can operate in tight spaces.  Couple this with the 2D E-fence technology and you have a very safe machine.


The excellent design of this 25t excavator teamed with the technical systems included means that the hydraulics of the digger work with optimum efficiency.

The Cat 325 next gen boasts a 10% improvement in swing torque, thus making work on slopes easier.

Auxiliary hydraulic options give you the versatility to use a wide range of CAT attachments.  Buckets are compatible across the models.

In conclusion, the advanced hydraulic system in this 25t digger provides the optimum balance of power and efficiency whilst giving the operator the control they need for precise digging requirements.

Operator comfort

The ASHBROOK Cat 325 Next Generation excavators come with a deluxe cab, which is widely hailed as one of the best available.  The market-leading designers at Cat have ensured that the cab is ergonomically designed for optimum operator comfort and therefore productivity.  Providing:

  • a nice wide heated seat with air-adjustable suspension,
  • easy access in and out of the cab with the tip-up left console,
  • high resolution 10” LCD touch monitor,
  • bluetooth connectivity,
  • storage,
  • cup and bottle holders,
  • and climate control.

The Cat 325 Next Generation excavator comes with a keyless push-button engine start.  Therefore, supplying additional security and traceability of use.  Operator ID codes are used to track and limit machine use.

In addition, by using the Operator ID codes, the joystick function can be customized to match the operator’s preferences.  Therefore, making the transition into the working day smoother.

All pictures are for illustration purposes only.  Hence, machines may vary depending on the specification ordered.

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How to hire?

Hire a Cat 325 Next Generation excavator by contacting our hire desks today or click the ‘Get a Quote’ button to receive an online quotation.

Should you need something bigger, then we have the Cat 330 Next Generation available, or something smaller, then the Cat 320 Next Generation is for you.