CWX20 Hi-Rail Excavator

Technical Specifications

Our most versatile excavator, the CWX20 is a 20-ton wheeled Hi-Rail excavator capable of 20 mph on or off track. The CWX20’s cab is comfortable and provides un-matched visibility.


  • Smart controls to help with fatigue
  • Train air (optional) with ability to pull rail cars
  • Patented floating axle design for those uneven crossings
  • Custom outriggers for better ground contact with on Hi-Rail
  • LED lights added in addition to the standard lights
  • VA boom option to allow better lifting capacity and lower tophat for certain restrictions
  • Autolube system
  • Ground level access for most engine check points
Engine: Cat C6.6 ACERT
Net Power: 153 hp (114 kW)
Tier: Tier 4 Interim
Operating Weight: 69,200 lbs (31,388 kg)
Shipping Height: 12.8 ft (3.9 m)
Shipping Length: 32.2 ft (9.8 m)
Shipping Width: 10.5 ft (3.2 m)
Speed: 20 mph max
Ground Level Reach: 30.8 ft (9.4 m)
Fuel Tank: 108.3 gal (410 L)
Operator: 71 dB(A)
Max Drawbar Pull: 46,086 lbf
Tail Swing: 9.3 ft (2.8 m)
  • Work Tool Attachments
  • Clam Bucket
  • Rototilt
  • Rail Threader

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