The pod-style vibratory system, proven reliable on previous soil compactors, delivers superior compactive force while offering serviceability advantages.
Proprietary Eccentric Weights
Reliable dual amplitude selection and innovative design ensure precise performance.
Cat® C6.6 Electronic Diesel Engine with ACERT Technology
Industry-proven Caterpillar technology designed to provide unmatched performance and reliability with ample power for the most demanding jobs.
Dual Pump Propel System
Superior tractive effort and gradeability for outstanding productivity in demanding applications.
Gradeability and Machine Control
The exclusive dual pump propel system provides proven superior performance, machine control, and exceptional grade climbing capability.
The one-piece sloped fiberglass hood design provides exceptional operator visibility and excellent service access.
Ergonomic design promotes maximum operator productivity while offering excellent visibility and unmatched comfort.
Optional cab can increase machine utilization and provides greater year-round comfort in extreme environment conditions.
Optimized Cooling Air Flow
Improved air flow design minimizes dust clouds and eliminates hot air discharge on operator.
Leveling Blade Option
Optional leveling blade increases machine versatility and utilization, plus greatly enhances productivity.
Padfoot Shell Kit Option
Optional padfoot shell kit enhances machine versatility and productivity, allowing it to work in either cohesive or semi-cohesive material.
AccuGrade Compaction for Soil Compactors Option
Optional AccuGrade Compaction GPS Mapping and Measurement for Soil Compactors turns your operator into a soil compaction expert.
Reliability and Serviceability
CS56 Soil Compactors continue to provide the exceptional reliability and serviceability that you’ve come to expect from Caterpillar.
Cat Product Link System
Simplifies the tracking of equipment fleets to ensure maximum uptime and minimum repair costs.
Your Cat Dealer
Caterpillar backs your machine purchase with the best support system and personnel in the industry.