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New CAT 6020B Hydraulic Mining Shovel Features Innovative Designs For Safe, Efficient and Simple Operation and Maintenance

The Cat® 6020B Hydraulic Mining Shovel is a brand new model in the extensive line of Cat hydraulic mining shovels. The clean-sheet design features a 22-tonne (24-ton) payload and 224-tonne (247-ton) operating weight and teams with the Cat 777G Off-Highway Truck for optimized loading and hauling. Announced last year and, after extensive field testing, soon […]

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New Productivity and Serviceability Features for CAT C-Series Brooms

Three new Cat® C-Series brooms—the BP115C and BP118C pickup models, and the BA118C angle model—are newly designed to incorporate features that significantly enhance performance and serviceability. For use with Cat skid steer loaders, compact track loaders, multi-terrain loaders, and compact wheel loaders, the new brooms convert the carrier unit into a versatile, effective cleaning machine […]

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New CAT 994K Wheel Loader Features Increased Payload, Power & Productivity - & Lower Cost Per Ton

The new Cat® 994K Wheel Loader is Caterpillar’s largest wheel loader and handles significantly greater payload compared to its predecessor, the 994H. The result is fewer passes required to load large mining trucks, higher productivity and lower cost per unit of material moved. The standard 994K carries 45 tons (40.8 tonnes) per pass, and the […]

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Updated CAT D7E Features Advanced Technology to Boost Productivity and Meet Latest Emission Standards

Since the first D7E dozers went to work on jobsites in 2009, customers have saved millions of gallons/liters of diesel fuel. The latest D7E model continues to provide outstanding fuel efficiency, along with some new performance-enhancing features. The D7E meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IV/Japan 2014 (Tier 4 Final) emission standards. The Cat® […]

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Rock & Dirt's Top Construction Toys

Do you have a construction loving kid on your holiday shopping list? Don’t know what to buy? We’ve compiled a list on our favorite construction toys! Our list has toys for every age from wheel loaders to forklifts. There’s something for just about every price range. You might even see something for the construction kid […]

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Caterpillar Adds AP1000F & AP1055F Pavers to the Paving Products Machine Family

Performance improvements and technology with a customer-friendly interface are key benefits of the new F-Series Pavers from Cat® Paving Products. Fuel Efficiency Several features help improve fuel economy while maintaining high performance levels. Engine performance is aided by the 167 kw (225 hp) Cat C7.1 ACERT™ engine, which meets European Stage IV and U.S. EPA […]

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New CAT D8T Dozer Delivers Production & Versatility with Integrated Grade Technology & Reduced Emissions

The Cat® D8T Dozer has a long history of high productivity and outstanding versatility. With maximum net power of 312 hp (233 kW) produced by the Cat C15 ACERT™ engine, and a weight of 86,900 lb (39 420 kg), the new D8T excels across a wide range of tasks—production dozing, ripping, scraper work and land […]

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Newest CAT Vocational Truck Model Enters Full Production

Following an extensive field follow program on customer jobsites, the Cat® CT681 Vocational Truck is now in full production. Introduced at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2014, the CT681 is a Class 8 set-forward-axle model with a spacious and ergonomic cab, industrial styling, and a vocational-specific engine and transmission. Like the Cat CT660, the first model in the Cat […]

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New CAT 950M and 962M Wheel Loaders Boost Performance, Fuel Efficiency and Operator Comfort, and Meet US EPA Tier 4 Final Emission Standards

The new Cat® 950M and 962M wheel loaders—powered by a Cat C7.1 ACERT™ engine meeting Tier 4 Final emissions standards—are significantly more powerful than their K-Series predecessors and deliver 10 percent better fuel efficiency*. The new models feature major drive-train refinement, extensively redesigned hydraulic systems, new cab amenities, electronic payload measurement, Optimized Z-Bar linkage that […]

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Versatile New CAT D6T Dozer Delivers Powerful Performance and Fine Grading Control

The Cat® D6T Dozer delivers both the power needed for heavy dozing applications and the fine control for finish grading—all in one machine. The latest D6T model, updated to meet U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emissions standards, retains its versatile performance and adds new features to enhance ease of operation, fuel/fluid efficiency and ease of […]

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CAT 303E CR Mini Hydraulic Excavator Designed for Optimum Performance in Confined Spaces and Operator Comfort and Safety

The new Cat® 303E CR mini hydraulic excavator, only 61 inches (1 550 mm) wide across the blade and having a compact-radius design that limits tail swing to less than 5  inches (127 mm), is an easily transported machine that works efficiently and safely in small spaces and on congested job sites. With a maximum […]

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CAT K Series Small Wheel Loaders Enhanced with Operator Adjustable Control Response for Efficient Work New Linkage for Great Visibility

Cat® K Series Small Wheel Loaders—924K, 930K and 938K, when announced in 2012, reflected a fundamentally different design than that of their H Series predecessors, using a fuel-efficient Cat C6.6 engine, electronically controlled hydrostatic drive system, new operator station and optimized Z-bar loader linkage, which combines aggressive digging power with parallel lift. The K Series […]

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