Tag Archives: Caterpillar

New Cat® 320F Is Built For Your Business Needs

The new mid-size Cat® 320F is a reliable, durable, low-cost-per-hour hydraulic excavator built to meet your business needs. The machine features a powerful and efficient C4.4 ACERT U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final engine with a 161 horsepower (120 kW) rating and a proven hydraulic system capable of taking on a variety of tasks. Weighing in […]

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New Cat® D6N Dozer: Leading the Way with Technology, More Efficient and Productive

The latest Cat® D6N dozer is a game changer when it comes to customer value, delivering greater ease of operation, a 10 to 15 percent boost in fuel efficiency and up to 10 percent better productivity compared to the previous model. Plus, the smart new D6N is the first dozer in its size class to […]

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Rock & Dirt's Top Construction Toys for 2015

Do you have a construction loving kid or "kid at heart" on your holiday shopping list? Need help finding the perfect gift? We’ve compiled a list of our favorite construction toys! Our list has toys for every age from dump trucks to excavators. There’s something for just about every price range. Here’s our list in […]

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Cat® 307E2 Mini Hydraulic Excavator Delivers Superior Performance and Comfort while Reducing Fuel Consumption and Operating Costs

The new Cat® 307E2 expands the mini hydraulic excavator machine range to include an additional solution for the seven to eight metric ton weight class. The 37.7kW (50.3 hp) Cat C2.4 turbo engine (U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IIIB) and the High Definition Hydraulic System, which is load sensing and flow sharing, allows the […]

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New Cat® Snow Tools Provide Durable, Reliable and Safe Applications Built for the Toughest Winter Weather

Caterpillar is unveiling new work tools designed to manage snow removal in the harshest weather conditions. The state of art Material Handling Bucket and Straight Snow Push ensure a safe and reliable snow removal process while increasing efficiency and decreasing time on the job. The attachments convert a Cat® Skid Steer, Compact Track, Multi Terrain, […]

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New 18M3 Adds Power, Capability to CAT Mining Motor Grader Range

With the addition of the new 18M3 Motor Grader to the Caterpillar lineup, mining operations using trucks with capacities to 190 tons (172 tonnes) can now choose the popular workhorse of the industry, the 16M3, or if more capability is required, the more productive 18M3. The new 18M3 features an average of 5 percent greater […]

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CAT® M314F, M316F, M322F Wheeled Excavators Deliver Added Performance, Operator Convenience, and Low Operating Costs

When designing the new Cat® F-Series Wheeled Excavators, Caterpillar solicited customer input for characteristics considered important. Heading the list were initial quality and reliability, low operating costs, operator comfort and safety, simplicity of operation and maintenance, durability, and environmental friendliness. The new models are designed around those goals, while retaining the best features of predecessor […]

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Caterpillar Introduces Hand & Foot Controls Factory Option for D Series Skid Steer, Multi Terrain & Compact Track Loaders

For the first time, Hand & Foot Controls will be offered on Cat® Skid Steer, Multi Terrain and Compact Track Loader models. Operators who prefer this type of control can now take advantage of the full suite of features and benefits that the Cat D Series loaders deliver. With extensive input from hand and foot […]

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Caterpillar Launches Monitoring Service to Help Manage Equipment Operator Fatigue & Distraction Risk

Caterpillar announces the launch of a 24/7 equipment operator monitoring service to provide customers the power to see, mitigate and manage the primary variable impacting their operations―the human factor. Through industry-leading in-cab and wearable safety technologies, Caterpillar now can provide customers with visibility to both machine and operator information. Inside Caterpillar’s 24/7 Monitoring Center, analysts […]

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New CAT PL72, PL83, & PL87 Pipelayers Feature Purpose-Built Frames & Cab, Heavy-Lift Capacities, Precise Hydraulic Control, Integrated Power Train, & Operator Comfort

The Cat® PL72, PL83, and PL87 Pipelayers—long the standard in the pipe-laying industry for powerful performance, reliability, and durability—feature an integrated, all-Cat power train with differential steering and an electronically controlled hydraulic system that places total control of lifting functions into one single joystick. Independent, variable-speed winches for the boom and hook provide precise control, […]

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New CAT 16M3 Motor Grader Delivers Greater Fuel Efficiency & Power, & Provided Enhanced Durability, Safety & Operator Convenience

The new Cat® 16M3 Motor Grader features engineering enhancements that boost fuel economy, increase structural durability, simplify maintenance, add operator convenience and promote the safety of  both the operator and those around the machine. The 16M3 is available in configurations to meet engine emissions standards worldwide. The 16M3 motor grader is an essential machine for […]

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CAT Track Feller Bunchers & Harvesters Upgraded for Faster, Smoother Harvesting

Cat® track feller bunchers and track harvesters, designed with the best combination of lift capacity, swing torque and track power, have recently been upgraded to boost efficiency, performance and productivity in the woods. Four models, which can be configured as feller bunchers or harvesters, are available to suit diverse logging applications and environments around the […]

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