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Caterpillar Introduces New Product Link™ Capabilities for Connecting Expanded Range of Assets

At CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 Caterpillar will launch new Cat® Connect hardware and software to enable equipment managers to connect all of their assets—from the largest earthmover to the smallest generator, and including both light and heavy-duty trucks and utility vehicles. New Cat Product Link technologies connect any brand and type of equipment, powered or non-powered, and […]

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Caterpillar To Develop Autonomous Mining Truck Technology for Additional Models and Brands

Caterpillar is developing autonomous mining truck technology for an expanded range of models, including other brands. At a recent Cat® MineStar™ Command for hauling demonstration at the company’s facility in Arizona, Caterpillar announced a project to adapt hardware and software for retrofitting the Komatsu 930E mining truck with Cat autonomous technology. This interoperability initiative is […]

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New Caterpillar D Series Ag Handlers Feature Power Choices, Load-Sensing Hydraulics, Operator Comfort, and Exceptional Versatility

Three new D Series Ag Handler models—TH357D, TH408D, and TH3510D—are built to take on the toughest jobs on the farm, with lift capacities ranging from 3 500 to 4 000 kg (7,716 to 8,818 pounds) and lift heights from 7 000 to 9 800 mm (23.0 to 32.1 feet). A choice of engines and power […]

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Caterpillar Rolls Out New Machines and Technology at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017

At CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 Caterpillar will present its extensive line of machines and technology and its unmatched customer support capabilities. With 40 machines on display in two different exhibit areas totaling 60,000 square feet, Caterpillar’s presence is among the largest at the show. But it’s not all about size. Cat® Connect Technologies for machine control and […]

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Caterpillar Extends Large Machine Options To Include Frontless Hydraulic Shovels for Specialty Applications

Caterpillar OEM Solutions is extending its large machine options to include frontless hydraulic shovels weighing more than 100 metric tons. To accommodate larger specialty front attachments with greater capabilities and flexibility, Caterpillar is now offering the Cat® 6015B to 6090 Hydraulic Shovels in frontless configurations for mobile and pedestal-mounted applications. Power units for these machines […]

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Cat® M-Series Small Wheel Loaders, 930M Ag Handler Deliver with Performance-Enhancing Upgrades

Recent engineering enhancements to the U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final Cat® M Series Small Wheel Loaders (SWL) – 926M, 930M and 938M, as well as the K Series models (924K, 930K, 938K) – advance equipment value through new standard and optional features that boost productivity, improve operating ease and increase uptime reliability. Additionally, the Ag […]

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Cat® Wheeled Excavators and Wheel Material Handlers Receive Blue Angel Environmental Certification

The Blue Angel certification is an environmental award— supported by the German Federal Environmental Agency and the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety— that recognizes products that protect both people and the environment by reducing noise and emissions. The Cat® M318F, M320F, and M322F wheeled excavators and the MH3022 and […]

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Cat® Grade Control 3D for D3K2, D4K2, and D5K2 Models Boosts Productivity, Lowers Costs, and Reduces Operator Effort

Cat® Grade Control 3D, by automating machine functions during both production-dozing and fine-grading applications, enables dozer operators to work more efficiency, accurately, and productively, while also lowering operating costs. The system features an integrated design, including dual, roof-mounted antennas that eliminate the need to climb onto the blade to remove conventional blade-mounted masts and cables […]

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Cat® D3K2 Mulcher Features Durable, Productive Design with Operator Safety and Comfort as Priorities

The new, factory-built Cat® D3K2 Mulcher combines the solid foundation of the D3K2 dozer with the ruggedly designed Cat HM518 mulcher to take on a mix of small-to-medium-diameter material in a wide range of applications, including right-of-way construction/maintenance, site development, tree management, and fire-break clearing. Available with either a conventional long (XL) undercarriage or a […]

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New Cat® 14M3 Motor Grader Has New Integrated Technology Solutions, Larger Engine, Increased Fuel Efficiency, and Enhanced Features for Performance, Durability, and Safety

The new Cat® 14M3 motor grader features a host of integrated technology solutions that increase operator efficiency, boost productivity levels and lower owning and operator costs. Building on the solid design of its predecessor model, the 14M3 takes advantage of a larger engine, increased fuel efficiency, improved machine balance, enhanced transmission performance, more powerful telematics […]

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Cat® M Series Medium Wheel Loader 2017 Product Updates Include Advanced Features to Enhance Job Site Efficiency, Lower Operating Costs and Improve Safety

Caterpillar recently announced the 2017 product updates for Cat® M Series medium wheel loaders (950M, 962M, 966M, 972M, 966M XE, 972M XE, 980M, and 982M). Dedicated to responding quickly to customer requirements for optimum machine performance, Caterpillar brings new features and product improvements to market quickly, allowing machine designs to be refined more frequently than […]

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Straight Snow Push (Without Trip) Features Durable Design with Rubber Cutting Edge

A new Straight Snow Push without Trip is now available for Cat® skid steer loaders, compact track loaders, multi terrain loaders, and compact wheel loaders. Designed for moving snow in a range of applications, the new snow push is available in 8-, 10-, and 12-foot widths (2.4-, 3- and 3.6-m) and features a bolt-on rubber […]

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