Editor at Large: We Visit Caterpillar’s Fall Press Event, Operate New Cat UTV (Photo Blog)

Editor at Large: We Visit Caterpillar’s Fall Press Event, Operate New Cat UTV (Photo Blog)

Last week, we got the (er) yellow carpet treatment in Peoria, Ill. We flew in to examine and operate Caterpillar’s newest equipment — excavators, wheel loaders…

Caterpillar Introduces Mini Hydraulic Excavator Universal Coupler

Caterpillar Introduces Mini Hydraulic Excavator Universal Coupler

The new Cat Mini Hydraulic Excavator Universal Coupler expands the range of Cat couplers designed to increase machine versatility and production in a variety of applications….

This Cat Industrial Brushcutter Is Designed for Efficient, Sustained Operation

This Cat Industrial Brushcutter Is Designed for Efficient, Sustained Operation

The new Cat Industrial Brushcutter expands the current range of  Cat brushcutters and is engineered for applications that involve removing or controlling large amounts of brush,…

Caterpillar Announces It Will Enter the Utility Vehicle Market

Caterpillar Announces It Will Enter the Utility Vehicle Market

Caterpillar recently announced plans to enter the utility vehicle market. The company has entered into a manufacturing and supply agreement with Textron Specialized Vehicles Inc….

Exceptional Excavators: We Dig Around the Industry and Detail the Most Innovative Mini Exs on the Market

Exceptional Excavators: We Dig Around the Industry and Detail the Most Innovative Mini Exs on the Market

Sometimes it feels like the only difference between one brand of compact machine and another is the nameplate and color. Features are common among them,…

Caterpillar Compact Wheel Loaders Summarized — 2017 Spec Guide

Caterpillar Compact Wheel Loaders Summarized — 2017 Spec Guide

Seven Models from the World Equipment Titan Manufacturing of Caterpillar compact wheel loaders began with the introduction of the 910 model wheel loader in 1979…

Caterpillar explains how, why it removed 600 lbs from its 303E CR mini excavator

Caterpillar explains how, why it removed 600 lbs from its 303E CR mini excavator

At ICUEE 2017, we stopped by the Caterpillar booth to see what’s new. The big thing that caught our eye was this slimmed down 303E…

Covering ICUEE: Compact Equipment Heads to the  Ultimate Biennial Utility Construction Show

Covering ICUEE: Compact Equipment Heads to the Ultimate Biennial Utility Construction Show

ICUEE is dubbed the Demo Expo. Why, you ask? Well because the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Ky., is maybe the best convention center in…

Caterpillar Compact Track Loaders Summarized — 2017 Spec Guide

Caterpillar Compact Track Loaders Summarized — 2017 Spec Guide

Twelve Rubber-Track Models from the Equipment Titan Just two years after Caterpillar entered the compact equipment market with its skid steer loader in 1999, its…

Caterpillar Compact Excavators Summarized — 2017 Spec Guide

Caterpillar Compact Excavators Summarized — 2017 Spec Guide

New Machine Introductions and Updates from the Famous Brand Manufacturing of Caterpillar mini hydraulic excavators began with an 8-metric-ton machine in Japan in 1987. Seven…

Caterpillar Skid Steers Summarized — 2017 Spec Guide

Caterpillar Skid Steers Summarized — 2017 Spec Guide

Eight Models from the Famed Global Brand Caterpillar launched its first skid steer loader models in 1999, releasing four radial-lift loaders that were the result…