Caterpillar Skid Steers Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

Caterpillar Skid Steers Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

Demand Fan, High Flow XPS, Backup Cameras and More Caterpillar launched its first skid steer loader models in 1999, releasing four radial-lift loaders that were…

Mud & Mergers: Operating Track Loaders and Discussing the Yanmar Buyout with ASV in Soggy Minnesota

Mud & Mergers: Operating Track Loaders and Discussing the Yanmar Buyout with ASV in Soggy Minnesota

It’s been an especially wet spring and summer in the Midwest. Minnesota in particular, already the land of 10,000 lakes, had its third highest precipitation…

A.F. Mallet Excavating Wins Special-Edition Cat CB24B Utility Compactor

A.F. Mallet Excavating Wins Special-Edition Cat CB24B Utility Compactor

Caterpillar Inc., a leading manufacturer of small ride-on vibratory rollers in North America, recently celebrated 30 years of small vibratory roller manufacturing and surpassed the…

Unconventional Applications: Cat Excavator and Trimble Earthworks Help Build Dirt Ninja Bike Track

Unconventional Applications: Cat Excavator and Trimble Earthworks Help Build Dirt Ninja Bike Track

Just north of Denver, Colorado, in the small town of Berthoud, the Dirt Ninja, aka professional contractor Tom Gardocki, and professional FMX rider James Carter…

Five to Try: Rental Insights for Skid Steer and Track Loader Attachments (Auger, Backhoe, Brush Cutter and Beyond)

Five to Try: Rental Insights for Skid Steer and Track Loader Attachments (Auger, Backhoe, Brush Cutter and Beyond)

The magic of a skid steer or track loader comes from its ability to run a variety of attachments using compatible quick-attach plates. Augers, backhoes,…

Hawthorne Cat Announces Two Summer Savings Special Offers

Hawthorne Cat Announces Two Summer Savings Special Offers

Hawthorne Cat, the exclusive Cat equipment dealer in San Diego, the Hawaiian Islands, and the Pacific Region, recently announced summer savings special offers when you…

Sourcewell Awards Caterpillar the Highest Score in New Heavy Equipment Contract

Sourcewell Awards Caterpillar the Highest Score in New Heavy Equipment Contract

Sourcewell (formerly known as NJPA), one of North America’s largest governmental cooperative contract holders, recently awarded a competitively solicited contract to Caterpillar. As part of…

The bauma Brief: Hybrid Propulsion and Jobsite Digitalization Were the Big Themes of the Giant Trade Show

The bauma Brief: Hybrid Propulsion and Jobsite Digitalization Were the Big Themes of the Giant Trade Show

In April, a sea of 620,000 visitors from 200 countries descended upon Munich, Germany, exploring the biggest trade show by physical size in the world….

Smooth Operator: Looking at Control Options and Technologies to Make Compact Track Loader Operation Easier

Smooth Operator: Looking at Control Options and Technologies to Make Compact Track Loader Operation Easier

Compact track loaders are growing in popularity thanks to their ability to tackle tough terrain, provide extra power on the jobsite and leave a light…

Details on the First Caterpillar Global Operator Challenge, Finals at CONEXPO Next March

Details on the First Caterpillar Global Operator Challenge, Finals at CONEXPO Next March

Caterpillar recently announced the launch of the 2019/2020 Global Operator Challenge Competition. Operators will test their skills against those of fellow operators around the world…

Take a Look at Cat’s New 299D2 XHP Land Management Compact Track Loader

Take a Look at Cat’s New 299D2 XHP Land Management Compact Track Loader

The Cat 299D2 XHP Land Management Compact Track Loader is a superior, purpose-built machine solution for customers involved in demanding vegetation-management applications, ranging from mulching,…

UTV Showcase: Here Are Some of the Coolest Commercial Utility Vehicles on the Market

UTV Showcase: Here Are Some of the Coolest Commercial Utility Vehicles on the Market

While the classic pickup has been a long-standing jobsite essential, a utility vehicle (or UTV) has become the new popular all-terrain transport alternative. Engineered with…

Brush Guard: North Georgia Land Management Uses Compact Track Loaders and Mulchers to Tackle Tough Vegetation

Brush Guard: North Georgia Land Management Uses Compact Track Loaders and Mulchers to Tackle Tough Vegetation

Will Brown, the owner/operator of North Georgia Land Management, has been destined for his job since he was little. Will grew up logging and doing…

Check Out Caterpillar’s EU Stage V Engine Range, Shown at bauma 2019

Check Out Caterpillar’s EU Stage V Engine Range, Shown at bauma 2019

Caterpillar has developed a full line of EU Stage V industrial engines that deliver the high performance and low cost of ownership customers expect from…

Widest-Ever Range of Cat Equipment, Technology and Services on Display at bauma 2019

Widest-Ever Range of Cat Equipment, Technology and Services on Display at bauma 2019

Caterpillar Inc. is showcasing more equipment, technology and services than ever before at bauma 2019, the world’s largest construction industry trade show in Munich, Germany….

Hawthorne Cat Debuts Cool Hawthorne-Specific Inventory App for both New and Used Machines and Parts

Hawthorne Cat Debuts Cool Hawthorne-Specific Inventory App for both New and Used Machines and Parts

Hawthorne Cat, the exclusive Cat equipment dealer in San Diego, the Hawaiian Islands, and the Pacific Region, recently announced a new Hawthorne Inventory App designed…

New Cat Safety VR Module Creates an Immersive Safety Training Experience for Employees

New Cat Safety VR Module Creates an Immersive Safety Training Experience for Employees

Caterpillar Safety Services announces the development of Cat Safety VR, a new virtual reality (VR) safety training module. Customized for paving applications, the new VR…

Caterpillar Introduces New Cat Locator Device For Machine Attachments and Jobsite Assets

Caterpillar Introduces New Cat Locator Device For Machine Attachments and Jobsite Assets

Caterpillar recently announced the addition of the PL161 attachment locator to the Locator series of the Cat Product Link hardware product line. The PL161 locator is…

Assisted Digging: Grade and Machine Control Systems Can Be Equipped to Compact Excavators

Assisted Digging: Grade and Machine Control Systems Can Be Equipped to Compact Excavators

Precision. Efficiency. Speed. Safety. Four criteria that a contractor would want in almost any professional excavator operator. Unfortunately, skilled excavator operators are harder and harder…

The Most Popular Compact Track Loaders on the Market

The Most Popular Compact Track Loaders on the Market

Manufacturers Share Their Hottest Tracked Tool Carriers and Why They’re So Popular Bobcat T870 with 5-Link Torsion Suspension The Bobcat T870 compact track loader features…