Editor at Large: Touring UPS’ giant Worldport Facility in Louisville, Exploring Perkins’ Regional Logistics Center in nearby Elizabethtown

Editor at Large: Touring UPS’ giant Worldport Facility in Louisville, Exploring Perkins’ Regional Logistics Center in nearby Elizabethtown

To start off my summer, I headed down to Kentucky to hang with some industry friends from Perkins Engines (great people like Nick Morgan and…

Friday Accolades: Steve Ferguson Named Perkins President, Ramin Younessi Appointed Caterpillar President of Energy & Transportation

Friday Accolades: Steve Ferguson Named Perkins President, Ramin Younessi Appointed Caterpillar President of Energy & Transportation

“Steve has been delivering great results by driving lean and flexible cost-competitive component manufacturing operations at Caterpillar facilities around the world,” Younessi said. “Combined with…

AEM elects Caterpillar executives to Board of Directors, CE Sector Board

AEM elects Caterpillar executives to Board of Directors, CE Sector Board

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) has elected Philip Kelliher, Vice President Americas & Europe Distribution Services Division of Caterpillar Inc., to the AEM Board…

Cat B-Prefix hammers feature low owning and operating costs, versatility, ease of use

Cat B-Prefix hammers feature low owning and operating costs, versatility, ease of use

Cat B-Prefix hydraulic hammers, available in B4(s) and B6(s) silenced and B4 and B6 non-silenced versions, are designed for “plug-and-play” operation with a range of…

What’s in an Undercarriage? Learn the Differences Between Rigid, Roller and Torsion Axle Systems

What’s in an Undercarriage? Learn the Differences Between Rigid, Roller and Torsion Axle Systems

When you buy a car, you might kick the tires, maybe peer into the wheel well to look at the leaf springs or torsion bar,…

The Future of Parts: 3D Printing Offers Manufacturers the Opportunity to Strengthen Aftermarket Support, Develop New Products

The Future of Parts: 3D Printing Offers Manufacturers the Opportunity to Strengthen Aftermarket Support, Develop New Products

Manufacturers are always looking for ways to improve their products and serve their customers better. It can include anything from adding new features to a…

Caterpillar Releases New Utility Compactors with Simplicity in Mind

Caterpillar Releases New Utility Compactors with Simplicity in Mind

Customers expect Cat paving products to offer machines and services to help them become more efficient and profitable. These new models do just that by…

Clearing Rights of Way the Right Way: Tackling 28 Miles of North Texas Wildlands with Cat and Fecon Equipment

Clearing Rights of Way the Right Way: Tackling 28 Miles of North Texas Wildlands with Cat and Fecon Equipment

Legend has it that in 490 B.C., a Greek soldier named Pheidippides ran 25 miles from Marathon to Athens, announcing the defeat of the Persians…

Micro Machines: We Track Down the Smallest Mini Excavators on the Market

Micro Machines: We Track Down the Smallest Mini Excavators on the Market

The smallest hydraulic excavators (with seats for operators) indeed are small. They are narrow and short enough to be driven through doorways. They’re powered by…

Compact Excavator Showcase: The Latest Digger Tool Carriers from North America’s Leading Manufacturers

Compact Excavator Showcase: The Latest Digger Tool Carriers from North America’s Leading Manufacturers

Over the past two decades, the small, tool-carrier excavator has found its home in the American construction equipment fleet. It’s a machine that migrated from…

Most Popular: Mini Excavator Manufacturers Discuss their Top Selling Models

Most Popular: Mini Excavator Manufacturers Discuss their Top Selling Models

Close your eyes. Imagine you’re back in high school flipping through the yearbook and you get to the class superlatives. Remember those? Best hair, prettiest…

World of Concrete: Track Down This Cool Equipment at the Las Vegas Trade Show This Week

World of Concrete: Track Down This Cool Equipment at the Las Vegas Trade Show This Week

Construction, concrete and masonry pros should probably start 2018 off on the right foot — learning about their trade, shopping for new equipment and enjoying…

EquipmentWatch Announces Finalists for 2018 Highest Retained Value Awards

EquipmentWatch Announces Finalists for 2018 Highest Retained Value Awards

EquipmentWatch, the world leader in data, software and insights for the heavy equipment industry, has announced the finalists for the third-annual Highest Retained Value Awards….

Top Models: A Rundown of the Most Popular Skid Steers in the North American Market

Top Models: A Rundown of the Most Popular Skid Steers in the North American Market

Anyone in the market for a skid steer loader has expectations for his or her dream machine. Size, lifting force, versatility — these and other…

Editor at Large: Operating and Analyzing Equipment at Caterpillar’s Fall Press Event

Editor at Large: Operating and Analyzing Equipment at Caterpillar’s Fall Press Event

I got the official (um) yellow carpet treatment in Peoria this past November. The trade press flew in to Caterpillar’s Illinois hometown and were whisked…

Caterpillar Extends Full-Machine Warranty to 24 Months for Compact Equipment

Caterpillar Extends Full-Machine Warranty to 24 Months for Compact Equipment

Caterpillar has extended its machine standard warranty to 24 months or 2,000 hours for skid steer loaders, compact track loaders, multi-terrain loaders and mini excavators…

Caterpillar Introduces Its First Inverter Generator

Caterpillar Introduces Its First Inverter Generator

New Cat INV2000 Offers Professional-Grade Performance in a Consumer Product Caterpillar is expanding its Home and Outdoor Power product line with the introduction of a…

Visionary Implements: We Pick the Best Attachments Released in 2017

Visionary Implements: We Pick the Best Attachments Released in 2017

Wielding hydraulic tools like a breaker, backhoe, bucket or broom, a tool carrier can be the ultimate do-everything machine on a project site, but a…

Caterpillar Grows Service and Repair Choices, Including the Launch of Yellowmark Parts

Caterpillar Grows Service and Repair Choices, Including the Launch of Yellowmark Parts

In August of this year, Caterpillar communicated a new corporate strategy to its global dealer network — a strategy led and defined by a new…

More Details on the New Work-Focused Utility Vehicles from Caterpillar

More Details on the New Work-Focused Utility Vehicles from Caterpillar

Caterpillar introduces its first-ever Cat utility vehicles — the gasoline-powered Cat CUV82 and diesel-powered CUV102D. Beginning with a clean design sheet, Caterpillar gathered extensive customer…