Winter Attachments: Enjoy these Implements Geared for Ice and Snow Removal

Winter Attachments: Enjoy these Implements Geared for Ice and Snow Removal

Fall is in the air, and winter is just around the corner. That means snow season is officially here, so snow and ice management professionals…

Grade-A Advice: Three Grade Control Experts Share Their Thoughts on Everything from Buying to Maintaining a System

Grade-A Advice: Three Grade Control Experts Share Their Thoughts on Everything from Buying to Maintaining a System

John Boss, Product Manager for Compact Machine Solutions in Trimble’s Civil Engineering and Construction Division Purchase Pointer: It’s easy for those who are just getting…

Caterpillar Releases Next Generation of Small Mini Excavators with Standard Premium Features like an LCD monitor and Stick Steer

Caterpillar Releases Next Generation of Small Mini Excavators with Standard Premium Features like an LCD monitor and Stick Steer

Four new models in the Cat mini hydraulic excavator lineup, engineered and manufactured by Caterpillar, are designed to provide users the best performance, versatility, safety,…

Caterpillar Revamps Its Trade Dress, Reflects on the Brand’s Premium Quality

Caterpillar Revamps Its Trade Dress, Reflects on the Brand’s Premium Quality

Cat machines, engines, generator sets and work tools will soon have a new look. Caterpillar is replacing the current “Power Edge” trade dress (Cat trademark…

Caterpillar Excavators Summarized — 2018 Spec Guide

Caterpillar Excavators Summarized — 2018 Spec Guide

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

Perkins Engines Buys Out Its Japanese Partner of 23 years, Takes Full Ownership of 400 Series Joint Venture

Perkins Engines Buys Out Its Japanese Partner of 23 years, Takes Full Ownership of 400 Series Joint Venture

After a 23-year relationship between IHI Agri-Tech Corporation (IAT) and Perkins Engines Company Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Caterpillar Inc., Perkins and its affiliates…

Check out Cat’s side discharge buckets

Check out Cat’s side discharge buckets

Cat Side Discharge Buckets—designed for use with skid steer loaders, multi-terrain loaders, compact track loaders, and compact wheel loaders—collect and transport loose materials such as…

Cat introduces new skeleton buckets

Cat introduces new skeleton buckets

Used primarily to separate rocks and large debris from soil and sand, Cat Skeleton Buckets feature heavy-duty construction and find application in a number of…

Off the Road Again: Utility Vehicles Continue to Drive Manufacturers in New Directions

Off the Road Again: Utility Vehicles Continue to Drive Manufacturers in New Directions

In late August, I was enjoying spectacular views of Lake Lanier — a sprawling water resort in Georgia about an hour outside of Atlanta. Most…

Caterpillar Track Loaders Summarized — 2018 Spec Guide

Caterpillar Track Loaders Summarized — 2018 Spec Guide

Eight Rubber Track Models from the Famed Brand Just two years after Caterpillar entered the compact equipment market with its skid steer loader in 1999,…

Caterpillar Skid Steers Summarized — 2018 Spec Guide

Caterpillar Skid Steers Summarized — 2018 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…

Caterpillar Introduces 5-Seat Utility Vehicles

Caterpillar Introduces 5-Seat Utility Vehicles

Last year, Caterpillar announced the introduction of it’s first-ever Cat utility vehicles — the gasoline-powered Cat CUV82 and diesel-powered CUV102 D. To expand that offering,…

Caterpillar Utility Vehicles Summarized — 2018 Spec Guide

Caterpillar Utility Vehicles Summarized — 2018 Spec Guide

Four Models from the Construction Equipment Leader Caterpillar embarked on the utility vehicle journey while working with Textron as the manufacturer. The two companies co-designed…

Parts Express: Perkins Engines and UPS  Team Up to Create the Amazon of Aftermarket Solutions

Parts Express: Perkins Engines and UPS Team Up to Create the Amazon of Aftermarket Solutions

I need it now. It’s a bratty attitude that is almost customary in our culture. In fact, many companies today have structured businesses around a…

Caterpillar Wheel Loaders Summarized — 2018 Spec Guide

Caterpillar Wheel Loaders Summarized — 2018 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…

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,…