Cat Small Wheel Loaders Receive Attachment Visibility, Comfort and Performance Enhancements

Cat Small Wheel Loaders Receive Attachment Visibility, Comfort and Performance Enhancements

Caterpillar recently launched several new design enhancements for its Small Wheel Loader (SWL) line — Cat 926M, 930M and 938M models — centered on improving…

Editor at Large: Eyeing the Equipment Announced at Cat’s Fall Press Event + The Awesomeness of Visiting Its Global Operator Challenge

Editor at Large: Eyeing the Equipment Announced at Cat’s Fall Press Event + The Awesomeness of Visiting Its Global Operator Challenge

  I just got back from Cat country last night. Boots still covered in N.C. red clay. The biggest maker of earthmoving equipment in the…

The Cool Products You Should Check Out This Week at Louisville’s GIE+EXPO Landscape Tradeshow

The Cool Products You Should Check Out This Week at Louisville’s GIE+EXPO Landscape Tradeshow

GIE+EXPO, the biggest lawn and landscape show in America, is heading back to Louisville Oct. 16-18 at the Kentucky Exposition Center. Attendees can expect three…

The Machines to See and Booths to Visit at ICUEE This Week in Louisville #ICUEE19

The Machines to See and Booths to Visit at ICUEE This Week in Louisville #ICUEE19

We’ll Be Connecting with Manufacturers and Utility Professionals at this Great Trade Event The International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE), also known as the…

Loader Update: Cat Revamps Skid Steer and Track Loader Lineup and Other Big Releases from ASV, Gehl and LiuGong

Loader Update: Cat Revamps Skid Steer and Track Loader Lineup and Other Big Releases from ASV, Gehl and LiuGong

Equipment manufacturers continue to release new products into America’s popular skid steer and compact track loader market. In our July/August Spec Guide, we recounted 14…

Dealer Watch: Thompson Machinery, Caterpillar Dealer in Tennessee and Mississippi, Celebrates 75 Years

Dealer Watch: Thompson Machinery, Caterpillar Dealer in Tennessee and Mississippi, Celebrates 75 Years

Thompson Machinery, the local Caterpillar dealer in middle and west Tennessee and North Mississippi, recently celebrated its 75th birthday. In a letter written by the…

Caterpillar Compact Wheel Loaders Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

Caterpillar Compact Wheel Loaders Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

Seven Models that Include Three Ag-Specific Units Manufacturing of Caterpillar compact wheel loaders began with the introduction of the 910 model wheel loader in 1979…

Crowd Pleasers: These Compact Wheel Loaders Are Some of the Most Popular on the Market

Crowd Pleasers: These Compact Wheel Loaders Are Some of the Most Popular on the Market

Why do certain models of compact wheel loaders outsell others in a manufacturer’s lineup or in the overall market? The answer ranges from models offering…

Caterpillar Utility Vehicles Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

Caterpillar Utility Vehicles Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

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

Caterpillar Rolls Out New Cat D3 Series Skid Steer and Compact Track Loaders

Caterpillar Rolls Out New Cat D3 Series Skid Steer and Compact Track Loaders

Caterpillar has announced the release of 16 new Cat D3 Series Skid Steer Loader (SSL) and Compact Track Loader (CTL) models. These new machines advance…

Caterpillar Excavators Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

Caterpillar Excavators Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

The Next Generation Offers a Ton of Standard Features like Stick Steer Manufacturing of Caterpillar mini hydraulic excavators began with an 8-metric-ton machine in Japan…

Hawthorne Cat Raises Over $10,000 for Boys & Girls Clubs of San Diego

Hawthorne Cat Raises Over $10,000 for Boys & Girls Clubs of San Diego

Team Dozer Fundraises for Youth Program During 2019 SoCal Ragnar Race Hawthorne Cat, the exclusive Cat equipment dealer in San Diego, the Hawaiian Islands, and…

Caterpillar Track Loaders Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

Caterpillar Track Loaders Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

Eight Vertical- and Radial-Lift Models Designed for Maximum Productivity Just two years after Caterpillar entered the compact equipment market with its skid steer loader in…

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…