Caterpillar Employees and Retirees Add $2.5M to COVID-19 Response Effort, Totaling $10M (Time for a Slow Clap)

Caterpillar Employees and Retirees Add $2.5M to COVID-19 Response Effort, Totaling $10M (Time for a Slow Clap)

In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the Caterpillar Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Caterpillar Inc., originally announced a commitment of $8.5 million to support global…

Watch: Caterpillar Is Hosting a Series of Safety Webinars During June (Safety Awareness Month)

Watch: Caterpillar Is Hosting a Series of Safety Webinars During June (Safety Awareness Month)

The National Safety Council recognizes National Safety Month in June, and Caterpillar is stepping up to share three webinars on safety basics for both its…

Caterpillar Announces Acquisition of Select Assets of Marble Robot, a Robot and Autonomy Technology Company

Caterpillar Announces Acquisition of Select Assets of Marble Robot, a Robot and Autonomy Technology Company

Yesterday, Caterpillar Inc. announced it had acquired select assets and hired employees from San Francisco, Cal. based robot and autonomy technology solutions company Marble Robot,…

Enjoy This Roundup of Commercial-Rugged Utility Vehicles from Eight Key Brands

Enjoy This Roundup of Commercial-Rugged Utility Vehicles from Eight Key Brands

Crunching over the construction demolition left by a hydraulic breaker, maneuvering around mountains of spoils from an excavator or stopping to pick up a mud-covered…

Snorkel Joins Cat Allied Vendor Program

Snorkel Joins Cat Allied Vendor Program

Snorkel, a leading global manufacturer of mobile elevating work platforms, announces its partnership with Caterpillar Inc. as a preferred vendor for The Cat Allied Vendor…

New CAT 910, 914 and 920 Compact Wheel Loaders Deliver Added Performance, New Features and New Options

New CAT 910, 914 and 920 Compact Wheel Loaders Deliver Added Performance, New Features and New Options

Building on the success of the Cat M Series Compact Wheel Loader range, Caterpillar has added three new models to the lineup, each with significant…

Caterpillar TiltRotate System (TRS) Available for CAT Mini Excavators

Caterpillar TiltRotate System (TRS) Available for CAT Mini Excavators

Caterpillar Work Tools now has a TiltRotate System (TRS) for Cat Next Gen mini excavators. The new TRS6 and TRS8 models allow attached work tools…

CAT SMART Attachments Come Together with Machine in Revolutionary Ways

CAT SMART Attachments Come Together with Machine in Revolutionary Ways

Three new Cat SMART attachments, the Dozer Blade, Grader Blade and Backhoe, are designed to add significant versatility to a range of D3 Series Cat…

CAT Productivity Expands to Deliver Jobsite Performance and Fleet Data

CAT Productivity Expands to Deliver Jobsite Performance and Fleet Data

Cat Productivity is an easy to implement cloud-based application that provides a complete overview of machine and jobsite production. It is a data rich tool…

Compact Equipment Conversations: Dante Thomas Discusses Caterpillar’s Smart Attachments in the Second Episode of Our New Video Series

Compact Equipment Conversations: Dante Thomas Discusses Caterpillar’s Smart Attachments in the Second Episode of Our New Video Series

Welcome back, CE reader, to our new video series called Compact Equipment Conversations. This week, publisher Keith Gribbins has a digital sit-down with Dante Thomas,…

Roll Program: Let’s Run Down Cat’s New M314 and M318 Next Gen Wheeled Excavators

Roll Program: Let’s Run Down Cat’s New M314 and M318 Next Gen Wheeled Excavators

Two new Caterpillar Next Generation wheeled excavators — the Cat M314 and M318 — feature multiple design updates that boost machine efficiency and lower long-term…

For your Convenience, Here’s a Summary of the Three Purpose-Built Forestry Track Loaders on the Market

For your Convenience, Here’s a Summary of the Three Purpose-Built Forestry Track Loaders on the Market

And away we go… Cat 299D3 XE Land Management CTL  The purpose-built Cat 299D3 XE Land Management compact track loader delivers superior performance in demanding…

Cat Introduces Next Generation Dozers: D1, D2 and D3

Cat Introduces Next Generation Dozers: D1, D2 and D3

Building on the same base machine platform as their successful predecessors, the new Cat D1, D2 and D3 Next Generation small dozers feature styling changes,…

Here’s a Rundown of Cat’s Five New Backhoe Loaders, Boasting High Efficiency and Tech

Here’s a Rundown of Cat’s Five New Backhoe Loaders, Boasting High Efficiency and Tech

Caterpillar recently announced five new backhoe loader models operating in the 14-ft and 15-ft size classes. Building on the success of the Cat F2 Series…

Details on Caterpillar’s New 315 Next Gen Excavator, Compatible with the New Cat App

Details on Caterpillar’s New 315 Next Gen Excavator, Compatible with the New Cat App

Offering superior performance in a compact design, the new Caterpillar 315 Next Gen excavator features a new powertrain, technology and simplified maintenance to boost performance,…

Mini Excavations: Enjoy a Variety of Easy Reading Tidbits on the  Compact Excavator Market

Mini Excavations: Enjoy a Variety of Easy Reading Tidbits on the Compact Excavator Market

Defined as excavators under 8 metric tons, these are small excavation machines engineered with an undercarriage and tracks, a long digging arm and a cab…

The Best of CONEXPO: We Pick the Top Machines and Booths Showcased at the Giant Construction Tradeshow

The Best of CONEXPO: We Pick the Top Machines and Booths Showcased at the Giant Construction Tradeshow

America’s biggest construction tradeshow — CONEXPO-CON/AGG — only happens every three years, so each one you attend is a badge of honor. The 2020 iteration…

Conquering CONEXPO: These Are the Must-See Machines at the Giant Trade Show Next Week

Conquering CONEXPO: These Are the Must-See Machines at the Giant Trade Show Next Week

CONEXPO-CON/AGG is so big it only happens every three years. In 2020, North America’s largest construction trade show — representing asphalt, aggregates, concrete, earthmoving, lifting,…

More Than Just a Loader: Specialty Buckets, Grapples, Forks and Snow Tools Top Compact Wheel Loader Attachments

More Than Just a Loader: Specialty Buckets, Grapples, Forks and Snow Tools Top Compact Wheel Loader Attachments

Compact wheel loaders are designed for a wide range of applications given their size, comfort, safety and ability to couple with any number of attachments….

Let’s Roll: Wheeled Excavators Are Cruising into More North American Equipment Fleets

Let’s Roll: Wheeled Excavators Are Cruising into More North American Equipment Fleets

Wheeled excavators are not new machines. In fact, they’ve been quite popular in Europe for some time and are gaining a slow but steady following…