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CATERPILLAR TILTROTATOR 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 (including buckets, forks, grapples, brooms, and compactors) to rotate 360 degrees and tilt 40 degrees side-to-side,…

CAT® SMART ATTACHMENTS—DOZER BLADE, GRADER BLADE, AND BACKHOE—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 Skid Steer Loaders, Compact Track Loaders, and Multi Terrain Loaders. The control systems for the new…

NEW LINE OF CAT® BACKHOE LOADERS DELIVER IMPROVED PERFORMANCE AND BETTER FUEL EFFICIENCY

Four new backhoe loader models build on the success of the popular F2 series  Caterpillar announces four new backhoe loader models that build on the success of the Cat F2® Series backhoe loaders. The new line consists of the Cat® 428, 432, 434 and…

CAT® 352 UHD ULTRA HIGH DEMOLITION EXCAVATOR FEATURES CONFIGURATION VERSATILITY TO HANDLE A RANGE OF DEMOLITION AND EARTHMOVING APPLICATIONS

The Cat® 352 UHD Ultra High Demolition excavator is designed to handle difficult demolition of tall structures using a range of Cat demolition attachments, including multi-processors, grapples, shears and hydraulic hammers with the retrofit boom. The UHD front can be switched…

OPERATOR TITANS SET TO CLASH AT CONEXPO-CON/AGG

NINE REGIONAL WINNERS TO COMPETE IN CATERPILLAR’S GLOBAL OPERATOR CHALLENGE FINALS THE FIRST DAY OF THE SHOW The championship finals are set for the Global Operator Challenge, the largest global campaign in Caterpillar history. Nine Regional Champions from around the…

NEW EQUIPMENT, ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES, SERVICES, AND GLOBAL OPERATOR CHALLENGE TO HIGHLIGHT THE CATERPILLAR CONEXPO-CON/AGG EXPERIENCE

NEW OUTDOOR FESTIVAL GROUNDS EXHIBIT DESIGNED TO REINFORCE MESSAGE TO CONTRACTORS – “YOUR WORK MATTERS” Paying tribute to those building the world’s infrastructure, the Caterpillar CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020 experience includes a mix of static displays, equipment demonstration area,  and new services/technologies…

CATERPILLAR LAUNCHES NEW 6-TONNE CLASS CAT® 306 CR NEXT GENERATION MINI HYDRAULIC EXCAVATOR

The new Cat® 306 CR Mini Hydraulic Excavator marks Caterpillar’s entry in the 6-tonne class offering. Designed with an improved customer experience in mind, the 306 CR mini excavator is built to exceed customer expectations with strong performance, enhanced operator experience and…

NEW CAT® D5 DOZER DELIVERS NEXT GENERATION PERFORMANCE, UNMATCHED PRODUCTIVITY-BOOSTING TECHNOLOGY

The new Cat® D5 offers superior performance and the broadest choice of easy-to-use technology features to help you get the most from your bulldozer. Nimble and responsive, it has power for dozing and finesse for grading. A fully automatic transmission gives you…

CAT® D3K2 MULCHER FEATURES DURABLE, PRODUCTIVE DESIGN WITH OPERATOR SAFETY AND COMFORT AS PRIORITIES

The factory-built Cat® D3K2 Mulcher combines the solid foundation of the D3K2 dozer with the ruggedly designed Cat HM518 mulcher to take on a mix of small-to-medium-diameter material in a wide range of applications, including right-of-way construction/maintenance, site development, tree management,…

NEW CAT® 326 NEXT GEN EXCAVATOR DELIVERS INCREASED EFFICIENCY, HIGH PERFORMANCE DIGGING & LIFTING 

SIMPLE-TO-USE STANDARD CATERPILLAR TECHNOLOGIES BOOST OPERATOR EFFICIENCIES UP TO 45 PERCENT The new Cat® 326 excavator delivers premium performance with integrated simple-to-use technologies boosting efficiencies up to 45 percent over previous models. This 26-ton class model delivers improved fuel savings, lower…

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