Tag: Caterpillar

Intertractor America's service center is located in Gillette, Wyoming. Photo courtesy of The Promersberger Co.

Equipment service center opens in Wyoming

May 18, 2017By

Intertractor America opened a 6,000-sq.-ft. facility that provides a centralized location for customers in several Rocky Mountain-area states.

The Cat Smartband monitors users’ alertness throughout the workday. Photo courtesy of Cat

Safety technologies help manage operator fatigue

April 13, 2017By

Incidents related to fatigue are not uncommon in the aggregate industry, but some safety technologies exist to help reduce these types of incidents.


Cat plans to close Illinois plant, lay off 800 workers

April 3, 2017By

Caterpillar plans to close its Aurora, Illinois, plant and lay off about 800 employees as a result of an anticipated decline in demand for its products.

Caterpillar's M317F

Wheeled excavators deliver reliable performance

March 27, 2017By

The new Caterpillar M315F and M317F compact radius wheeled excavators are additions to the recently launched Cat F Series wheeled excavator range.

Screen Machine's 4043TR

Impact crusher features multiple Screen Machine firsts

March 22, 2017By

Screen Machine Industries showcased its new 4043TR impact crusher at ConExpo-Con/Agg 2017, where company representatives offered some insights on the portable plant’s features and benefits.


Cat hires former US attorney general following raid

March 20, 2017By

Caterpillar retained Bill Barr, former U.S. attorney general, as outside counsel amid a federal investigation into the company.

Photo courtesy of Ironclad Marketing

Screening plant offers dealer a salable solution

February 21, 2017By

Frustrated with a poor-performing screener, a dealer finds a solution that offers customers a quicker setup time, better performance.


Cat to establish global headquarters in Chicago

January 31, 2017By

Caterpillar will locate a limited group of senior executives and support functions in the Chicago area later this year.