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Cat says the DTH hammer's valved design, Cat says, provides reliable operation, low air consumption, easier maintenance and cost effective rebuild. Photo courtesy of Cat.

Caterpillar debuts hammers, bits for blasthole drilling

September 9, 2019By

Cat released down-the-hole hammers and bits designed for severe blasthole drilling applications that improve on operation and maintenance.

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Caterpillar's MD6200 drill. Photo courtesy of Caterpillar.

Cat launches its smallest rotary blasthole drill yet

October 18, 2018By

The new MD6200 is set up in a package that makes it Caterpillar’s most transportable rotary drill to date.

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Caterpillar introduces electric-drive loader, new excavators and more

November 20, 2017By

Cat introduced its 988K XE electric-drive wheel loader, next-generation excavators, Yellowmark budget replacement parts and first-ever utility vehicles.

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Caterpillar dealer to open shop in Cuba

November 1, 2017By

Reuters says Caterpillar Inc.’s dealer for Cuba, Rimco, will open a distribution center for the company at Havana’s Mariel special development zone.

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Toromont Industries buys Hewitt Equipment

August 29, 2017By

Toromont Industries has entered into an agreement to acquire the businesses and net operating assets of the Hewitt Group for approximately CA$1 billion.

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Caterpillar CFO plans to retire in 2018

August 2, 2017By

Caterpillar’s Group President and CFO Brad Halverson elected to retire in 2018. The company plans to launch a global, external search to fill his position.

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Caterpillar implements leadership, company changes

June 19, 2017By

As a result of three vice presidents retiring, Caterpillar has made a number of leadership changes and appointments.

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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.

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