Tag: Caterpillar

A case study done by Whittle Consulting for autonomous hauling systems provider Pronto presented the benefits of small autonomous trucks versus other autonomous and manned options. Photo: shaunl/E+/Getty Images

Which truck size is best for autonomous hauling?

January 26, 2024By

A case study analyzing ‘small’ and ‘medium’ haulers presents a surprising finding about autonomous tech.

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Developments to consider in aggregate equipment, technology

January 25, 2024By

New aggregate equipment and technology options come from BinMaster, Caterpillar, Chevron, Kleemann, ProStack and Terex MPS.

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Executives from CRH including Scott Parson (third from left) met with Caterpillar CEO Jim Umpleby (fourth from right) and group president Denise Johnson (fifth from right) in Irving, Texas. Photo: CRH

CRH, Caterpillar partner on electric haulers

January 8, 2024By

Caterpillar signed an agreement with CRH to accelerate the deployment of electric off-highway trucks and charging solutions.

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Cat establishes COO position, appoints Creed

October 16, 2023By

Joseph Creed, the group president of energy and transportation at Caterpillar, will take up the COO role on Nov. 1.

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GC wheel loader is optimized as a 50-ton truck match loader. Photo: Cat

Cat debuts wheel loader to match 50-ton trucks

September 12, 2023By

Cat says its 988 GC wheel loader delivers reliable and efficient operation, allowing customers to move more material at a lower cost per hour.

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Pronto’s autonomous hauling system allows mine operators to store saved routes and share them with trucks throughout their fleet. Photo: Pronto

How mining operations are adopting autonomy

August 18, 2023By

The benefits of autonomous hauling are becoming evident as mining operations utilize the technology more.

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Develon offered equipment demonstrations at its Festival Grounds booth. Photo: P&Q Staff

The very latest in excavators, loaders

June 14, 2023By and

Many well-known industry companies displayed their latest wares at ConExpo-Con/Agg, focusing on technology, sustainability and safety.

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Luck Stone, Caterpillar talk autonomous hauling

April 19, 2023By and

Charlie Luck discusses the history between Luck Stone and Caterpillar, detailing what led to the companies’ latest venture involving autonomous haul trucks.

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How Cat, Luck Stone see their latest project unfolding

April 17, 2023By and

Caterpillar’s Denise Johnson and Luck Stone’s Charlie Luck share additional details about their companies’ plans to scale autonomous hauling solutions for aggregate producers.

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