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Caterpillar CIO Randy Krotowski resigns

Caterpillar CIO Randy Krotowski resigns

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 04, 2014

Caterpillar Chief Information Officer Randy Krotowski has resigned from the company. Krotowski's departure was effective June 1. The Caterpillar announcement did ...

Volvo, Terex finalize articulated truck, rigid-frame truck sale

Volvo, Terex finalize articulated truck, rigid-frame...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jun 02, 2014

Announced this past December, Terex’s sale of its off-highway rigid-frame and articulated trucks to Volvo Construction Equipment is now complete, ...

VIDEO: Caterpillar excavator tiptoes through China shop, stacks glass, somehow doesn’t break anything

VIDEO: Caterpillar excavator tiptoes through China...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 27, 2014

While Caterpillar hit viral video status with a video focusing on a massive game of Jenga, its latest Built For ...

John Deere profit drops 10% in 2Q, sales and revenues fall 9%

John Deere profit drops 10% in 2Q, sales and revenues...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on May 14, 2014

Snapping a streak of 15 consecutive quarters with record earnings, John Deere announced Wednesday declines in both profit and revenues ...

JCB sales dip, profit drops 14% in FY 2013

JCB sales dip, profit drops 14% in FY 2013

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 12, 2014

British equipment maker JCB saw profit and sales fall during fiscal year 2013, mostly impacted by a slowdown in emerging ...

Volvo CE’s new mobile app puts specs, dealers and other resources just a few taps away

Volvo CE’s new mobile app puts specs, dealers and...

Posted by Amy Materson on May 12, 2014

Volvo Construction Equipment has launched a new app for smartphones and tablets that gives customers access to Volvo CE news, ...

Aerial Work Platform sales propel Terex to profit in 1Q

Aerial Work Platform sales propel Terex to profit in 1Q

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 09, 2014

Despite flat sales, Terex announced increased first quarter earnings thanks to the continued success of its Aerial Work Platform segment. Net ...

Lawsuit alleges Caterpillar hid defects in 2007-2010 engines from buyers

Lawsuit alleges Caterpillar hid defects in 2007-2010...

Posted by James Jaillet on May 08, 2014

Nearly 10 class-action lawsuits have been filed against Caterpillar claiming that its 2007-2010 year model ACERT C13 and C15 engines ...

Komatsu sees profit jump 26% in FY 2013, but expects less demand in coming year

Komatsu sees profit jump 26% in FY 2013, but expects...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 07, 2014

Komatsu says an increase in demand for construction equipment in Japan, China and other regions offset a low demand for ...

Sales jump boosts Volvo CE operating income 29% in 1Q

Sales jump boosts Volvo CE operating income 29% in 1Q

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 25, 2014

Following a tough 2013, Volvo Construction Equipment saw a positive start to 2014, reporting a growth in sales and a ...

Caterpillar profit rises 5% in 1Q due to surge in construction equipment sales

Caterpillar profit rises 5% in 1Q due to surge in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 24, 2014

After a rough 2013 that saw profits drop 33 percent, the momentum Caterpillar gained during a strong fourth quarter appears ...

Caterpillar CEO talks up prospects of highway bill, says U.S. has a lot to learn about public-private partnerships

Caterpillar CEO talks up prospects of highway bill,...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 04, 2014

What are the prospects for the federal government passing a multi-year highway bill soon? Doug Oberhelman, Caterpillar chairman and chief executive ...

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