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Caterpillar pushes dealers missing out on billions in sales each year to increase use of telematics data

Caterpillar pushes dealers missing out on billions in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 21, 2014

Contractors aren't the only ones not using telematics. Dealers of the largest heavy equipment manufacturer in the world are also ...

OEMs used ConExpo to preview what will be the most revolutionary decade in the history of heavy equipment and truck technology

OEMs used ConExpo to preview what will be the most...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 24, 2014

As ConExpos go, the 2014 show was a welcome shot of enthusiasm for the construction industry. But it was a ...

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 ...

Profits drop 33% in 2013, but Caterpillar’s better-than-expected 4Q provides momentum for ’14

Profits drop 33% in 2013, but Caterpillar’s...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 27, 2014

Caterpillar released its fourth quarter and full-year financial results for 2013 this morning, with numbers that were better than expected ...

The latest in a string of closings, Caterpillar to shutter Virginia mining equipment plant, lay off 240 workers

The latest in a string of closings, Caterpillar to...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 19, 2013

The decrease in demand for mining equipment is still hurting Caterpillar as the company has announced plans to close another ...

Bloomberg profile of Caterpillar CEO focuses on gap between profits and worker pay

Bloomberg profile of Caterpillar CEO focuses on gap...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 20, 2013

Bloomberg Businessweek recently profiled Caterpillar CEO Doug Olberhelman, pulling very few punches in the process. The profile refers to Olberhelman as ...

Caterpillar first-quarter profits fall 45% due to inventory cuts, low mining demand

Caterpillar first-quarter profits fall 45% due to...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 23, 2013

A steep decline in demand for mining equipment coupled with reductions in inventory are to blame for Caterpillar's slumping first-quarter ...

VIDEO: Caterpillar CEO talks Bauma, telematics and customers

VIDEO: Caterpillar CEO talks Bauma, telematics and...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 19, 2013

From Munich and the Bauma show, Caterpillar recently posted a video interview to YouTube with its Chairman and CEO Doug ...

Caterpillar CEO talks hybrid tech, rental business at Bauma

Caterpillar CEO talks hybrid tech, rental business at...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Apr 16, 2013

Noting that the 2010 Icelandic volcano prevented him from attending the last Bauma show, Doug Oberhelman, Caterpillar president and CEO, ...

Caterpillar CEO calls for more visas for foreign engineers, path to legal status for undocumented immigrants

Caterpillar CEO calls for more visas for foreign...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 05, 2013

During a speech at the Illinois Business Immigration Coalition in Chicago, Caterpillar CEO Doug Oberhelman said his company has a hard ...

Cat profit up 67%, sales up 22%

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jul 25, 2012

Caterpillar announced a second-quarter 67-increase in profit per share and a 22-percent increase in sales and revenue over second quarter 2011 ...

CONEXPO/CONAGG 2011

CONEXPO/CONAGG 2011

Posted by Brooke Wisdom on May 04, 2011

CONEXPO-CON/AGG What it means to you and the future of the industry Staff Reports With a backdrop of 20-percent construction unemployment and two ...

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