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Caterpillar CEO voices confidence in strength of key industries despite 64% profit decline in 3Q

Caterpillar CEO voices confidence in strength of key...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 23, 2015

After preparing everyone last month for the likelihood of continued bad news on the financial front with the launch of ...

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Culture Dash: Inside Caterpillar and Uptake’s...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 16, 2015

It's no secret that, among owners and operators in the construction industry, there's a healthy amount of distrust of or flat-out ...

Caterpillar CEO says Congress’ inaction on long-term highway bill threatens nation’s future

Caterpillar CEO says Congress’ inaction on...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Sep 24, 2015

The chairman and CEO of Caterpillar Inc. is again speaking out in favor of a long-term highway bill. Doug Oberhelman wrote a column ...

Caterpillar beats estimates, boosts profit 20% in 1Q despite dip in sales

Caterpillar beats estimates, boosts profit 20% in 1Q...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 24, 2015

Caterpillar delivered very good news for shareholders in its first quarter earnings report, with a big profit increase and an improved ...

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 ...

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