The trucks were put to the test in a variety of applications, including cold ambient temperatures, high ambient temperatures, uphill hauls and flat hauls.
With its cutting-edge elevated sprocket design, the Cat® D10 changed the face of the dozer market.
Prototype of battery electric LHD will be sent to a Canadian mine site.
The Canadian gold miner chose Caterpillar and Barloworld for 7 MW solar power installation at Otjikoto mine in Namibia.
This new large wheel loader joins the industry leader 988K and the recently launched 986K wheel loaders.
Advanced scalable technology for the New Cat® MD6310 Rotary Blasthole Drill improves drilling efficiency and productivity
Building on the solid legacy of the MD6420C, the new Cat® MD6310 blasthole drill offers substantial technology, efficiency and productivity improvements.
35th Anniversary of the Cat® 3500 Series Large Engine Inspires Philanthropy and Business Integration at Caterpillar Inc.
To recognize the 35th anniversary of the Cat® 3500 engine platform, and as an expression of the company’s commitment to powering human progress, Caterpillar Inc. will give a 3500 powered generator set to a charitable organization that is making a difference in the world.
The Cat® Reman product line now includes double solenoid valves for underground mining applications.
New Cat® MD5075C Track Drill Offers Enhanced Productivity, Reliability, Operator Comfort and Maintenance Access
The new Cat® MD5075C Track Drill is designed for best-in-class productivity, durability and low total cost of ownership. Cat rock drills deliver three times the lifespan of competitive drills, and the Cat carousel rod changer and drill rod handling system are a reliable mechanical design with no sensitive electronic sensors to cause downtime.
Building on the robust and productive Cat® 5110B, the new 6015B Hydraulic Shovel delivers a productivity advantage over other 100-tonne shovels thanks to the most powerful engine in its class, a large standard bucket and payload capacity of 14.6 tonnes.
With the addition of the new 18M3 Motor Grader to the Caterpillar lineup, mining operations using trucks with capacities to 190 tons (172 tonnes) can now choose the popular workhorse of the industry, the 16M3, or if more capability is required, the more productive 18M3.
Using Cat longwall roof supports, face conveyor (AFC) and stage loader, the Kuzbass region mine has repeatedly set Russian longwall production records.
90 reasons for 90 years
We have engaged in a very successful underground mining machine rebuild program with our customers—rebuilding scoops, shield haulers, continuous miners, feeder breakers and longwall gearboxes.
Caterpillar announces the successful use of advanced automation technology to enhance dozer productivity and safety while driving down cost per ton.
Cat® Remote Operator Station for Dozing Provides Safe, Comfortable Environment and Boosts Efficiency
The new Remote Operator Station for Dozing, part of Cat® MineStar™ Command for dozing, provides a safe, comfortable environment removed from the active dozing area.
Caterpillar Launches Monitoring Service To Help Manage Equipment Operator Fatigue and Distraction Risk
Caterpillar announces the launch of a 24/7 equipment operator monitoring service to provide customers the power to see, mitigate and manage the primary variable impacting their operations―the human factor.
The German Ibbenbüren mine is adding a second Cat® GH800B Longwall Plow System to recover its thin seam of anthracite coal—averaging only 1.04 meters thick. RAG Anthrazit Ibbenbüren GmbH placed the order for a second system based on the productive performance of the first Cat GH800B system.
Caterpillar’s largest wheel loader and handles significantly greater payload compared to its predecessor, the 994H.
In July 2014 Caterpillar will deliver the first of two complete Cat® longwall mining systems to the Soma Eynez East mine of Demir Export A.S. – Fernas Insaat A.S. Joint Venture. Both longwall systems are designed for longwall top coal caving (LTCC) in a coal seam with an average thickness of 25 meters (82 feet).
A coal mine located in southern West Virginia (USA) recently set another world record for daily low-seam coal production using a Cat® automated longwall plow system.
New 990K Wheel Loader Features Increased Productivity, Enhanced Safety and Operator Efficiency, and Easier Service
Designed as an optimum loading tool for Cat quarry and mining trucks, specifically the 773, 775 and 777 ranging from about 60 to 100 tons (54 to 91 tonnes) capacity, the new 990K also features engine configurations to meet customer needs worldwide.
New Cat® D9T Dozer Delivers Enhanced Productivity, Operator Safety and Serviceability and Meets Latest Emissions Standards
The new dozer features a Cat C18 ACERT™ engine, which meets Tier 4 Final/Stage IV emissions standards, and delivers 436 net horsepower (325 kW) at 1,800 rpm. High torque rise of 36 percent enables the dozer to power through tough material.
The new system is expected to average 10,000 tonnes production per day.
New Cat® MD5150C Track Drill Builds on MD5150 With More Cat Components and Choice of Three Different Rock Drills
Compared to the MD5125, which the MD5150C will replace, the new drill has 18 percent more power, a compressor that can deliver 33 percent more air volume and 40 percent more air pressure, 19 percent faster tram speed and 40 percent greater ground clearance.