Six months into the U.S. tariffs on imported aluminum and steel, Caterpillar Inc is finding that one of the best ways it can protect profits is a cost cutting strategy that is more than two years old.
Caterpillar Mining News
Using seven Caterpillar 793F CMD autonomous trucks, the miner was able to transport 26% more ore at Brucutu mine in just a month.
The global market for surface mining trucks is expected to grow steadily to 2020, primarily driven by the growing demand from mining companies operating across the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region.
The technology has gained traction and customers are asking for them.
Newmont Mining is the largest user of Cat underground vehicle automation technology in the western hemisphere.
The 797F model is Caterpillar’s largest truck and the largest mechanical-drive mining truck in the world.
The deal will add more offerings that can improve efficiency and safety to GE's customers, which include Komatsu Ltd and Rio Tinto PLC.
The new Cat® 24 Motor Grader delivers high performance construction and maintenance of mine roads to improve mining truck efficiency.
Heavy equipment maker is also contemplating the closure of its engine manufacturing plant in Illinois.
Mining giant Rio Tinto Ltd said it plans to expand its fleet of autonomous trucks operating in Australia’s Pilbara iron-ore region, part of a cost-cutting program across its operations.
The company posted major gains in the third quarter.
Caterpillar Global Mining is participating in the AusIMM Underground Operators’ Conference as an exhibitor, conference sponsor and presenter.
Companies have reached agreement for the expansion of Cat® Command for Hauling at Fortescue’s iron ore mines in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.
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.
Contract is for commercial construction equipment.
Cash and shares deal aims to expand Toromont's network of heavy equipment dealers in eastern Canada.
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.
Doug Hoerr, Caterpillar's vice president of the material handling & underground division, is retiring in August after more than 20 years with the company.
Alight, Inc. announces Series A funding round of $11 million including strategic investment by Caterpillar Venture Capital Inc.
San Francisco SaaS technology company to use funding to rapidly expand and bring the power to Forecast the Future™ to the world’s most complex and dynamic industries.
CAT's 986K wheel loader is equipped with the recently launched command remote control system
The Japanese firm has completed its $3.7bn takeover of the Milwaukee-based equipment maker.
New Cat® MD6250 blasthole drill cuts costs and improves drilling efficiency with rugged design, integrated technology
The new Cat® MD6250 blasthole drill delivers optimum drilling efficiency in single- and multi-pass applications for both rotary and down-the-hole (DTH) modes.