In the Know | Machines

Cat Telehandlers Are Versatile and Can Boost Jobsite Productivity

With an increased demand for efficient jobsites, fleet owners are turning to multipurpose machines that can easily adapt to various applications. Cat Telescope Handlers, otherwise known as Telehandlers, are the ideal piece of equipment for a multitude of applications. Cat Telehandlers are flexible, powerful and can handle heavy bucket loads, have high reach heights, and can easily maneuver around tight workspaces.

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Hawthorne Cat GroundBreaker | 2015 Product Focus

The recently released 2015 Product Focus edition of GroundBreaker Magazine is now available to download. The annual reference guide offers a comprehensive overview of the Cat® equipment currently available on the market.

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Hawthorne Cat Hosts Level 1 Operator Training

Last month, Hawthorne Cat hosted a Level 1 Operator Training session for equipment operators from the Rainbow Municipal Water District. The training was held at the Konyn Dairy in Escondido, CA.

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Caterpillar Expands Paving Products Machine Family

Caterpillar recently announced the expansion of the Paving equipment product line to include the new AP1000F and AP1055F Asphalt Pavers. The new Cat Asphalt Pavers are powerful, extremely fuel-efficient and meet Tier 4 emissions regulations.

New features of the Cat AP1000F and AP1055F Pavers

Fuel Efficiency

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Compact Machines | Safety Evaluation

Although construction projects are typically on a very tight working schedule, equipment owners and operators should make safety a priority. Help prevent accidents, increase revenue and maximize uptime by following equipment safety guidelines. Caterpillar and Hawthorne Cat educate customers about proper safety techniques for operating equipment. Each category of equipment requires specific safety precautions.

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Product Spotlight | Cat 336F Excavator

The new Cat® 336F Excavator delivers improved productivity and fuel efficiency while reducing the carbon footprint. The 336F Excavator meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emissions standards and is equipped with a variety of new features to improve overall jobsite productivity. 

New features to the Cat 336F Excavator

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Cat 303E CR Mini Hydraulic Excavator Designed for Performance & Comfort

The all-new Cat® 303E CR Mini Hydraulic Excavator has been redesigned to maximize performance and enhance operator comfort and safety. The compact design of the 303E CR Mini Excavator makes this the ideal piece of equipment for working efficiently in tight spaces. This Cat Mini Excavator measures only 61 inches wide across the blade and has a maximum operating weight of 7,782, which makes transportation a breeze.

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New Cat F2 Series Backhoe Loaders Equipped with New Features

Earlier this year, Caterpillar expanded the Backhoe Loader product line to include the new F2 Series models (416F2, 420F2, 430F2 and the all new 415F2). The center-pivot of the all-new Cat F2 Series Backhoe Loaders are designed for maximum performance, reliability and durability. The F2 Series Backhoe Loaders are now equipped with engines that meet Tier 4 Final emissions requirements. Both single-tile and Integrated Tool Carrier front linkage and four-wheel drive still come standard on the 420F2 and 430F2 models.

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