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Integrated Technologies Improve Cat M Series Motor Graders

Caterpillar launched four new integrated systems for M Series, M Series 2 and M Series 3 Motor Graders that improve performance and productivity without sacrificing resources. The suite of new technologies include Cat® GRADE with Cross Slope, Stable Grade, Auto Articulation and Advanced Control Joysticks.

Cat® GRADE with Cross Slope

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New Cat GRADE with Slope Assist | Increase Quality & Efficiency

Cat® GRADE with Slope Assist for Track-Type Tractors helps you increase efficiency through in-cab guidance and blade control. The system automatically maintains blade fall and slope angles, reducing manual input by up to 80%. The fixed display features real-time guides that allow operators to monitor progress at any time. Work output is quicker, more precise, and consumes fewer resources.

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NEWest Construction | Hawthorne Cat Customer Spotlight

Headquartered in San Diego, NEWest Contruction Company, Inc. is a general engineering contracting firm that operates throughout Southern California. They specialize in a variety of public works utility projects, including wastewater treatment plants, wet utility construction, and power plant operations. NEWest is a versatile firm that has been in service for over 10 years.

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Help Hawthorne Cat Raise Money for the Boys & Girls Clubs

On April 1 and 2, 2016, a team of 12 Hawthorne Cat employees will run a 190-plus mile relay from Huntington Beach to San Diego, CA  as part of the 2016 SoCal Ragnar Relay Race. In an effort to raise money for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego, Hawthorne Cat is seeking your help in reaching our goal of $10,000.

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Razors Edge | Hawthorne Cat Customer Spotlight

Razors Edge Grading and Excavation, Inc. is a general contractor that works for several local utility companies in the San Diego area. It’s owned and operated by husband and wife Robert and Athena Miller and provides a Swiss Army Knife approach to the underground utility trade.

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New Cat 963K Track Loader Improves Performance and Productivity

Track Loaders are regarded as powerful machines that are capable of working in almost all conditions. The new Cat 963K model combines that renowned versatility with improved efficiency and performance, as well new comfort and safety features. It also meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emission standards. More new features of the Cat 963K Track Loader include:

Higher Efficiency and Productivity

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GPS Plumbing | Hawthorne Cat Customer Spotlight

GPS Plumbing is a commercial and residential plumbing service company owned by husband and wife, Ryan and Daniella Birdwell. They rely on heavy construction machinery to handle their toughest jobs. The company owns and operates a large fleet of Cat machines, and they have been loyal Hawthorne Cat customers for almost a decade.

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