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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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Improve Productivity with Built-In Technology

Time is of the essence, especially in the construction industry. Some machines feature built-in technology that will help you meet your deadlines and get the job done. Here are a few ways to utilize features inside the cab to boost your productivity.

Customizable Features allow you to make real-time adjustments while you’re on the job. Here’s how you can program your machine to better accommodate specific job needs and operator preferences: 

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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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How Cat Innovation Improves Fuel Efficiency

The Caterpillar team is always at work, constantly looking for ways to make our products more powerful, durable, and fuel-efficient. Here are a few fuel-saving innovations we’re integrating across our product line.

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