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Tips to Improve Operating Productivity

Operating a business successfully can be achieved by overcoming challenges, adding new business, hiring an effective team, and having the right equipment. Jobsite productivity is a common challenge that many businesses encounter. The Caterpillar article, "10 Tips to Increase Productivity" provides tips for increasing your jobsite productivity.

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West Coast Tomato Growers | Hawthorne Cat Customer Spotlight

West Coast Tomato Growers (WCTG) relies on Hawthorne Rentals to provide three Cat generator sets during tomato season. According to the RunReady Magazine article, Vine Ripe, the rental generators ensure WCTG has enough backup power to run a smooth operation for packing and refrigerating 50 truckloads of tomatoes daily. 

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Video | MTL and CTL Undercarriage and Maintenance

Caterpillar's Jeff Payne explains the importance of performing routine maintenance on the undercarriage of your Cat Multi Terrain Loader and Compact Track Loader in his video, "MTL & CTL Undercarriage and Maintenance." Although the multi terrain loader and compact track loaded are suited for a variety of terrains, it is important to match the right piece equipment with the appropriate type of terrain.

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Product Spotlight | Cat MH3049 Material Handler

Move more material on your jobsite with the Cat® MH3049 Material Handler. This Cat machine combines fuel efficiency with power to deliver a success job. 

Benefits of the Hydraulic System 

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Cat Performance Handbook | FREE Download

The Caterpillar Performance Handbook has been the ultimate resource for estimating the performance of a broad range of Cat machines for more than 40 years. Download the latest version (Edition 44) of the Caterpillar Performance Handbook for FREE.

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New Settings to Hystat System Deliver Control

Cat K Series® Small Wheel Loaders are equipped with the Caterpillar Hystat System designed to electronically control hydrostatic transmission. The system matches underfoot conditions by automatically adjusting tractive power at the wheels.

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New Features to Cat Performance Series Buckets

Caterpillar has redesigned the Performance Series Buckets to increase productivity, fuel economy, and operator efficiency. The new Cat® buckets feature a variety of design enhancements to make loading easier and faster for wheel loader machine operators of all skill levels. New bucket features help contain material better, reduce the number of passes per truck, and increase truck loads per day.

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Open House Wrap Up | Hawthorne Rentals Chula Vista

On Wednesday, April 9th, Hawthorne Cat hosted an open house at the newest South Bay Hawthorne Rentals location in Chula Vista, CA. More than 110 guests were in attendance for food, giveaways and special offers. Customers had the opportunity to check out the new Cat 336 E H Hybrid Excavator and other low hour machines in the rental inventory. 

Be sure to take advantage of our introductory special offer! Receive $100 off your next rental of $1,000 or more when you rent by May 31st, 2014 at the Chula Vista location.

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