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Casper Company | Hawthorne Cat Customer Spotlight

Casper Company is a demolition company that was founded in 1984 in Spring Valley, CA. According to the article in On The Job Magazine, “A Concrete Solution,” Casper Company maintains their competitive advantage by being faster, cleaner, safer, and providing professional service 100% of the time.

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Product Spotlight | Cat 910K and 914K Compact Wheel Loaders

Caterpillar has expanded its Compact Wheel Loaders product line to include the 914K and the new 910K. The new compact wheel loaders replace the Cat 914G2 and IT14G2 models. The loaders feature a redesigned cab, Cat Hystat hydrostatus drive system, and a 92-net horsepower, EPA Tier 4-Interim / EU Stage IIIB engine. These powerful compact wheel loaders are equipped with the same digging power as conventional Z-bar machines, but incorporate functions of integrated tool carriers.

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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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TC Construction | Hawthorne Cat Customer Spotlight

TC Construction is a general engineering contractor and loyal customer of Hawthorne Cat. TC construction recently worked with the City of San Diego on an overlay project. The relatively small paving project consisted of road repairs throughout San Diego. During this project, TC Construction learned that generating profit isn't as easy as signing a contract.

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Product Spotlight | Cat TH255C Telehandler

The new Cat TH255C Telehandler is a compact, extremely versatile machine. The new powerful engine has been redesigned to meet U.S. EPA Tier 4-Final/EU Stage IIIB and Tier 3/EU Stage IIIA emission requirements. Its smaller design provides compatibility with of a wide range of work tools and suits a variety of jobsite applications.

New features

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Backhoe Loader vs. Mini Excavator | What Works For You?

Backhoe Loaders have long been a staple on a job site. In recent years, more contractors are opting for a mini hydraulic excavator instead of a backhoe loader. Both machines can benefit your project, but understanding your jobsite applications is the key to making the right decision for your job.

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