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2022 Cat Product Line Brochure

By John Lee | April 13, 2022

The 2022 Cat Product Line brochure provides detailed information on popular Cat machines for easy reference. Browse specifications for various models of backhoe loaders, dozers, excavators, motor graders, and telehandlers.…

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ACCO Engineered Systems | Hawthorne Cat Customer Spotlight

By Hawthorne Cat | March 25, 2022

ACCO Engineered Systems (ACCO) has designed, installed, and maintained hundreds of mechanical projects since its inception in 1934. ACCO is an employee-owned company dedicated to the design, fabrication, installation, maintenance…

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James Thomas “Tom” Hawthorne | September 25, 1928 – March 10, 2022

By Hawthorne Cat | March 17, 2022

San Diego, CA — Hawthorne Cat, the exclusive Cat® equipment dealer in San Diego, the Hawaiian Islands and the Pacific Region is sad to announce the passing James Thomas “Tom”…

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Renting Versus Buying Heavy Equipment

By Christopher Giannaris | March 4, 2022

Many people debate whether to rent or buy heavy equipment. To be fair, new heavy equipment is a large expense that many small businesses are unsure if they want to…

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Sizes of Excavators You Should Know

By Christopher Giannaris | March 4, 2022

There are many different types of excavators that you should be aware of, especially if you are considering purchasing one or if you are looking to rent one. Hawthorne Cat…

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Top Safety Tips for Heavy Equipment Operators

By Christopher Giannaris | March 4, 2022

Heavy equipment can be quite dangerous if operated by untrained users. Even so, trained operators need to stay focused and vigilant at all times, aware of their surroundings and their…

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Steps to Heavy Equipment Rentals

By Christopher Giannaris | March 4, 2022

If you’ve never rented heavy equipment or it’s been a while, here’s your guide to help you get started. Hawthorne Cat offers a myriad of heavy equipment rentals at all…

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Our Heavy Equipment Rental Inventory

By Christopher Giannaris | March 4, 2022

When it comes to heavy equipment rental, you want the best. Here at Hawthorne Cat, we offer heavy equipment rentals for your needs, including aerial equipment, light towers, earthmoving equipment,…

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MB General Engineering, Inc. | Hawthorne Cat Customer Spotlight

By Hawthorne Cat | February 16, 2022

MB General Engineering, Inc. was established in 2016 by Corey Maher, who had previously been an owner/operator for several years, working primarily on residential projects. Maher started his new heavy…

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Your Top Provider of Excavators in California, Hawaii, and Guam

By Christopher Giannaris | February 2, 2022

The scope of tasks that excavators can accomplish seems to be endless: earthmoving, digging, dredge work, material handling, demolition, underwater operations, forestry, debris removal, and the list goes on. Hawthorne…

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