Cat® Grade Connectivity for Grade with 3D
Cat® Grade Connectivity
Cat® Grade Connectivity for Grade with 3D is a subscription service that expands the capability of Grade with 3D via cellular connection.
DESCRIPTIONCat® Grade Connectivity, designed specifically for Cat® Grade with 3D, uses machine telematics to connect to Virtual Reference Station (VRS) networks without the need for additional hardware. Associated subscriptions are required.
SIMPLIFY YOUR WORK
- Cat® Grade Connectivity can replace the need for additional hardware for cellular connectivity.
- Use on a wide range of excavators, dozers, scrapers, motor graders, pavers, and cold planers equipped with Cat® Grade with 3D.
- Upload productivity data to VisionLink® 3D using Trimble Works Manager (additional subscription required) to share site design files without the need for external USB drives.
- Cat® Grade Connectivity is available in select countries and optimal for use in areas with cellular coverage. Additional base station may be required for areas with low coverage. Consult your Cat® dealer for more information.
HOW IT WORKS
- Cat® Grade Connectivity is an upgrade subscription for Cat® Grade with 3D on a wide range of excavators, dozers, scrapers, motor graders, pavers, and cold planers.
- The subscription adds cellular connectivity to individual machines for easy connection to Virtual Reference Station (VRS) networks.
- The cellular service provides internet connection for correction services and/or 2-way data.
- Cat® Grade Connectivity effectively eliminates the need for additional base stations on any job site within a cellular network. Additional base stations may be required for areas without coverage.
- Cat® Grade Connectivity works on machines equipped with updated Grade with 3D software and Product Link software from the factory or installed afterwards.
- The subscription can be retrofitted on all brands of equipment – ideal for mixed fleet use.
- Install on multiple machines to easily manage Cat® Grade performance across an entire fleet.
- Cat® Grade Connectivity can replace other hardware for cellular connection.
- Cat® Grade Connectivity requires two additional subscriptions to Cat® Essentials Hourly and Trimble Works Manager to enable cellular connection.
- The subscription includes 1 GB of data per month per machine. If monthly data usage rate exceeds 1 GB, additional hardware is required.