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Cat 232D transitions from construction role to multi-task farming

When fitted with purpose-built work tools, the Cat 232D transitions from a construction role into a multi-task farming machine. (more…)

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The Cat 428F2 is powered by a Cat 3054C engine with a net power rating (ISO 9249) of 64,9 kW. F2 units feature a new step design with reduced height, which enhances cab access/egress safety, with a bottom step that is resiliently mounted to prevent damage from debris.

An evolving backhoe loader legend: ‘A’ to ‘F2’ in 30 years

The year 2015 marks the 30th anniversary of Caterpillar’s first backhoe loader and coincides with the worldwide release of the latest generation F2 series – the next advance in on-site performance, where lowest cost of ownership is a deciding key factor. (more…)

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The new Cat High Abrasion Cast Cutting Edge System.

Dozer blade protection at the cutting edge

Developed specifically for Cat D10 and D11 track-type tractors, the new Cat High Abrasion Cast Cutting Edge System is built specifically for extreme, high abrasion pushing applications with low to moderate impact, moving more material with less machine downtime, shift after shift. The system is designed for fitment on Cat universal and semi-universal blades. (more…)

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The Cat AP600F wheeled paver fitted with the Cat SE50 VT screed. Ratio control for the conveyors can now be controlled from the screed.

High production paving – perfect mat finishes

Due for release to the southern African market from the fourth quarter of 2015, Caterpillar’s latest generation Cat AP600F wheeled paver, and its track derivative, the Cat AP655F, lead the way with a host of new technologies designed to deliver world class mat finishes, with a maximum paving depth of 30 cm. (more…)

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The Cat 305.5E2 CR can be fitted with an optional rear view camera. In addition to maximum workplace safety, this improves operator productivity and efficiency through a 360 degree view of the job, making tasks easier to execute.

A multi-task workhorse suited for anything, from trenching to tunnel wall scaling

Manufactured at Caterpillar’s Athens factory in Georgia, USA, the latest generation Cat Cat 305.5E2 CR (Compact Radius) mini excavator has now been launched into the southern African market for diverse, high performance applications across the building, construction and allied industrial segments, including the refractory and mining sectors.  (more…)

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Synchronised Cat generators supplied and maintained by Barloworld Power Rental at Mbali Colliery in Mpumalanga.

Staying at the top

When Cherese Knouwds was in the USA at a Caterpillar conference early this year she was surprised and proud to see photographs of the Barloworld Power Rental facility in Boksburg displayed as an example of global best practice. (more…)

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