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Updated CAT® PL61 Pipelayer Offers Performance, Safety Features, Easy Maintenance and Transport

For Worldwide Release (excluding Japan): April 2018 Release Number: 290PR18 Part of a full line of purpose-built Cat® pipe layers, the updated PL61 delivers 40,000 lb (18 145 kg) of maximum load capacity. The new model retains its familiar comfort and easy maintenance features, with updates for added safety and performance. Easy 128-inch (3240 mm) transport […]

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Caterpillar Foundation Donates $300,000 to American Red Cross Relief Efforts as Texas Endures Hurricane Harvey

PEORIA, Ill. — As Texas battles one of the worst storms to hit the state in decades, the Caterpillar Foundation is announcing a $300,000 donation to the American Red Cross to aid in immediate relief efforts. Hurricane Harvey, which made landfall as a Category 4 storm, is producing life-threatening flooding for both coastal and inland […]

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The New CAT® MD6250 Blasthole Drill

RUGGED DESIGN, INTEGRATED TECHNOLOGY LOWERS OWNERSHIP COSTS AND IMPROVES DRILLING EFFICIENCY FOR THE NEW CAT® MD6250 BLASTHOLE DRILL   The new Cat® MD6250 blasthole drill delivers optimum drilling efficiency in single- and multi-pass applications for both rotary and down-the-hole (DTH) modes. Featuring automated operation, the drill runs within ideal operating parameters for maximum bit life, […]

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New Rover Pipeline Marks Largest Horsepower Order of Cat® Gas Compression Engines

Houston, TX – A total of 39 Cat® gas compression engines delivering in excess of 211,000 horsepower—the company’s largest ever single-project order—is headed to Ohio as part of a major new U.S.-based pipeline. Twenty-one G3616, two G3612, one G3606 and three G3520 engines, as well as 12 G16CM34 units, will provide power at nine compressor […]

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Cat® MD5150C Top Hammer Drill

Cat® MD5150C Top Hammer Drill proves performance in tough applications For Release Worldwide: February 2015 Release Number: 79PR15 Even in granite-like conditions the new Cat® MD5150C Top Hammer Drill is out-performing down-the-hole rigs with its higher productivity and much lower fuel consumption—while achieving comparable hole straightness. Cat drill customer Iron Mountain Quarry, located south of […]

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Caterpillar Oil & Gas Sells 700th Dynamic Gas Blending™ Kit

For Worldwide Release: October 2014 Release Number: CO&G14P19 Houston, Texas – Caterpillar Oil & Gas is pleased to announce the sale of the 700th Cat® Dynamic Gas Blending™ (DGB™) kit for 3500 engines, the company’s industry-leading dual fuel technology for land drilling, production and well stimulation applications. Originally introduced to the market in 2012, the […]

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Caterpillar Introduces Stainless Steel Well Stimulation Pump Fluid Ends for Oil and Gas Industry

Houston, Texas – Caterpillar Global Petroleum announces the addition of stainless steel fluid ends to the Cat® XD line of well stimulation pumps and fluid ends.  These fluid ends, compatible with all Cat XD Series components, will be available for order in the first quarter of 2014.   “Stainless steel offers Caterpillar customers numerous benefits, […]

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Caterpillar Introduces G3516C Land Drilling Power Module

For Worldwide Release: September 2013 Release Number: GP13PR22 New Genset to Feature Increased Power, Improved Performance Houston, TX – Caterpillar Global Petroleum is pleased to introduce the Cat® G3516C generator set for global land drilling applications. Available in early 2014, G3516C offers an increased power rating of 1,555 eKW (2,175 hp) @ 1800 rpm. This […]

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Caterpillar Global Petroleum Unveils Increased Power Rating for Cat C280

Singapore – Caterpillar Global Petroleum is pleased to announce Cat® C280-16 generator sets with an increased power rating have been selected by Jurong Shipyard, a subsidiary of Sembcorp Marine, to power the Moss Maritime designed CS60 West Rigel. The West Rigel is a semisubmersible drilling rig newbuild under construction for North Atlantic Drilling Limited, a […]

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New Cat® 3500 Tier 4 Land Well Service Engine to be Launched at OTC

Houston, TX – Caterpillar Global Petroleum is pleased to announce the launch of the new Cat® 3512E (HD) High Horsepower Land well service engine. The United States EPA Tier 4 Final 3512E (HD) engine is offered with ATAAC and SCAC configurations in two power ratings: 1678 bkW (2250 bhp) @ 1800 rpm and 1864 bkW […]

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Caterpillar to supply prime power for six drillships

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – Caterpillar Global Petroleum announced today it has been awarded the contract from Estaleiro Enseada do Paraguaçu – EEP to provide the diesel generator sets for the main and propulsion power, as well as the emergency power, for six drillships. All six drillships are to be built at Estaleiro Enseada do […]

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Caterpillar to Power Russia’s Largest Offshore Oil and Gas Platform

                        For Worldwide Release: Mar 2013 Release Number: GP13PR01 Caterpillar to Power Russia’s Largest Offshore Oil and Gas Platform Cat® 3500 diesel generator sets installed on Arctic production platform   Houston, Texas – Caterpillar Oil and Gas is pleased to announce the Cat® 3500 diesel generator sets have been successfully […]

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