Caterpillar upgrades flagship shovel

Caterpillar upgrades flagship shovel

Many of the changes can be retrofitted to existing shovels.

Fleet

17 DECEMBER 2020
New Cat makes the earth move

New Cat makes the earth move

The 657 has the biggest open bowl scraper in Caterpillar's fleet.

Simulation / Optimisation

08 DECEMBER 2020
FMG goes fully automatic

FMG goes fully automatic

Autonomous haulage system has increased productivity by 30%, FMG says.

Fleet

28 OCTOBER 2020
Cat looks to the future

Cat looks to the future

The new 140t payload mining truck is powered by a Cat 3512E engine.

Fleet

06 OCTOBER 2020
Get it on

Get it on

Available for Caterpillar R1700 and R3000 loaders.

Fleet

28 SEPTEMBER 2020
Cat rolls out another D9

Cat rolls out another D9

Latest version expected to be available in fourth quarter of 2020.

Fleet

09 SEPTEMBER 2020
Chichester trucks just robots in disguise

Chichester trucks just robots in disguise

FMG has 168 automated trucks in service at both the Chichester Hub and the nearby Solomon Hub.

Fleet

23 JUNE 2020
Caterpillar freezing executive pay

Caterpillar freezing executive pay

Freeze on base pay increases. Incentive schemes also affected.

Covid-19

02 APRIL 2020
COVID-19 hitting Caterpillar supply chain

COVID-19 hitting Caterpillar supply chain

Company says it is suspending operations at certain facilities but will not say which ones.

Covid-19

30 MARCH 2020
Regulating automation

Regulating automation

A risk-based assessment model preferred over prescriptive regulation.

Innovation

02 MARCH 2020
Boddington to automate haulage fleet

Boddington to automate haulage fleet

Newmont expects to get more than a 35% return on its US$150 million investment.

Technology / innovation

20 FEBRUARY 2020
Cat lends hand to fire relief

Cat lends hand to fire relief

Cat's thoughts are with the Australian people.

Sustainability

24 JANUARY 2020