Canadian Mining Journal


Caterpillar Inc.


  • MOVING: Caterpillar to build new global headquarters

    April 25, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DEERFIELD, Ill. – Caterpillar Inc. announced today that its new global headquarters will be located in Deerfield, Illinois, a northern Chicago suburb. The new headquarters building is minutes away from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport, is centrally located near major interstates

  • News

    SOFTWARE: Cat Terrain for drilling, loading and grading

    April 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PEORIA, Ill. – Cat Terrain’s onboard guidance and real-time feedback tools help you plan work, then work the plan, more efficiently. The latest upgrade – for drilling, grading and loading – does even more, with new features to help users hit

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    GOLD: Lydian chooses Cat, Sandvik, ABB, Azmet for Amulsar project

    February 23, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARMENIA – Lydian International of Toronto has let the major contracts for its Amulsar gold project. The contracts cover the mining fleet, materials handling system, gold recovery plant, electrical systems, and worker accommodations Zeppelin International will supply Caterpillar mobile mining

  • FINANCIAL: Caterpillar reports third-quarter 2016 results

    October 26, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PEORIA: Caterpillar Inc. today announced profit per share of $0.48 for the third quarter of 2016, a decrease from $0.94 per share in the third quarter of 2015.  Excluding restructuring costs, profit per share was $0.85, down from $1.05 per share

  • ENERGY: Cat microgrid technologies from Hewitt Equipment offer renewable solutions

    September 29, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Hewitt Equipment, the Caterpillar dealer for Quebec and the Maritimes, is proud to announce that it will now offer the most recent Cat® microgrid technology, a new suite of power systems that integrates many innovations in terms of

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    EQUIPMENT: Caterpillar introduces the smart iron age

    May 9, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MUNICH, Germany – Doug Oberhelman, chairman and CEO of Caterpillar Inc., unveiled “The Age of Smart Iron” last month at Bauma. The Age of Smart Iron describes Caterpillar’s strategy to be the industry leader bringing digital solutions designed to improve

  • Feature

    Underground maintenance at Glencore’s Nickel Rim South mine gets five-star rating

    February 1, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    It’s conventional wisdom that underground mining is a dirty business. In fact, it’s undeniably true because as almost everybody knows, the nature of working underground involves spaces that are often cramped, damp and dark. To say that the environment is

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    ENERGY & MINES: Caterpillar to be top sponsor at Toronto summit in October

    September 15, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Energy and Mines, an organization specialized in building connections between mining and renewable energy, is pleased to announce that Caterpillar (Caterpillar.com) is the principal sponsor of the upcoming 3rd annual Energy and Mines…

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    TRUCK: New Loadpro X60 comes with fuel efficient Cat components

    February 3, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    AUSTRALIA – There’s a new haul truck on the block – the Loadpro X60 – developed in direct response to mining and other off-road customer requirements. It fills the gap where currently available trucks have problems and…

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    TRAINING: Immersive Technologies, Cat extend partnership

    May 7, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Caterpillar Global Mining and Immersive Technologies have extended their decade long partnership by renewing their exclusive relationship for a further five years.  Through this formal agreement, Cat will continue to exclusively recommend…

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    TRAINING: Immersive Tech takes shovel training to new heights

    August 28, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The level of realism of shovel operator training simulators has reached a new level directly resulting in increased operator training effectiveness, safety and productivity. Immersive Technologies has released VirtualGround 3.0 as part of the…

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    SAFETY: Fatigue monitoring system avoids accidents

    May 28, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    CANBERRA, Australia – Seeing Machines has signed a strategic agreement with Caterpillar Global Mining for in-cab fatigue monitoring systems for use in mining machines. The exclusive agreement covers the use of eye-tracking technology in…