Oberhelman Pens Op-Ed on Infrastructure and Risks to U.S. Competitiveness

In a July 10 opinion article headlined, "Congress must move on the Highway Trust Fund," Caterpillar Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman outlined the risks to U.S. competitiveness if Washington's leaders can't fix short and long term infrastructure funding issues.

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U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Features Caterpillar’s Culture of Support

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation recently featured Caterpillar’s support following the Washington, Illinois tornado. Caterpillar’s ability to provide large machinery quickly allowed first responders, emergency vehicles and residents to enter the city shortly after the disaster struck.

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Power Parade Inspiration Stems from Ground-Breaking Worldwide Dealer Meeting

In 1955, Caterpillar hosted a Worldwide Dealer Meeting called The Caterpillar Exposition. More than 500 Caterpillar Dealers and field representatives from the United States, Canada and 85 other countries traveled to Peoria, Illinois for an action-packed agenda that included a dramatic demonstration of Caterpillar plants and products.

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Progress Rail and EMD Unveil Locomotive Named by UK Customer GB Railfreight

On June 10, Progress Rail and Electro-Motive Diesel (EMD), in conjunction with GB Railfreight (GBRf), a customer located in the UK, held a locomotive naming ceremony at the Progress Rail locomotive manufacturing facility in Muncie, Indiana.

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