Caterpillar Remembers Long-Time Friend and Visionary Leader

Erskine “Chappy” Chapman was an influential leader with extraordinary vision, strong wit and a quick smile. Today, the Caterpillar family is saddened at the news of his passing. Mr. Chapman’s influence, felt far beyond Caterpillar and the local community, was great and his legacy is vast.

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Caterpillar Celebrates 85 Years on New York Stock Exchange

Think about a major world event or landmark – maybe it’s the Olympics, the Panama Canal or San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge.

Caterpillar products were there to build, and Caterpillar's people were there to provide support.

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110 Years Pass Since the First Test of the Steam-Powered Track-Type Tractor

November 24 marks an important day in the Track-Type Tractor’s history -- and Caterpillar’s for that matter. On this day in 1904 in Stockton, California Benjamin Holt tested his steam-powered track-type tractor prototype for the first time.

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Video: Oberhelman Discusses Caterpillar’s 85th Anniversary on NYSE

On Monday, Caterpillar celebrated 85 years of being a publicly traded company by ringing the opening bell on the New York Stock Exchange.

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