The history of Caterpillar is all about doing: creating, building, problem solving, innovating, testing, servicing and improving. Enjoy the ingenious machines from our rich heritage, and more importantly, the people who founded and built the company one breakthrough at a time. Beginning with Benjamin Holt and C. L. Best, the people of Caterpillar have always been – and continue to be – extraordinary.
2017 - Caterpillar is a proud sponsor of International Women's Day, and we celebrate the many contributions of women around the world. Learn the early story of how woman entered the workplace at Caterpillar.