Caterpillar has been a part of the development of Brazil’s infrastructure since the early 1950s and helped transform the country’s heavy construction industry. As a leading exporter, Caterpillar has built a strong local footprint that includes manufacturing facilities, parts distribution, financial services, marketing and demonstration centers.
More than 260 different models of equipment and engines are manufactured in our Brazil facilities. Machines and engines manufactured in Brazil include hydraulic excavators, track-type tractors, wheel loaders, motor graders, backhoe loaders and compactors, generators, Solar Turbines, our EMD brand electric-diesel locomotives and Perkins engines
With over 5,000 employees in the country, the Caterpillar Brasil team is known as a highly engaged team with a passion for social responsibility, the environment and producing high quality products and services for our global customers.
914K Ag Handler Compact Wheel Loader moving feed, Brazil.
Caterpillar Motor Grader manufactured at the Sao Paulo, Brazil, plant, ca. 1960.
Track-Type Tractor working on the Itaipu Dam, Brazil, 1978.
422F2 Backhoe Loader, South Africa, Construction.
Key Offices: Piracicaba
Parts Distribution: Piracicaba
Manufacturing: Campo Largo, Piracicaba, Curitiba, Hortolandia, Sete Lagoas