Caterpillar employees in Decatur, Ill., gathered on September 20, to celebrate the completion of the first MT Family Truck manufactured at their facility. Product Manager for Large Mining Trucks Sudhanshu Singh and Decatur Factory Manager Rick Moore represented the project and spoke to the significance of this milestone for Caterpillar.
The MT 4400D AC is the first Bucyrus product to be integrated into a Caterpillar prime product facility, providing a low-cost solution for our customers.
"This truck will help us fulfill our mission of being a leader in the electric drive truck market." said Singh. "The MT Family of trucks will take us into new markets and continue our legacy for being the leader in mining trucks worldwide."