#ICYMI: Innovation

December 16, 2015

Every day, all day, there’s no shortage of news and information coming at us from all directions. Emails. Social media. Search engines. Online and print newspapers. Magazines and newsletters. And hopefully caterpillar.com!

It’s really difficult to keep up with it all, but we’ve got you covered. We’ve rounded up six of our most noteworthy innovation stories of the year … in case you missed them when they were first published.

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10 Ways Caterpillar Changed the World

For over 90 years, Caterpillar employees have turned their passion for product development into innovations that create customer value and make the world a better place. From the steam-powered track-type tractor to the Cat® 336E H, you don’t want to miss this list.



Innovation Conversations YouTube Series

We’ve joined several leaders at Caterpillar for informal discussions about Caterpillar’s research and development. Guests have included CEO Doug Oberhelman and Chief Technology Officer Gwenne Henricks. You should binge watch the whole series, but we recommend starting with Medusa’s Moment, the story of the untold experiment behind the hybrid excavator.



Why Should You Care About Data Analytics?

“Data analytics.” It’s one of the phrases at Caterpillar you couldn’t avoid hearing this year. But why should you care? Check out this article that explains how data analytics affects our lives day in and day out, and learn how Caterpillar is using data analytics to meet our customers’ ever-changing needs.



13 Innovative Products and Services Being Developed by Caterpillar

Want to get a really quick rundown on several of the top projects Caterpillar has been working on recently? Then this list is for you.



A Whole New Reality

Augmented reality (AR) brings data to life at Caterpillar. Learn how this incredible technology could revolutionize how dealer technicians service equipment – and be sure to watch the accompanying video to see what AR looks like in action.



Command for Dozing … to the Rescue!

In late 2010, a customer in Nevada had a big problem. A deep problem. Their equipment was stuck at the bottom of a pit, and it wasn’t safe for an operator to take a dozer to remove the equipment. Luckily, Caterpillar and Cat dealer Cashman had a solution that wasn’t yet commercially available. Don’t miss this story.



#ICYMI Series

It’s really difficult to keep up with all of the news coming at us every day, but we’ve got you covered. We’ve rounded up the top Caterpillar announcements and stories of the year … in case you missed them.

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Innovation at Caterpillar

See all of the innovation stories and videos published this year. And check back next year for our latest innovation news.

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