AuctionTime Dozers Blog Archive

March 19, 2020
First shown to the public at CONEXPO 2017 as “Project Minotaur,” CASE Construction will begin taking orders for the two-in-one dozer loader combo in Q4 2020, with units arriving in 2021.
March 18, 2020
Deere used contractor feedback to develop the dozers, which Nathan Horstman, John Deere Construction & Forestry product manager for crawlers, says are “the most productive, reliable, and easiest to operate yet.”
March 18, 2020
Set to be available later this year, the new machine and its K170 pipelayer package have a lift capacity of 170,000 pounds.
March 18, 2020
The new 33-ton D7 crawler dozer is a more productive replacement for the D7E, with 10% more blade capacity and the ability to move 8% more material per hour.
March 17, 2020
The manufacturer says the new dozers offer better visibility, greater fuel economy, and finish-grade accuracy.
March 12, 2020
The dozer is part of the equipment manufacturer’s upcoming N Series family of dozers.
January 6, 2020
The equipment manufacturer will also crown the winner of its Global Operator Challenge at the show in Las Vegas, which is set to take place March 10 to 24.
October 21, 2019
The blade has a number of design enhancements that Deere says improve its profile, help it shed material better, and reduce the likelihood of blade plugging.
August 20, 2019
The new model’s longer and wider tracks provide a 72% larger footprint than the standard D155AX-8, which in turn reduces underfoot impact by 47%.
August 16, 2019
The new technology collects terrain data at the tracks rather than at the blade, providing both a more complete picture of surrounding terrain and better decisions on how to proceed.
April 9, 2019
Highlights include a new electric-drive dozer, a diesel/electric-drive wheel loader, new mini-excavators, and more.
February 7, 2019
In its 9,000-square-meter exhibit at the bauma trade show in Munich this April, Caterpillar will show off 20 new machines and 44 others, including fully electric and diesel-electric hybrid models.
December 12, 2018
The company’s D3K2, D4K2, and DK52 crawler dozers will get the GNSS-enabled tech as an optional factory install.
December 12, 2018
Caterpillar has unveiled its first high drive, electric drive crawler dozer, the Cat D6 XE, which the manufacturer says offers increased agility and reduced emissions.
November 9, 2018
Caterpillar recently celebrated the production of its 40,000th Cat large dozer, a lineup that consists of the D9, D10, and D11, with an event in East Peoria, Illinois, on October 25.
August 7, 2018
The updated dozer has a new automatic transmission, a redesigned blade, improved handling, and more, adding up to big productivity and fuel efficiency gains.
June 7, 2018
Caterpillar recently introduced its new Cat 814K wheel dozer, which will start shipping out this month and is designed to be rugged on the outside and comfortable for the operator on the inside.
April 10, 2018
The company’s 1150M, 1650M, and 2050M now come factory equipped to accept control systems from all major suppliers.
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