This phone is a great idea for just about anyone. The Cat smart phone can withstand a 6ft fall onto concrete and can sit under 3ft of water for up to 30 minutes! And after you get your hand wet fishing your phone out of the water, you can still operate the screen with a wet finger. That’s not only useful for construction workers but just about everyone.
Bullitt Mobile is building the Android phone and it will cost $350.
Cool video of a large Komatsu dozer getting moved on a specialized trailer at an expo in Las Vegas.
Heavy machinery moves sandbags as others sit staged, ready for possible use in the fight against floodwaters in Dutchtown, Mo. Read the full story at www.columbiamissourian.com
After working as a travel agent for more than a decade, Lisa Mirtsopoulos made a career change and found work in the mining industry.
Since making the switch she hasn’t looked back, and has gone from strength to strength after starting work as a dump truck operator.
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We thought this used Cat P36000 forklift looked pretty cool. This machine can lift 36,000lbs on its 8ft forks.
Caterpillar has exhibited the seventh generation Caterpillar 988K wheel loader at Bauma, marking the 50th generation of the 988.
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Caterpillar Inc., maker of the heavy machinery ranging from bulldozers and excavators to tunnel-boring machines and giant generators, is based in the central Illinois town of Peoria. The company opened a nearly 50,000-square-foot visitors center last fall, investing more than $52 million dollars in the center and the Peoria Riverfront Museum nearby.
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