Customer Stories

The Cat® Built For It Trials Hit A Hole In One With “Driving Range”

Brutal temperatures. Blazing sunshine. Hazards unlike any other. Two Japanese golf pros take the sport to a whole new level as they tackle a course made entirely of moving Cat® equipment.

In “Driving Range,” the latest short film in the Built For It Trials™, twin sisters Erimo and Marimo Ikeuchi—members of the Ladies Professional Golfers’ Association of Japan —take their best shots at this one-of-a-kind course, built at the Caterpillar Tinaja Hills Demonstration & Learning Center near Tucson, Arizona.

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Mine Productivity and Safety are Enhanced by the Cat® Water Delivery System

The Paracatu gold mine in Brazil is a large-scale open pit mine that employs 1,200 workers in an enterprise that is projected to continue for another 15 years.   

Kinross Gold Corporation utilizes four shifts of workers that work around the clock to yield more than 500,000 ounces of gold annually.   

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Cattle Ranching & Bucking Bull Operations Run Smoothly with Cat® Equipment

In the early 1960s, Chad Berger began sorting and riding bulls as a hobby. Today, he not only raises, buys and ships beef cattle across the U.S., but he also works as a rodeo bull riding stock contractor. Cat® equipment and dealer support help keep his busy North Dakota operations running smoothly.

To manage his large feeding operation on Lazy YX Ranch—along with numerous Professional Bull Riders Tour events—Berger turned to Cat dealer Butler Machinery Company for help building a productive, reliable, fuel-efficient fleet.

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