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The first Cat® pipelayers arrived in China 40 years ago to help develop an efficient transportation network for the country’s growing oil production base. The year was 1975. Four decades later, we’re still here, continuing to provide China with the world-class equipment, faithful service and expert advice for which we’re famous.
Matt Veerkamp was born the year his dad launched Doug Veerkamp General Engineering Inc. By the time he was 10 he was helping in the service shop, and by age 12 he was digging septic systems—even though he wasn’t quite tall enough to reach the pedals.
At day’s end, O’Neil Himel parks his Cat® skid steer loader in the back yard, hoses it down, covers it up and puts his chief security officer to work. “I trust Rin Tin Tin to keep an eye on it,” says Himel who runs a one-man dirt moving operation in southern Louisiana.
For the residents of China’s remote Yuhu Village, it’s a Lantern Festival unlike any other they’ve seen. Watch Cat® power bring the celebration to light in the latest edition of the Cat Built For It™ Trials.Watch the video
What do you get when you set a fleet of Cat® equipment and a team of talented operators and sculptors loose in a giant sandbox? A work of art, a world record—and proof that with Cat power and precision, you can build anything you imagine.Watch The Video
The “China Shop” video features an operator maneuvering his Cat® 301.7 CR with the poise of a matador through a crowded “shop” stocked with over $40,000 in delicate merchandise.Watch the Video - China Shop