For Worldwide Release: January 2013
Release Number: 22PR13
Caterpillar, in cooperation with its German dealer, Zeppelin Baumaschinen GmbH, will exhibit more than 70 machines under the theme “Committed to Your Success. All Day. Every Day.” Three different exhibit areas totalling over 12,000 square metres of space will showcase the latest Cat® machines, work tools and engines as well as the latest technology, solutions and services to help customers succeed.
The main indoor stand, in hall B6 features more than 50 machines. With a focus on technology to deliver leading productivity, fuel economy and sustainability, the centre part of the stand will showcase:
Additional Cat machine introductions feature four mini excavators: Cat 302.2D, 302.4D and the compact radius 301.7D and 308E2, the 444F equal size tyre (EST) backhoe loader and the D6K2 track-type tractor. The recently introduced 318E hydraulic excavator and M313D wheel excavator, the 120M2 AWD motor grader as well as the 91-tonne capacity 777G off-highway truck will be on show.
Optimally matched with the 777G truck, the 6020B hydraulic shovel is a brand new, “clean-sheet” design that will make its market debut at bauma. With a 220-tonne operating weight and a 20-tonne payload, the 6020B is the largest Cat machine on display. Designed for simplicity and reliability, the 6020B features a new, state-of-the-art cab design with class-leading visibility, modular construction with walk-through power module for superior serviceability, and a single-engine configuration for superior efficiency.
The broad range of machines displayed includes a full representation of Cat paving products and the introduction of three new models: the AP300D paver and two utility compactors: the CB24B and CB34B XW. Those products are reviewed in a separate press release.
The following key industry support services provided by Caterpillar and Cat dealers will be highlighted:
Caterpillar industrial will feature a full range of EU Stage IV/U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final engines. These engines span 8.2 – 895 bkW (11-1200 bhp) and are utilized by original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) in the construction, mining and general industrial sectors. On display will be a C2.2 and C7.1 ACERT™ engine, in addition to a C4.4 ACERT and C13 ACERT power unit. The industrial exhibit is located on stand 316 in Hall 4.
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