Cat Tier 4 Final technology selection certified by EPA

For Release in North America: January 2013
Release Number: 17PR13

The Cat C18 ACERT™ <560 bkW / 750 hp Tier4 Final Technology engine configuration, equipped with selective catalytic reduction technology, has been certified for sale in North America. The engine meets the more stringent Tier 4 Final emissions requirements while offering improved customer value over previous generations of the C18 ACERT engine. The certification comes one full year before the implementation of Tier 4 Final emissions requirements in this size class.

Caterpillar is ready to provide machine and industrial customers with the broadest product range, the most extensive technology expertise, collaborative design processes, demonstrated system integration experience and unequaled product support.

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