This suite of software applications is developed for use by Caterpillar and is used to estimate and validate the production capability and cost of a project across a variety of Construction, Earthmoving, Waste and Mining applications. The suite is designed for machine application experts, dealer staff and customers to evaluate their production, fleet and purchasing decisions. The tools can be ordered as a package or individually through your Cat® dealer.
Fleet Production and Cost Analysis (FPC) provides the means to simulate hauler cycle times in applications that are designed for the user by following the course created from their sites.
Cat Cycle Timer (CCT) enables the user to collect cycle times using a laptop. Users can choose dozing, trenching/excavating, truck loading and hauling (loader and/or full cycle).
DozSim™ is a dozer simulation program that estimates Cat dozer productivity (D6 through D11) in surface mining applications.
Motor Grader Calculator (MGC) calculates the number of Motor Graders needed to do the job given a set of application conditions and parameters.
Contact your local Cat Dealer for more information and to order the Salesman's Toolbox.
The Supervisor Application Training Module is designed to provide training in the areas of jobsite safety, production efficiencies, proper equipment operation, facility maintenance, machine selection per application and performance benchmarks. These sessions will accommodate a minimum of 6 to 16 attendees for operation and maintenance supervisors, planners and engineers. Attendees will be able to conduct site evaluations and identify improvement opportunities.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
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Upon request our Global Application Consultants are available to evaluate your jobsite. Our experts will analyze and work with your team to recommend site-specific solutions aimed at improving production, lowering cost and enhancing safety. Production analysis and job assessments are a service that Caterpillar provides to our customers to improve their operations and get more from their investment. These job studies typically require two days onsite plus a couple of additional days for report writing. Our teams focus on a number of variables and analyses such as:
Contact your local Cat Dealer for more information on scheduling a job study.