Caterpillar Construction Webinar Series - Best practices, lower costs, increased productivity

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Let’s get real about your operation—the right equipment and the right technology. What machine fits your application and business needs? Is technology worth the investment? How’s it working on actual jobsites? Our experts tackle these tough questions and a lot more in every webinar. Reserve your space in our next session below—and check out the archives below for any topics you missed.

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Below is a list of our upcoming webinars on construction equipment and technologies. Sign up today, and be sure to check back for future webinars!

Game On: Younger Workers in the Construction Industry

As the Baby Boom Generation retires, the Millennial Generation (now aged 18-34) is poised to lead the construction industry. This webinar discusses how employers can engage, motivate and train younger workers using today’s technologies to build their skills and help retain them once they’ve become valuable employees.



Remote Control is now a reality on work sites where hazardous or tough conditions make it unsafe or impractical for operators to run machines. This webinar explains a wide range of challenges Remote Control can help overcome:

  • Keeping operators away from hazardous conditions
  • Allowing difficult-to-access areas to be worked productively
  • Reducing the impact of dust, vibration and stress on operators
  • Providing an opportunity for injured or disabled operators to return to work


What You Can’t See Can Hurt You

Sleep deprivation and fatigue are a growing epidemic that impact workplace safety and productivity, but most companies are unaware of the severity of the problem. This webinar is a wake-up call that explains:

  • The nature of fatigue and how it changes the way people work
  • The impact fatigue has on safety and worker effectiveness
  • New, innovative ways to monitor employee fatigue and effectiveness
  • Five key questions that will help you optimize cognitive effectiveness and minimize fatigue risk

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Can You Pass the Ultimate Compaction Test?

Weather, material, equipment, operator experience — all can play a big part in how fast you reach specified compaction density. Wouldn't it be great if all your operator had to do was handle the controls? Join our webinar to find out how you can pass the ultimate compaction test and leave your competition behind.

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You work hard to stay ahead. Shrinking margins and more competition make it challenging to keep your advantage. Learn from the experts how to make smart equipment choices for lower operating costs and bigger profits for your operation. 

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Ace Your Multiple-Choice Test

Even though you have more options than ever these days, choosing equipment doesn’t have to be complicated. Discover the secret to smart machine selection. Get an in-depth look at the choices available, plus expert advice on making the right decision for your operation and application — one that makes you more competitive and profitable.

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Tip the scales in your favor

Onboard weighing systems help prevent over- and under-loading to save you time, fuel, and wear and tear. New to the technology? Our experts walk through what to look for, how it works and where others are benefitting. Already a user? Make sure you’re getting the most out of your system with tips on how to use it more efficiently.

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Are You Going Aerial?

Jobsite innovation is everywhere these days—even up in the skies. Are you thinking about adding drones? Get the inside scoop from experts applying this technology on jobsites across the country. Want to get more out of the ones you have? Discover how drone-captured data can drive up your accuracy, efficiency and profitability.

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What’s Your Technology GRADE?

With today’s technologies cutting grading time in half, you can’t afford NOT to put them to work. Just getting started? Our GRADE gurus explore how you can use automated systems to win more bids and boost profits, with a special look at dozers. Ready to take your existing technology to new levels? Learn how.

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Next-generation machines made to match your work

What does Caterpillar's new approach to hydraulic excavators mean for you? For starters, more choices make it easier to match performance to different jobs, and more standard technology boosts productivity and lowers costs. Take a closer look at what makes these machines "next generation," how they can help you work more efficiently and safely, and which model — 320 GC, 320 or 323 — best fits your application.

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Cat® GRADE technologies help your operators get to grade faster and more accurately, improving efficiency and productivity while reducing costs.

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Cat® PAYLOAD technologies give loading tool operators instant feedback that helps them load precisely the right amount of material every time, optimizing production and reducing excessive truck wear and damage.

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Cat® COMPACT technologies combine advanced measurement and guidance capabilities to help you meet compaction targets with greater consistency, in less time, and at a lower cost.

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Cat® LINK technologies connect your jobsite assets to deliver accurate, timely information that can boost efficiency and reduce costs across your operation.

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Cat® DETECT technologies help operators maintain better awareness of what’s happening around their equipment, enabling them to work more safely and confidently all shift long.

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