RETHINK THE TANK

It's Time for a New Conversation About Fuel

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FUEL EFFICIENCY FUNDAMENTALS

Fuel is a big cost driver—at any price point. So reducing fuel consumption builds your bottom line. But even bigger gains can come from increasing fuel efficiency. When you do more work with the fuel you burn, you position your business for profitable growth. Five factors affect fuel efficiency: idle time, operator technique, equipment selection, technology and jobsite setup. Find information about the each of these factors here—and start recovering more profit from every tank.

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IDLE TIME

Idle time is probably costing you more than you think. Take a closer look at the total cost of idle time and see how other equipment owners are reducing it.

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INNOVATIVE EQUIPMENT 

Cat® machines are built with innovative features that improve productivity and conserve fuel.

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selecting the  right equipment

Operator Technique

Attract and retain skilled operators and cut fuel use by 10-12% percent. 

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Cut fuel use by investing in training

Technology

Discover how tracking and using a few key pieces of machine data can help you improve fuel efficiency and profitability.

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INSIDER INFO

Everybody publishes fuel data. But how do you know the numbers are legit? Caterpillar invites you behind the scenes for an insider’s look at our fuel efficiency testing process. Meet the talent behind the test. Get a glimpse of the top-secret tools we use. And count the number of hoops we jump through to keep things fair. When you see our commitment to precision and accuracy, you’ll know we’re delivering fuel efficiency data you can trust.

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Know What You Burn And What You Earn?

Use the Cat Fuel Efficiency Tool to learn your fuel efficiency, average fuel burn compared to others in your region, plus tips to cut costs and increase efficiency.

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know what you earn with the Cat fuel efficiency calculator