Cat® R1700 LHD - Video

The Cat® R1700 Loader: Our New Flagship Underground

Representing the very best technology and engineering experience Caterpillar has to offer.
Discover the new Cat® R1700
Cat® R1700 Underground Loader Video

Engineering Excellence Delivering Performance & Value

The R1700 is Caterpillar’s new flagship LHD (load-haul-dump) for underground mining. A clean-sheet redesign that generated 24 new patents, the result is a strong, well-balanced, high-performing machine.

Stage V emissions capable and technology-enabled direct from the factory, the Cat® R1700 is designed to provide new levels of productivity, operator comfort, and service convenience to our customers.

Go Deeper With the New Cat® R1700