What is the Cat brand?
Cat is the flagship brand in the Caterpillar portfolio and one of the most valuable brands in the world. Cat heavy equipment is designed and manufactured by Caterpillar for a wide range of industries. Cat machines and engines are widely recognized as premium products and are known for superior quality and reliability.
What is the difference between Cat and Caterpillar?
Caterpillar is our company, which includes a portfolio of different brands. Cat is our flagship product and dealer network brand. In conversation, many people use the terms interchangeably. But they are, in fact, different.
What type of equipment does Caterpillar make?
The Cat product portfolio is the most extensive in the industry, with products ranging from skid steers to marine engines to the 1000-tonne Cat 6090 mining excavator. The portfolio also includes technology products and a broad array of services such as rental and finance. To see products from other brands in Caterpillar’s portfolio, visit caterpillar.com.
What industry is Caterpillar in?
Cat products are used in a wide range of industries, including construction, mining, power generation, marine, oil and gas, forestry, landscaping, agriculture, paving, waste, and quarry. See our industry resources here.
Where is Caterpillar located?
Caterpillar Inc.'s headquarters is located in Irving, Texas. We also have approximately 150 Caterpillar facilities around the world. See our global locations.
Cat dealers are locally owned with locations all over the world. The network is the largest in the industry – serving over 190 countries with 2,700 branches. To find a local dealer, visit our locator page.
How do I get approval to use Cat or Caterpillar logos, photos or technical materials?
Formal approval is required to use our trademarks, logos and other copyrighted materials. To start the process, click here.
How do I report security vulnerabilities?
We investigate all credible reports of information or cybersecurity vulnerabilities that may impact our products or services. If you believe that you have information about an information or cybersecurity vulnerability, please notify us.