WesTrac picks Collie for autonomous training facility

WesTrac picks Collie for autonomous training facility

Caterpillar dealer WesTrac will build a technology training facility in Collie, Western Australia

Investment

23 JANUARY 2020
Pybar moves to automate fleet at Dargues

Pybar moves to automate fleet at Dargues

The second automation-ready Cat R1700 loader has arrived at the mine site

Technology / innovation

18 DECEMBER 2019
Caterpillar equipment and systems for Koodaideri

Caterpillar equipment and systems for Koodaideri

Rio Tinto recently signed an agreement with Caterpillar for its new Koodaideri iron ore mine

Investment

07 MAY 2019
FMG stays local for Port Hedland fleet maintenance

FMG stays local for Port Hedland fleet maintenance

Fortescue awards maintenance contract to three Port Hedland-based contractors, creating new jobs

Maintenance

01 APRIL 2019
WesTrac launches Australia's first Cat MD6250 drill

WesTrac launches Australia's first Cat MD6250 drill

WesTrac is launching the first Cat MD6250 rotary blasthole drill into Australia

Fleet

20 JUNE 2018
Australian autonomous truck expansion a go for Cat, Fortescue

Australian autonomous truck expansion a go for Cat, Fortescue

Cat Command for Hauling added to more trucks at Fortescue's iron ore mines

Fleet

27 SEPTEMBER 2017
Core to expand to Queensland

Core to expand to Queensland

The Core Innovation Hub is looking to expand beyond its Western Australian home and set up an outpost...

Innovation

20 SEPTEMBER 2017
SGH sells WesTrac China

SGH sells WesTrac China

LSHM will acquire WesTrac China for a total consideration of A$540 million (US$426 million)

Fleet

23 AUGUST 2017
Caterpillar supplies longwall system to Australian mine

Caterpillar supplies longwall system to Australian mine

Moolarben Coal Operations has chosen Caterpillar to supply a complete longwall mining system to its Australian...

Fleet

08 JUNE 2016
Second Cat longwall shearer for Narrabri North

Second Cat longwall shearer for Narrabri North

Narrabri North ordered a Cat EL3000 longwall shearer and a Cat BSLPF6 stage loader for delivery in August...

Coal

01 MAY 2015
Caterpillar manufactures complete longwall AFC

Caterpillar manufactures complete longwall AFC

Caterpillar recently manufactured its first full AFC system for longwall mining

Fleet

28 APRIL 2015