The 988K wheel loader features a redesigned loader linkage, worldwide engine configurations, drive train modifications, a redesigned cab, and enhancements in safety and serviceability.
Pro Series hydraulic thumbs for Cat hydraulic excavators in the 311 through 329 model range mount on the bucket pin and move along the same arc as the bucket edge.
Demolition and sorting grapple lineup includes five models designed to fit a broad range of Cat hydraulic excavators, both crawler- and wheel-type, with operating weights from 22,000 to 99,200 pounds.
With an operating weight of 111,000 pounds, the MH3049 is the first of several wheeled material handlers that Caterpillar will introduce in the greater-than-25-tons class.
After announcing the product last October, Caterpillar has released additional details on its 308-horsepower 336E H Hybrid excavator, now shipping from factories to Cat dealers.