Equipment Type

 Safety Equipment

products

Cat developed the Integrated Object Detection System because its research showed that 70 percent of haul-truck accidents at mining sites happen during machine startup and low-speed movement.

The SwiftGate Automated Lane Closure System from Versilis serves as a simple and safe way to close down a highway lane.

The Filtair 130 welding fume extractor is designed to capture particles down to 0.1 micron, says Miller Electric Mfg.

An integrated remote control system is available for Caterpillar D10T, D11T and D11T CD track-type tractors.

Providing 115 degrees of viewing, the Track-Vision rear-mounted camera from RMT provides heavy equipment operators with a wide-angle view behind their machines.

Blogs

Big Iron
The percentage of equipment-owning organizations with formalized acquisition plans is small. Ask an equipment manager to explain how they ensure fleet age stays at an acceptable level, and most will not answer with reference to a 5-year or even an annual plan.
Big Iron
There’s a fine line between providing you information and trying to sell you something—but when it comes to safety, sharing information never hurts.
Big Iron
All the great benefits of technology are only as good as technology’s adoption rate.
Big Iron
As fleet-using organizations accept and integrate technology across the operations front, equipment will become integrated more closely with operations.

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From the editors 

Rod Sutton @rodsutton
RT : The most innovative 100...
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Rod Sutton @rodsutton
A message we all need to heed. And thanks for not sharing the #fail videos. https://t.co/ZUDf0CdS3U
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Rod Sutton @rodsutton
The long-awaited ISO telematics standard has been released. https://t.co/6l1hvN1Lcc Collaborative efforts...
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