By Katie Weiler, Managing Editor | September 28, 2010

Caterpillar CB-564D compactorAccording to Cat, the CB-564D asphalt compactor, with 84-inch-wide drums, can be used in all phases of asphalt compaction, thus potentially reducing the need for multiple rollers on site. In addition, the 27,800-pound model can handle sub-base, base and surface courses. The CB-564D features automatic speed control (with an impact-spacing indicator), an electronic propel lever, vertical-yoke frame, 50/50 articulation, and a Cat 3054C diesel engine producing 130 horsepower.