Caterpillar's 2016 Sustainability Report

Caterpillar's 2016 Sustainability Report

Caterpillar Inc. published its 2016 Sustainability Report, highlighting the company’s focus for more than 90 years on building better – better lives, better communities and, ultimately, a better world. Titled “Building Better,” the report showcases how Caterpillar customers use the company’s equipment to develop infrastructure, energy and natural resource assets that improve living standards and make sustainable progress around the world.

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Caterpillar Advanced Cabin Filtration Promotes Operator Health and Safety
The Caterpillar Advanced Cabin Filtration (ACF) system has been designed to promote optimal air quality and operator health, as well as to comply with increasingly strict global regulations on safe exposure limits of airborne contaminants and particulates. Click here to learn more about how...
Nov 20, 2017 1:00 PM ET
The Sustainability of Additive Manufacturing at Solar Turbines
Click here to read about how Solar Turbines has used Additive Manufacturing to produce and repair production components in-house. Replacing conventional casting with these technologies allows Solar Turbines to develop and test components more quickly, produce components less expensively and...
Nov 14, 2017 11:00 AM ET
Slag Recycling Reduces Landfill Waste at Caterpillar Mapleton Foundry
The Mapleton Foundry generates anywhere from 2,000 to 4,000 tons of slag annually – a by-product from the iron melting process. Click here to learn more about how Mapleton has developed a cost-effective slag recycling process with the assistance of Veolia Environmental Services.
Nov 9, 2017 3:00 PM ET
Caterpillar Utilizes Simulation to Reduce Paint Waste
One of the last stops in the manufacturing process is the paint shop, where our machines are coated in iconic Caterpillar yellow. Read more here about how we are using Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) to evaluate how painting equipment operates, long before our iron even sees the painting...
Nov 3, 2017 10:00 AM ET
Caterpillar Test Vehicle Washing Helps Save Water
Learn more here about how the facility in Qingzhou, China, identified a key opportunity to significantly reduce water consumption by redesigning the vehicle washing processes.  
Oct 25, 2017 8:00 AM ET

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