Caterpillar's 2013 Sustainability Report

Caterpillar's 2013 Sustainability Report

Since 2005, Caterpillar has published an annual sustainability report, with detailed performance information and data and highlights about specific projects that support our sustainable development efforts. Each year the report serves as the flagship document for stakeholders to understand Caterpillar’s commitment to sustainability.

Read more in the 2013 Sustainability Report.

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Cat® Connect Technology Improvements Include Safety and Sustainability
Recently, Caterpillar introduced a new framework of technologies and services — called Cat® Connect — to help customers in other industries monitor, manage and enhance their operations, which will, in turn, improve their bottom line. "Using connected data from...
Oct 7, 2014 12:00 PM ET
Fuel Efficiency the Calling Card of Sustainable Product Development
The 988 family of wheel loaders celebrated a big milestone in 2013, but that doesn't mean we're resting on its 50 years of success. With more than 20,000 machines produced to date, members of Caterpillar's Advanced Components & Systems Division (ACSD), collaborating closely with the product group, are still finding ways to improve the Cat...
Sep 30, 2014 12:00 PM ET
Sustainability Means Safety at Caterpillar Manufacturing Facilities
In 2013, Caterpillar Work Tools in Waco, Texas, implemented the Zero-Incident Performance (ZIP™) Process to begin improving its safety culture systematically. Facility Manager John Vizner said the ZIP Process was a change from his team's previous approach to safety management, in which dozens of...
Sep 16, 2014 12:00 PM ET
A Sustainable Future in China
In China, Caterpillar products and services have been associated with the country's growth and development for many decades.   In 1996, Caterpillar (China) Investment Co., Ltd. was established in Beijing to support increased investmentand business development activities in China. To date, Caterpillar has invested in 27 manufacturing facilities in China....
Sep 9, 2014 12:00 PM ET
Czech Republic Home to Caterpillar Remanufacturing Achievements
Our Solar Turbines Remanufacturing Center in Zatec, Czech Republic, was designed from the beginning to set a benchmark for sustainable manufacturing. In fact, in February 2013, it became the second manufacturing facility in the Czech Republic to receive Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) green building certification. But where...
Sep 2, 2014 12:00 PM ET