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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Caterpillar Actively Pursuing LEED Certifications
One portion of Caterpillar's Vision 2020 sustainable development goals is "designing all new facility construction to meet Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) or comparable green building criteria." In 2013, the following Caterpillar facilities received certification in accordance with the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED-NC (New Construction) certification process or...
Aug 19, 2014 12:00 PM ET
Caterpillar 2013 Sustainability Report: Chairman's Message Video
The world's resources support seven billion people today, and will need to support nine billion by 2050. As the world's population increases, demand for resources and infrastructure will increase, too. Sustainable progress to meet these needs and support economic growth will remain absolutely necessary. Caterpillar is uniquely...
Aug 12, 2014 12:00 PM ET
Powering the Future: the Value of Sustainability to Caterpillar
In 2013, Caterpillar began a transformational journey with respect to sustainability. From February through November, a "Powering the Future" team, one of our Leadership Excellence in Accountability and Development (L.E.A.D.) leadership development programs, performed an in-depth analysis of our existing sustainability capabilities and strategy. The team was comprised of Caterpillar leaders...
Jul 29, 2014 12:00 PM ET
Sustainability Added as Fifth Element of Caterpillar's 'Our Values in Action'
Sustainability is not something we discovered recently; it can be traced back to the Caterpillar Worldwide Code of Conduct first published in 1974. For 40 years, our Code has provided a common ground for our business life values. Since 2005, these have been Our Values in Action: Integrity: The Power of Honesty Excellence: The Power of Quality Teamwork: The Power...
Jul 15, 2014 12:00 PM ET
Supply Chain Sustainability at Caterpillar
We move thousands of supplies and parts around the world to manufacture and service our equipment during the course of its life cycle. These add up to a significant opportunity to minimize the overall impact of our products' environmental footprint. At the Caterpillar Ground Transportation Operations Center – Americas (...
Jul 8, 2014 12:00 PM ET