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Caterpillar Names First Chief Sustainability & Strategy Officer and Will Enhance Climate-Related Disclosures

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

DEERFIELD, Ill., Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is creating the position of Chief Sustainability & Strategy Officer, enhancing its environmental, social and governance (ESG)-related disclosures and tying a portion of executive compensation to ESG.

Key Points: 
  • DEERFIELD, Ill., Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is creating the position of Chief Sustainability & Strategy Officer, enhancing its environmental, social and governance (ESG)-related disclosures and tying a portion of executive compensation to ESG.
  • "Sustainability is an important element of our long-term strategy for profitable growth," said Caterpillar Chairman and CEO Jim Umpleby.
  • The company is announcing three key actions:
    Caterpillar is establishing the new leadership position of Chief Sustainability & Strategy Officer reporting directly to the Chairman & CEO.
  • Julie Lagacy, current vice president of the Enterprise Strategy Division, will assumeadditionalresponsibilities as the Chief Sustainability & Strategy Officereffective November 1, 2021.

Caterpillar Inc. to Announce Third-Quarter 2021 Financial Results on October 28

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

DEERFIELD, Ill., Oct.14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) will release third-quarter 2021 financial results at 5:30 a.m. CDT on Thursday, October 28.

Key Points: 
  • DEERFIELD, Ill., Oct.14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) will release third-quarter 2021 financial results at 5:30 a.m. CDT on Thursday, October 28.
  • The release will be furnished to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) via a Current Report on Form 8-K in compliance with applicable SEC rules.
  • A real-time, listen-only teleconference and webcast of the quarterly results call that Caterpillar conducts with securities analysts and institutional investors will begin at 7:30 a.m. CDT on Thursday, October 28.
  • Since 1925, we've been driving sustainable progress and helping customers build a better world through innovative products and services.

Caterpillar® Showcases the Importance of STEM Education Bringing Childhood Toys to Life

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 2:00pm

Leveraging those core business offerings, Caterpillar partnered with Hot Wheels to bring the power of play to life through Cat's latest video, Trial 11: Hot Wheels.

Key Points: 
  • Leveraging those core business offerings, Caterpillar partnered with Hot Wheels to bring the power of play to life through Cat's latest video, Trial 11: Hot Wheels.
  • As highlighted in Cat Trial 11, STEM education allows students to see firsthand how educational skills can be applied to real-life work.
  • The power of play ignites the imagination and allows students to explore possibilities," said Caterpillar Chief Technology Officer Karl Weiss.
  • "That's what our more than 11,000 Caterpillar engineers and technologists do every day develop innovative solutions that help our customers succeed.

Caterpillar Creates Lifesize Racetrack in Cat® Trial 11: Hot Wheels® to Harness the Power of Play

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 6:15pm

Cat's latest Trial focuses on the power of play, and the connection between childhood imagination and future careers in innovation.

Key Points: 
  • Cat's latest Trial focuses on the power of play, and the connection between childhood imagination and future careers in innovation.
  • In Cat Trial 11: Hot Wheels, Caterpillar partnered with the number one toy manufacturer in the world to bring expert Cat machine operators, equipment, life-size Hot Wheels cars, and professional stunt drivers to create a unique racetrack experience.
  • These skills are required for continued innovation, which are foundational to Caterpillar employees, dealers and our customers as they tackle industry challenges."
  • In addition to showcasing the race cars, the Trial also highlights unique Cat service offerings including: The Cat Certified Rebuild program, Cat Self-Service Options, Cat Financial's Cat Card, and Cat dealer service trucks.

Caterpillar To Showcase Sustainability, Safety And The Future Of Mining At MINExpo 2021

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 5:00pm

LAS VEGAS, Nev., Sept. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is unveiling its latest advancements in safety, sustainability and technology at MINExpo 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Key Points: 
  • LAS VEGAS, Nev., Sept. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is unveiling its latest advancements in safety, sustainability and technology at MINExpo 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
  • The three-day expo also celebrates Caterpillar's collaboration with mines and the company's commitment to its customers with the theme, "Together, We're Mining Better."
  • "We look forward to sharing Caterpillar's latest mining products and services portfolio with our customers.
  • Our advancements extend from equipment, technology and services to helping customers mine more safely and sustainably," said Caterpillar Chairman and CEO Jim Umpleby.

Caterpillar Acquires CarbonPoint Solutions

Friday, September 10, 2021 - 2:00pm

(NYSE:CAT) hasacquired Enhanced Energy Group, Inc. operating as "CarbonPoint Solutions," a U.S.-based carbon capture technology company.

Key Points: 
  • (NYSE:CAT) hasacquired Enhanced Energy Group, Inc. operating as "CarbonPoint Solutions," a U.S.-based carbon capture technology company.
  • Headquartered in Rhode Island, CarbonPoint Solutions provides technology to concentrate and capture CO2 for utilization or sequestration.
  • "Combining CarbonPoint Solutions' patented technology with Caterpillar Oil & Gas solutions enables us to further reduce greenhouse gas emissions while helping our customers meet their climate-related objectives," said Rod Shurman, vice president of Caterpillar's Oil & Gas and Marine Division.
  • "We are extremely pleased to join Caterpillar and look forward to rapid deployment of the Semi-Closed Cycle and carbon capture for Cat engines and Solar gas turbines,"said Paul Dunn, president and founder of CarbonPoint Solutions.

Caterpillar to Expand Hydrogen-Powered Solutions to Customers

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 4:00pm

"At Caterpillar, we are working alongside our customers to understand their needs, and they are looking for reliable power sources that support their climate-related goals," said Joe Creed, Caterpillar group president of Energy & Transportation.

Key Points: 
  • "At Caterpillar, we are working alongside our customers to understand their needs, and they are looking for reliable power sources that support their climate-related goals," said Joe Creed, Caterpillar group president of Energy & Transportation.
  • "Our continued investment in new products, technologies and services is one way we're supporting them with the quality solutions they've come to count on from Caterpillar."
  • Caterpillar continues to make investments aimed at improving the capability of hydrogen-powered solutions and replicating them across engine platforms as this fuel will likely play a role in customers' plans for a reduced-carbon future.
  • Since 1925, we've been driving sustainable progress and helping customers build a better world through innovative products and services.

Caterpillar Group President Denise Johnson to Participate at MINExpo on September 15; Webcast Available

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 2:00pm

DEERFIELD, Ill., Sept. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) Group President of Resource Industries Denise Johnson is expected to participate in a fireside chat and Q&A session at MINExpo on Wednesday, September 15, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • DEERFIELD, Ill., Sept. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) Group President of Resource Industries Denise Johnson is expected to participate in a fireside chat and Q&A session at MINExpo on Wednesday, September 15, 2021.
  • Ms. Johnson is scheduled to speak for 45 minutes, beginning at approximately 9:30 a.m. PT.
  • The webcast will be available for replay for at least 90 days.
  • Since 1925, we've been driving sustainable progress and helping customers build a better world through innovative products and services.