Center boasts huge energy savings.
Caterpillar released numbers for the 2nd quarter of 2013 early Tuesday morning, below expectations.
PEORIA - It might be known as the River City, but two other city staples have helped Peoria reach a new record as one of the top metropolitan area for exports in 2012.
SOUTH CAROLINA- Caterpillar is pulling out of Summerville, South Carolina which will cost 280 jobs, according to the Post and Courier.
PEORIA - More than $7-million in help from the city of Peoria, Caterpillar and banks could help keep the Peoria Chiefs afloat.
MAPLETON - Caterpillar is laying off dozens of workers.
PEORIA- Caterpillar reported first quarter 2013 results Monday and they were lower than a year ago.
EAST PEORIA - Caterpillar will shut down its East Peoria facility beginning at 7:00AM Sunday morning due to the threat of flooding from the Illinois River.
PEORIA- Caterpillar announced Monday the creation of a new order to delivery organization and some changes in its top management positions.
MACON COUNTY -- Hundreds of employees will be let go at Caterpillar's
Decatur facility. In 60 days more than 460 supplemental employees will
be out of a job. The company says products built in that facility are
used in the mining industry, and there's not enough of a demand at this
Rachel Potts, Media Relations spokesperson for Caterpillar, Inc., stated, "We know this is difficult for our employees and their families, but we are taking steps to position the company for long-term success."
PEORIA - Some Caterpillar workers could be temporarily out of a job. Rolling layoffs have started at an East Peoria plant and will continue through the spring.
PEORIA-- Caterpillar Announces New Rugged Smartphone To Debut In May.
PEORIA- Despite economic and political uncertanity, Caterpillar Monday reported record sales,
revenue and profit for 2012.
PEORIA- Caterpillar announced Friday an internal investigation of its recently acquired company,ERA Mining Machinery Limited including its wholly owned subsidiary Zhengzhou Siwei
Mechanical and Electrical Manufacturing.
PEORIA- Caterpillar announced the opening of two new facilities in Tongzhou, Jiangsu Province
PEORIA- Caterpillar finalized the purchase of the Chase bank building on Friday.
WASHINGTGON- Caterpillar Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman attended the signing in the Oval Office of legislation establishing permanent normal trade relations with Russia.
PEORIA- Caterpillar announced Wednesday its maintaining its quarter cash dividend.
Caterpillar Racing will have a new look in 2013.
PEORIA - A Peoria County Board member says Caterpillar is planning to keep its headquarters in downtown Peoria.
PEORIA- Caterpillar, Inc., Boyd Company and Cecil Walker Company announced Thursday Whayne Supply and Walker Machinery have acquired from Caterpillar Global Mining LLC the Bucyrus equipment distribution.
NASHVILLE- Cat Financial reported third quarter revenues of $678 million, or 1 percent increase comapred to last year.
Caterpillar continues its record growth in the third quarter of 2012.
PEORIA -- The new Caterpillar Visitor's Center wasn't only built to look good, but also to be good for the environment.
PEORIA -- If you want to stock up on all things Caterpillar, you'll need to visit a new spot. The merchandise store is moving out of its Adams Street location.
Caterpillar unveiled the first model of its new line of hybrid excavators Tuesday.
PEORIA- One day after two group presidents announced their retirements at Caterpillar, two vice presidents have elected now to retire as well.
PEORIA- The Caterpillar Board of Directors voted Monday to maintain the quarterly cash dividend of 52 cents per share.
DECATUR -- Caterpillar workers are bracing for the worst. The plant will
lay off workers next month. The company says it's making cuts because
customers are placing fewer orders.
Now hundreds of workers will spend weeks without a job.
PEORIA- Caterpillar received a top honor in the nation's capitol Thursday.
PEORIA- Caterpillar announced additional rolling layoffs at the end of the year at its East Peoria plant.
EAST PEORIA - Caterpillar is planning a one week temporary layoff at its East Peoria manufacturing complex in December.
PEORIA - Caterpillar officials released the following statement regarding the strike at their Joliet facility.
LAFAYETTE- Caterpillar plans to cut 167 jobs at its Lafayette Large Engine Center, according to a published story in the Lafayette Indiana newspaper.
PEORIA- Caterpillar and Platinum Equity announced Wednesday Platinum's acquisition of a majority interest in Caterpillar Logistic Services has been completed.
PEORIA- Cat employees from Joliet were protesting in front of Caterpillar headquarters in downtown Peoria Thursday.
PEORIA- Tourism is bouncing back in Illinois, and the River City is playing a key role.
PEORIA - Bigger and better than ever for Big Yellow. Caterpillar set an all-time quarterly record for profit per share of $2.54. That's a 67-percent increase from the second quarter of 2011. Overall profit for the quarter was nearly $1.7 billion, also an all time record. That's a 22-percent increase from second quarter 2011.
Caterpillar's Second Quarter numbers released early Wednesday Morning.
PEORIA- Caterpillar selling part of Bucyrus Distribution
PEORIA- The Community Workshop and Training Center of Peoria has received a $30,000 grant from the Caterpillar Foundation.
PEORIA-Caterpillar is getting the nation's highest honor for its support of employees who protect and serve.
PEORIA -- Caterpillar announced it's investing $100,000 in the Hiring Our Heroes program.
PEORIA- As Caterpillar prepares for an in depth study for upgrading and modernizing its corporate headquarters in downtown Peoria, it has hired four firms to help.
PEORIA - Caterpillar is taking the next step in redesigning its global headquarters in downtown Peoria.
PEORIA - Caterpillar is launching a study to explore options for updating its world headquarters.