PEORIA- Caterpillar's Board of Directors has appointed Kathryn Dickey Karol to the newly created position of Vice President with responsibility for global government and corporate affairs.
EAST PEORIA - Update 2: Multiple fire crews remain on the scene of a fire at Caterpillar building C-C-3 on Tractor Drive in East Peoria. Smoke is pouring out of a stack.
WASHINGTON- Caterpillar's CEO Doug Oberhelman urged Congress Wednesday to act with urgency by passing legislation establishing permanent trade relations with Russia, according to a release from the company.
PEORIA- Caterpillar's board voted Wednesday to raise the quarterly cash dividend by six cents per share or 13 percent.
PEORIA- Caterpillar will partner with Westport to co develop natural gas technology.
VANCOUVER- Caterpillar and Westport Innovations, a global leader in natural gas engines, have signed agreements to co develop natural gas technology for off road equipment, including mining trucks and locomotives.
PEORIA- Caterpillar and Barloworld Limited announced Wednesday they have signed an agreement for Barloworld to acquire part of Bucyrus.
JOLIET- Striking machinists at Caterpillar's Joliet plant Wednesday overwhelmingly rejected the latest company offer to end their strike.
PEORIA-Caterpillar is receiving high praise from the nation's capitol for its support of those who protect and serve.
PEORIA- Caterpillar is receiving high praise from the nation's capitol for its support of those who protect and serve
PEORIA- Caterpillar has inked a deal to sell 65 percent of its interest in Caterpillar Logistics Services LLC.
PEORIA - The skywalk that will connect Peoria's new downtown Courtyard Hotel to the Civic Center will be named after Caterpillar.
PEORIA - Construction on Big Yellow's multI-million dollar visitors center is moving faster than expected.
JOLIET- Nearly 800 Caterpillar workers in Joliet are preparing to strike at midnight.
Peoria, IL The first quarter of 2012 lead to record profits for Big Yellow.
CARTAGENA, COLOMBIA- Caterpillar announced Friday a 4 and a half million dollar Caterpillar Foundation investment in job training for disadvantaged youth in Latin America.
PEORIA- Caterpillar announced late Wednesday it's selling part of Bucyrus Distribution Business to Cat Dealer WesTrac.
PEORIA- Caterpillar announced Wednesday it's maintaining its quarterly dividend rate.
PEORIA - Former Utah Governor and GOP Presidential Candidate Jon Huntsman is joining Caterpillar.
PEORIA- Caterpillar plans to add to its parts distribution network with a new Mexican plant in San Luis Potosi.
CHINA- Caterpillar announces a new expansion project for the company's manufacturing facility in Xuzhou, China.
PEORIA- Caterpillar plans to expand its Sumter, South Carolina plant which produces small hydraulic cylinders.
TOKYO- Caterpillar announced Wednesday it will become the sole owner of a Japanese joint venture.
ATLANTA, GA - Caterpillar announced today it has selected land near Athens, Georgia, as the location for a new facility that will build small track-type tractors and mini hydraulic excavators.
CHICAGO - There's more bickering between the state and one of its largest employers.
BLOOMINGTON--After being blamed for Cat's decision to build a new plant out of state, Governor Pat Quinn is shrugging off criticism.
ILLINOIS- Caterpillar announced it will not build its new North American plant in Illinois.
PEORIA -- A new Caterpillar plant will not be built in Illinois. Instead the new plant along with 1,400 new jobs will be built somewhere in or near North Carolina.
PEORIA--The job outlook at Caterpillar's Mossville Engine Center remains
unclear as the company begins to move some of its jobs to other areas.
PEORIA - The Journal Star was used Sunday to try and lure a big Caterpillar project.
PEORIA- Caterpillar announced Friday it's closing its plant in London, Ontario, the scene of a labor dispute in which union workers were locked out last year.
Sound Choice New Cat Benefits
TWIN CITIES - A proposed plant in North America has lots of towns hoping for an economic boost.
Peoria, IL- Big Yellow is expanding once again.
PEORIA COUNTY-The county is trying to snag up more of Big Yellow.
PEORIA - Peoria County is actively pursuing the operation Caterpillar is moving from Japan to the U.S.
PEORIA--Big Yellow is calling the state's tax breaks a small step in the right direction.
Caterpillar maintains its quarterly dividend rate and reaffirms its outlook.
Caterpillar to sell part of Bucyrus business.
Caterpillar reacts to the state tax reform bills.
PEORIA - Caterpillar is releasing some new details on the operation it plans to move from Japan to North America.
PEORIA--Big Yellow is on pace for a record breaking sales year, and its good fortune means good news for local taxing bodies.
Peoria- Plans by Caterpillar to expand facilities in East Peoria and Decatur could dump $260 million into the local economy.
PEORIA - The Peoria riverfront is booming with activity as the Caterpillar Visitors Center celebrates a big milestone in its construction.
EAST PEORIA - A dedication ceremony was held Tuesday at the Caterpillar East Peoria facility for a new prairie installment project.
PEORIA - Caterpillar is making some big investments locally, and the economic impact could be just as big.
Caterpillar Opens New Plants
Caterpillar To Buy Chinese Mining Manufacturer