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New Cat® D6 Gc Dozer

New CAT® D6 GC Dozer

The Newest Cat® Bulldozer Brings Back Familiar Components To Meet The Needs Of Customers Who Require A Robust Machine That Is Easy To Maintain Productive And Economical To Own And Operate. Fully Mechanical Components And Robust Structures Offer A Dozer That Is Tough In A Wide Range Of Conditions And Provides A Quick Return On Equipment Investment. The D6 Gc Is An Addition To The Cat Dozer Lineup With 158 K W (212 Hp) Of Nominal Net Power And Operating Weight Ranging From 21630 To 22710 Kg (47686 Lb To 50067 Lb). Fully Mechanical Like The Long Popular D7 G Dozer The D6 Gc Is Powered By The Well Known Cat 3306 Engine. A 3 Speed Planetary Powershift Transmission And Caterpillar Exclusive Torque Divider Ensure That More Useable Power Gets To The Ground For Solid All Around Performance In A Wide Variety Of Applications. These Mechanical Components Make Up A Robust Power Train That Is Easy To Diagnose And Maintain Even In Remote Locations. Easy To Operate Operators Will Find Familiar 2 Lever Clutch And Brake Steering Controls. Traditional Blade Controls And An Easy To Read Analog Dash Display Add To The Simplicity And Ease Of Operation. Choose A Dozer With Either Open (Canopy) Or Enclosed Cab Both With Integrated Roll Over Protective Structure (Ropsfops) For Comfort Excellent Visibility And Added Safety. Suspension Seat Includes A Built In Retractable Seat Belt And The Cab Is Available With Air Conditioning For Added Operator Comfort. The Elevated Sprocket Undercarriage Provides Excellent Ride Balance And Puts More Track On The Ground For Added Stability And Performance. Heavy Components Are Located Low In The Machine Delivering A Low Machine Center Of Gravity Compared To Its D7 G Oval Track Predecessor. Maintenance Made Easy Everything About The D6 Gc Is Designed To Help Make It Easy To Own. Familiar Systems And Widely Available Parts Help Make Maintenance And Repairs Easier Especially In Remote Locations. Efficient Aluminum Bar Plate Cooling Package Delivers Excellent Ambient Capability. The Durable System Is Highly Abrasion Resistant And Designed To Minimize Plugging. The Elevated Sprocket Helps Make Maintenance Easier With Modular Components That Are Easy To Removeinstall For Service. Segmented Sprockets Are Easy To Replace. The Undercarriage Is Optimized With Strong Structures For Stability And Durability. The Two Piece Track Roller Frame Has A Maintenance Free Recoil System And The Sealed And Lubricated Track Helps Prevent Internal Wear And Maximize Bushing Life. To Save Time On Daily Maintenance The D6 Gc Features Grouped Service Points And A Minimal Number Of Daily Grease Points. Equipped For The Job Semi Universal (Su) Blade Provides More Capacity Than The Former D7 G Dozer For More Productivity. Or Customers Can Choose A Robust Mechanical Tilt Angle Blade To Suit The Work They Do. Rear Attachment Choices Include Ripper Or Rigid Drawbar. Several Options Are Also Available For Dealer Installed Winches. A Variety Of Factory Options Are Available To Increase The Durability In Tough Applications Like Forestry And Land Clearing. Cab And Canopy Machines Can Be Ordered With Sweeps To Help Protect Against Falling Debris. Front Side Rear Andor Door Screens Are Available To Surround The Operator Station. Extra Guarding Helps Protect The Fuel And Hydraulic Tanks Transmission And Air Pre Cleaner. Heavy Duty Bottom Guards Are Standard And Added Sealing Helps Keep Debris Out Of The Engine Compartment. Su And Angle Blades Are Available With Brush Rack For More Carrying Capacity And To Help Protect The Machine From Debris. Outfit The Machine With A Dealer Installed Winch For Towing Capability. For Extreme Cold Weather Work The D6 Gc Can Be Outfitted With Features Like Heavy Duty Batteries A Solid Engine Hood And An Engine Coolant Heater Connection To Aid Frigid Weather Starting. Manually Adjustable Reversible Fan Varies Air Flow Through The Radiator And Optional In Line Fuel Heater Aids Operation In Colder Climates.

Caterpillar Celebrates Production Of 175,000 Medium High Drive Dozers

Caterpillar Celebrates Production Of 175,000 Medium High Drive Dozers

Two Commemorative Cat D Xe Electric Drive Dozers With Dark Gray And Black Paint Scheme With Third Unit A Cat D6 With Traditional Yellow And Special Black Tracks. With Travel And Gathering Restrictions Resulting From The Ongoing Coronavirus Pandemic Caterpillar Cancelled In Person Celebrations To Mark The Historic 175000 Unit Milestone For Its Medium Dozers. However Three Customers Took Possession Of The Commemorative Units Which Feature Special Decals On The Fenders Denoting The 175000 Unit Milestone. The 175000 Image Appears Inside The Cab As Well Where It Is Embroidered On The Headrest And Printed On A Plaque Denoting Each Unit’s Limited Edition Status. Built In East Peoria Ill. The First Two Commemorative Units Were Cat D6 Xe Electric Drive Dozers Featuring A Sleek Dark Gray And Black Paint Scheme. The Third Unit A D6 Dozer With 4 Speed Fully Automatic Transmission Is Finished In Traditional Cat Yellow With Special Black Tracks And Blade. Symbolic Of The Medium Dozer Line’s Long History Of Innovation The Cat D6 Xe Is The World’s First Electric Drive Dozer To Offer The Elevated Sprocket Design. It Boasts A Strong Yet Light Structure Providing Optimum Machine Balance For Grading Without The Need For A Rear Implement Or Counterweight. Integrated Cat Grade Technologies Such As Standard Slope Assist And Available Cat Grade With 3 D Help To Increase Overall Jobsite Productivity By Up To 50 Percent. Offering Up To 35 Percent Improved Fuel Efficiency The Dozer Features A Durable Design With Updated Components Long Service Intervals And Extended Scheduled Maintenance To Reduce Service And Maintenance Costs By Up To 12 Percent.

Komatsu Europe Introduces D475 A 8 Dozer

Komatsu Europe Introduces D475 A 8 Dozer

Outstanding Productivity And Enhanced Ride Performance. Komatsu Europe Announces The Launch Of The 112 Tonnes D475 A 8 Crawler Dozer With Improved Production Levels And New Features For Comfort And Safety. Its Powerful And Economical Komatsu Engine Integrates The Latest Emission Control Technologies And Fuel Saving Features. Increased Engine Power Provides Faster Reverse Climbing Speed Lower Cycle Times And A Drastic Increase In Productivity. It’s A Safe Fast And Powerful Addition To Any Customer’s Fleet Gregory Peeters Is Product Manager At Komatsu Europe. He Says: “The New D475 A 8 Was Designed With The Operator In Mind To Easily Enable The Full Use Of The Increased Engine Power And To Safely And Comfortably Improve Productivity. It’s A Safe Fast And Powerful Addition To Any Customer’s Fleet”. The Latest Komtrax And Komtrax Plus Telematics And The Komatsu Care Maintenance Program Offer Top Fleet Management And Support Protect The Machine Against Misuse And Guarantee Maximum Efficiency And Uptime. Ecology And Performance The D475 A 8 Has An Operating Weight Of 112.600 Kg. A New Komatsu Saa12 V140 E 7 Engine Eu Stage V Compliant Provides 697 K W 934 Hp @ 2.000 Rpm In Forward Gear And 777 K W 1040 Hp @ 2.000 Rpm In Reverse. For Greater Efficiency During Long Pushes The Torque Converter Lockup Clutch Can Be Automatically Engaged. Engine Power Is Then Sent Directly To The Transmission Increasing Ground Speed And Machine Efficiency For Less Fuel Consumption And Faster Cycle Times. At Any Time The Working Mode Can Be Set To Either “P Mode” For Maximum Production (Power) Or “E Mode” For Energy Saving Operation (Economy). Combined With The Automatic Or Manual Gearshift Mode This Allows To Select Optimal Machine Operating Conditions For The Work At Hand. Standard Features Can Be Activated By The Operator For Comfortable Operations And High Productivity. The Variable Giant Ripper Is Ideal For Digging Through Tough Material. The Auto Downshift Function Reverse Slow Mode Or Track Shoe Slip Control Mode Are All Easily Available And Can Be Quickly Cancelled. The K Bogie Undercarriage System Increases The Length Of Track On Ground To Improve Machine Stability And Traction. First Class Comfort The D475 A 8 Has A New Tall And Spacious Cab With A High Rigidity Structure And New Dampers For The Mounts. Large Glass Windows Provide Outstanding Visibility On Both Blade And Ripper. A New Reclining Air Suspension Seat Reduces Vibrations For The Operator: Fixed In An Angled Position (12°) It Is Heated And Ventilated With Thicker Cushions And Adjustable Lumbar Support. A New Equalizer Bar Shoulder Pad And Upgraded K Bogies Further Increase Driving Comfort. Noise And Vibrations Are Greatly Reduced. A Large Multi Lingual High Resolution Lcd Monitor Gives Quick Access To The Auto Idle Shutdown The Operator Identification System The Auto Ripper Return And The Auto Blade Tilt Functions. It Can Display The Working Area Behind The Machine And Features An Energy Saving Guide And A New Trouble Shooter To Help Minimize Down Time. The Layout For The Steering Console And Work Equipment Lever Was Renewed And The Height Of The Steering Console Can Be Adjusted Electronically. The Palm Command Control System (Pccs) Is Ergonomically Designed To Provide The Operator With A Relaxed Posture And Superb Control. Gear Shifting Is Simplified With Push Buttons. The Electronically Controlled Work Equipment Joystick Allows To Move Both The Blade And The Ripper Quicker And More Accurately Than Ever Before. The Automatic Climate Control System 12 V Outlet Power Source And Auxiliary Input Jack Further Contribute To Create A First Class Working Environment For The Operator. Safety And Maintenance The D475 A 8's Main Frame Enhances Machine Stiffness By 125% And Increases Its Durability Drastically. The New Mono Blade Linkage Provides Less Blade Sway Movement And Extends The Maintenance Intervals Of Blade Joints. A Swing Fan Gives Easy Cleaning Access To The Front Side Of The Radiator Core. A Caution Indication Reminds The Operator To Engage The Seat Belt And A New Secondary Engine Shutdown Switch Is Now Located On The Side Of The Machine. The “Operator Sensing System” Will Engage The Travel Brake And Lock The Work Equipment When No One Is Sitting In The Operator Seat. Heavy Duty Steps Lead Up To An Upgraded Rear Platform With Large Hand Rails For Safe Access To Rear Maintenance Points: Fuel And Washer Fluid Levels Check And Refill Cleaning Of Cab Windows And Air Conditioner Condenser Cab Lights Replacement And Other Routine Maintenance Are All Performed Safely. The Optional Power Ladder Can Provide Easier And Safer Access And Egress To And From The Cabin. D475 8: New Features And Benefits Engine Output Increase In Reverse Reaching 777k W Gross. Eu Stage V Compliant Improved Monocoque Cabin With Colour Multi Function Monitor Air Suspended Heated And Ventilated Seat With Thick Cushions And Inflatable Lumbar Support Fixed In A 12° Angle. Increased Leg Room Suspended Pedals Increased Ac Performance And Air Tightness Improved View On The Blade Electronic Work Equipment And Ripper Control Eliminating In Cabin Hydraulic Lines Operator Presence Sensing System Connected To Travel Brake &Amp; Work Equipment Lock Improved Viscous Dampers Cdm 2 With Longer Stroke For More Comfort Rubber Shoulder Pads On Equalizer Bar For A Softer Ride Bigger Minor Bogie Stroke For A Softer Ride Led Working Lamps (6x) For Better Vision And A Safer Operation. Komtrax Step 5 &Amp; Komtrax Plus Fuel Abnormality (Theft) Reports Machine Status Reports Machine Condition And Trends Komatsu Care – Peace Of Mind Cost Down And Profit Up 3 Year 2000 Hrs Scheduled Maintenance Interventions 5 Year 9000 Hrs Warranty On The Kdpf (2x) Rear View Camera– Improved View Helps Avoid Incidents Platform – All Around And Safe Access Mining Spec As Standard Quick Couplings For Draining And Filling Oils And Coolant Live Oil Sampling Canister Type Breathers Ladder (Option) – Hydraulic Ladder For Safe Access Interconnected With Park Brake A Variety Of Ripper Shanks And Points Is Available At Kepo. Please Consult With Your Get Specialist Or Ask Your Product Manager

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Bulldozers, also popularly known as dozers, are the essential earthmoving equipment used commonly in mining and construction works. Dozers perform different types of activities, including digging, levelling soil of varied types, excavating, and other tasks. 

Bulldozers are available in varied models categorized based on horsepower and weight. Bulldozers are generally mounted on tracks to ensure the optimum capability of traction, allowing easy mobility on slopes and even rough terrains. One can choose the type of bulldozer considering the project site, variety of terrain, purpose, and material types. The best bulldozer option will guarantee efficiency, safety, and cost reductions. 

Types of Bulldozers 

Crawler Bulldozer: Mounted on tracks, crawler bulldozers are generally used to move or shift soil, stones, earth, debris, etc. in large quantities from one place to another. A ripper equipped in the rear helps a crawler bulldozer perform efficiently the works related to mining, construction of roads, and development of construction sites, waste management, and more. The crawler bulldozer models range from 75 horsepower to 900 horsepower.     

Wheel Bulldozer: It is more manoeuvrable compared to crawlers and is bigger in size. It is highly efficient and is used at large construction project sites. It has great functionality and has the advantage of great handling. Wheel Bulldozer has absolutely articulated hydraulic steering making its operation easier. It has good ground grasping power and can easily move on a smaller axis. 

What to look for when purchasing a dozer?

Features, brand, and cost are the significant factors to be considered while planning to buy a bulldozer. Top global brands like Caterpillar, Komatsu, Shantui, XCMG, Liebherr, and more, manufacture several high quality of dozers for users. Today, bulldozers are powerfully efficient and loaded with modern technologies to offer the maximum output even in a short duration. 

Choose the type of bulldozer you need for your company from trusted global brands to accomplish the varied types of construction and mining projects. You can make your exclusive choice and enjoy attractive deals on the purchase price of dozers. Explore Plant & Equipment for information on the availability of the latest used and new bulldozers.