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Enter for your chance to win a CAT 259D Compact Track Loader

Posted on: July 11, 2017 7:00 am

Morton’s annual “Giving Away the Farm” sweepstakes is the biggest it’s ever been. The grand prize winner will win a credit towards a Morton building and a Cat 259D Compact Track Loader. This prize package is worth over $100,000! This sweepstakes begins on July 11th and ends on October 19th with the grand prize winner […]

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Altorfer Lift Truck Specials

Posted on: June 28, 2017 2:00 pm

Take a look at our Altorfer Lift Truck Jungheinrich specials. But hurry… there’s limited inventory available. Contact your local sales representative today if interested. View Jungheinrich Specials

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Rental and Lift Truck E-News

Posted on: June 21, 2017 1:31 pm

Catch up on all the latest news in Rental and Lift Trucks with our latest E-Newsletter. Click on the button below to read all about it. Read the Rental Newsletter

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Prepping Your Equipment for Planting & Harvesting

Posted on: June 21, 2017 1:05 am

For farmers, the greatest asset investment you can make is in farming equipment. Agriculture equipment can be worth hundreds of thousands of dollars. So, treating your equipment with care and precision is not only recommended, it’s an essential business decision. When to Prepare Your Equipment Winter months are the ideal time to start prepping your […]

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Vietnam Vets Partner with Altorfer to Reunite, Talk Cat and Old Times

Posted on: June 20, 2017 11:34 am

Some of the best bonds of friendship come when two (or more) people have a shared experience, like serving together. Recently, the Doug Oberhelman Caterpillar Visitor’s Center in Peoria, Ill. hosted the annual reunion of a group of Vietnam veterans that served together in the U.S. Army 169th Engineers. With the help of Altorfer Cat, […]

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Altorfer Announces Thad King as new Ag Parts and Service Sales Representative

Posted on: June 20, 2017 7:00 am

Cedar Rapids, IA (June 8, 2017) – Altorfer Ag Products, a full-service farm equipment dealership, is proud to announce the addition of Thad King to their team as parts and service sales representative for southeastern Iowa. King started his career with Altorfer Inc. 23 years ago in the Cedar Rapids truck shop parts department. For […]

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All Altorfer Ag Products locations are now operating regular business hours

Posted on: June 13, 2017 8:54 am

Regular Business Hours: Monday – Friday: 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Saturday: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Clinton, Illinois – Phone: 217-935-6727 Dix, Illinois – Phone: 618-266-7711 Dwight, Illinois – Phone: 815-584-4887 Rock Falls, Illinois – Phone: 815-535-0881 West Branch, Iowa – Phone: 319-643-6300 Find your nearest location >> Contact your Altorfer Ag Sales Representative >

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National Forklift Safety Day

Posted on: June 13, 2017 7:00 am

Today is #NationalForkliftSafetyDay. Take this opportunity to check out these tips to keep you safe while using our forklifts. http://bit.ly/2sKBlDl

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Altorfer Ag Products Hires Philip Uphoff as Sales Representative

Posted on: June 2, 2017 11:36 am

Altorfer Ag Products Hires Philip Uphoff as Sales Representative Territory covers 7 counties of Illinois and Indiana. Altorfer Ag Products, a full-service farm equipment dealership, is proud to announce the hiring of Philip Uphoff as a sales representative for portions of Illinois and Indiana. Uphoff represents the Challenger and LEXION product lines. He will work […]

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2017 Spring & Summer Rental Flyer – Now Available

Posted on: May 20, 2017 11:31 am

View our latest specials at Altorfer Rents! Find the best deals at your Altorfer Rents location! From high vis. jackets to reduced-rate lifts for sale and rent – you can find it at Altorfer Rents. Download our latest flyer below, or visit catrentalstore.com to view our equipment and request a quote.  ….. Download Specials Flyer

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Cat 3500 Engine

Posted on: May 16, 2017 12:09 pm

3500 Reasons to Turn to Altorfer Cat® for Your Power Needs You don’t become a legend overnight. It takes years of quality products, consistent service and proven reliability to become an industry standard. That is the case with the Cat 3500 engine, one of the most powerful and successful industrial engines on the market. The […]

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Altorfer Ag Products – Spring Extended Business Hours

Posted on: April 17, 2017 3:57 pm

All Altorfer Ag Products locations are now operating spring extended business hours. Spring Extended Business Hours: Rock Falls, IL | Dwight, IL | Dix, IL | West Branch, IA Monday – Friday: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday: 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. – parts Clinton, IL Monday – Friday: 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. […]

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Derek Altorfer Elected President of Altorfer Inc.

Posted on: April 11, 2017 3:37 pm

Altorfer Inc., founded by the late Edward Altorfer, is pleased to announce the Board of Directors has elected Derek R. Altorfer to the position of President, effective February 1, 2017. Derek succeeds his father Bruce Altorfer who had served as president since 1998. Caterpillar Inc. has endorsed the election by adding Derek to their Sales and […]

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Altorfer Cat to sell full line of Thunder Creek Equipment

Posted on: April 5, 2017 2:27 pm

Altorfer Inc. and Thunder Creek Equipment have reached an agreement that will make the heavy equipment dealer an official provider of Thunder Creek’s products for the construction industry in central Illinois, eastern Iowa and northeast Missouri. Altorfer Inc. will sell and service the full line of Thunder Creek fuel, diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) and service […]

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Altorfer Rents Achieves 5-Star Caterpillar Status

Posted on: March 23, 2017 8:25 pm

Altorfer Rents Achieves 5-Star Caterpillar Status Achieved Top Status One Month After Completing Rental Operations Certification In October 2016, Altorfer Rents completed the Rental Operations Certification as part of Caterpillar, Inc.’s initiative to provide a consistent, best-in-class rental experience for customers around the world. One month later, Caterpillar recognized Altorfer Rents with the prestigious 5-Star […]

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Altorfer Rents Announces Mike O’Neil as Product Support Sales Representative

Posted on: March 14, 2017 1:01 pm

Altorfer Rents Announces Mike O’Neil as Product Support Sales Representative Territory covers 14 counties of eastern Iowa and western Illinois. Altorfer Rents – The Cat Rental Store is proud to announce the promotion of Mike O’Neil to the role of product support sales representative. O’Neil will work to meet parts and service needs for rental […]

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Altorfer Rents Announces Jake Tolander as Product Support Sales Representative

Posted on: March 14, 2017 12:44 pm

Altorfer Rents Announces Jake Tolander as Product Support Sales Representative Territory covers 21 Iowa counties. Altorfer Rents – The Cat Rental Store is excited to announce the promotion of Jake Tolander to the position of product support sales representative. He will work to meet the parts and service needs for rental and lift truck customers […]

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