Introducing Justin Parrish!

Posted on: May 11, 2021 1:42 pm

Contact your machine sales representative, Justin Parrish, for your equipment needs. Altorfer Cat is excited to introduce your new Cat Compact Equipment Sales Representative, Justin Parrish. He joins the team after eight years in the army and several years of sales experience in the insurance industry. In his role, Justin represents full line of Cat […]



Posted on: December 1, 2020 1:30 pm

Qualify For 100% Bonus Depreciation 2020 has been a hectic year and you deserve some good news. When you purchase a new machine by the end of the year, you may qualify for 100% bonus depreciation!* How? The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (Section 179) allows many equipment purchases to qualify for significant tax advantages. • […]


Cat Trial #9: Pac-Man

Posted on: November 22, 2020 7:55 am

THE SECRET’S OUT… INTRODUCING PAC-MAN! PAC-MAN is iconic; one of the most famous video games ever developed. And Caterpillar is bringing it back center stage, 40 years after its release, as only the Cat Trials can: at a scale of epic proportions! The Cat Trial #9 puts Pac-Man and the ghosts back on the board. […]


Cat Attachments @ Work

Posted on: October 27, 2020 3:18 pm

Get The Job Done With Cat Attachments! Flip through the brochure below to see the 2020 Cat Attachments in action. What work tools do you need for your upcoming winter projects? Contact your Altorfer Cat representative for assistance today.    


Join the 2020 Photo Contest!

Posted on: October 8, 2020 7:48 am

Will You Have The Winning Snapshot? We want to see photos of your hardworking Altorfer equipment doing what it does best! The winner will be awarded an Altorfer branded Portable Bluetooth Speaker! Read below for contest details and make sure to visit the Altorfer Facebook Page for updates. Contest details: -Safely snap a photo of […]


CAT Expo Live “Virtual Trade Show”- Tune in TODAY at 3PM!

Posted on: September 16, 2020 10:31 am

No travel? No problem. The Cat® trade show experience is coming to you TODAY from 3pm-6pm. Chat with experts, get a 3D look at what’s new, tune in to demos and lots more…all online and all free! REGISTER for Cat Expo Live now! • Live chat with 100+ Caterpillar experts • Visit virtual product, service […]



Posted on: April 14, 2020 11:40 am

RECEIVE 0% FOR 60 MONTHS Get 0% financing for 60 months. Zero down. Zero hassle. Receive a CAT® Customer Value Agreement** (CVA) with your machine purchase and add the option to skip 3 payments. But that’s not all! Get 0% financing for 24 months on new machine attachments. FINANCE FLYER   EASY TO OWN. READY […]


Cat Digital Tools for Landscaping, Snow Removal & Topsoil | Beverly Companies

Posted on: April 9, 2020 7:54 am

BEVERLY COMPANIES CUSTOMER TESTIMONIAL  Beverly Companies of Chicago, Illinois uses Cat Digital Tools, such as, for fleet management to help reduce the cost of downtime, maximize utilization and boost uptime. Check out the video testimonial below to learn more about how Beverly digitally manages their landscaping, snow removal, and topsoil business. 


FINDING A WAY: U.S. Gypsum Mine | Sperry, Iowa

Posted on: March 20, 2020 8:05 am

The U.S. Gypsum mine in Sperry, Iowa, is more than 620 feet underground and accessible only via shaft, which makes getting equipment in the mine a difficult challenge. When it was time for a new Cat® R1600H loader, U.S. Gypsum turned to local Cat dealer Altorfer, a long-time partner of its surface operation. Once the […]


Advanced Display

Posted on: September 19, 2019 2:26 pm

Quick Tip Video: Advanced Display Setting Since its beginnings in 1925, Caterpillar® has been a name synonymous with comfort, convenience and innovation. Whether you work in construction, agriculture, forestry, landscaping, mining or a similar industry, you know your Cat® equipment has the tools necessary to get your specific job done to your specifications. One of […]


In-Cab Display Basics

Posted on: September 2, 2019 1:46 pm

Quick Tip Video: In-Cab Display Basics As someone using heavy equipment for your worksite requirements, the last thing you want to do is spend time fumbling with your machine’s display to find the settings you need when your eyes are supposed to be trained on the road. Unfortunately, this type of distracted driving is all […]


Equipment Pre-Start Checklist

Posted on: August 19, 2019 11:01 am

Quick Tip Video: Pre-Start Checklist At the beginning of the workday, it can be easy to step into the machines and get to work. But adding routine pre-start checks to your daily schedule gives a huge advantage to your work and business. This video outlines the ways you can ensure your Cat® mini hydraulic excavator is […]



Posted on: August 6, 2019 2:26 pm

COMMUNICATION FOR THE MODERN WORLD You asked and we listened. When you entrust us with your equipment repair needs, we want you to have faster and more efficient communication. Thanks to our new complimentary customer communication software, we’ve done that and more. Now, we can send brief status updates, share photos and videos, inspection results, […]


Equipment Technology

Posted on: August 5, 2019 10:44 am

Quick Tip Video: CAT Connect Whether you’re looking to draw more insights from your asset data, run a more productive jobsite, or transform your safety culture, your Cat dealer can help — with information, advice and a partnership to tackle your biggest challenges. Transcript Hi, I’m Collin with today’s quick tip. Today I’m going to […]


In-Cab Monitor Features

Posted on: July 22, 2019 1:50 pm

Quick Tip Video: In-Cab Monitor Features Every machine in your fleet is a little bit different. Training your team to operate different types of machines makes them much more well-rounded in their skillset. When your workers know every one of the features and capabilities of the machinery, they can confidently get the job done right. […]


Cat® Certified Used “We Tested It. You Can Trust It.”

Posted on: July 1, 2019 8:35 am

“WE TESTED IT. YOU CAN TRUST IT.” There’s used equipment, and then there’s Cat® Certified Used. We take low-hour, well-maintained machines and inspect them inside and out. Before you put a CCU machine to work, we put it to the test. The result? A used machine you can trust to deliver good-as-new performance and peace […]


Cat Engine Rebuilds

Posted on: June 24, 2019 10:58 am

Quick Tip Video: Caterpillar Rebuild You rely on your equipment to get the job done. The machinery is built tough because it has to take on difficult jobs. But over time, even these tough machines wear down. When your machinery breaks down, your first thought may be to replace the machine. With Caterpillar Rebuild, you […]


Equipment Parts

Posted on: June 10, 2019 1:34 pm

Quick Tip Video: When your machinery breaks down, you’ll want to have it fixed as soon as possible. Broken machinery means potential delays in the schedule and extra costs for repairs. You can make these repairs and maintenance items a little bit easier by using Parts.Cat.Com. Transcript Hey, I’m Collin and this is today’s […]


Proper Parking Technique

Posted on: May 13, 2019 1:24 pm

Excavator Correct Parking Position When your team is working on a job, everyone has to be focused and follow the contract. But even when the day’s work is done, you still have to make sure you take care of your equipment. Cooling down your machinery and parking it properly helps keep it in the best […]


Goodbye, Winter. Hello, Spring Rentals.

Posted on: May 9, 2019 12:35 pm

A Guide to Renting Equipment for Your Spring Yard Work Spring is here, and that means yard-work season. Lawn care, landscaping and outdoor renovations require a lot of heavy lifting, hauling and digging. Home and property owners know that early spring is the perfect time to fire up those engines and get to work on […]