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2017 Altorfer Technology Days

Posted on: September 12, 2017 11:25 am

At this annual event, learn all about Caterpillar’s latest technology and how it can help make your work easier.  The featured technology this year is: Cat® GRADE with Assist Cat® GRADE with 3D Cat® Payload for Wheel Loaders – Cat Production Management Cat® Payload for Excavators Cat® AccuGrade™ Box Blade Attachment Overview What machines will […]

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2017 Technician Career Day

Posted on: September 8, 2017 2:00 pm

Make a career out of doing what you love! Join us Saturday, October 7th from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at our Cedar Rapids construction location (2600 6th St. SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404) to learn about Caterpillar’s ThinkBig Program! This event is open to high school students as well as anyone interested in making […]

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2017 Altorfer Facebook Photo Contest

Posted on: September 1, 2017 7:00 am

We want to see photos of your hardworking Altorfer equipment doing what it does best! Winner will be awarded an Altorfer branded portable Bluetooth speaker! How the contest works: -Safely snap a photo of Altorfer equipment hard at work or resting peacefully between shifts. -Follow the link below to complete the entry form and submit […]

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Combine Clinic Recap

Posted on: August 29, 2017 9:11 am

Thank you to all those who attended our combine clinics this year. They were such a success and we had a great time hosting them. Check out the video below of photo highlights from this event.

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RoGator C Series Preview Recap

Posted on: August 23, 2017 8:32 am

On August 9 and August 16, Altorfer Ag Products hosted a RoGator C Series preview event in Dix, IL and West Branch, IA, respectively. Here, we showed local customers the revolutionary technology of the new series including its Liquid Logic feature that’s designed to be more powerful and efficient. Check out the highlight video below as […]

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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

National Forklift Safety Day Today is #NationalForkliftSafetyDay. Take this opportunity to check out these tips to keep you safe while using our forklifts. Here are a few Safety Best Practices we recommend:  Always use the lift truck’s operator seat belt or restraint system. Stay inside the operator compartment, and never reach into moving parts of […]

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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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