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CAT® EXPO LIVE 2021

Posted on: May 24, 2021 12:23 pm

COME FOR THE SHOW. STAY FOR THE EXPERIENCE. MAY 26 AND MAY 27 FROM 10AM-4PM CENTRAL Cat Expo Live 2021 will deliver a full customer experience. This 2-day event will provide choices for how you engage with our content and experts — bringing to life the best Caterpillar has to offer in the form of exclusive product […]

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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 […]

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ALTORFER CAT ANNOUNCES FOUR NEW CHICAGOLAND LOCATIONS

Posted on: March 9, 2021 9:29 am

Altorfer Cat Announces Four New Locations Throughout Chicago Metropolitan Area   Cedar Rapids, IA (March 1, 2021) – Altorfer Cat is pleased to announce the culmination of its relocation efforts across the Chicago metropolitan area, moving the operations of three divisions from its former Elmhurst campus to new strategic locations in Addison, East Dundee, Mokena, […]

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OUR I.T. DEPARTMENT IS HIRING!

Posted on: February 9, 2021 3:22 pm

JOIN OUR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY TEAM Do you have a background in Information Technology? As Altorfer continues to expand, so do the opportunities for career growth. We have two great job opportunities and are searching for high-energy, ambitious candidates who are ready to join us in our continued success. Consider applying today to one of the […]

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JOIN SITECH MIDWAY’S WEBINAR NEXT WEEK!

Posted on: January 27, 2021 4:48 pm

Tune in on Thursday, February 4th @ 10AM CST as we discuss Dirt and Drones: The Connected Worksite with Propeller and SITECH. With many construction projects halted, the industry suddenly has more bandwidth to explore new technology and evaluate new workflows. If you’ve been wondering about drones, 3D maps and if worksite analytics tools have a […]

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BIG MACHINES. EVEN BIGGER TAX SAVINGS.

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. • […]

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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. […]

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ALTORFER RENTS HOT LIST

Posted on: November 1, 2020 8:53 am

INTRODUCING THE HOT LIST The weather is getting colder, but our deals are hotter than ever this fall! Download our Hot List flyer, showcasing the best equipment deals Altorfer Rents has to offer. Contact your rental sales representative or fill out the contact form on the bottom of this page for more information on our […]

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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. https://rusbank.net/offers/microloans/    

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Fall & Winter Sales Specials

Posted on: October 23, 2020 12:16 pm

Everything You’ll Need This Season It’s getting colder, but our deals are hotter than ever this winter! Download our Sales Specials brochure to see this season’s best offerings. From Caterpillar UTVs to boom lifts to Ag equipment deals, our team is fully stocked to help you meet your job site needs at an unbeatable price. \ […]

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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 […]

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Derecho Relief Story

Posted on: September 21, 2020 10:07 am

FRTA Partners with Altorfer Rents in Derecho Relief On August 10th, 2020 a derecho storm slashed through the state of Iowa, also impacting parts of Illinois and Indiana. This storm destroyed farmland across the midwest, knocked down homes and businesses, and left mass devastation. Thankfully, the First Response Team of America showed up in full […]

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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 […]

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FARM PROGRESS VIRTUAL EXPERIENCE

Posted on: September 3, 2020 10:12 am

Farm Progress is going virtual in 2020! Come September 15 – 17, Farm Progress Virtual Experience brings together the best of Farm Progress Show and Husker Harvest Days into one powerhouse virtual experience. You don’t want to miss this! Register today to save your spot. Register Now To Attend! For more information on the 2020 […]

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SITECH Midway Established to Serve Regional Civil Construction Contractors

Posted on: July 27, 2020 1:43 pm

We are excited to announce the creation of SITECH Midway, LLC, an Altorfer entity that represents Trimble and Caterpillar machine control systems for your entire fleet of heavy equipment, along with Trimble’s complete portfolio of Connected Site solutions—Site Positioning Systems, Construction Asset Management Services, software and powerful wireless and internet-based infrastructures. Please read the press […]

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UNDERSTANDING FALL PROTECTION REQUIREMENTS

Posted on: June 9, 2020 2:58 pm

Spelled out in the updated ANSI A92 and CSA B354 standards, as well as the OSHA and OHS requirements, fall protection on mobile elevating work platform (MEWPs) is required in the United States and Canada. A $132,598 fine for a willful violation from OSHA should be enough to make most jobsites pay attention to these […]

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Altorfer Rents Announces New Naperville, Illinois Location

Posted on: May 18, 2020 7:49 am

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, May 15, 2020 Altorfer Rents Announces New Naperville, Illinois Location (May 15, 2020) – Altorfer Rents, The Cat Rental Store, is excited to announce that a new location is under renovation in Naperville, IL. This new location will replace the existing rental store in Elmhurst, IL and will expand Altorfer’s ability to […]

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GET 0% FOR 60 MONTH AND SKIP 3 PAYMENTS

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 […]

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