Caterpillar offers a complete line of forestry equipment to meet your application needs - from core machines that help with road building, millyard and reforestation, to purpose-built machines that harvest, transport and load, Caterpillar's line of products are all you need to get the job done.
The Cat 586C Site Prep Tractor is a multi-purpose, heavy-duty machine with the muscle to run power-hungry mulchers and brushcutters. Tackle a variety of land management projects with one machine and lower your owning and operating costs. Applications include residential/commercial development, utility and pipeline right-of-way construction and maintenance, wetlands and wildlife habitat management, plantation reclamation and management, and clearing for flood control and firebreaks.
The Cat HM825 Mulcher and BR624 Brushcutter, new Cat work tools that match the powerful capability of the 586C, are available from the factory and supported by Cat dealers.
Cat® Track Feller Bunchers are highly productive timber harvesting machines. Recent design updates to the 500 Series Track Feller Bunchers provide best in class lift capacity, swing torque, and hydraulic performance. Also available in Track Harvester configurations, Cat Track Feller Bunchers are a versatile solution in taking down the cost of timber harvesting.
A robust undercarriage utilizes proven components, customized for demanding forestry conditions. The unique boom design provides industry leading lift capacity throughout full reach range, a benefit in large timber. Four models are available with just the right horsepower, track size and hydraulic configurations to fit your application needs.
Cat offers 7 Track Feller Buncher models available in a wide array of configurations: Zero Tail Swing (ZTS), Full Tail Swing (FTS), Feller Buncher, Harvester, Leveling, and Non-leveling. Various Work Tool options means 500 Series machines can be matched to any job.
Caterpillar Track Feller Bunchers Features: - Best in class lift, reach, swing torque, hydraulic performance, and power management provide superior productivity and fuel efficiency. - High tractive effort provides greater than 1 to 1 drawbar to weight ratio for improved maneuverability and reduced cycle time in steep terrain. - Hydraulic clamshell enclosures provide superior access and safe working platform to reduce maintenance/repair time and cost. - Comfortable cab and IQAN operating system (with full adjustability and customization of machine controls) increase operator comfort, confidence, and productivity. - Infinitely variable reversing fan reduces fuel consumption as well as daily service time for radiator cleanout.
The Cat® C-Series Wheel Skidders with ACERT™ Technology offers maximum productivity, reliability and lower owner and operating cost while meeting Tier3 emission standard regulations.
C-Series Wheel Skidders Feature: - Proven, reliable Cat® engines and lock-up torque converter provide powerful, efficient drivetrain for maximum productivity and lowest cost per ton. - Spacious cab and ergonomic controls reduce operator fatigue resulting in a more productive shift. - Weight forward design allows larger grapple loads and maintains power to the ground to keep loads moving. - Ease of serviceability increases machine life and reduces operating costs. - Cat Grapples feature improved loading capability and load retention. Spend less time picking up wood and deliver more to the deck with every pull. - Safety features including cab guarding, ingress/egress, machine lockouts, large mirrors, and visibility ensure a safe working environment for operators, technicians, and workers on-site.
Cat® D-Series Forest Machines are powered with ACERT® Technology and Caterpillar quality from undercarriage to grapple. These rugged, state-of-the-art forest machines provide both reliability and durability for the most demanding logging environments.