• We're In this together.

    Sep 16, 2020
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  • Guide to Renting Compact Construction Equipment

    Aug 26, 2020
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    Whether you're under a tight deadline and need to begin your job with minimal start-up cost or you're a property owner who only needs a piece of equipment for a weekend project, there are several benefits of renting equipment. You can enjoy the flexibility of choosing exactly what you need without any long-term commitment. This enables you to save money over time and keep your operating costs low. You also avoid worrying about logistics, such as transportation, storage and ongoing maintenance.

    Read on to learn more about the advantages of renting construction equipment and some helpful tips to know before signing the rental agreement.

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  • Bobcat E55 vs. Cat® 306 CR

    Aug 06, 2020
    Cat® 306 CR

    When you need reliable mini excavator power, it's only natural to turn to the nation's leading names in heavy-duty construction equipment. Mini excavators are essential components of any construction, landscaping or forestry application that requires extra digging precision and agility. However, not all mini excavator models are created equal.

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  • Bobcat E35 vs. Cat® 303.5

    Aug 06, 2020

    Cat® 303.5 Mini excavators are excellent machines for your more detailed digging operations. Designed to maneuver through tight spaces and dig in tough-to-reach areas, the Bobcat E35 and Cat 303.5 mini excavators pack substantial power into a small machine. Both models feature advanced hydraulic systems that provide agile maneuverability and digging precision, and they're also designed with compact radius systems for greater versatility.

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  • Bobcat T870 vs. Cat® 299D3

    Aug 06, 2020

    Cat® 299D3 Comparison If you're looking for a compact track loader with maximum lifting power, you've likely come across the Bobcat T870 and Cat 299D3. From forestry to agriculture, these heavy-duty skid steer machines offer incredible performance and operational capabilities.

    These popular track loaders share many critical features that enable operators to perform their tasks with ease and increased productivity. There are several significant differences to consider when choosing between the Bobcat T870 and Cat 299D3.

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  • Bobcat T590 vs. Cat® 259D3

    Aug 06, 2020
    259D3 Cat

    When selecting a track loader, you need to look at options that meet more than your loading and unloading needs. Factors such as performance, maneuverability, serviceability and even cabin layout can impact your track loader buying decision. Two of the most well-known machines on the market — the Bobcat T590 and Cat 259D3 — are frequently compared for their job site benefits.

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  • The Kubota KX080-4 vs. the Cat® 308 CR Mini Excavator

    Aug 06, 2020

    Cat Mini Excavator 308

    A mini excavator is one of the most useful machines you can add to your lineup when you work in construction, excavation, landscaping or another industry that requires a dependable earth mover. Whatever the demands of the job, these versatile machines are up for the challenge. Mini excavators have a tracked chassis capable of taking on tough terrain, and you can easily swap their buckets with a long list of work tools and attachments to take on a wide variety of projects.

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  • Best Attachments for Your Mini Excavator

    Jul 24, 2020
    Mini Excavator Attachments

    Mini excavators are one of the most agile and maneuverable construction and earthmoving machines. Their relatively small size (operating weights range from 2,000 to 20,000 pounds) enables them to perform digging and loading tasks in confined areas that are off-limits to larger, heavier models. They're ideal for jobs such as installing backyard swimming pools and hot tubs, repairing sewer lines, landscaping work and digging small holes and trenches. 

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  • How to Pick the Right Size Power Generator for Your Business

    Jul 10, 2020
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    If you own or operate a business, you know that having a reliable backup power source is essential to keep your operations running smoothly. But how do you know which size generator is right for your needs? Understanding how commercial and industrial generator sizing works is crucial to know how to select the best option. 

    Read on for a guide to ensuring you have the right generator sizing for your business needs.

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  • The Kubota SVL95-2 vs. the Cat® 299D3

    Jun 30, 2020
    Cat 299d3 for sale

    A new compact track loader makes a valuable and versatile addition to your fleet. These machines are lightweight and capable of traversing virtually any terrain with minimal impact, helping you get into tight spaces. The tracked chassis enables you to navigate uneven terrain and make narrow turns with ease. When it comes to the larger-model compact track loaders available on the market, the two that people most often compare are the Kubota SVL95-2 and the Cat 299D3.

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  • Comparing the Kubota SVL75-2 vs. the Cat® 259D3

    Jun 30, 2020
    Cat 259d3 for sale

    The Cat 259D3 and Kubota SVL75-2 are some of the most popular compact track loaders on the market today, and worth comparing if you are looking to buy. Both these machines are versatile, highly maneuverable and equipped with excellent loading capabilities, but there will always be a winner in any competition. We put them side by side to help you find out once and for all which piece of equipment is the better buy for your needs.

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  • How to Improve the Productivity of Your Construction Equipment

    Jun 24, 2020

    How to Improve the Productivity of Your Construction Equipment

    Productivity is a deciding factor in any business' success, and this is no different within the construction industry. When multiple variables determine how efficient your team is, it's essential to know where your business stands on each one. Equipment productivity in construction is one element that can make or break an operational structure. Without well-functioning machinery, it's nearly impossible to construct the desired end product.

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  • New Mustang Cat Location Opens in Katy

    Jun 12, 2020
    New Katy Location

    Do you operate a construction company or other business that relies on heavy equipment in or near Katy, Texas? Houston-based Mustang Cat, the exclusive Cat® dealer in Southeast Texas since 1952, is pleased to announce the opening of our Katy Parts and Rental Store. You'll find all the parts you need to keep your Cat machines on the job, as well as an extensive inventory of high-quality earthmoving products and much more for rent at affordable rates.

     

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  • Utilizing Rentable Generators for Your Summer Event

    Apr 13, 2020

    Cat generators for your summer events   The summer is a great time to host events and socialize at parties with friends, family and acquaintances. There is just one challenge that often arises during outdoor events this time of year, and that’s power. Without access to reliable electricity, you may struggle to keep guests comfortable, fed and entertained.

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  • Construction Site Safety Tips

    Apr 13, 2020
    Construction Site Safety Tips

     

    Construction projects involve a wide range of heavy equipment that can compromise operator health and personal safety. According to OSHA, construction accidents accounted for over 20% of worker fatalities in 2018. While the nature of the job presents its share of dangers, it’s possible to reduce risks with the help of preventative measures.

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