• 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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  • How to Choose the Right Compact Equipment for Your Job

    Feb 13, 2020

    how to choose the right compact equipment

    Working with the right equipment can make a difference in the outcome of your project, whether you’re constructing a house, forging a new front lawn or demolishing an old garage. Modern construction equipment helps you get the job done precisely and efficiently by delivering premium techniques that provide long-term benefits.

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  • Mustang Cat Joins Forces with MnI Diesel to Create Mustang Cat Marine Services

    Jan 22, 2020
    Mustang Cat is pleased to announce the expansion of its Marine Services portfolio. The company has combined forces with MnI Diesel Inc., a longstanding Cat marine dealer, to form Mustang Cat Marine Services.
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  • How a Cat Mini Excavator Can Benefit Your Business

    Jan 15, 2020
    cat Mini excavator with drilling attachment


    Success on the jobsite is all about efficiency. With a small Cat excavator, you can get the job done with minimal cleanup, fewer expenses and up to 20% more performance. Buy a Cat mini excavator, and you'll find yourself operating with a level of precision and efficiency that will make you wonder how you survived without it.
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  • The Big Benefits of Cat Micro Excavators

    Dec 23, 2019
    Micro Excavator going through door
    What if you could do a big job with a small machine? Letting you work in tighter spaces and preserve your manpower, the precision you get when you buy a Cat micro excavator is matched only by the brand's legendary quality.

    Compact and capable, four micro excavators entered Cat Next Generation line in early 2019. Boasting features like cruise control, stick steer, monitors and even air conditioning on cab models, they fit massive functionality into a minimal package. That convenient form factor combined with Caterpillar innovation makes these micro machines indispensable on tight jobsites.

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  • A Handbook on Compact Equipment Attachments

    Nov 26, 2019

    Guide to compact Equipment attachments

    Imagine owning a machine that can perform like a dozen pieces of equipment. From digging, trenching and plowing to leveling, cutting and grinding, it can do it all. And no, it’s not a Transformer.

    Caterpillar® designs and engineers high-productivity attachments to accommodate your entire fleet no matter if you have a combination of machines or a solitary engine-type. Cat® work tools allow you to tailor your equipment to the specific requirements of each project.

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  • Do I Need Equipment With Tracks or Wheels?

    Oct 16, 2019
    Do I need tracks or wheels?

    If you're in the market for construction equipment, you've no doubt realized that you have a vast array of options. Choosing the right equipment for the job is critical to ensuring productivity and profitability. One of the decisions you'll face is whether to select equipment that has tracks or wheels.

    Your choice between tracks and wheels depends on the application you're putting your machinery to work in. In the tracks vs. wheels discussion, you have to consider the project in question and weigh considerations like speed, mobility, safety and stability. There isn't one right solution to the wheeled vs. tracked problem.

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  • Compact Track Loader Comparison

    Jul 30, 2019
    Cat 279D Compact track loader


    The popularity of practically all types of compact construction equipment is on the rise. Fueled by the versatility these smaller, lighter pieces of machinery offer, the global market for compact construction equipment is predicted to grow at a compound annual growth rate — or CAGR — of more than six percent over the next five years.  
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  • Mustang Cat Partners with CCSC to Fight the Effects of Poverty in Houston

    Dec 08, 2015
    Mustang Cat, the Caterpillar equipment and engine dealer for Southeast Texas, is pleased to partner with and award the Christian Community Service Center (CCSC) with funding to alleviate the effects of poverty in the Houston area.
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  • Caterpillar Introduces Complete Overhaul Repair Solution for Gas Compression Industry

    Oct 14, 2015
    Flexibility and simplicity are built into Caterpillar’s new Gas Compression Bundled Repair Solutions, enabling customers to shorten engine overhaul time and reduce owning and operating costs.
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  • Caterpillar Announces Availability of Remote Tracking, Monitoring, and Notification System for Cat® Powered Yachts & Vessels

    Sep 30, 2015
    Caterpillar Marine Power Systems is pleased to announce the availability of gplink, a satellite/cellular based tracking, monitoring, and notification system for Cat® powered yachts and vessels.
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  • Mustang Cat Named Official Heavy Construction Equipment of the Houston Texans

    Sep 02, 2015
    Mustang Cat, the Caterpillar equipment and engine dealer for Southeast Texas, has been named the “Official Heavy Construction Equipment” of the NFL’s Houston Texans.” This is a 4-year partnership and will kick off with the 2015-2016 season.
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