SPRINGFIELD, May 31, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The Illinois Senate voted on May 31 to support SB1715 with a vote of 52-3-4 and established the most comprehensive set of hydraulic fracturing regulations in the nation. SB1715, the Hydraulic Fracturing Regulatory Act passed the Illinois House on May 30 with a vote of 108-9. The bill will need to be signed by the Governor.
Goal-driven Collaboration Results in Record Employee Safety, Customer Satisfaction & Financial Performance
June 3, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Union Pacific today published its 2012 Sustainability and Citizenship Report, underscoring the company's innovations in the areas of environmental stewardship, safe operations, employee well-being, community development and customer value, as well as its commitment to upholding the highest standards of corporate governance and ethics.
How do you eliminate the need for 15,000 tons of new steel plus the accompanying 18,000 tons of CO2 involved in its production? Make good use of old steel. This is the concept behind our businesses that focus on remanufacturing, rebuilding and repowering existing Cat® products. Our remanufacturing business allows us to keep thousands of tons of material from landfills, while offering our customers the needed upgrades to minimize their total cost of ownership.
Caterpillar’s new M2 Series Motor Grader continues to gain accolades for its superior performance, reliability and productivity. View the 2012 Year in Review to learn about these accomplishments and how this was Caterpillar’s first machine introduced to meet Tier 4 Interim standards for the United States and Stage IIIB standards in the European Union.
Caterpillar has a clear strategy to enable success in energy consumption. Learn about the opportunities that natural gas presents and what Caterpillar is doing as one of the world’s leading technology suppliers to the diverse energy market in the 2012 Year in Review.
Sustainable infrastructure development drives local economies, improves standards of living and does so in a way that balances environmental considerations. Caterpillar supports sustainable infrastructure projects around the world with products and services that facilitate efficiency.