Caterpillar Equipment Corporation The Caterpillar Equipment Corporation has been in business for over 80 years and is the “largest maker of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, and industrial gas turbines” (Caterpillar History, 2010). In order to obtain the position as a global leader, Caterpillar has developed a mission statement and corporate objectives to guide the future of the company, as well as entering international markets, streamlining facilities, and adapting products to meet the demands of particular markets. Caterpillar’s mission statement is to “be a leader in providing the best value in machines, engines, and support services for customers” (Company-Statements). The company is also interested in...The end:
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