Increase Revenue through Machine Fluid Analysis

Just as blood circulates oxygen throughout the body, fluids are essential to the function of your machines. Through Cat®-approved fluid analysis, you can learn what maintenance is needed to avoid costly repairs and downtime. Only a few labs are recognized and certified by Caterpillar to provide this service in North America. At Carter Machinery, our…


How to Promote Safety in Excavation and Prevent Trench Hazards

Statistics from the Bureau of Labor show that an average of 25 workers are tragically killed in trench-related accidents each year, with cave-ins being responsible for 75% of these unfortunate, but preventable deaths. Additionally, trench collapses cause hundreds of worker injuries each year, all equally preventable. With Carter Rental’s full line of trench shoring equipment…


Winterize Your Lawn’s Irrigation System with an Air Compressor

Winterizing your lawn’s irrigation system using an air compressor is vital to the health and longevity of the system and will help to avoid bursting hoses and other issues. Use this winterization guide to prepare your sprinklers for Winter weather.tem with an Air Compressor Winterizing Tools and Materials You will need four things to get…


8 Farm Uses For A Skid Steer Loader

Skid steers have countless abilities, functions, and attachments for agricultural applications. While they are most often employed to load and move dirt, debris, and other material, their functions are almost limitless when completing daily and annual jobs on farms. To give you an idea of how many applications skid steers have for farm use, we…


Why Central Utility Plants Should Convert to Natural Gas Generators

Increasingly, central utility plants are choosing Combined Heat and Power (CHP) because it creates revenue. Using packaged generators like these that integrate heat recovery components and controls, plants can produce electricity, heating, cooling, and mechanical power from a single source. It squeezes every bit of energy while using as little fuel resources as possible. Central…


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