Next Generation Excavators - Operator Training

The Next Generation Excavators are Caterpillar’s most advanced machines yet, with integrated Cat Connect technology and a range of unique features, the result is maximum productivity and reduced operating costs.

Below is a series of training guides and videos that highlight some of the key features of the Next Generation Excavators. Are you ready to Rewrite the Rules? 

Grade Assist

Grade Assist is an operator aid that automates boom and bucket movements for more accurate cuts with both standard and rotating attachments.


The E-fence feature allows you to automatically restrict excavator motion using boundaries you set in the monitor to keep you and your excavator safe.

Swing Assist

Swing Assist automatically stops excavator swing at defined set points in loading and trenching applications with a controlled swing stop.


Payload provides on-the-go load weighing to hit precise load targets everytime - reduce load times, optimise loading efficiency and increase jobsite productivity.

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