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Cat® DETECT technologies help operators maintain better awareness of what’s happening around their equipment, enabling them to work more safely and confidently all shift long.

What Is Cat DETECT?

Cat DETECT technology includes hardware components such as cameras, sensors and displays that work with sophisticated onboard software to improve operator awareness of the jobsite environment.

A wide range of technologies is available to equip any machine—existing or new, regardless of manufacturer—with valuable safety and awareness capabilities.

What Does It Do for Me?

Cat DETECT technologies improve operator awareness, creating a safer jobsite that enables operators to work more confidently and productively.

How Do I Get It?

Cat DETECT technologies are available for many types of equipment, regardless of age or manufacturer. They are available from the factory on new Cat equipment and as aftermarket or retrofits from Cat and SITECH dealers.

What Cat DETECT Technologies Are Available?

A range of Cat DETECT technologies lets you configure a system suited to your job needs, fleet and budget.

Camera Systems give operators better visibility to the immediate area around their equipment.

DETECT for Personnel uses RFID (Scan-Link) technology to alert operators when ground personnel approach their machines.

Cat Machine Security System (MSS) keeps your equipment safe by giving you control over who can operate your machines and when.

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Altorfer, Inc. is proud to announce the acquisition of Patten Cat effective May 9, 2018. We look forward to supporting all your equipment and product support needs by providing the quality products and excellent service that you have come to expect from the Caterpillar family. Please be aware that the Patten Cat website will close soon and all traffic will be pointed to Thank you for giving us the opportunity to partner together with you for continued success.