Caterpillar to Webcast 2011 Analyst Meeting at CONEXPO-CON/AGG

Wednesday, March 23, 2011, at 12:45 p.m. (Pacific) CEO Doug Oberhelman will review Cat business strategy

PEORIA, Ill., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) will offer a listen-only, audio webcast of its annual meeting with financial analysts and institutional shareholders, to be held on Wednesday, March 23, 2011, beginning at 12:45 p.m. Pacific Time (2:45 p.m. Central Time) at CONEXPO-CON/AGG '11 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Caterpillar Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Doug Oberhelman and members of Caterpillar's Executive Office will provide a review of Caterpillar's business and enterprise strategy.

In addition to the webcast, a PDF version of presentations made during the meeting will be available at

Webcast access:

The real-time, listen-only webcast will begin on Wednesday, March 23, 2011, at 12:45 p.m. Pacific Time (2:45 p.m. Central Time). The webcast can be accessed through the following website: Listeners should go to the website at least 15 minutes before the live meeting to download and install any necessary audio software. The transcript from the meeting will be made available on following the webcast.

For those unable to participate in the live webcast, the replay will be available through shortly after the live event. There is no charge to access the webcast. Those without access to the Internet may request a fax of Caterpillar's transcript by calling 800-228-7717 (U.S. and Canada) or 858-244-2080 (for all other regions).

About Caterpillar:

For more than 85 years, Caterpillar Inc. has been making sustainable progress possible and driving positive change on every continent. With 2010 sales and revenues of $42.588 billion, Caterpillar is the world's leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. The company also is a leading services provider through Caterpillar Financial Services, Caterpillar Remanufacturing Services, Caterpillar Logistics Services and Progress Rail Services. More information is available at: