Bloomberg the Company & Products

Bloomberg Anywhere Login


Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.


Financial Products

Enterprise Products


Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000


Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

May 07, 2015 6:22 AM ET


Company Overview of Caterpillar Global Mining LLC

Company Overview

Bucyrus International Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets draglines, electric mining shovels, and rotary blast-hole drills employed in surface mining, as well as providing aftermarket replacement parts and services for its machines. The company’s equipment is used for mining copper, thermal coal, metallurgical coal, oil sands, iron ore, molybdenum, phosphate, bauxite, gold, diamonds, and uranium. It also offers engineered replacement parts, maintenance and repair labor, technical advice, refurbishment and relocation of machines, structural and mechanical engineering, nondestructive testing, and repairs and rebuilds of machine components, among other things. The company, based in South Mi...

1100 Milwaukee Avenue

South Milwaukee, WI 53172

United States

Founded in 1880

9,800 Employees





Key Executives for Caterpillar Global Mining LLC

Vice President of Operations
President of Sales & Support and Director
Age: 61
Senior Vice President of Aftermarket and Distribution
Vice President of Europe, Russia and Indian Operations
Director Mine Development and Operation
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Caterpillar Global Mining LLC Key Developments

Investors in Bucyrus International Inc. Sues Bucyrus, Caterpillar Inc

Investors in Bucyrus International Inc. sued Bucyrus, Caterpillar Inc. and certain officers and directors of both companies, alleging breach of fiduciary duty and violation of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934. The complaint alleged the defendants made misrepresentations concerning a merger between Bucyrus and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Caterpillar. The defendants moved to dismiss the complaint. The court held the plaintiffs breach of fiduciary duty claim was inadequately supported. To the extent the complaint asserted a violation of the directors duty of disclosure that was made in good faith, those claims were subject to dismissal under the exculpatory provision in the certificate of incorporation. As to the individual defendants, the court found the complaint failed to adequately allege self-interest or control by others, as required to support a breach of the duty of loyalty and good faith claim under applicable Delaware law. The allegations that the merger allowed senior management and the board to secure 'material insider benefits', such as 'golden parachutes', were not accompanied by specifics as to who on the board or in management received such benefits or even what such benefits were. Moreover, the complaint did not even hint that any director had a tie or was influenced by Caterpillar.

Similar Private Companies By Industry

Company Name Region
Marlen International, Inc. United States
Sutton Tool Company United States
Benlee Dunright United States
Rattler Tools, Inc. United States
Ceresist, Inc. United States

Recent Private Companies Transactions

March 23, 2015
Caterpillar Global Mining LLC, Conveyor Systems Product Group
September 2, 2014
Caterpillar Global Mining LLC, Cat Mining Equipment Distribution and Support Business
May 22, 2014
Caterpillar Global Mining LLC, Cat Mining Equipment Distribution and Support Business

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup

Most Searched Private Companies

Company Name Geographic Region
Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law United States
NYC2012, Inc. United States
Bertelsmann AG Europe
Rush University United States
Greater Houston Partnership United States

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact Caterpillar Global Mining LLC, please visit --. Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at