About Carolina Cat

Carolina Cat is committed to serving as a trusted partner in your success. We find innovative solutions and work closely with our customers to support the essential needs of our communities. As a family-owned company under the fourth generation of leadership, our business is built on the principles of trust, integrity, and a desire to help our customers and employees succeed.

Through the construction division, we support our customers by offering equipment  sales ,  rental ,  product support  and  site technology solutions  that enable our customers to complete projects safely, on time and on budget. Our  power systems  team offers comprehensive energy solutions spanning power generation, electrical controls and testing.

We are proud to be part of the elite Caterpillar dealer network and serve a variety of industries through  ten locations  throughout Western North Carolina.

Whether you are looking for construction or power generation equipment and/or maintenance, we carry a full line of new, used and rental options with flexible financing options available.

Are you searching for technical assistance or do you have service questions? We have answers! Our Cat equipment helpline is the best way to get superior technical expertise directly from a trained professional. We move quickly to resolve your issue and minimize equipment downtime at your job site.  Learn more!

Our Vision

Vision Statement: Be our customers’ trusted partner. . . Be a high performing dealer

Our Mission

  • We serve our customers by providing the highest value equipment solutions supported by superior parts and service.
  • We provide our customers with the lowest total owning and operating costs.
  • We are a customer-focused team that builds positive, lasting relationships.
  • We value our employees’ well-being and empower our people to make the right decisions.
  • We achieve our strategic goals to be a sustainable long-term partner.

Our Values

Integrity – Commitment to doing what is right.

Customer Driven – Uncompromised focus on helping our customers achieve success.

Positive, Engaged Employees – Recognition that our employees working together are the key to our success.

Accountability – Honor our commitments and take action.

Adaptability – Continuously seek to improve the business and our individual self to be the best.


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Brands We Support


What is We Build NC?

You may have seen this sticker around town. You may have heard someone mention it. We Build NC is more than a slogan and a sticker. It is a movement, a campaign built around the appreciation of all of the hard-working men and women here in North Carolina.