Patten Cat Partners with Metso to Reach New Markets

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Joining Metso Distributor Network Allows Patten Cat to Target Aggregates, Waste and Mining Customers with Broader Offerings

Patten Cat, Caterpillar’s authorized dealer in Northern Illinois and Northwest Indiana, announced today it has joined the distribution network of Metso, a leading aggregates processing equipment company. The arrangement will better enable Patten Cat to reach new markets in need of stationary or mobile crushing and screening equipment.

Through the partnership, Patten Cat will offer the Metso line of crushing and screening products within its new equipment and rental fleets. Already a leader in the Caterpillar network of distributors, the addition of the product line will continue to strengthen Patten Cat’s reputation for quality products and unparalleled services.

“We are very pleased to enter this relationship with Metso whose reputation in the aggregates industry is based on more than a century of expertise,” said David Combs, Vice President, Patten Cat. “By adding Metso crushing and screening products to our offerings, we feel we can expand our presence and address new markets.”

“We are proud to welcome Patten Cat to our network of distributors,” said Ben Hansbury, Vice President, Distribution Sales at Metso. “Patten Cat has an excellent reputation in this market, and a strong commitment to product support. Together with Metso’s products and services, it will be a winning combination for our collective customers.”

Patten Cat is one of Caterpillar’s top dealers, having been in business and representing Caterpillar products since 1933. The company has six locations covering Northwest Indiana and Northern Illinois, far outpacing any of its competitors in the area.

About Patten Cat
Patten Cat’s mission has not changed since B. C. Patten, Sr. founded the company in 1933. Simply put, Patten Industries is here to deliver a superior standard of customer satisfaction by providing quality products and unparalleled services. Patten Cat has over 40 field techs and more than 50 service trucks. With over 450 employees in six locations, Patten Industries is the authorized Caterpillar dealer in Northern Illinois and Northwest Indiana. The company’s headquarters is located at 635 W Lake St, Elmhurst, IL 60126. For more information, visit

About Metso
Metso is a world-leading industrial company serving the mining, aggregates, recycling, oil, gas, pulp, paper and process industries. We help our customers improve their operational efficiency, reduce risks and increase profitability by using our unique knowledge, experienced people and innovative solutions to build new, sustainable ways of growing together. Our products range from mining and aggregates processing equipment and systems, to industrial valves and controls. Our customers are supported by a broad scope of services and a global network of over 80 service centers and about 6,000 service professionals. Metso has an uncompromising attitude towards safety. For more information, visit

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