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IronPlanet, Cat Auction Services complete merger

IronPlanet, Cat Auction Services complete merger IronPlanet, an online marketplace for buying and selling used heavy equipment and trucks, and Associated Auction Services LLC, an alliance of Caterpillar and several of its independent Cat dealers, that operates under the name Cat Auction Services have announced the completion of the merger

LaHood Becomes Consultant for Caterpillar

Peoria-based Caterpillar Inc. has hired former Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood as a consultant. The Journal Star reported that the former Illinois congressman will be the company’s representative on policy matters. LaHood Former Transportation Secretary LaHood was transportation secretary from 2009 to 2013, when he retired from the Obama administration. Since then