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CATERPILLAR MARINE INTRODUCES THE CAT® C32B MARINE ENGINE

More Power, Less Noise and All the Performance Your Sport Fishing Boat Needs

C32B Marine EngineThe Cat® C32 engine you know and love is now available in 2025 mhp. New from the block up, with all the reliability, support and peace …

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Introducing New Paving Product Line Partners

Gregory Poole Equipment Company Extends Paving Products Line with New Partnerships

WeilerRALEIGH – We are excited to formally announce our upcoming transition for our Paving products line. Since 1951, Gregory Poole Equipment Company has been proudly serving our customers in …

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Electric Buses Guide: What They Are and How They Work

Electric Buses Guide: What They Are and How They Work

Electric buses are bursting onto the scene for cities, private transit companies and schools looking for an alternative to traditional buses. These buses are more eco-friendly and can also save you money over time, so it’s no wonder they are …

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HURRICANE SEASON IS QUICKLY APPROACHING

Now, more than ever, it is important to ensure your electric power generation equipment is functioning correctly. Our technicians can provide the necessary services to verify your system is ready to perform at peak operating condition, before the storm hits.…

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Coloring Pages Activities for the Kids

Activity Books for Kids!

 

Individual Coloring Pages

Download and print these coloring pages for the little ones.  …

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Tips for Safely Operating Heavy Equipment

Tips for Safely Operating Heavy Equipment

Staying safe on the job site is vital for any line of work dealing with heavy machinery — from demolishing buildings to reconstructing roads. As a fleet owner or heavy equipment manager, you need to know what your equipment is …

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Types of Equipment Used in Landscaping

Types of Equipment Used in Landscaping

The landscaping industry makes use of heavy equipment for a variety of earthmoving jobs. To succeed in the field, you need machinery that stands up to daily use in a wide range of conditions. Though you may encounter all types …

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Winterizing Your Boat Engines

Fall is finally here with winter following right behind. If you are planning to store your boat this winter, for less than 6 months, follow these short-term storage procedures to protect your engines:

  • Change the oil. Drain the oil out

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Landart Solutions Growing with Cat Equipment

Michele Horn of Landart SolutionsMichele Horn is the proud owner of Landart Solutions, where she and her team find the joy in problem solving. Based out of Fayetteville, NC, Michele and her husband and business partner, Matt Horn, have built their company over the …

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GL Platinum Level Service Dealer

GL Platinum Level

Platinum Level Service

Did you know we are a DNV GL Marine Certified Platinum Dealership? What does that mean though? It means Germanischer Lloyd conducted a rigorous independent audit of our service department and policies and found Gregory Poole Marine …

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Fish Tank Conquers Los Sueños

Fish Tank BoatFish Tank, a Hatteras GT63, recently dominated the Los Sueños Triple Crown. Fish Tank is owned by Chris & Laura Jessen and powered by Cat® C32A engines. Fish Tank typically competes in 7 tournaments a year. They will also be …

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How to Boost Heavy Equipment Productivity

How to Boost Heavy Equipment Productivity

Contractors have enormous responsibilities in managing construction jobs, including buying, renting, maintaining and operating heavy equipment. Whether you’re renting or buying construction equipment, you want to know it’s helping you achieve higher productivity, not lowering it. Many contractors are looking …

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Guide to the Different Types and Sizes of Excavators

Guide to the Different Types and Sizes of Excavators

Excavators are an essential piece of equipment for any construction, building or mining project. Built for heavy-duty digging and hauling, excavators can boost your team’s efficiency and productivity, while lowering your operating costs. Available in a variety of types and …

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Why Repower Your Boat with Cat Engines?

Riptide RepowerFred Wallace, owner of a 32’ Topaz Express named ‘Riptide’, came to a crossroads many boat owners face – do I repower or do I buy a new vessel? Mr. Wallace weighed the options available and after careful consideration he …

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Mebane Mulch – A One-Stop Shop

Mebane MulchMebane Mulch Plus, Inc., dba Mebane Shrubbery, prides themselves on being the landscaper’s one stop shop. The company went under new ownership last summer – owner, Susan Hayward working alongside her husband W.A. took over the business with the same …

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Service Tips for Your Cat Engine

Follow these tips to help keep your Cat® engines in tip-top shape:
  • Maintain primary and secondary fuel filters to keep a minimum of 80PSI on C32 Acert engines.
  • Check and maintain zincs to ensure proper protection from electrolysis.
  • Keep

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Ford Companies Rely on Cat Equipment

Ford CompaniesChris Ford, owner of Ford Companies, relies on his Cat® equipment to get the job done every day. From 2013, when the company was incorporated, Chris has been working with Gregory Poole for all his equipment needs. The first …

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NEW CAT® APP DELIVERS SIMPLIFIED, STREAMLINED EQUIPMENT DATA TO MOBILE DEVICES

Caterpillar launches the industry’s first mobile app designed to allow customers who spend their time in a truck, at the job site and on-the-go to take advantage of equipment telematics data. The new Cat® App delivers simplified, streamlined data …

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James Gregory Poole Jr. 1934-2018

Greg Poole Jr

It is with deep sadness that I share with you that my dad, J. Gregory Poole, Jr., passed away Saturday, December 29, 2018 after a gallant fight with pneumonia. While our family is grieving our loss, we are comforted by …

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Peace of Mind For M&W Land Improvement, Inc.

M&W Land Improvement, Inc. started in 2003 with a handful of guys landscaping residential yards for newly constructed homes. They have grown to an average of 38 employees. Today, they provide landscaping services to several home builders in the area. …

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Harvestrax Announced as the New CLAAS Dealer

Since 1951, the Poole Family has proudly served our customers in eastern North Carolina with a commitment to high-quality service in a timely and professional manner. I hope you know how much we appreciate your business and that you allow …

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What to Consider When Buying Used Construction Equipment

What to Consider When Buying Used Construction Equipment

Purchasing machinery can be a massive undertaking — especially if you are in the market for used construction equipment. Used equipment is a cost-effective option, but you need functional equipment for your project. Used construction equipment is often considered to …

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Pushing Digital Dirt

Simulators Train Wake Students for Earthmoving Jobs

equipment simulatorsAny person seriously involved with construction equipment ownership or operation will readily tell you that there is a lot more to consider in equipment operation than simply pushing dirt from point ‘A’ to …

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Certified to Protect Your Investment

Fluid Analysis Lab Team

“We know that customers of Gregory Poole Equipment Company have a large investment in the equipment they use, and Gregory Poole is committed to help our customers protect that investment,” said Joe Bouquet, manager of one such commitment, the S•O•S…

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Exciting Partnership with Weiler on Purpose-Built Forestry Products

As previously announced, Caterpillar Inc. has entered into a preliminary agreement to sell the Cat® purpose-built forestry business to Weiler, Inc. Gregory Poole will work closely with Weiler and Caterpillar to ensure a smooth transition for customers.

“We are …

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Partnering with Caterpillar and Habitat for Humanity of Wake County

Habitat for Humanity ProjectCaterpillar Inc. and Gregory Poole Equipment Company to fund and build Habitat home in Southeast Raleigh
The companies’ first whole-house sponsorship will provide $65,000 and volunteer labor

RALEIGH (Sept. 4, 2018) – Long-time Habitat Wake partners Caterpillar Inc. and Gregory …

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Consistency Helps Logger Achieve Success

On land where his grandfather harvested tobacco decades earlier, Jimmy Williams worked a feller buncher to select cut a mix of pine and hardwoods on 71 acres now owned by the Army Corps of Engineers near Jordan Lake in Chatham …

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What Is Construction Technology?

What is Construction Technology?

People in the industry probably use the term “construction technology” on a daily basis, and you may have an idea of what it is but not know the exact definition. You may also not know the extent of how it …

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Pinehurst No. 4 Course Redesign

Hydrema and Dozer

LaBar Golf Renovations Builds NC

In North Carolina, we all recognize Pinehurst for its legendary golf courses.  As America’s first golf resort and three-time U.S. Open site, Pinehurst has greatly helped define the American golf story. Of the 9 great …

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Keep Your Cool in the Heat of Summer

Your compressors need special attention during the hot summer months. To keep your coolers and dryers functioning at peak levels during the summer months, we recommend arranging the following services before high temperatures and high humidity threaten your production.

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