Cookie Notice

Cookie Notice

When you visit our websites we may send you a cookie. A cookie stores a small data file on your computer. This file enables us to recognize you each time you visit us. Cookies help us in many ways, for example, by saving your region and language preference and for purposes of collecting non-personal data. Caterpillar web security cookies (if the user has a Caterpillar web security ID) are not used to collect personal information on this web site.

Non-Personal Data
We may use cookies to:
- Count the number of times you visit our sites
- Compile anonymous statistics on website use
- Gather information on the type of Internet Browser and operating systems used

This website, like most websites, stores information in small data files called cookies on your computer. These cookies are used by this website in several ways including enabling certain features, remembering choices that you make, improving the efficiency of the site, and to provide to us information about how people use the site so that we can improve it. This website’s cookies will either be deleted or not deleted automatically when you close your browser depending upon the need to retain the information in the cookie between your visits to this website. If you do not allow this website to use cookies, then certain features or sections of the site may not be available to you or may not function as expected. Cookies can also be removed or blocked by following the help directions in your browser.

The table below explains the cookies that we use on this site and why.

Cookie Group Cookie Name  Purpose More Information
Google Analytics _ga This cookie enables website owners to track visitor behaviour measure of site performance.   Used to distinguish viewers
_gid This cookie enables website owners to track visitor behaviour measure of site performance.  Used to distinguish viewers
Akami ak_bmsc Used by Akamai to optimize site performance and security This cookie is necessary
bm_sv Used by Akamai to optimize site performance and security This cookie is necessary
Cat.com cookie-consent-status This cookie is used to record if you have accepted the use of cookies on this website.
This cookie is persistent and remains on your computer after you close your browser
localePage This cookie is used to record which the country site you are visiting.  This also enables the site to automatically go to this same country site on your next visit.  
Eloqua ELOQUA This cookie helps us collect, track and store contact information when you submit it.  Eloqua Privacy Policy
ELQSTATUS Identifies and tracks unique visitors. Eloqua Privacy Policy
SAMESITESET SameSite prevents the browser from sending the cookie along with cross-site requests.  Eloqua Privacy Policy
Server JSESSIONID Manages browser session with the website.  This is a session cookie and is deleted when you close your browser
NSC_ESNS This cookie name is associated with the Netscaler load balancing service from Citrix. This is a pattern type cookie with the root being NSC_ and the rest of the name being a unique encrypted alpha numeric identifier for the virtual server it originated from. The cookie is used to ensure traffic and user data is routed to the correct locations where a site is hosted on multiple servers, so that the end user has a consistent experience. This cookie is persistent and remains on your computer after you close your browser