ACCUGRADE MACHINE CONTROL & GUIDANCE
Stowers and Caterpillar are going the distance — about 12,000 miles into space — to bring you precision grading with centimeter-level accuracy. The AccuGrade™ Grade Control System is a fully integrated system that enables greater control, increased accuracy, higher productivity, and lower operating costs. The AccuGrade™ system is easily scalable from laser to GPS and is backed by the service and support you expect from Stowers.
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Your bottom line depends on moving material accurately, quickly, and safely the first time, but maintaining consistent grade can be difficult, labor intensive, and costly. The AccuGrade™ Grade Control System from Caterpillar can change all that.
Using AccuGrade™, you’ll increase productivity by up to 50 percent while reducing your site costs dramatically. Plus, the revolutionary Caterpillar solution is factory-integrated, sensor-independent, and supported by Stowers Machinery Corporation.
By combining digital design data, in-cab operator guidance features, and automatic blade controls, AccuGrade Grade Control System actually enhances grading accuracy and virtually eliminates the need for survey stakes.
MULTIPLE COMBINATIONS OF CROSS-SLOPE AND ELEVATION CONTROL
No matter what your site grade requirements are, AccuGrade’s Grade Control System can better equip your machines and their operators for the job. Caterpillar machines have a variety of different systems, offering multiple combinations of automatic cross-slope and elevation control. From machine-mounted sensors and ultrasonic technology to GPS and laser guidance, AccuGrade™ solutions use high precision to deliver high productivity. Learn more about AccuGrade™ systems below.
ACCUGRADE CROSS SLOPE
Applications for AccuGrade™ Cross Slope include road maintenance and rough grading.
Applications for AccuGrade™ Sonic include road construction, rough grading, and finish grading.
Applications for AccuGrade™ Laser include building pads, parking lots, general construction, and interior work.
Applications for AccuGrade™ GPS include site development, utilities, road construction, and general construction.
Applications for AccuGrade™ ATS include site development, road construction, and runways.
ACCUGRADE SITE REFERENCE
Applications for AccuGrade™ Site Reference include trenches and excavations.
ACCUGRADE OFFICE SOFTWARE
AccuGrade™ Office works with the Microsoft Windows operating system. The AccuGrade™ Office software system combines with on-board machine solutions, including 3D technologies (such as AccuGrade GPS and AccuGrade ATS) and 2D technologies (such as AccuGrade Laser, AccuGrade Cross Slope, and AccuGrade Sonic) to create a total solutions package.
WHAT OTHER CUSTOMERS ARE SAYING
“With the AccuGrade™ Grade Control System, our operators get to final grade in fewer passes. We get precise blade control with real-time measurements based on the satellite information picked up by the GPS receivers. AccuGrade™ Grade Control System also improves safety, since we don't need grade checkers working near the equipment. Efficiency, accuracy, and more safety are a great combination.”
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Contact your Stowers Sales Representative for more information on how the AccuGrade™ Grade Control System from Caterpillar can make a difference in your business.
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