Empire Southwest is the authorized Caterpillar® dealer for heavy equipment, trucks and engines in Arizona, Southeastern California and portions of Northern Mexico. In addition, Empire is a provider of commercial solar power systems and an authorized dealer for agriculture machinery from AGCO, Challenger, Massey Ferguson and other leading manufactures. The third-generation, family owned company was founded in 1950 and is headquartered on a 55-acre campus in Mesa, Arizona with over 20 locations throughout its territory.
Mining makes up 40% of Empire’s total market percentage and includes dedicated support for over 15 mine sites through the Southwest. Empire’s experienced mining support team is responsible for the sales and support of Cat and other allied products used in coal and metals mining applications. With the acquisition of Bucyrus by Caterpillar, the product line has been greatly expanded and includes everything from draglines and rope shovels, to skid steer loaders and small utility dozers.
Empire’s goal is to provide mine-specific product and service solutions that help clients improve productivity, enhance safety, increase efficiency and lower cost per ton. Empire is proud to serve as an active partner in the mining industry and to support the efforts of their mining clients and the communities they serve.