Danielle Bochove and Shruti Singh

Business

Caterpillar CEO Leaves Heir to Finish Navigating Commodity Rout

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Caterpillar Inc.’s Doug Oberhelman will retire after 41 years at the largest maker of construction and mining equipment, leaving his replacement to finish the job of steering through a commodities slump.

October 17, 2016