About Ziegler Cat Company
When customers need high-quality construction and mining equipment and exceptional service, they turn to Ziegler CAT. With more than 100 years in the business, Ziegler has the proven track record, industry knowledge, infrastructure, and service mentality to help our customers grow and succeed.
Our Cat company has 1,900 employees in 22 locations in Minnesota and Iowa, making it one of the largest Cat dealers in North America. Ziegler sells and services Cat construction, paving, forestry, mining equipment, trucks, generators, and industrial engines. In the agricultural market, we have 27 locations where we represent Challenger, AGCO, and CLAAS machinery in Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, and Missouri.
Ziegler is a family-owned Cat company committed to serving it customers, employees, and the communities where we live and work.
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1914 – Wm. H. Ziegler founded the company instilling a simple, yet lasting corporate philosophy: “Sell the best equipment, provide the best service.”
1920 – Ziegler became the distributor for the C.L. Best Tractor Co and sold its first Best 60 to the Minneapolis Park Board.
1925 – C.L. Best Tractor Co. absorbed the Holt Manufacturing Company to form the Caterpillar Tractor Co.
1950–1969 – Cat equipment from Ziegler helped build the network of interstate highways across Minnesota and Iowa.
1987 – Ziegler acquired Gibbs/Cook Equipment Co., the Cat dealer in western, central, and northeastern Iowa.
2003 – Ziegler expanded its agricultural lines into Wisconsin with the opening of a facility in Columbus.
2012 – Ziegler expanded its agricultural lines into Missouri.
2016 – Ziegler Rebuild Center opened in Bloomington, Minnesota.