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Rental Heating Solutions for Cold Weather Job Sites

Be Prepared For Heater Season!

Whether you need heaters for job sites, construction heat, general building heat, temporary shelter, industrial heat or commercial/institutional heating, Ohio CAT can provide heater rentals whenever and wherever you need them. 

We will calculate your load, then deliver, install, test operate and service your set up. We’ll engineer your system to deliver the performance you need and to comply with safety and code requirements. You get the safety, performance, efficiency and reliability you’ve come to expect from genuine Cat power equipment, backed by industry-leading product knowledge and 24/7 service and support.


Electric Heaters

Ideal for a variety of applications. Some of the benefits are no fumes or open flame, safe to operate in unattended areas, no fuel to store, and easy installation.

Sizes: 15 kW – 150 kW
Shipping Weight: 170 lbs. – 1,560 lbs.

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Make-up Air Heater

Ideal for manufacturing facilities that would like to have a higher amount of heat without having employees and facility exposed to direct flames, also new construction sites that need to keep moisture out from the interior finishes.

Dimensions: L: 5′ x W: 2’5″ x H: 4′
Shipping Weight: 500 lbs.
Power Supply: 115 volt / 1 phase / 60 HZ
Fuel Source: Natural Gas/Propane

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Indirect Fired Heater

Ideal for office spaces and manufacturing facilities, or a wood-framed construction site.  It is fueled with natural gas or propane that provides clean air without the expense of an electric heater. 

Dimensions: L: 7’9″ x W: 2’7″ x H: 4’5″
Shipping Weight: 1,200 lbs.
Power Supply: 208 volt/13 Amps/3 Phase/60 HZ
Fuel Source: LP/Natural Gas

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Indirect Diesel Fired Heater

Ideal for job sites that do not have LP or natural gas available.

Dimensions: L: 16’ x W: 6’ 8” x H: 6’
Shipping Weight (without fuel): 3,500 lbs
Power Supply: 8 kW, 120/240 Volt A/C Generator
Fuel Source: Diesel

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Direct Fired Heater

Ideal heaters for open air-heating on outdoor job sites, or tempered air in industrial environments that require frequent air changes.  (Open-flame)

Sizes: 400K – 35.M
Shipping Weight: 90 lbs. – 540 lbs.
Fuel Source: Natural Gas/LPG Fired

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Frequently Asked Questions

We know you’re not the experts in the rental heater business, but here are the answers to some common questions about our products and services.

Q: What’s the difference between the indirect fired, direct fired, makeup air and electric heaters? How do I know which one is right for me?

A: There are several options here; one will be if the heater is going to be used indoors or outdoors, and another factor to consider is the type of fuel source you want to use (propane, natural gas or diesel.)  Ohio CAT can help you determine which type of heater is best for your application.

Q: What’s the best way to calculate how many heaters I will need?

A: Ohio Cat can calculate your heating requirements once we know how much overall space you are planning to heat. (Square footage and/or cubic footage).

Q: What are your delivery times? 

A: We deliver 24/7.

Q: Do you rent by the season? 

A: Yes, we rent heaters daily weekly, monthly and for the season.

Q: Do you discount for renting multiple heater units?

A: Yes, we will provide discount pricing for multiple heater rentals.

Q: What is a Make-up Air heater? When should it be used?

A: Make-up Air Heaters are essentially a direct-fired heater enclosed in a box – these heaters are great for manufacturing facilities that would like to have a higher amount of heat without having employees & facility exposed to direct flames, & new construction sites that need to keep moisture out from the interior finishes.

Q: What is the difference between a Direct Fired and Indirect Fired heater?

A: An indirect fired heater is a flameless heater fueled with natural gas or propane that provides clean air without the expense of an electric heater.  They are ideal for office spaces and manufacturing facilities, or a wood-framed construction site.

A direct fired heater is an open-flame heater which is ideal for open-air heating on outdoor job/construction sites.  They are ideal for tempered air in industrial environments that require frequent air changes.

Q: I’m not sure what type of heater I need. How do I determine which one I should use?

A: Contact Ohio CAT and we will walk you through the entire process from start to finish.  A few things to consider: Are there any air requirements?  What type of fuel is most readily available, if any (propane, natural gas, electric, diesel)?  What is the logistic footprint?

Q: In the case of LPG/NG heaters, does Ohio CAT provide hoses? What about gas?

A: Ohio CAT can provide all of the necessary ancillary product to connect your heaters to a fuel source.  If you don’t have qualified personnel on site to make the connections, we can also provide service technicians to connect and commission you heaters.

Q: Do you install/service equipment? 

A: Our experienced team will calculate your heating load, then deliver, install, startup and service your set up. We’ll provide product training, ongoing service, and support/oversee the entire process to ensure you get the most value out of your rental experience. We offer the most current and efficient heating products in the industry.