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Benefits of Training Operators With Simulators

Benefits of Training Operators With Simulators

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Engineers don’t usually have the opportunity to actually operate the earthmoving equipment being used to turn their designs into reality. But any engineer with field experience can’t help but respect the operators of these machines. These are complicated, sophisticated pieces of equipment that make high demands on the skill and  … Read More

Simformotion LLC Announces Cat Simulators 2016-2017 Scholarship Winner

Simformotion LLC Announces Cat Simulators 2016-2017 Scholarship Winner

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Peoria, IL, September 2016—Simformotion™ LLC – a leader in heavy equipment simulator development – is pleased to announce that John Escarcega of Eloy, AZ, has been awarded the 2016-2017 Cat® Simulators Scholarship. He will receive $2,000 to support his pursuit of a heavy equipment-related career.

Applications were accepted from students enrolled  … Read More

VIDEO:  Ditch Witch HDD Simulator Training

VIDEO: Ditch Witch HDD Simulator Training

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Our industry-exclusive HDD Simulator training provides a unique opportunity for both new and experienced operators to gain knowledge of effective machine handling and controls using a realistic virtual job site.


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Embrace the Millennial Workforce

Embrace the Millennial Workforce

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It’s an issue that has been under consideration for quite a while for heavy equipment manufacturers, construction contractors, and company CEOs alike. That is the issue of an aging and retiring skilled labor force. OEMs are making their iron easier to operate through technology. Employers are reaching out in new  … Read More

The Toughest Job in the World

The Toughest Job in the World

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This week’s entry is shamelessly, purposefully, directly pointed toward Mother’s Day. So inasmuch as I enjoy including video with my blogs, here’s one from a few years ago that went viral. It’s from Cardstore.com:  … Read More

Terex Offers Online Driver Safety Training Courses for Medium-Duty Utility Trucks

Terex Offers Online Driver Safety Training Courses for Medium-Duty Utility Trucks

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Watertown, S.D. – (April 21, 2016) – Terex adds 13 new Driver Safety Training courses for medium-duty utility trucks, part of the company’s Master Mechanic Learning Center, to its suite of online training courses. These web-based modules provide utility fleet professionals with proactive driver training, including mitigating the risk of  … Read More



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