Training Operators to Meet a State-Wide Need

Nebraska’s Construction employment is predicted to continue growing over the next couple of years, according to the latest long-term economic forecast from the Bureau of Business Research at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Construction is expected to be the fastest-growing sector of the state's economy through 2018. Central Community College

Simformed-Sept/Oct 2017

In this Issue Meet our scholarship winner. New convertible and mobile simulators. Beat the skilled labor gap. Build a simulator trailer. Pick Construction Dozer applications. From the Editor Each year we give a scholarship award to a student enrolled in a heavy equipment program that utilizes Cat® Simulators

Simformotion™ LLC Announces Cat® Simulators 2017-2018 Scholarship Winner

Peoria, IL, August 2017—Simformotion™ LLC – a leader in heavy equipment simulator development – is pleased to announce that Jacob Nohai, New York, has been awarded the 2017-2018 Cat® Simulators Scholarship. He will receive $2,000 to support his pursuit of a heavy equipment-related career. Applications were accepted from students enrolled

Simformed-July/Aug 2017

In this Issue Convertible simulator hardware on one base unit. Train with an expert operator to increase production and improve safety. Demo the new Advanced Construction Excavator. Visit Cat Simulators headquarters and showroom. From the Editor It’s time for a big change! Cat® Simulators is pleased to announce

New Cat® Advanced Construction Excavator Simulator System Teaches Operator Skills

Peoria, Ill.— With a combination of training and technology from Simformotion™ LLC – a leader in heavy equipment simulator training solutions – the new Cat® Advanced Construction Excavator Simulator System creates a realistic training experience for operators. Set in the confines of a city building environment, the Advanced Construction Excavator

Keyano College Trains Operators One Mile at a Time

The heavy equipment program at Keyano College is gaining traction around the region. At one time Keyano College, located in Alberta, Canada, had a busy heavy equipment program. The program was discontinued when the fuel and maintenance costs ran too high for the school’s budget. Administrators at the college remembered

Simformed-May/June 2017

In this Issue Workforce Development Report; Optimize Simulator Training and get better results; Cat® Simulators follow the Oregon Trail; Offer Finance Options; and Advanced Hydraulic Excavator. From the Editor There are a lot of headlines about the lack of skilled trades, including heavy equipment operators. Has your organization

Simformotion™ LLC Announces 2017-2018 Scholarship Opportunity

Peoria, Ill.—In support of careers in heavy equipment operation, construction management, mining engineering, forestry and other heavy equipment industries, Simformotion™ LLC announces an academic collegiate scholarship opportunity for the 2017-2018 school year. The $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to a student enrolled in an accredited heavy-equipment-related program at an institution

SIMFORMED – January/February 2017

In this Issue Reap the benefits of simulator training. Fuel use avoidance equates to significant savings. Simulators offer a portable training option and Cat® Simulators visit the Mardi Gras State. From the Editor Happy New Year and welcome to the first issue of Simformed for 2017! Every other

SIMFORMED – November/December 2016

In this Issue Seat belt use can save lives. Cat® Simulators train now and for the future. Motion creates a realistic training experience and Cat Simulators bring solutions to forestry. From the Editor Growth and attrition. Together, these factors create a compelling need to invest in the development

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