12 11, 2020

CW Matthews Simulator Apprenticeship Program

November 12th, 2020|Categories: Articles, Community, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

C.W. Matthews realized that the best way to have the most safe and efficient heavy equipment operators was to train them in house. But the consistent struggle in training new operators is tying up machines. Because “time is money” it becomes very expensive when machines are not productive. So developing

30 07, 2020

Simformed July/August 2020

July 30th, 2020|Categories: eNewsletters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In This Issue New Compact Simulator. Meet our Scholarship Winner. Importance of a Machine Walkaround. Measurable Benchmarks. Online training sessions. Coming Soon! SimLite Excavator We have an exciting announcement: We are about to release a new product line, SimLite! First

14 07, 2020

Simformotion™ LLC Announces Cat® Simulators 2020-2021 Scholarship Winner

July 14th, 2020|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , , , , |

Peoria, IL July 2020—Simformotion™ LLC – a leader in heavy equipment simulator development – is pleased to announce that Royal Whitehead, Arizona, has been awarded the 2020-2021 Cat® Simulators Scholarship. He will receive $2,000 to support his pursuit of a heavy equipment-related career. Applications were accepted from students enrolled

16 06, 2020

The Benefits of Employee Training

June 16th, 2020|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Note: In part one, The High Cost of No Training, you learned the many consequences to organizations that don’t train employees. In part two, find out the upside to training and how to get started. How Employee Training Can Benefit Your Organization Helping employees build skills and knowledge has

9 06, 2020

The High Cost of No Training

June 9th, 2020|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Training is important to workers and organizations alike. In fact, in a Workforce Learning Report from LinkedIn, 94% of employees said they would stay at a company longer if the company invested in employee learning. Whether frontline workers in healthcare, heavy equipment operators on a job site, or back

20 02, 2019

Cat® Simulators Next Generation Advanced Dozer Teaches Highway Construction Techniques

February 20th, 2019|Categories: News, Press Releases|Tags: , , , , , |

Peoria, Ill.— Simformotion™ LLC – a leader in heavy equipment simulator training solutions –announces the release of the next generation Cat® Simulators Advanced Dozer System. Set in a highway construction environment, the system teaches advanced skills to increase production and save costs. Build your own workforce with Cat® Simulators training.

12 02, 2018

Building North Carolina’s Workforce

February 12th, 2018|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , |

Making the Heavy Equipment Operator (HEO) Program at Wake Tech a reality has been a combined effort of several people. For 25 years, Ronnie Lowe has been with Wake Technical Community College, North Carolina. Last year Lowe got the program started, serving as the Senior Professor/Instructional Department Head. Lowe’s background

2 01, 2018

Nuna Takes Simulation Training to the Arctic

January 2nd, 2018|Categories: Articles, News|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Northwest Territories (NT) of Canada encompass forest, mountains and islands. Beyond the remote tundra is the Arctic. Nuna Training Technologies, a private vocational school located in the Province of Saskatchewan, Canada, navigates the remote lands to bring heavy equipment training to several outlying locations. A wholly owned subsidiary of