Simformotion™ LLC, a leader in heavy equipment simulator training solutions— announces an academic collegiate scholarship opportunity for the 2012-2013 school year. A $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to a student with an interest in pursuing a career in heavy equipment operation, construction management or any heavy equipment-related program. Students enrolled in an accredited heavy equipment-related program at an institution that utilizes Cat Simulators as part of their training program, with a minimum GPA of 2.75, are eligible for the scholarship.
Vice President Renee Gorrell says,“We are are so excited to continue our scholarship program for the second year. Helping a student reach the goal of becoming a heavy equipment operator is an exciting endeavor.” She adds,“Organizations that use heavy equipment simulators can create a training model that leverages safety and production; plus many cost-reduction benefits such as reducing fuel consumption, engine-use hours and unplanned maintenance caused by misuse.”
To receive an application for the Cat Simulators Scholarship send an e-mail to mschlink[.]catsimulators.com with the word “Scholarship” in the subject line. Deadline for this application is June 15, 2012.
Cat® virtual training simulators are available in models for the Hydraulic Excavator, Off-Highway and Mining Trucks, M-Series Motor Grader, Small and Large Wheel Loaders, Wheel Tractor- Scraper and Track Type Tractor.
About Simformotion™ LLC
Simformotion LLC—a leader in heavy equipment simulator training solutions—is the licensee for Cat® Simulators for Caterpillar Inc. Cat heavy equipment simulators deliver dynamic training technology and outstanding safety results through the power of state-of-the-art virtual training. Operator training simulators can help businesses dramatically lower costs and address initiatives such as safety and production; while ensuring training can be delivered anytime day or night, regardless of weather conditions. Cat Simulators are chosen as training solutions in such markets as mining, contracting, trade unions, government and trade and vocational schools.
CAT, CATERPILLAR, their respective logos,"Caterpillar Yellow" and the “Power Edge” trade dress, as well as corporate and product identity used herein, are trademarks of Caterpillar and may not be used without permission. As used herein,"Simformotion" means Simformotion LLC, a Delaware limited liability company.”