Caterpillar awarded military contract

Caterpillar
Caterpillar has won a contract to build equipment for the U.S. military. (Photo courtesy Facebook/Caterpillar)

By WMBD-TV

PEORIA – A local company will build equipment for the U.S military.

Caterpillar has been awarded a five-year contract with the Department of Defense for commercial construction equipment. It’s expected to include delivery of a variety of machines across Caterpillar’s line of products.

A spokesperson for the company said this contract reinforces Caterpillar’s tradition of supporting our men and women in uniform with high quality equipment for their use in the field.

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