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Caterpillar Weld Shop
400 Work Tool Dr.
Wamego, Kansas
220’ x 180’ x 52’ tall
39,600 Sq. Ft. 20’ x 176’ x 20’
3,520 Sq. Ft. Weld Shop
Completion Date – April 2012

Roof and Wall Treatments:
Roof panels-24 Gauge Starshield Panel, Wall Panels-26 Gauge Starmark panel painted, and Liner Panels-26 Gauge Dura- Rib panel painted.

Special Features:
Building is split into bay spacing mods of 40’ x 40’. Each building mod is designed to support two 60 ton cranes. Walls are lined full height floor to ceiling. Roof fuller lined on under side of purlins.

End Use:
This building is being attached to Building K and will accommodate 16 weld stalls. Design building to meet FM 190 Global. Height requirements for crane hook heights.

Caterpillar Global Work Tools, a wholly owned subsidiary of Caterpillar Inc., located in Wamego, Kansas is one of only three Caterpillar facilities that manufactures and builds front end attachments for the Cat track equipment sold throughout the world. Once this facility is operational, it is expected to increase Caterpillar’s employment in Wamego by about 120 positions bringing the total workforce in Wamego to more than 500 people.