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Caterpillar Inc./ Camoplast Rockland Ltd.
1601 E South Ave
Emporia, KS 66801
121,600 sf
Completed Summer 2002

This design-built project was sold by Art Kuehler while working for a previous contractor. HASTCO has since completed several remodel projects in the building.

Roof & Wall Treatments:
Precast Concrete walls and Butler MR-24 Standing Seam Roof system

Special Features:
Structure was designed to support 2 overhead monorail systems that each crossed over 4 different bays to carry the rubber tracks throughout the building. Each monorail has 3 different trains and each train supports over 20,000 lbs. A 12’ deep concrete pit was constructed inside the building to accommodate owner’s specialty equipment.

End Use for Building:
Facility to manufacture rubber tracks for Caterpillar’s Challenger Tractor

For more than 80 years, Caterpillar Inc. has been making progress possible and driving positive and sustainable change on every continent. With 2006 sales and revenues of $41.517 billion, Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, and industrial gas turbines.