Caterpillar adds spaces to further technology in 3D printing and innovation

On March 31, Caterpillar celebrated the grand opening of three new innovation spaces at its Global Research & Development Center in Mossville, Illinois. Caterpillar Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman, Chief Technology Officer/Vice President Gwenne Henricks, and Vice Presidents George Taylor and Tana Utley welcomed guests and expressed their excitement about this investment in the next generation of Caterpillar innovation. “Our 3D printing future is exciting — from castings to parts to other larger possibilities,” said Oberhelman.  “The Accelerator is going to move us farther even faster with so many innovations. I can’t wait to see the results — for Caterpillar and for [read more…]