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Two Students Commit to Carter Machinery During Career Signing Day

Richmond, Virginia – Carter Machinery signed two students from Bridging Communities Regional Career & Technical Center on Wednesday as part of Career Signing Day. The two students, Jesse Payne, from King William County, and Nick Sorensen from New Kent, will both start their careers with Carter in July.

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Carter Machinery Offers Advanced Operator Training Techniques with New Cat® Simulators

Salem, Virginia - Seeing a need for formal heavy equipment operator training in the region, Carter Machinery has invested in the Cat® Heavy Equipment Simulators, a unique, state-of-the-art training solution, that provides a total training experience for heavy machinery operators. The training system, along with instructor-led programs with certified dealer instructors, and e-Learning courses through Carter University, offers operators the necessary skills needed to maximize production and improve safety on the job site.

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Carter Machinery sponsors NHRA drag racer Blake Alexander for Virginia Nationals in Richmond area.

Salem, Virginia – Carter Machinery is proud to join Blake Alexander Racing for the NHRA Virginia Nationals in Dinwiddie, VA at the Viriginia Motorsports Park. At the event, Blake Alexander's team will host a number of Carter Machinery customers, while promoting Carter Machinery and Carter’s Rental Store brands to the millions that will see the event on TV and in person.

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Richmond Power Location Moving to Richfood Road

Richmond, Virginia - Beginning May 1, 2019, Carter Machinery's parts and service operations at our Air Park Road loacation will be moving to 8362 Richfood Road in Mechanicsville. This state of the art facility will house sales, parts, service, and rentals, all under one roof - making it easier for you to do business with us. With this new transition, Carter aims to continue providing timely parts and service support to maximize your uptime and keep you on the job.

We appreciate your patience during this transition. If you have any questions, please contact you local sales representative, or call 877.815.8432. Thank you!

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Carter Machinery Excited to Partner with Weiler on Purpose-Built Forestry Products

Salem, Virginia – As previously announced, Caterpillar Inc. has now entered into a definitive agreement to sell the Cat® purpose-built forestry business to Weiler, Inc. Carter Machinery Company will work closely with Weiler and Caterpillar to ensure a smooth transition for our customers.

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Important Notice: Product Link Devices Affected by GPS Satellites Error

Salem, Virginia - We know how much you rely upon accurate, updated information at all times. You depend on connectivity to make the best business decisions possible regarding productivity, maintenance, costs and safety on the jobsite. Unfortunately, we recently discovered an issue impacting software inside certain Cat® Product Link™ devices in relation to GPS time rollover occurrences.

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New Apprenticeship Program at Carter Machinery Now Available

Salem, Virginia - The apprenticeship, approved by Virginia’s Department of Labor, provides candidates with a nationally recognized accreditation after successful completion, and serves as a recruiting tool in an increasingly competitive market.  Equally exciting is the fact that Carter Machinery is one of the only companies offering this program.  The training team at Carter is leveraging relationships through local Virginia vocational-technical schools to identify potential candidates in grades 11-12 to generate interest for both Carter and the skilled trades industry.

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Carter Machinery Commits to Military Veterans by Earning a Virginia Values Veterans Certification

Salem, Virginia - Carter Machinery is excited to announce that it has been certified by the Governor’s office and the Virginia Department of Veterans Services Commissioner as a Virginia Values Veterans (V3) employer.  V3 is a public-private partnership with a proven track record in encouraging companies to hire and retain skilled veterans in the civilian workforce.

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Improving Your Experience In Richmond

Richmond, Virginia - Over the next few years, Carter Machinery will be making some long-term enhancements to our Richmond area store, located at 8362 Richfood Road in Mechanicsville. We have big plans to improve the overall flow and efficiencies of our store, with an end goal of making it easier for you, our customers, to do business with us.

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