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Richmond Power Location Moving to Richfood Road

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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Important Notice: Product Link Devices Affected by GPS Satellites Error

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

Salem, Virginia – As previously announced, Caterpillar Inc. has entered into a preliminary 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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Improving Your Experience In Richmond

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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What The End Of The ELD Grace Period Means For You

Several months ago the Federal Motors Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) issued a grace period for the ELD Mandate, which will be ending in the upcoming weeks. Carter is here to help make sure your business is ELD compliant, by providing you with important information on how this change may affect your business.

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