Caterpillar donates welding helmets, safety lenses to VC

Caterpillar recently donated 10 welding helmets and 22 safety lenses for the hoods valued at $3,407.60 to Victoria College’s Workforce and Continuing Education Department.

Pictured from left are Matthew Sather, Caterpillar development program senior associate welding engineer; Michael Davis, Caterpillar manufacturing engineer supervisor; Tim Webb, Caterpillar business resource manager; Rachel Nessel, VC workforce and continuing education assistant director; and Dwayne Maly, VC industrial programs director.

“This generous donation will give our Welding 1 and Welding 2/3 students the opportunity to utilize a top-of-the-line weld hood during hands-on training,” Nessel said.