SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Caterpillar executives and local officials celebrated the heavy equipment company's parts distribution center at Spokane Thursday with a ribbon cutting.
The warehouse has been operating since August with about 150 employees.
The Spokesman-Review reports (http://bit.ly/13nj8bP ) the site's primary customers are mining companies in the United States and Canada.
Manager Brad Gile says an emergency part order can be delivered to Spokane's airport in 90 minutes.
Information from: The Spokesman-Review, http://www.spokesman.com