Caterpillar Frame Manufacturing Plant

Victoria, Texas

The facility will fabricate machine base frames for Caterpillar’s Hydraulic Excavators.

Clayco and Forum provided design-build services for Caterpillar’s frame fabrication shop located in Victoria, Texas. The facility will fabricate machine base frames for Caterpillar’s Hydraulic Excavators.

At 200,000-square-feet, the single-story fabrication shop houses two massive robotic machines supported by 5-foot thick concrete foundations. Robotic welders throughout the space complete the fabrication process. Material is transported by 35 7.5-ton bridge cranes. Plant cooling is provided by a central chilled water system. Building and process electrical is provided by a 13.8 kV substation.

Get In touch

Anthony
Johnson

Executive Vice President

+314-592-2159
johnsona2@claycorp.com

Key Facts

Project size:  200,000 SF
Client name:  Caterpillar
Architect:  Forum Studio

Integrated Company Involvement

FORUM

Architecture

CONCRETE STRATEGIES

Tilt-Up Concrete

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