Cat Entertainment Services Named Global Service Provider for Major International Events
PEORIA, IL – Caterpillar Inc. has designated Cat® Entertainment Services as a global service provider of temporary power generation and temperature control equipment for major international events and production projects.
Since its establishment in 2000, Cat Entertainment Services has provided turnkey power
generation, distribution and high-volume temperature control solutions for thousands of sporting and special events; concerts, tours and music festivals; film, video and broadcast productions; and conventions, conferences and expositions in North America and around the world.
Cat Entertainment Services will work collaboratively with the Cat Rental Power network to
supply sound-attenuated, emissions-certified generators and power modules, with complete onsite installation, monitoring, transportation, fuel service and factory-trained personnel for every event. Electrical and HVAC equipment is adaptable to local geographic and technical environments and operates at both 60- and 50-Hz power requirements. Cat Entertainment Services provides efficient, environmentally sensitive equipment including its own innovative uninterruptible power supply technology, which broadcasts may require, and that further limits their carbon footprint. Cat Entertainment Services also offers project-specific engineering solutions, comprehensive site surveys, technical drawings and event planning assistance. Cat Rental Power dealers will continue to provide rentals and customer support for local and regional events within their respective territories.
“Cat Entertainment Services is a leader in providing temporary power generation and temperature control for events, broadcasts and the movie industry in North America,” said Bill Rohner, Caterpillar vice president with responsibility for the electric power division. “Caterpillar is excited to support Cat Entertainment Services as it expands its role in the major international events market.”
Among Cat Entertainment Services’ history of high-profile events and clients are the World Series, the Super Bowl, Formula 1, NASCAR, Cirque du Soleil and numerous international tours of performing artists and shows.
Cat Entertainment Services’ experienced professionals specialize in handling the exacting requirements of the entertainment and event production industries and are committed to providing high-quality customer service and maintaining unsurpassed standards of excellence. As a division of Ring Power®, Cat Entertainment Services has the backing of the global Cat support network and the Cat Rental Power network to ensure it exceeds its clients’ expectations.
For more information, visit www.es-cat.com.
For more than 85 years, Caterpillar Inc. has been making sustainable progress possible and driving positive change on every continent. With 2011 sales and revenues of $60.1 billion, Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. The company also is a leading services provider through Caterpillar Financial Services, Caterpillar Remanufacturing Services, Caterpillar Logistics Services and Progress Rail Services.
More information is available at www.caterpillar.com