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On March 30, the Caterpillar Foundation announced an $8.5 million (USD) donation to support global COVID-19 relief efforts. This commitment included a limited time 2:1 Foundation match on eligible U.S. employee and retiree donations. The response was overwhelming. And, as...
Isuzu Trucks has thrown its weight behind recently announced government economic stimulus support, welcoming measures designed to insulate Australian businesses from the unfolding COVID-19–led economic downturn. The federal government has committed to a significant business stimulus package, totalling upwards of...
Boral is closely monitoring and responding to developments in relation to COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Their focus is to the health and safety of employees, customers and communities. They continue to take measures to help manage the risk of spreading the...
Remote access to construction equipment enables contractors to solve machinery issues, update design files and more, whilst maintaining social distancing. Position Partner’s Tokara Link gives workers access to machines whether they are in different states or down the road. Social...
As the events surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic continue to evolve rapidly, the Caterpillar Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT), announced it is committing $8.5 million to support global communities, including underserved populations, who are affected by...
Barrick Gold Corporation said emergency response plans for dealing with the Covid-19 pandemic have been stepped up at all its sites and offices across the world. President and Chief Executive Mark Bristow said the company was closely monitoring the very...
The continued spread of the COVID-19 pandemic is starting to impact Caterpillar’s supply chain, a possibility the company disclosed in its risk factors included in the company's Form 10-K filed on February 19, 2020. The company is monitoring the situation...
It has been a trying time for everyone, and Australian businesses in just about every industry have been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic. But the federal government has stepped in to support businesses’ operations and the national economy, with initiatives...
In response to the current COVID-19 pandemic, Volvo Group Australia is announcing a temporary 4-week shutdown of the Wacol, Qld manufacturing plant. The closure is set to become effective 13 April, with work set to resume on 10 May. President...