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2017 SME Tour of Caterpillar's Tinaja Hills Facility

  • 08 Apr 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • 5800 W Caterpillar Trail, Green Valley, AZ 85614
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  • Must be a current UA mining student and member of UA SME.

2017 SME Tour of Caterpillar's Tinaja Hills Facility

The Young Miners are excited to announce our next event will be a tour of the Caterpillar Tinaja Hills facility just south of Tucson.  This is Caterpillars 6,500 acre facility where they conduct everything from trainings, demonstrations and testing of their newest equipment.  This is a world class facility and they have been gracious enough to host this tour for the Young Miners of SME Arizona on Saturday, April 8th

We have rented a bus for this tour and we are currently working out a pickup location in Tucson where those that want to ride the bus from Tucson can do so.  Of course, you can always meet us at their facility.  While Caterpillar has volunteered their time, we are charging $20/person $15/students to cover the costs associated with the bus.

For more information please contact the SME Young Miners of Arizona (Neil Woodroffe)

Registration Deadline is 12PM on Friday, April 7th:
  • Must register online.
  • Event is open to Everyone!
  • Please register ASAP as we are limited to the first 35 people!
    Saturday, April 8th 2017

    5800 W Caterpillar Trial
    Green Valley, AZ 85614


    $20 per person, discounted rate of $15 for students

    Bus pickup: TBD
    Tour: 10:00 am – noon

    Steel-toe boots are preferred, closed-toe shoes with good thread are required at a minimum. Please no tank tops or shorts. 


    Cancellations and No Shows:
    Unfortunately, we cannot offer refunds for this event. Thank you!
    SME Tucson Section
    PO Box 30456
    Tucson, Arizona 85751
    (520) 314-5066
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