Caterpillar to Lay Off 35 Workers & Fire 10 More

July 2, 2015

Caterpillar Inc. confirmed plans to place 35 full-time production employees at its Pontiac, Mich., plant on indefinite layoff while releasing 10 supplemental workers, effective July 20, reports Journal Star Business.

A total of 170 workers were laid off at the company’s East Peoria plant. An additional 120 were laid off in January 2015 at the same facility.