Bangalore, December 2, 2010, India: QuEST Global Engineering, a global engineering services provider with headquarters in Singapore, announced today that it has signed a Master Service Agreement with Caterpillar India Private Limited to provide engineering services.

Caterpillar India is a wholly owned subsidiary of Caterpillar Inc., which has grown to be the world’s largest maker of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, and industrial gas turbines in partnership with its worldwide dealer network.

This agreement with QuEST will offer the necessary engineering resources to Caterpillar Engineering Design Center, India (EDCI) to support high value engineering domains such as CFD, FEA, design & drawing checkers, and 3D modelers.  In order to bring the best engineering talent pool for Caterpillar India, QuEST has strategically started its operation in Belgaum with a planned capacity of several hundred engineers over the next two years.  QuEST will be setting up the necessary dedicated link for Caterpillar to allow seamless offshoring possibilities.

Commenting on the agreement, Ajit Prabhu, CEO, QuEST Global Engineering said: “QuEST is proud to have been chosen by Caterpillar as their engineering solutions partner. With our constant focus on providing global product and project solutions to our customers, I am confident that we would be able to effectively support Caterpillar. We expect the relationship to rapidly grow as we support Caterpillar EDC strategic direction to do more complex product line work from India, and be recognized as one of their most valued strategic suppliers. ”

About QuEST Global Engineering

QuEST Global Engineering (questenstg.wpengine.com) is a diversified Engineering Services company, employing 2000 professionals across 13 global delivery centers. The company helps customers in aero engines, aerospace & defense, power generation, oil & gas, industrial machines, consumer goods and other verticals to cut product development and project costs, shorten lead times, extend capacity and maximize engineering resources availability by providing support across the complete product life cycle. We leverage our local presence and global reach to support engineering cost reduction initiatives for our customers.

About Caterpillar

For more than 85 years, Caterpillar Inc. (www.cat.com)  has been making progress possible and driving positive and sustainable change on every continent. With 2009 sales and revenues of $32.396 billion, Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines and industrial gas turbines. The company also is a leading services provider through Caterpillar Financial Services, Caterpillar Remanufacturing Services, Caterpillar Logistics Services and Progress Rail Services.

About QuEST Global

We are Quest Global. We’re in the business of engineering, but what we’re really building is a brighter future. It’s not just what we do, but why we do it that makes us different. We believe engineering has the unique opportunity to solve the problems of today that stand in the way of tomorrow. For 25 years, we have strived to be the most trusted partner for the world’s hardest engineering problems. As a global organization headquartered in Singapore, we live and work in 17 countries, with 56 global delivery centers, driven by 13,000+ extraordinary employees who make the impossible possible every day.

Quest Global brings deep industry knowledge and digital expertise to deliver end to end global product engineering services.  We bring together technologies and industries alongside the contributions of diverse individuals and their areas of expertise to solve problems better, faster. This multi-dimensional approach enables us to solve the most important and large-scale challenges across the Aerospace & Defense, Automotive, Energy, Hi-Tech, Healthcare, Medical Devices, Rail and Semiconductor industries.

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