The Winner of the Caterpillar Celebrating Women in Construction Competition Talks About the Industry & Her Win

Kait Burds with Mortenson loves the industry and wants to see more women join.

Burds accepts the overall winner trophy.
Burds accepts the overall winner trophy.
Lori Ditoro

In this episode of Digging Deeper, we talk with Kait Burds, foreman with Mortenson. She was the overall winner of Caterpillar’s Celebrating Women in Construction competition that took place in March. During the conversation, Kait discusses her love of construction, some challenges she has faced in her work and her excitement with her wheel loader and overall competition wins. Listen to learn more.

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