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TBEI Announces New VP/GM of Dump Body Division

Homewood, Alabama, April 7, 2021 – Truck Bodies and Equipment International, Inc. (TBEI), a subsidiary of Federal Signal Corporation, is pleased to announce that Henry Bell has been promoted to the newly established position of Vice President/General Manager (“VP/GM”) of the TBEI Dump Body Division, and that Roger Crawford will assume the position of Ox Bodies General Manager. This new division of TBEI will continue to report to Bob Fines, VP/GM of TBEI, as he focuses on the integration of the recently acquired OSW Equipment & Repair, LLC (“OSW”), the ongoing development of the TBEI Trailer Division, and the assessment of potential future acquisitions in the TBEI space.

In his new role, Bell will oversee the Dump Body Division, consisting of the Ox Bodies, DuraClass, Rugby, Crysteel, and J-Craft business units. The creation of this new division comes as the TBEI portfolio has expanded to include the recent acquisition of OSW and its subsidiaries.

“Henry has been a valuable part of the TBEI team for the past 8 years,” said Bob Fines. “We look forward to his new role as head of the Dump Body Division and are confident that he will be a strong leader and contributor to the future success of the company.”

Bell joined TBEI in 2013 as VP of Sales and Marketing, and in 2017 he was promoted to General Manager of Ox Bodies. With more than 30 years of experience in the industry, Bell has deep expertise in management, sales and marketing, lean manufacturing/5S, and organizational development.

Prior to joining TBEI, Bell held management roles of increasing responsibility at Heil Environmental Industries, Ltd. and Marmon Highway Technologies. Bell came to TBEI from Marmon’s subsidiary Fontaine Fifth Wheel Company, where he was Global President. Bell’s unique experience, proven leadership skills, and firsthand knowledge of TBEI’s operations will play a major role in the continued success of the Dump Body Division.

“I am excited for this opportunity to lead such a dynamic group of market-leading companies and I look forward to building on past successes,” said Bell. “Ox Bodies is a great business, with a strong brand, quality products, and market-leading market positions and I know it will continue to thrive under Roger Crawford’s direction.”

Roger Crawford will be promoted to assume the role of Ox Bodies General Manager. Crawford has been the Director of Sales and Marketing for Ox Bodies since November 2017 and has over 34 years of experience in the industry. Prior to his time at TBEI, Crawford held roles of increasing responsibility with The Marmon Group, including management roles at Fontaine Truck Equipment, Marmon Highway Technologies, and Fontaine Fifth Wheel Company.

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About Truck Bodies and Equipment International, Inc.

Truck Bodies and Equipment International, Inc. (TBEI), is a leading national and international designer, manufacturer and installer of medium- and heavy-duty dump bodies, dump trailers, platforms, and related truck body accessories. TBEI brands include Crysteel, Ox Bodies, Rugby, DuraClass, J-Craft, Travis, OSW Equipment & Repair, Western Truck Body, and Northend Truck Equipment. TBEI is a subsidiary of Federal Signal Corporation. Visit us at www.tbei.com

About Federal Signal Corporation

Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE: FSS) builds and delivers equipment of unmatched quality that moves material, cleans infrastructure, and protects the communities where we work and live. Founded in 1901, Federal Signal is a leading global designer, manufacturer and supplier of products and total solutions that serve municipal, governmental, industrial and commercial customers. Headquartered in Oak Brook, Ill., with manufacturing facilities worldwide, the Company operates two groups: Environmental Solutions and Safety and Security Systems. For more information on Federal Signal, visit: www.federalsignal.com.

Federal Signal Completes Acquisition of OSW Equipment & Repair, LLC

OAK BROOK, Illinois, February 18, 2021 — Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE: FSS) (“the Company”), a leader in environmental and safety solutions, today announced the completion of the acquisition of OSW Equipment and Repair, LLC (“OSW”) for cash consideration of $52.5 million.OAK BROOK, Illinois, February 18, 2021 — Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE: FSS) (“the Company”), a leader in environmental and safety solutions, today announced the completion of the acquisition of OSW Equipment and Repair, LLC (“OSW”) for cash consideration of $52.5 million.

OSW is a leading manufacturer of dump truck bodies and custom upfitter of truck equipment and trailers, and is headquartered in Snohomish, Washington, with an upfitting location in Tempe, Arizona. The acquisition also includes the operations of Northend Truck Equipment (“NTE”), which are co-located with OSW, and Western Truck Body (“WTB”), based in Edmonton, Canada. Both NTE and WTB are wholly owned subsidiaries of OSW.

“Since acquiring TBEI, the geographic expansion of our existing platform of market-leading dump bodies and trailers has been a strategic objective,” said Jennifer L. Sherman, President and Chief Executive Officer. “The acquisition of OSW represents a highly strategic transaction, adding three premier brands that serve attractive infrastructure, construction and other industrial end-markets on the West Coast, in Arizona and in parts of Canada.”

“I have been a long-time admirer of OSW and the strength of its brands”, said Robert E. Fines, Vice President and General Manager, Truck Bodies and Equipment International. “The acquisition provides considerable opportunity for long-term value creation through operational improvement initiatives, organic growth and additional acquisitions.”

About Federal Signal

Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE: FSS) builds and delivers equipment of unmatched quality that moves material, cleans infrastructure, and protects the communities where we work and live. Founded in 1901, Federal Signal is a leading global designer, manufacturer and supplier of products and total solutions that serve municipal, governmental, industrial and commercial customers. Headquartered in Oak Brook, Ill., with manufacturing facilities worldwide, the Company operates two groups: Environmental Solutions and Safety and Security Systems. For more information on Federal Signal, visit: www.federalsignal.com.

“Safe Harbor” Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995

This release contains unaudited financial information and various forward-looking statements as of the date hereof and we undertake no obligation to update these forward-looking statements regardless of new developments or otherwise. Statements in this release that are not historical are forward-looking statements. Such statements are subject to various risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to vary materially from those stated. Such risks and uncertainties include but are not limited to: direct and indirect impacts of the coronavirus pandemic and the associated government response, economic conditions in various regions, product and price competition, supply chain disruptions, work stoppages, availability and pricing of raw materials, risks associated with acquisitions such as integration of operations and achieving anticipated revenue and cost benefits, foreign currency exchange rate changes, interest rate changes, increased legal expenses and litigation results, legal and regulatory developments and other risks and uncertainties described in filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

TBEI Announces New Vice President of Product and Service Technology

LAKE CRYSTAL, Minn., December 18, 2018 – Truck Bodies and Equipment International, Inc. (TBEI), a subsidiary of Federal Signal Corporation, is pleased to announce Jason LaPlante has been named Vice President of Product and Service Technology. Mr. LaPlante has more than 30 years of engineering and operations management experience with leading heavy construction, agricultural, and high tech equipment manufacturing companies.

“We are excited to have a leader like Jason join the TBEI team. I am confident in his ability to drive our cross brand and cross business process innovation,” said Bob Fines, Vice President/General Manager of TBEI. “Innovation continues to expand growth at TBEI through the development of new products, features, and services designed to meet both customer needs and industry expectations of a market leader. It’s critical that we continue to anticipate and act on the emerging needs of our industry to create value for our customers.”

LaPlante will lead both the TBEI Engineering and Sales and Marketing departments. His responsibilities will include directing new product development, leading the commercial and technical teams, and supporting the innovation process across the organization. His proven leadership and significant experience in engineering, product management, sales, and business process strategy will be instrumental in TBEI’s continued success.

LaPlante most recently served as Director of Sales for the Midwest region at LeverX and has over 30 years of experience in roles of increasing responsibility with diverse companies in the equipment manufacturing and transportation industries including Tennant Company, McNeilus Truck and Manufacturing, and Schwing America, Inc.

He holds Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Engineering from North Dakota State University, is a Certified Product Lifecycle Management Professional, and received Six Sigma Green Belt certification from Villanova University.

 About Truck Bodies and Equipment International

Truck Bodies and Equipment International (TBEI) is a leading national and international designer, manufacturer and installer of medium- and heavy-duty dump bodies, dump trailers, platforms, and related truck body accessories. TBEI brands include Crysteel®, Ox Bodies®, Rugby®, DuraClass®, J-Craft® and Travis®. TBEI is a subsidiary of Federal Signal Corporation. Visit us at: www.tbei.com

About Federal Signal Corporation

Federal Signal (NYSE:FSS) is a leading global designer and manufacturer of products and total solutions that serve municipal, governmental, industrial and commercial customers under a variety of recognized brand names. Headquartered in Oak Brook, Ill., the Company was founded in 1901 and has manufacturing facilities worldwide. For more information on Federal Signal, visit: www.federalsignal.com/

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TBEI Announces New General Manager of Lake Crystal Facility

LAKE CRYSTAL, Minn., December 15, 2017 – Truck Bodies and Equipment International, Inc. (TBEI), a subsidiary of Federal Signal Corporation, is pleased to announce Brett Hart has been named General Manager of TBEI Lake Crystal.  Hart has over ten years of experience with Federal Signal and joins TBEI from sister company Westech Vac Systems, in Alberta, Canada, where he most recently spent two years as General Manager.

“We are excited for Brett to take the leadership role at our Lake Crystal facility,” said Bob Fines, Vice President/General Manager of TBEI. “Brett’s expertise and experience are an excellent fit with the team and we look forward to the value he will bring to TBEI and our customers.”

Hart has an education and background in engineering, operations and commercial leadership. He has held roles of increasing responsibility across multiple Federal Signal brands; including roles with Vactor, Federal Signal’s Safety and Security Systems Group and Westech. Hart’s unique combination of experience and proven leadership will play a major role in continuing TBEI Lake Crystal’s tradition of excellence in manufacturing dump bodies, hoists and dump body accessories.

 About Truck Bodies and Equipment International

Truck Bodies and Equipment International (TBEI) is a leading national and international designer, manufacturer and installer of medium- and heavy-duty dump bodies, platforms, and related truck body accessories. TBEI brands include Crysteel®, Ox Bodies®, Rugby®, DuraClass®, J-Craft® and Travis®. TBEI is a subsidiary of Federal Signal Corporation. Visit us at: www.tbei.com

About Federal Signal Corporation

Federal Signal (NYSE:FSS) is a leading global designer and manufacturer of products and total solutions that serve municipal, governmental, industrial and commercial customers under a variety of recognized brand names. Headquartered in Oak Brook, Ill., the Company was founded in 1901 and has manufacturing facilities worldwide. For more information on Federal Signal, visit: www.federalsignal.com

TBEI Announces New General Manager/President of Ox Bodies, Inc.

Fayette, Alabama, September 1, 2017 – Truck Bodies and Equipment International, Inc. (TBEI), a subsidiary of Federal Signal Corporation, is pleased to announce Henry Bell has been promoted to General Manager/President of Ox Bodies, Inc. Bell joined TBEI in 2013 as Vice President of Sales and Marketing for all TBEI brands. With more than 27 years of experience in the industry, he has deep expertise in management, sales and marketing, lean manufacturing/5s and organizational development. Prior to joining TBEI, Bell held management roles of increasing responsibility at Fontaine Fifth Wheel Company and Heil Environmental Industries, Limited.

“Henry has been an asset and leader since joining TBEI.” said Bob Fines, Vice President/General Manager of TBEI. “We are looking forward to his new role at Ox Bodies and know he will put forward the same standards of excellence.”

Ray Salley, former Ox Bodies General Manager, retired at the end of August. Bell’s experience, coupled with his existing knowledge of the Ox Bodies brand, will equip him for continuing success as he takes the reins of Ox Bodies.


About Truck Bodies and Equipment International
Truck Bodies and Equipment International (TBEI) is a leading national and international designer, manufacturer and installer of medium- and heavy-duty dump bodies, platforms, and related truck body accessories. TBEI brands include Crysteel®, Ox Bodies®, Rugby®, DuraClass®, J-Craft® and Travis®. TBEI is a subsidiary of Federal Signal Corporation. Visit us at: www.tbei.com


About Federal Signal Corporation
Federal Signal (NYSE:FSS) is a leading global designer and manufacturer of products and total solutions that serve municipal, governmental, industrial and commercial customers under a variety of recognized brand names. Headquartered in Oak Brook, Ill., the Company was founded in 1901 and has manufacturing facilities worldwide. For more information on Federal Signal, visit: www.federalsignal.com

TBEI Announces New General Manager/President of Travis Body & Trailer

Houston, Texas, August 17, 2017 – Truck Bodies and Equipment International, Inc. (TBEI), a Federal Signal company, is pleased to announce Stuart Swint has joined the company as General Manager/President of Travis Body and Trailer, Incorporated. Swint brings over 17 years of experience to the position and joins TBEI from Marco Group International, where he was Vice President of Operations. Swint previously held roles of increasing responsibility for a diverse group of companies including Evergreen Tank Solutions, Williams Scotsman and M&N Construction.

“We are pleased to have Stuart join us and expect to benefit from the depth of experience he brings to the role,” said Bob Fines, Vice President/General Manager of TBEI. “His expertise and leadership will be a valuable addition to our team and we look forward to the continuing tradition of excellence at Travis.”

In order to provide a smooth transition, Stuart will work closely with Bud Hughes, who will be retiring from the Travis President/General Manager role at the end of August. Swint’s expertise in operations, management and leadership will be essential in continuing Travis’s legacy as a leading manufacturer of dump trailers and bodies.

About Travis Body and Trailer, Incorporated
Travis Body & Trailer, is a leading manufacturer of aluminum end dump, bottom dump, transfer and specialty dump trailers and bodies. Travis trailers are used in many industries, including aggregates, agriculture, construction, municipal solid waste, organic waste and rendering. Travis has developed many trailer innovations over the years, and the company customizes trailers and options based on the needs of each customer. Travis trailers are sold through an independent network of 43 dealers in 102 locations throughout North America. On June 2, 2017 Travis, along with its sister companies, was acquired by Federal Signal. For more information please contact Travis Body & Trailer, 13955 FM 529 Road, Houston, TX 77041; 800-535-4372; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ; and www.travistrailers.com.


About Truck Bodies and Equipment International
Truck Bodies and Equipment International (TBEI) is a leading national and international designer, manufacturer and installer of medium- and heavy-duty dump bodies, platforms, and related truck body accessories. TBEI brands include Crysteel®, Ox Bodies®, Rugby®, DuraClass®, J-Craft® and Travis®. TBEI is a subsidiary of Federal Signal Corporation. Visit us at: www.tbei.com


About Federal Signal Corporation
Federal Signal (NYSE:FSS) is a leading global designer and manufacturer of products and total solutions that serve municipal, governmental, industrial and commercial customers under a variety of recognized brand names. Headquartered in Oak Brook, Ill., the Company was founded in 1901 and has manufacturing facilities worldwide. For more information on Federal Signal, visit: www.federalsignal.com

Federal Signal Executes Agreement to Acquire Truck Bodies and Equipment International

OAK BROOK, Illinois, May 8, 2017 — Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE:FSS) (“the Company”), a leader in environmental and safety solutions, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire Truck Bodies and Equipment International (“TBEI”), a leading U.S. manufacturer of dump truck bodies and trailers, for $270 million, subject to post-closing adjustments. This represents a multiple of 7.2x TBEI’s EBITDA for the twelve-month period ending March 31, 2017, before accounting for synergies.

The acquisition will enable the Company to strengthen its market position as a specialty vehicle manufacturer in maintenance and infrastructure markets. This transaction will also allow the Company to leverage its expertise in building chassis-based vehicles, significantly expand its exposure to higher growth industrial end-markets and balance the mix of revenues it generates from municipal and industrial markets. The transaction is expected to be immediately accretive to the Company’s margins and earnings per share (“EPS”), excluding transaction costs and before giving effect to anticipated synergies.

TRANSACTION HIGHLIGHTS

- TBEI is expected to be combined with the businesses within the Company’s Environmental Solutions Group (“ESG”) to create a single platform providing municipal and industrial customers with a complete suite of maintenance and infrastructure equipment and supporting solutions. This platform will expand the Company’s leadership position in these markets and will provide a springboard for future organic growth and M&A
- The transaction diversifies the Company’s current end markets through an expanded focus on infrastructure, construction, waste, rendering and other industrial end markets
- The Company expects the acquisition to be modestly accretive to EPS in 2017, increasing to an annual run rate of between $0.07-$0.12 per share and $0.12-$0.17 per share by the second and third anniversary of the acquisition, respectively
- The Company intends to apply its 80/20 principles to TBEI’s operations to further optimize an already strong business
- Annual run-rate synergies are anticipated to be between $3-4 million, phased in over three years. Supply chain, cross-selling products from both ESG and the Safety and Security Systems Group through the TBEI distribution channel, leveraging our existing parts and distribution business and sharing of manufacturing best practices will drive the synergies
- The Company intends to fund the acquisition through a combination of available cash and borrowings available under its existing credit agreement. Upon closing, the Company anticipates a debt to EBITDA ratio of approximately 2.7x
- With the healthy combined cash flow from its legacy businesses and TBEI, the Company expects a rapid reduction in debt levels

TBEI has successfully built a portfolio of strong brands, which currently occupy premier market share positions in their respective product categories, through a combination of an intense focus on operational excellence, a comprehensive distribution strategy, and continuous attention to its customers’ primary requirements for a high- quality product and short lead times.

During the twelve-month period ending March 31, 2017, TBEI generated revenues of $206 million and an EBITDA margin of approximately 18%. TBEI operates 5 manufacturing facilities throughout the U.S. and employs approximately 850 people.

“The TBEI business is a strong strategic fit with our ESG businesses and allows us to broaden our focus on maintenance and infrastructure markets. With its large industrial customer base, TBEI will accelerate the achievement of our long-standing objective of balancing the mix of revenue streams between municipal and industrial. This acquisition is consistent with our disciplined capital deployment strategy, which targets the acquisition of high performing businesses that grow and compound our cash flow,” said Jennifer L. Sherman, President and Chief Executive Officer. “TBEI is an outstanding company with clear leadership positions in its end markets, a strong financial profile and a management team that will thrive as part of Federal Signal. This acquisition also represents a significant step towards the attainment of our strategic goal of profitably growing our revenues to over $1 billion.”

TBEI’s President and Chief Executive Officer, Robert Fines, an executive with over 35 years of industry experience, including a variety of management positions within General Electric and Avery Dennison, will be joining Federal Signal’s management team.

“We are excited to join the Federal Signal family and add TBEI’s six established brands to Federal Signal’s portfolio of market-leading businesses,” said Mr. Fines. “There are many similarities between TBEI’s operations and those of Federal Signal and we are confident in our ability to cross-pollinate manufacturing practices, leverage our distribution networks and create a leading platform to serve the needs of our customers.”

Pending customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals, the transaction is expected to close within the next 90 days.

CONFERENCE CALL

Federal Signal will conduct a conference call to discuss the transaction at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time today. The call may be accessed over the internet through Federal Signal’s website at federalsignal.com or by dialing phone number 1-800-231-9012 and entering the pin number 1170237. A replay will be available on Federal Signal’s website shortly after the call.

About Federal Signal
Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE: FSS) provides products and services to protect people and our planet. Founded in 1901, Federal Signal is a leading global designer, manufacturer and supplier of products and total solutions that serve municipal, governmental, industrial and commercial customers. Headquartered in Oak Brook, Ill., with manufacturing facilities worldwide, the Company operates two groups: Environmental Solutions and Safety and Security Systems. For more information on Federal Signal, visit: www.federalsignal.com.

“Safe Harbor” Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995

This release contains various forward-looking statements as of the date hereof and we undertake no obligation to update these forward-looking statements regardless of new developments or otherwise. Statements in this

release that are not historical are forward-looking statements. Such statements are subject to various risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to vary materially from those stated. Such risks and uncertainties include but are not limited to: economic conditions in various regions; product and price competition; supplier and raw material prices; risks associated with acquisitions such as integration of operations and achieving anticipated revenue and cost benefits; foreign currency exchange rate changes; interest rate changes; increased legal expenses and litigation results; legal and regulatory developments and other risks and uncertainties described in filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

TBEI executive Tina Albright elected to NTEA board of trustees

Tina AlbrightLake Crystal, Minn. (April 26, 2017) – Truck Bodies & Equipment International, Inc. (TBEI) is pleased to announce the election of Tina Albright, vice president of human relations, TBEI, to the NTEA board of trustees. Albright’s election to the board was announced at the President’s Breakfast and NTEA Annual Meeting held in conjunction with The Work Truck Show® 2017.

Established in 1964, the NTEA is the association for the Work Truck Industry and represents 1,900 companies that manufacture, distribute, install, sell and repair commercial trucks, truck bodies, truck equipment, trailers and accessories.

“I am proud to have served in the work truck industry for over 20 years, and I look forward to serving on the board of trustees on behalf of TBEI,” said Albright. “There is a great concern with the lack of millennials joining the skilled trade industry. We must find ways to partner with community colleges and high schools to address the needs of the work truck industry, and I hope that through my time on the board I can help lead the NTEA to tackle this workforce challenge.”

Albright joined TBEI in 1995 and worked for 10 years at Rugby Manufacturing in production management, sales/marketing and HR. In her current position, she is responsible for coordinating TBEI HR policies and programs, and managing the company’s health, safety and welfare plans. Albright has been instrumental in helping TBEI tackle the modern channels of employee management, from the changing health care standards to recruiting and developing the next generation of leaders.

“As a member for almost 50 years, TBEI is a proud supporter of the work the NTEA does for the industry,” said Bob Fines, president, TBEI. “Tina worked both in the plant and in sales before moving to her role as VP of human relations — this allows her to bring a unique perspective that covers the customer, the plant floor and the board room. She will be a great addition to the NTEA board of trustees.”

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About Truck Bodies and Equipment International
Truck Bodies and Equipment International (TBEI) is a leading national and international designer, manufacturer and installer of medium- and heavy-duty dump bodies, platforms, and related truck body accessories. TBEI brands include Crysteel®, Ox Bodies®, Rugby®, DuraClass®, J-Craft® and Travis®.

TBEI Acquires Travis Body & Trailer, Inc.

Travis Logo Flat RGB 1New York, NY, October 3, 2016 -- GenNx360 Capital Partners (“GenNx360”) is pleased to announce that its portfolio company, Truck Bodies & Equipment International Inc. ("TBEI"), has acquired Travis Body & Trailer Inc. (“Travis”) on September 30, 2016. Travis, based in Houston, Texas, is a manufacturer of aluminum end dumps, bottom dumps and transfer trailers to the construction, waste and recycling, rendering and agriculture end markets.  Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

“This acquisition is consistent with our expansion into the dump trailer market, an expansion that began in 2013 when TBEI entered this market with a line of steel dump trailers designed, manufactured and marketed under the Ox Trailer brand. TBEI is excited to bring together two of the most trusted brands in the industry,” stated Bob Fines, President and Chief Executive Officer of TBEI.

“This acquisition further strengthens the GenNx360 truck body and trailer platform bringing expertise in aluminum dump trailers and dump bodies, expansion into the southwest, a strong and loyal dealer network and a leading position in the trailer market. Travis will be structured as a standalone division within TBEI which continues to focus on high levels of service, continuous improvement and a commitment to quality,” said Ron Blaylock, a Founder and Managing Partner of GenNx360.

About GenNx360 Capital Partners

GenNx360 Capital Partners is a private equity firm focused on investing in industrial manufacturing and business services companies in the middle market. It applies years of Fortune 50 operational and leadership experience to these investments to help drive growth and value creation. The firm primarily focuses on opportunities in the industrial machinery and components, industrial services, oil and gas, logistics and supply chain solutions, agricultural, specialty chemicals, and aerospace sectors. GenNx360 was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in New York City.  For more information about GenNx360, please visit: www.gennx360.com

About Truck Bodies & Equipment International Inc.

Truck Bodies & Equipment International Inc. is a Minnesota-based corporation that manufactures dump bodies, landscape bodies, grain bodies, platforms, hoists, and truck and trailer equipment and accessories. TBEI is an industry-leading company driven by a strong management team. It operates with six major brands with 800+ distributors and dealers, across North America. For more information about TBEI, please visit: www.tbei.com 

NEW SR-4016 Truck Hoist from Rugby Manufacturing

Rugby SR 4016Hoist1Rugby, ND (March 2, 2016) — Rugby® Manufacturing, a leading manufacturer of truck hoists, is pleased to announce the release of the SR-4016 subframe scissor hoist for trucks. This innovative new hoist is up to 20 percent lighter than comparable hoists, providing greater fuel efficiency and payload capacity. It is available for a wide variety of work trucks with body lengths from 8- to 14-feet.

The new SR-4016 model was designed as an alternative to two popular Rugby subframe scissor hoists, the Rugby HR520 and the HR540. Dealers can now stock one hoist instead of two, reducing inventory requirements. The SR-4016 also delivers a greater lifting capacity than the HR520 and can be installed 10 to 15 percent faster.

“The SR-4016 was designed with both the installer and customer in mind,” said Jeff Duchscher, general manager of Rugby Manufacturing. “Rugby used our more than 47 years of experience in hoist engineering and extended life cycle testing to develop a hoist that would reduce installation time, reduce shop inventory, and still provide the quality and durability our customers demand. The SR-4016 does all of this, and weighs less than a traditional Rugby hoist.”

As with all Rugby hoists, each SR-4016 subframe scissor hoist is lifecycle tested at full-rated capacity (7.7 to 17 ton range). It is available with a single or double-acting electric pump or a direct-mount gear pump. Each SR-4016 comes standard with a new integrated body prop.

For more information about the new SR-4016 subframe scissor hoist, contact your local Rugby distributor, visit www.rugbymfg.com or call (701) 776-5722. Connect with Rugby Manufacturing on Facebook at www.facebook.com/RugbyMfg.

For Media Inquiries, Contact:
Nikki Kyle, TBEI Marketing Manager at 507-726-4311

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