Profile: Oshkosh Corp (OSK)
12 Dec 2018
Oshkosh Corporation, incorporated on June 30, 2014, is a designer, manufacturer and marketer of a range of specialty vehicles and vehicle bodies, including access equipment, defense trucks and trailers, fire and emergency vehicles, concrete mixers and refuse collection vehicles. The Company's segments include Access Equipment; Defense; Fire & Emergency, and Commercial. The Access Equipment segment consists of the operations of JLG Industries, Inc. (JLG) and JerrDan Corporation (JerrDan). The Defense segment consists of the operations of Oshkosh Defense, LLC (Oshkosh Defense). The Fire & Emergency segment consists of the operations of Pierce Manufacturing Inc. (Pierce), Oshkosh Airport Products, LLC (Airport Products) and Kewaunee Fabrications LLC (Kewaunee). The Commercial segment includes the operations of Concrete Equipment Company, Inc. (CON-E-CO), London Machinery Inc. (London), Iowa Mold Tooling Co., Inc. (IMT) and Oshkosh Commercial Products, LLC (Oshkosh Commercial).
Access equipment segment
JLG manufactures aerial work platforms and telehandlers used in a range of construction, agricultural, industrial, institutional and general maintenance applications to position workers and materials at elevated heights. The Company is also a manufacturer and marketer of low level access equipment in the United Kingdom, Europe and the Middle East. Access equipment customers include equipment rental companies, construction contractors, manufacturing companies and home improvement centers. JLG also arranges equipment financing and leasing solutions for its customers, primarily through third-party funding arrangements with independent financial companies, and occasionally provides credit support in connection with these financing and leasing arrangements. The Company, through its Jerr-Dan brand, is a manufacturer and marketer of towing and recovery equipment in the United States. Jerr-Dan offers a line of both carriers and wreckers. In addition to manufacturing equipment, Jerr-Dan provides its customers with service for carriers and wreckers, installs equipment, and sells chassis and service parts.
The Company competes with Terex Corporation, Linamar Corporation, Haulotte Group, Toyota Industries Corporation, Manitou Group, J C Bamford Excavators Ltd., Merlo SpA, Genie Industries, Inc. and Miller Industries, Inc.
The Company, through Oshkosh Defense, sells a range of products to the United States Department of Defense (DoD). Oshkosh Defense also exports tactical wheeled vehicles to approved foreign customers. Oshkosh Defense is a manufacturer of Heavy, Medium, and Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) tactical wheeled vehicles, and related service and sustainment for the DoD. Oshkosh Defense manufactures vehicles that perform a various tasks, such as hauling tanks, missile systems, ammunition, fuel, troops and cargo for a range of missions. Oshkosh Defense's military product line of heavy-payload tactical wheeled vehicles includes the Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Truck (HEMTT), the Heavy Equipment Transporter (HET), the Palletized Load System (PLS) and the Logistic Vehicle System Replacement (LVSR). Oshkosh Defense's military medium-payload tactical wheeled vehicles include the Medium Tactical Vehicle Replacement (MTVR).
The Company competes with Man Group plc, Daimler AG, Navistar International Corporation, General Dynamics Corporation, Lockheed Martin, AM General, BAE Systems plc and Textron Inc.
Fire & Emergency segment
The Company, through Pierce, manufactures fire apparatus assembled on custom chassis, designed and manufactured to meet the needs of firefighters. Pierce also manufactures fire apparatus assembled on commercially available chassis, which are produced for various end-customer applications. Pierce offers a line of custom and commercial fire apparatus and emergency vehicles, including pumpers, aerial platform, ladder and tiller trucks, tankers, rescue vehicles, wildland rough terrain response vehicles, mobile command and control centers, bomb squad vehicles, hazardous materials control vehicles and other emergency response vehicles. The Company, through Airport Products, sells aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF) vehicles to domestic and international airports. The Company, through Airport Products, also offers airport snow removal vehicles. The Company, through its Frontline brand, is a manufacturer, system designer and integrator of broadcast and communication vehicles, including electronic field production trailers, satellite news gathering and electronic news gathering vehicles for broadcasters, and command trucks for local and federal governments, as well as a supplier of military simulator shelters and trailers.
The Company competes with Rosenbauer International AG, REV Group, Inc., Accelerated Media Technologies, Television Engineering Corporation, M-B Companies, Inc. and Alamo Group, Inc.
The Company, through Oshkosh Commercial, McNeilus, London and CON-E-CO, is a manufacturer of front- and rear-discharge concrete mixers, and portable and stationary concrete batch plants for the concrete ready-mix industry throughout the Americas. The Company, through McNeilus, is a manufacturer of refuse collection vehicles for the waste services industry throughout the Americas. The Company, through IMT, is a manufacturer of field service vehicles and truck-mounted cranes for the construction, equipment dealer, building supply, utility, tire service, railroad and mining industries.
The Company competes with Beck Industrial, Con-Tech Manufacturing, Inc., Terex Corporation, Specialty Truck Holdings LLC, Dover Corporation, Labrie Enviroquip Group, Scranton Manufacturing Company, Inc., Gridiron Capital, Stellar Industries, Inc., Maintainer Corporation of Iowa, Inc., Palfinger AG, Cargotec Corporation and Fassi Group SpA.
2307 Oregon St
OSHKOSH WI 54902-7062