AWG Fittings Acquires Lancier Rescue Systems


AWG Fittings announces the acquisition of Lancier Rescue Systems worldwide. Lancier manufactures a complete line of hydraulic rescue tools including: spreaders, cutters, rams, combi tools, hydraulic pumps, and associated support equipment.

Lancier has been in business for over 30 years, focusing on high- quality rescue systems, operating at 10,000 PSI utilizing a mineral based hydraulic oil and a universal coupling system which ensure a high level of dependability and compatibility. The warehousing and service of Lancier products for the North American market will be moved to the new AWG facility located in Walpole, MA. AWG is initiating plans for increased stock to support our dealers and end users, which will be in place within the next 30-45 days. Manufacturing of all Lancier products is moving to the AWG home office located in Giengen, Germany, which will meet the same high-quality manufacturing standards, to which customers have become accustomed, as AWG water handling products.

Terry Bradner has accepted the offer to become Director of Sales - Rescue Tool Division covering Mexico, United States, and Canada. Terry has 20 years of experience in the rescue tool industry and 10 years with Lancier. Terry will be based out of Wawaka, IN. His contact information is:

Terry Bradner
Direct line: 260-564-4516

Existing dealers' inquiries should be directed to the Walpole office. Inquiries for new dealerships should be sent to Terry Bradner, directly.

AWG is a 100+ year old manufacturer of high-quality water handling products for municipal and industrial fire departments, building fire systems, and high flow water handling systems. Corporate offices are located in Giengen, Germany with AWG Fittings, LLC located in Walpole, MA. AWG has been a world leader in manufacturing Storz forged hose couplings and Alco branded water cannons.