Atlantic Emergency Solutions is Named Pierce, Medtec in Mid-Atlantic Region

MANASSAS, Va. (August 30, 2010) – The Fire & Emergency segment of Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK), today officially announced that Atlantic Emergency Solutions will be the new provider of Pierce apparatus and Medtec ambulances for Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, the District of Columbia and portions of West Virginia.  Joe Pack, who formerly held a management role at Pierce Manufacturing, will own and operate the new dealership.

“Atlantic Emergency Solutions will continue to be the leader in the marketplace as the region’s premier provider of fire and emergency vehicles and equipment,” said Pack. “Our commitment to first responders comes with the full backing and support of Pierce Manufacturing and Oshkosh Corporation.”

As now, Atlantic Emergency Solutions will be based in Manassas and will continue to operate its six strategically located regional offices and service centers. The company offers knowledgeable sales support, comprehensive parts and service capabilities, around-the-clock roadside assistance, master trained technicians and valuable training.

“Atlantic Emergency Solutions is ready to provide customers with the best products and excellent service to support all their mission needs. That’s our pledge to first responders throughout the mid-Atlantic region,” said Jim Johnson, Oshkosh Corporation executive vice president and president, Fire & Emergency. “This team is committed to exceeding customer expectations and has years of experience in helping customers serve their communities with fire and emergency vehicles and equipment.”

In addition to Pierce fire and emergency apparatus and Medtec ambulance vehicles, Atlantic Emergency Solutions offers a comprehensive line of top equipment brands.

For more information on Atlantic Emergency Solutions, visit or call 800-442-9700.

About Oshkosh Corporation Fire & Emergency Segment
Known for safety, quality and leading edge technology, the Oshkosh Corporation Fire & Emergency segment designs and manufactures a full line of fire apparatus, mobile medical, broadcast communications, recovery and homeland security vehicles. Brands under the F&E Segment include: Pierce®, Oshkosh® Airport Products, Medtec®, Jerr-Dan®, Oshkosh Specialty Vehicles, Frontline™ and SMIT™.

About Oshkosh Corporation
Oshkosh Corporation is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of a broad range of specialty access equipment, commercial, fire & emergency and military vehicles and vehicle bodies. Oshkosh Corporation manufactures, distributes and services products under the brands of Oshkosh®, JLG®, Pierce®, McNeilus®, Medtec®, Jerr-Dan®, Oshkosh Specialty Vehicles, Frontline™, SMIT™, CON-E-CO®, London® and IMT®. The Oshkosh brands are valued worldwide in businesses where high quality, superior performance, rugged reliability and long-term value are paramount.  For more information, log on to