The company’s exclusive fuel management module reduces the number of fittings and increases reliability, while the fuel storage pods feature lightweight DOT Type 4 tanks.Mc Neilus systems meet all NFPA-52 standards and are installed by the company’s team of factory-trained technicians.Mc Neilus carries a comprehensive inventory of replacement parts on hand at its regional installation centers.
The company owns and maintains a fleet of 40 trucks, and began shifting to CNG in 2010.
“Cleaner engines and exhaust systems, and reduced maintenance needs are other benefits we experience with the shift to CNG,” said Woody.
“Plus, the environmental benefits of CNG powered vehicles are an important consideration for us and the communities we serve.” About Oshkosh Corporation Oshkosh Corporation is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of a broad range of specialty access equipment, commercial, fire & emergency, military and specialty vehicles and vehicle bodies.
Oshkosh Corporation manufactures, distributes and services products under the brands of Oshkosh®, JLG®, Pierce®, Mc Neilus®, Jerr-Dan®, Frontline™, CON-E-CO®, London® and IMT®.
Oshkosh products are valued worldwide by rental companies, concrete placement and refuse businesses, fire & emergency departments, municipal and airport services and defense forces, where high quality, superior performance, rugged reliability and long-term value are paramount. ®, ™ All brand names referred to in this news release are trademarks of Oshkosh Corporation or its subsidiary companies.
This press release contains statements that the Company believes to be “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.All statements other than statements of historical fact, including, without limitation, statements regarding the Company’s future financial position, business strategy, targets, projected sales, costs, earnings, capital expenditures, debt levels and cash flows, and plans and objectives of management for future operations, are forward-looking statements.When used in this press release, words such as “may,” “will,” “expect,” “intend,” “estimate,” “anticipate,” “believe,” “should,” “project” or “plan” or the negative thereof or variations thereon or similar terminology are generally intended to identify forward-looking statements.– Mc Neilus Truck & Manufacturing, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK) company, announced that Pride Disposal of Portland, Oregon, has selected the NGEN Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) system by Mc Neilus for its newest fleet of roll-off trucks.“We’re excited to have NGEN CNG Systems and Services by Mc Neilus selected by Pride Disposal for these roll-off vehicles,” said Brad Nelson, Oshkosh Corporation senior vice president and president of the Commercial Business Segment.“We have an excellent back-of-cab configuration that’s ideal for this application, one of many CNG installation options available for severe duty fleets of all types.”“We’re a company that is always looking to the future, and we decided to start running some of our trucks on CNG primarily because of fuel cost and the savings CNG delivers,” said Pride Disposal Fleet Manager, Bill Woody.