REV Group's Bus, Fire and Specialty Vehicles to be Equipped with Meritor Fully Dressed Axles
MILWAUKEE and TROY, Mich., July 13, 2017 - REV Group (NYSE: REVG) and Meritor, Inc. (NYSE: MTOR) today announced a new standard supplier agreement. Under the terms of the three-year agreement, REV Group will equip its bus, fire and specialty vehicles with Meritor's fully dressed axle assemblies.
Tim Sullivan, President and CEO of REV Group said, "REV Group's focus on continuously improving quality and reliability drives our strategic supplier selection. Partnering with Meritor allows REV to further strengthen our value proposition to customers."
"This strategic partnership with REV Group positions Meritor as a supplier of choice for a growing company," said Joe Muscedere, general manager, Off Highway, Specialty & Defense, North America for Meritor. "We look forward to continued work with the REV Group on new products and the development of future designs."
Training and support for end customers is available from DriveForce™, Meritor's industry-leading North America sales and service organization that offers solutions before, during and after the sale.
The Milwaukee, Wisconsin-based REV Group is the parent company of 29 brands with more than 240,000 vehicles in service. REV brands included in the agreement are:
- E-ONE, aerial ladders and platforms, command and communications apparatus, tankers, quick attack units and rescue vehicles
- Ferrara, ladder, platform, pumper, tanker, rescue, industrial and law enforcement vehicles
- KME, aerial, airport, industrial, pumper and rescue
- Capacity Trucks, yard trucks and terminal tractors
- El Dorado, heavy duty commercial buses for paratransit, public transit, university transport, airport parking, group tours, hotel shuttle and assisted living services
About REV Group
REV (REVG) is a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of specialty vehicles and related aftermarket parts and services. REV serves a diversified customer base primarily in the United States through three segments: Fire & Emergency, Commercial and Recreation. REV provides customized vehicle solutions for applications including: essential needs (ambulances, fire apparatus, school buses, mobility vans and municipal transit buses), industrial and commercial (terminal trucks, cut-away buses and street sweepers) and consumer leisure (recreational vehicles ("RVs") and luxury buses). REV's brand portfolio consists of 29 well-established principal vehicle brands including many of the most recognizable names within our served markets. Several of REV's brands pioneered their specialty vehicle product categories and date back more than 50 years. Investors-REVG
Meritor, Inc. is a leading global supplier of drivetrain, mobility, braking and aftermarket solutions for commercial vehicle and industrial markets. With more than a 100-year legacy of providing innovative products that offer superior performance, efficiency and reliability, the company serves commercial truck, trailer, off-highway, defense, specialty and aftermarket customers around the world. Meritor is based in Troy, Mich., United States, and is made up of approximately 8,000 diverse employees who apply their knowledge and skills in manufacturing facilities, engineering centers, joint ventures, distribution centers and global offices in 18 countries. Meritor common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol MTOR.