Brenner Tank Production Expands to Indiana
FOND DU LAC, Wis. – June 16, 2014 – Brenner Tank, a leading manufacturer of chemical tank trailers and part of Wabash National Corporation's (NYSE: WNC) Walker Group division, today announced it has expanded production to Wabash National's facilities in Lafayette, Indiana.
"By leveraging our North American manufacturing footprint, we can provide customers with greater access to our broad portfolio of leading-brand tank trailer products," said Mark Weber, senior vice president and president of the Diversified Products Group at Wabash National. "Expanding Brenner's technology, manufacturing processes and expertise to our Lafayette campus will help accelerate growth and enhance customer access in key tank markets."
Brenner Tank, with primary manufacturing in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, has an extensive line of aluminum and stainless steel tank trailers to meet a wide array of needs in the chemical and petroleum markets. The Lafayette operations will continue to expand that product offering to include the manufacture of carbon steel tanks, as well as providing dedicated FRP tank trailer capacity. In addition, the Lafayette facility will produce aluminum tank trailers and expand Wabash National's truck mounted equipment offerings.
"The expanded manufacturing footprint makes it easier for customers to own Brenner Tank trailers," said Jim Miller, vice president of sales and marketing at Walker Group. "We've also been enhancing our customer support network throughout the United States to provide an even greater level of service our customers expect."
For more information about Brenner Tank, please visit www.brennertank.com or call (800) 558-9750.
Headquartered in Lafayette, Indiana, Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC) is a diversified industrial manufacturer and North America’s leading producer of semi-trailers and liquid transportation systems. Established in 1985, the company manufactures a diverse range of products including: dry freight and refrigerated trailers, platform trailers, bulk tank trailers, dry and refrigerated truck bodies, truck-mounted tanks, intermodal equipment, aircraft refueling equipment, structural composite panels and products, trailer aerodynamic solutions, and specialty food grade and pharmaceutical equipment. Its innovative products are sold under the following brand names: Wabash National®, Beall®, Benson®, Brenner® Tank, Bulk Tank International, DuraPlate®, Extract Technology®, Garsite, Progress Tank, Transcraft®, Walker Barrier Systems, Walker Engineered Products, and Walker Transport. Visit www.wabashnational.com to learn more.