Wabash National

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Wabash National
Type Public
Traded as NYSEWNC
Industry Transportation
Founded 1985
Headquarters Lafayette, Indiana, United States
Key people Richard J. Giromini, President/CEO
Products Semi-trailers
Revenue 1.6 billion USD (2013)
Employees 6,000
Website www.wabashnational.com
SNC Trailer

Wabash National is a diversified industrial manufacturer and North America’s leading producer of semi trailers and liquid transportation systems. Founded as a start-up in 1985 and publicly traded since 1991, the company specializes in the design and production of dry freight vans, refrigerated vans, platform trailers, liquid tank trailers, intermodal equipment, engineered products and composite products. Its innovative products are sold under the following brand names: Wabash National®, Transcraft®, Benson®, DuraPlate®, Walker Transport, Walker Defense Group, Walker Barrier Systems, Walker Engineered Products, Brenner® Tank, Beall®, Garsite, Progress Tank, TST®, Bulk Tank International and Extract Technology®. The company operates a number of Wabash National Trailer Centers, trailer service centers and retail distributors of new and used trailers and aftermarket parts throughout the U.S. Annual company sales in 2013 were approximately $1.6 billion USD.

Partnerships[edit]

In December 2008, PODS and Wabash National announced they have signed a multi-year agreement to build and service all of PODS' portable storage container requirements.[1]

Products[edit]

Wabash National's product lines include a variety of dry freight vans, refrigerated vans, converter dollies, platform trailers, liquid tank trailers, intermodal equipment, engineered products and composite products. They also make high-quality laminated oak flooring used extensively in dry van trailers, truck bodies, and containers.

Facilities[edit]

Wabash National is headquartered in Lafayette, Indiana, also the site of its main production facility. Additional manufacturing plants are located in Cadiz, Kentucky, Harrison, Arkansas, Kansas City, Kansas, Portland, Oregon, New Lisbon, Wisconsin, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin and San Jose Iturbide, Guanajuato, Mexico.

The company operates a network of dealerships in North America called Wabash National Trailer Centers.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Wabash National(R) and PODS(R) Announce Partnership Agreement". Reuters. 2008-12-16. Retrieved 2009-09-21. 

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