JLG Awarded Contract for Telehandlers Headed to Iraq

JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE: OSK], announces that it has received an Foreign Military Sales (FMS) order from the U.S. Army's Tank-automotive Armaments Command (TACOM) for 54 JLG® G6-23A telehandlers.

"JLG telehandlers have a myriad of applications and have proven to be exceptionally useful and reliable tools for military forces around the world. These telehandlers are destined for Iraq to support the Iraqi military in construction, rebuild and material handling applications as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom," said Denny Buterbaugh, JLG vice president – Government Products and Programs.

VMAC, one of Vancouver Island's most successful and award-winning manufacturing businesses, has been awarded a prestigious position on Great Places to Work Institute Canada's annual Best Workplaces in Canada list. The list published April 6, 2009 in the Globe and Mail shows that VMAC is the only Vancouver Island business, and one of only 12 British Columbia businesses to make the list of the 75 best workplaces.

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