DUECO receives five year contract extension from Xcel Energy

DUECO Inc. will supply all bucket trucks and digger derrick equipment to Xcel Energy for their Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota and South Dakota territory.

Waukesha, Wis., July 1, 2010—DUECO Inc. has been awarded a five-year contract extension to supply all bucket trucks and digger derrick equipment to Xcel Energy for their Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota and South Dakota territory.

“This is a very exciting time for us,” said President Judie Taylor, “We are extremely pleased to continue our partnership with Xcel Energy in providing the company’s utility equipment over the next five years. We know it is more than just building high-quality vehicles, it is the after-market support and responsiveness that our DUECO team members provide that adds value to the relationship.”

DUECO, in combination with Terex Utilities, has been providing utility equipment to Xcel Energy since 2003. Both DUECO and Terex, in combination with Xcel Energy, have synergistically worked together to create one of the best owned and operated utility fleets in the nation.

Specializing in the final stage manufacturing of aerial lifts, digger derricks, cranes and custom bodies, DUECO can also provide trailers, mini-diggers, cable placers, parts and service. Family owned and operated for more than 55 years, DUECO’s philosophy of teamwork, integrity and open communication with customers and employees help ensure high quality equipment at the best value.

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