NEW LISBON, Wis. – May 12, 2014 – The Walker Group, a division of Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC) and one of North America's leading producers of liquid transportation systems, announced today that it will host its 13th annual Walker Expo for liquid tank and tank trailer customers June 18–19, 2014, in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin.
The Walker Expo will feature a range of educational seminars, live demonstrations, networking opportunities and social activities. The 2014 seminars will address the food grade and energy market dynamics, equipment maintenance, regulatory issues and other relevant transportation industry topics.
"Our customers are faced with continuously improving the efficiency of their equipment, and we actively assist them in that challenge," said Jim Miller, vice president of sales and marketing for the Walker Group. "The Expo provides our customers and fleets with valuable tools and information on new and upcoming technology, safety guidelines, standards and market trends."
The brands that will be participating and displaying in this year's event include Beall, Brenner Tank, Bulk, Progress and Walker Transport.
The Walker Group, a division of Wabash National Corporation, is a leading North American manufacturer of high-quality, custom-engineered stainless steel, aluminum and carbon steel liquid transportation systems. Its tank trailer products are marketed under several industry-leading brand names, including Walker, Brenner®, Beall®, Bulk, Progress and Garsite.
About Wabash National Corporation
Headquartered in Lafayette, Ind., 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 specializes in the design and production of dry freight vans, refrigerated vans, platform trailers, intermodal equipment, liquid tank trailers, frac tanks, engineered products, and composite products. Wabash National’s operations are largely organized under three wholly owned subsidiaries: Transcraft Corporation, Walker Group Holdings LLC and Wabash National Trailer Centers, Inc. Its innovative products are sold under the following brand names: Wabash National®, Transcraft®, Benson®, DuraPlate®, ArcticLite®, Walker Transport, Walker Stainless Equipment, Walker Defense Group, Walker Barrier Systems, Walker Engineered Products, Brenner® Tank, Beall ®, Garsite, Progress Tank, TST®, Bulk Tank International and Extract Technology®. Visit www.wabashnational.com to learn more.