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Oshkosh Commercial Group Showcases Six Vehicles in McNeilus Booth at CONEXPO — CON/AGG

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McNeilus is displaying six ready-mix vehicles from the Oshkosh Commercial Group booth at CONEXPO – CON/AGG. Highlights include the new McNeilus next generation drum and the innovative McNeilus Command Center touchscreen electronic controls.

New McNeilus next generation drum and Command Center controls take center stage.

DODGE CENTER, Minn. (March 4, 2014) – McNeilus Companies, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, is displaying six ready-mix vehicles from the Oshkosh Commercial Group at its booth #60716 in the South Hall at CONEXPO – CON/AGG in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Six more trucks will be on display at the Expo (a total of 12 vehicles), which begins today and runs through March 8. Highlights of the McNeilus booth include the new McNeilus® next generation drum and the innovative McNeilus Command Center touchscreen electronic controls.

“The McNeilus, London Machinery and Oshkosh vehicles on display at CON/AGG exemplify our focus on advanced technology, enhanced performance and unmatched customer support – they represent where innovation meets infrastructure,” said Brad Nelson, Oshkosh Corporation senior vice president and president of the Commercial Group.

“This is a very important show for us; among the many highlights are an all-new McNeilus next generation drum – with a patent pending drum design – and the state-of-the-art McNeilus Command Center touchscreen electronic control system.”

There are a total of six vehicles in the Oshkosh Commercial Group booth, including two McNeilus Standard mixers (one configured for export), two McNeilus Bridgemaster® mixers, one London® Standard mixer and an Oshkosh® S-Series front discharge mixer configured with CNG power (on display courtesy of Silvi Group Companies).

The booth is highlighted by a McNeilus mixer truck, outfitted with advanced technologies including the all-new McNeilus next generation drum that moves the center of gravity down and forward to enhance capacity.

Its optional drumhead impeller minimized hydraulic drag. This same truck sports the innovative, easy to navigate McNeilus Command Center touchscreen electronic controls (with intuitive graphic icons) and an easy-to-operate joystick.

Six additional McNeilus mixer trucks are on display at CONEXPO – CON/AGG. These include: McNeilus Standard mixers located at the Kenworth booth (South Hall #63640), the Peterbilt booth (South Hall #63940) and the Mack booth (South Hall #60416).

In addition, McNeilus Bridgemaster mixers are on display at both the Freightliner booth (South Hall #61940), and at the Volvo booth (Silver Lot #4). A McNeilus Standard mixer (configured for export) will be demonstrated at the NRMCA driving competition.

“With 12 vehicles on display, it’s a prime opportunity to see and inspect a wide array of offerings from the Oshkosh Commercial Group,” added Nelson.

About The Oshkosh Commercial Group

The Oshkosh Commercial Group, part of Oshkosh Corporation [NYSE: OSK], manufactures a full line of concrete mixers, refuse truck bodies, concrete batch plants, service vehicles, and material handling systems. Brands under the Oshkosh Commercial Group include: McNeilus, Oshkosh, London, CON-E-CO and IMT. For more information visit www.mcneiluscompanies.com.

About Oshkosh Corporation

Oshkosh Corporation is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of a broad range of specialty access equipment, commercial, fire & emergency and military vehicles and vehicle bodies.Oshkosh Corporation manufactures, distributes and services products under the brands of Oshkosh®, JLG®, Pierce®, McNeilus®, Jerr-Dan®, Frontline™, CON-E-CO®, London® and IMT®. Oshkosh products are valued worldwide in businesses where high quality, superior performance, rugged reliability and long-term value are paramount. For more information, log on to oshkoshcorporation.com.

®, TM All brand names referred to in this news release are trademarks of Oshkosh Corporation or its subsidiary companies.

About Oshkosh Corporation
Oshkosh Corporation is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of a broad range of specialty access equipment, commercial, fire & emergency and military vehicles and vehicle bodies. Oshkosh Corporation manufactures, distributes and services products under the brands of Oshkosh®, JLG®, Pierce®, McNeilus®, Jerr-Dan®, Frontline™, CON-E-CO®, London® and IMT®. Oshkosh products are valued worldwide in businesses where high quality, superior performance, rugged reliability and long-term value are paramount. For more information, log on to oshkoshcorporation.com.

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Forty CNG-Powered McNeilus Bridgemaster Mixers sold to Argos USA

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McNeilus has sold 40 McNeilus® Bridgemaster® ready-mix trucks to Argos USA based in Houston, Texas. The trucks feature an integrated McNeilus next generation (NGEN) compressed natural gas (CNG) installation that is fully tested at the factory. Pictured here is a diesel-powered vehicle.

Argos USA selects McNeilus for its first ever CNG mixer trucks.

DODGE CENTER, Minn. (March 4, 2014) – McNeilus Companies, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, has sold 40 McNeilus® Bridgemaster® ready-mix trucks to Argos USA based in Houston, Texas.

The vehicles feature McNeilus’ industry-leading next generation (NGEN) compressed natural gas (CNG) configuration that is engineered and fully tested at the McNeilus campus. The vehicles will be delivered beginning this spring.

“These 40 McNeilus Bridgemaster trucks are the first-ever CNG trucks purchased by Argos worldwide, and the purchase reflects our management team’s commitment to go green,” said Daryl Mizell, Argos USA sourcing manager. “We challenged several manufacturers to present a well-configured CNG ready-mix vehicle to us. After careful deliberation, we determined that the McNeilus CNG package is the best one available at this time.”

Twenty of the vehicles are bound for Argos operations in Houston, and the remaining 20 will be delivered to facilities just outside of Dallas. Argos is constructing dedicated fueling stations – each with 25 fill posts – at both locations. The trucks will plug in at the end of each shift and time-fill overnight.

“Argos USA carries an excellent reputation for high-quality cement and concrete products and services, and we’re thrilled to be chosen to engineer and build their first-ever CNG mixer trucks,” said Brad Nelson, Oshkosh Corporation senior vice president and president of the Commercial business segment. “We’ve engineered and installed CNG power on more than 8,000 trucks in the field, and that experience translates to alternative-fuel systems that work hard for our customers.”

The identical mixer vehicles are a five-axle configuration, outfitted with an 11-cubic yard McNeilus drum and Bridgemaster tag axle. Each of the trucks features a 60 Diesel Gallon Equivalent (DGE) fuel tank, an automatic transmission, an anti-roll stability system, and wireless mixer controls.

Engineered with both the operator and the service team in mind, the McNeilus NGEN CNG system is designed for the rugged ready-mix concrete environment. The plumbing system is built with CNC-formed high-pressure lines, compression fittings, and fewer connection points to deliver more consistent and reliable fuel flow.

The lightweight, natural gas vehicle (NGV) Type 4 tanks and long-lasting fuel storage pods feature all-aluminum tank covers. The fuel control module is designed for either fast-filling or time-filling to fit customer preferences.

Argos USA employs over 2,300 people at its offices and 238 concrete plant locations, three cement plants and grinding stations, and 10 cement terminals. These facilities are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Florida, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas and Virginia.

About Argos

Cementos Argos S.A. (OTCMKTS: CMTOY US and CMTRY US), member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index, is a Colombia-based company engaged in the production of cement, aggregates and concrete products. The company operates cement and concrete production plants located throughout Colombia, Central America, the Caribbean and the United States. The Argos USA operation currently includes 238 ready mix plants, two cement plants, one grinding facility, and ten cement terminals, located throughout Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Florida, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas and Virginia. For more information, visit argos.co or argos-us.com.

About McNeilus

McNeilus Companies, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation [NYSE: OSK] company, is a leading manufacturer of refuse truck bodies, concrete mixers and batch plants. With an extensive network of factory owned service and support centers, McNeilus provides their customers with superior aftermarket support. For more information about McNeilus, visit mcneiluscompanies.com.

About Oshkosh Corporation

Oshkosh Corporation is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of a broad range of specialty access equipment, commercial, fire & emergency and military vehicles and vehicle bodies. Oshkosh Corporation manufactures, distributes and services products under the brands of Oshkosh®, JLG®, Pierce®, McNeilus®, Jerr-Dan®, Frontline™, CON-E-CO®, London® and IMT®. Oshkosh products are valued worldwide in businesses where high quality, superior performance, rugged reliability and long-term value are paramount. For more information, log on to oshkoshcorporation.com.

®, TM All brand names referred to in this news release are trademarks of Oshkosh Corporation or its subsidiary companies.

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McNeilus Debuts New Next Generation Mixer Drum at CONAGG – CON/EXPO

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The new McNeilus® next generation mixer drum provides a wide range of customer benefits – including increased capacity, a lower center of gravity, and more efficient mixing.

Innovative mixer drum design increases capacity and lowers center of gravity.

DODGE CENTER, Minn. (March 4, 2014) – McNeilus Companies, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, today introduced the new McNeilus next generation mixer drum at booth #60716 in the South Hall at CONAGG – CON/EXPO in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Engineered with input from ready-mix producers from across the country, the new McNeilus next generation mixer drum provides a wide range of customer benefits – including increased capacity, a lower center of gravity, and more efficient mixing.

“The McNeilus next generation mixer drum represents a significant advance in productivity for ready-mix producers, large and small,” said Brad Nelson, Oshkosh Corporation senior vice president and president of the Commercial business segment. “Engineered with extensive input from customers, its innovative design and unique features enable it to carry additional payload, mix more efficiently, and deliver excellent bottom-line results.”

The new McNeilus next generation mixer drum features a patent pending drum design that moves the center of gravity down and forward to enhance capacity without increasing wheelbase. The more spherical shape enables more efficient mixing. Plus, the optional drumhead impeller minimizes hydraulic drag and helps the mixing cycle.

About McNeilus

McNeilus Companies, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation [NYSE: OSK] company, is a leading manufacturer of concrete mixers, batch plants and refuse truck bodies. With an extensive network of factory owned service and support centers, McNeilus provides their customers with superior aftermarket support. For more information about McNeilus, visit mcneiluscompanies.com.

About Oshkosh Corporation

Oshkosh Corporation is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of a broad range of specialty access equipment, commercial, fire & emergency and military vehicles and vehicle bodies. Oshkosh Corporation manufactures, distributes and services products under the brands of Oshkosh®, JLG®, Pierce®, McNeilus®, Jerr-Dan®, Frontline™, CON-E-CO®, London® and IMT®. Oshkosh products are valued worldwide in businesses where high quality, superior performance, rugged reliability and long-term value are paramount. For more information, please visit to oshkoshcorporation.com.

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