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Atlantic Emergency Solutions has opened new service centers located in Salisbury, MD and Charlotte, NC

Pierce Manufacturing’s dealer in the mid-Atlantic, Atlantic Emergency Solutions, will now offer custom fire apparatus service and repair at two new East Coast service center locations.

APPLETON, Wis. (January 28, 2019) – Pierce Manufacturing Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) company, announced today that Atlantic Emergency Solutions has opened new service centers located in Salisbury, Maryland and Charlotte, North Carolina. The new locations will service all makes and models of Pierce® fire apparatus including third party aerial and ladder testing, pump testing, collision, fabrication and paint services, preventative maintenance, and all major and minor repairs. Each location will also be equipped with 24-hour mobile service technicians, available for dispatch when requested. Atlantic Emergency Solutions is the authorized Pierce dealer for Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, North Carolina, Virginia and eastern West Virginia.

“On behalf of Pierce Manufacturing, I commend Atlantic Emergency Solutions for making the ongoing commitment to the men and women in the fire service by expanding its service center reach,” said Jim Johnson, president of Pierce Manufacturing. “As a certified Pierce dealer and a highly regarded emergency equipment provider in North America, Atlantic Emergency Solutions’ expansion will provide critical service resources to allow fire departments to get the highest level of performance out of their apparatus.” 

Atlantic Emergency Solutions is based in Manassas, Virginia and employs more than 250 professionals and master-trained technicians who offer sales support, comprehensive parts and service capabilities, around the clock roadside assistance, and customer training. The new service centers located at 32080 Beaver Run Drive in Salisbury, Maryland and 6809 Statesville Road, in Charlotte, North Carolina, will be equipped with the same resources for routine and emergency service needs.

“At Atlantic Emergency Solutions, we are committed to meeting the unique needs of our customers and beyond pleased to offer that same trusted partnership at our new locations. Closer proximity to the many departments requesting assistance, will allow our team to help reduce the amount of time an apparatus is in repair,” said Will Bascom, Chief Operations Officer, Atlantic Emergency Solutions. “We look forward to building a strong relationship with the Maryland fire service community and continuing to support North Carolina fire departments with the integrity and hard work our talented employees and master trained technicians put forth each day.”

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About Pierce Manufacturing
Pierce Manufacturing Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation [NYSE: OSK] company, is the leading North American manufacturer of custom fire apparatus, including custom and commercial pumpers, aerials, rescue trucks, wildland trucks, minipumpers, elliptical tankers, and homeland security apparatus. In addition, Pierce designs its own foam systems and was the first company to introduce frontal airbags and the Side Roll Protection system to fire apparatus. Pierce markets its products through the industry’s largest and most comprehensive dealer and service network. The company enjoys a nationwide web of dealerships with over 600 certified and factory trained Service Brigade technicians and over 50 service centers. Visit to learn more about Pierce.

About Oshkosh Corporation
Founded in 1917, Oshkosh Corporation is 100 years strong and continues to make a difference in people’s lives. Oshkosh brings together a unique set of integrated capabilities and diverse end markets that, when combined with the Company’s MOVE strategy and positive long-term outlook, illustrate why Oshkosh is a different integrated global industrial.  The Company is a leader in designing, manufacturing and servicing a broad range of access equipment, commercial, fire & emergency, military and specialty vehicles and vehicle bodies under the brands of Oshkosh®, JLG®, Pierce®, McNeilus®, Jerr-Dan®, Frontline™, CON-E-CO®, London® and IMT®.

Today, Oshkosh Corporation is a Fortune 500 Company with manufacturing operations on four continents. Its products are recognized around the world for quality, durability and innovation, and can be found in more than 150 countries around the globe.  As a different integrated global industrial, Oshkosh is committed to making a difference for team members, customers, shareholders, communities and the environment. For more information, please visit

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