Oshkosh Expansion Adds Jobs in Florida | Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions


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Oshkosh Corp. is expanding Pierce Manufacturing in Bradenton, FL and Frontline Communications in Clearwater, FL . The Wisconsin-based company’s fire and emergency segment will relocate two of its businesses — Medtec Ambulances and Oshkosh Specialty Vehicles — and consolidate them with existing business units in Florida, according to a statement issued by the Economic Development Council of the Manatee Chamber of Commerce. Medtec will be consolidated with Pierce Manufacturing in Bradenton while OSV will merge with Frontline in Clearwater. The expansion involves $5 million in capital improvements and up to 200 new jobs, the statement said. The planned relocations qualify Oshkosh for up to $1.44 million in economic development incentives. Related PostsFlorida Industrial Sites Join Duke Energy’s Site Readiness ProgramGeneral Cable Industries Relocating Operations To Lawrenceburg, KYAluminum Industry Partners With Department Of EnergyLEDIC Realty Company To Locate New National HQ In Memphis

Oshkosh Expansion Adds Jobs in Florida

Oshkosh Corp. is expanding Pierce Manufacturing in Bradenton, FL and Frontline Communications in Clearwater, FL .

The Wisconsin-based company’s fire and emergency segment will relocate two of its businesses — Medtec Ambulances and Oshkosh Specialty Vehicles — and consolidate them with existing business units in Florida, according to a statement issued by the Economic Development Council of the Manatee Chamber of Commerce.

Medtec will be consolidated with Pierce Manufacturing in Bradenton while OSV will merge with Frontline in Clearwater. The expansion involves $5 million in capital improvements and up to 200 new jobs, the statement said.

The planned relocations qualify Oshkosh for up to $1.44 million in economic development incentives.

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