McNeilus Truck & Manufacturing Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company, and Agility Fuel Systems announced at WasteExpo 2016 in Las Vegas that they have formed a strategic alliance to deliver a comprehensive natural gas solution for North American heavy-duty fleets.
"By working together with Agility, we can provide fleets with a broad and differentiated offering of designs and capacities that meets any customer’s needs," says Brad Nelson, Oshkosh Corporation's Senior Vice President and President of the Commercial Business Segment. "Pairing Agility’s design and manufacturing expertise with our extensive installation, parts distribution and service capabilities creates a product and support system for natural gas fleets that is unmatched in the industry."
Agility Fuel Systems, the leading developer and manufacturer of natural gas fuel systems for heavy-duty vehicles in North America, will expand its North American sales and support network with this alliance. "At Agility, we’re committed to providing customers across North America with products and services that best suit their needs," says Kathleen Ligocki, CEO at Agility Fuel Systems. "We’re excited to partner with McNeilus and leverage its nationwide sales force and best-in-class service and support network to provide even more value to our natural gas customers."
McNeilus and Agility will integrate their sales and aftermarket support and distribution networks to further enhance the end-user experience. Customers can have services performed and obtain replacement parts for their natural gas fuel systems through McNeilus’ national network of factory owned branches and service centers. Additionally, Agility’s strategic partnership with Cummins, the leading provider of diesel and natural gas engines to the trucking industry, will provide an optimally integrated engine and fuel system with performance enhancements, diagnostics improvements and telematics services. Ultimately, customers will receive a world class customer experience and benefit from the products and services of all three proven market leaders.