OSHKOSH, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Oshkosh Corporation (OSK) a leading designer and manufacturer of specialty vehicles and vehicle bodies, released its fifth annual Sustainability Report, demonstrating how the Company continues to make a difference in the communities where its team members live and work. The report also highlights how the Company has enhanced operations, processes and grown sustainability initiatives.
“In the Oshkosh Corporation family, sustainability continues to be a core focus area in our manufacturing operations, design processes, community engagement activities and strategic goals,” said Wilson R. Jones, Oshkosh Corporation president and chief executive officer. “It’s part of our Oshkosh Corporation culture that builds on the efforts of our 15,000 team members around the world.”
Oshkosh Corporation views sustainability from a holistic perspective and continues to make strides toward sustainability excellence. Highlights include the following:
- Reducing waste to landfill by 64% since fiscal 2012
- Team members volunteering more than 7,400 hours in their communities including 2,100 hours in its first annual “Good to Give Back Week,” initiated by its Access Equipment Segment
- Being named one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies for the third consecutive year.
Oshkosh Corporation’s fiscal 2017 achievements also resulted in being named an “Industry Mover” in RobecoSam’s Sustainability Yearbook 2018. To learn more, and access the fiscal 2017 report, visit: http://www.sustainability.oshkoshcorp.com/en/view-report.
About Oshkosh Corporation
Founded in 1917, Oshkosh Corporation is more than 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. 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: www.oshkoshcorporation.com.