Autocar Mfg Plant, Hagerstown, IN
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member kbarhow
N 39° 54.321 W 085° 09.749
16S E 657071 N 4418868
Quick Description: Autocar truck manufacturing plant. The location specializes in trucks for refuse collection. Previously the location housed The Perfect Circle Piston Ring Co.
Location: Indiana, United States
Date Posted: 12/2/2007 8:00:12 AM
Waymark Code: WM2PM2
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member woolsox
Views: 81

Long Description:
This location produces the Xpeditor refuse truck.

According to their webpage, "Autocar, LLC, headquartered in Hagerstown, Indiana, is a manufacturer and marketer of LCF Class 8 trucks for refuse and waste disposal. The only manufacturer in the industry focused 100% on refuse trucks, Autocar has more than 200 employees and, with steadily increasing annual sales, is gaining market share at a rapid rate. Autocar is a subsidiary of Highland Park, Illinois based Grand Vehicle Works Holdings LLC (GVW)."

Autocar

The plant was previously occupied by the Perfect Circle Piston Ring Company (see nearby waymarks).

Product manufactured here: Xpeditor, a truck used mainly for refuse hauling

Address:
551 South Washington Street
Hagerstown, IN USA
47346


Web Page: [Web Link]

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