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October 4, 2011                                          FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

WHECO announces agreement with Manitowoc Crane Group

WHECO Corp. has signed a agreement to become a Manitowoc authorized repair facility for structural repairs for all Manitowoc crane products. “We can now offer factory approved structural repair services for Manitowoc and Grove cranes” said Ron Williams, CEO of WHECO.  “WHECO was selected because we have the knowledge, experience, facilities and trained technicians to perform these types of repairs.

“Having the approval to do this type of work will provide greater value to Manitowoc and Grove crane owners,” Williams said. “We look forward to working closely with Manitowoc customers. Manitowoc is taking a very forward-thinking position that recognizes the necessity for specialized services and the quality and value that it can bring to their customers.

About WHECO:

WHECO Corporation is privately held company with facilities located in Richland and Seattle, WA, Santa Fe Springs, CA, Aiken, SC, Houston, TX and Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands.  For more information, or to request a call or quote, visit us at