JLG Industries, Inc., along with its parent company, Oshkosh Corporation recently broke ground for a new manufacturing facility in Tianjin, China.

Today's announcement is another step in Oshkosh Corporation's strategic business initiatives to meet the demands of a global economy and the growing demand for aerial work platforms in the Chinese and Asian markets. The new facility will produce JLG access equipment specifically for the Asian market. JLG currently has manufacturing operations in Pennsylvania, Ohio and North Dakota, U.S., and in Maasmechelen, Belgium, Tonneins, France, and Medias, Romania.