Lafayette-based Wabash National Corp. (NYSE: WNC) is set to be featured Thursday on national television. An episode of the Science Channel's “How It's Made” will demonstrate the manufacturing of the company's Brenner brand tank trailers. April 6, 2015

News Release

LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC), a diversified industrial manufacturer and North America's leading producer of semi-trailers and liquid transportation systems, today announced its Brenner brand tank trailers will be featured in an episode of the How It's Made series on Thursday, April 9 at 9:00 p.m. ET on the Science Channel.

“All of us at Wabash National are excited to see one of our leading brands of tank trailers on the show,” said Dick Giromini, president and chief executive officer of Wabash National. “The Brenner brand has been around for more than 100 years, and now millions of viewers worldwide will get to see how our skilled associates build innovative Brenner transport tanks.”

Wabash National produces an extensive line of Brenner brand aluminum and stainless steel tank trailers to meet a wide array of needs in the chemical and petroleum markets. The segment for How It's Made was filmed at the primary Brenner manufacturing operations in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Brenner brand transport tanks are also produced in Lafayette, Indiana.

The How It's Made series, which has been running since 2001, shows how raw materials are transformed into final products. It airs on the Science Channel in the United States and on the Discovery Channel in Canada; both networks are owned by Discovery Communications, LLC.

Wabash National’s segment, “Chemical Tank Trailers,” previously aired in Canada on March 16.

For more information about Brenner tank trailers, please visit or call (800) 558-9750.

About Wabash National Corporation

Headquartered in Lafayette, Indiana, Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC) is a diversified industrial manufacturer and North America’s leading producer of semi-trailers and liquid transportation systems. Established in 1985, the company specializes in the design and production of dry freight vans, refrigerated vans, platform trailers, liquid tank trailers, intermodal equipment, engineered products and composite products. Its innovative products are sold under the following brand names: Wabash National, Transcraft, Benson, DuraPlate, Walker Transport, Walker Defense Group, Walker Barrier Systems, Walker Engineered Products, Brenner Tank, Beall, Garsite, Progress Tank, TST, Bulk Tank International and Extract Technology. To learn more, visit

Source: Wabash National Corp.

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