Congratulations to the latest companies earning MVP status


Media Contact:
Summer Marrs
Director of Communications & Public Relations

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. (July 12, 2017) — Because standards don’t raise themselves, NTEA’s Member Verification Program (MVP) acknowledges the companies leading the industry to excellence. Fleet managers, truck dealers and OEMs know truck equipment manufacturers and distributors with MVP status have implemented specific business and quality standards and comply with federal regulations.

New MVP members (as of June 30, 2017)

  • Badger Truck Equipment (West Allis, Wisconsin)
  • Highway Equipment Co. (Cedar Rapids, Iowa)
  • Micro Bird Inc. (Drummondville, Quebec)
  • Royal Truck Body (Carson, California)
  • STE Inc. (Almont, Michigan)


  • Action Fabrication & Truck Equipment Inc. (Tarpon Springs, Florida)
  • Advanced Truck Body & Equipment Co. Inc. (Central Point, Oregon)
  • Alum-Line Inc. (Cresco, Iowa)
  • Auto Truck Group–Aurora (Aurora, Colorado)
  • Auto Truck Group–Bartlett (Bartlett, Illinois)
  • Auto Truck Group–Colorado Springs(Colorado Springs, Colorado)
  • Auto Truck Group–Fort Worth (Fort Worth, Texas)
  • Auto Truck Group–Louisville (Simpsonville, Kentucky)
  • Auto Truck Group–Roanoke (Roanoke, Indiana)
  • Braun Industries Inc. (Van Wert, Ohio)
  • Certified Cirus Control Systems (Minneapolis, Minnesota)
  • Clean Seal Inc. (South Bend, Indiana)
  • Crysteel Mfg. Inc. (Lake Crystal, Minnesota)
  • H&H Sales Co. Inc. (Huntertown, Indiana)
  • Harbor Truck Bodies (Brea, California)
  • Hercules Manufacturing Co. (Henderson, Kentucky)
  • Iowa Mold Tooling Co. Inc. (Garner, Iowa)
  • JC Madigan Inc. (Lancaster, Massachusetts)
  • The Knapheide Manufacturing Company (Quincy, Illinois)
  • Knapheide Truck Equipment Center–Flint (Flint, Michigan)
  • Knapheide Truck Equipment Center–SL (St. Peters, Missouri)
  • Knapheide Truck Equipment Co.–Portland (Troutdale, Oregon)
  • Lang’s Corner Garage Inc. (Rye, New Hampshire)
  • Masterack – A Leggett & Platt Company (Decatur, Georgia)
  • Midway Specialty Vehicles/American Cargo (Elkhart, Indiana)
  • Monroe Truck Equipment Inc. (Monroe, Wisconsin)
  • Northern Truck Equipment Corp. (Sioux, South Dakota)
  • Northland Equipment Co. Inc. (Janesville, Wisconsin)
  • Omaha Standard PALFINGER, A Member of the PALFINGER North America Group (Council Bluffs, Iowa)
  • Pick Up Pals Inc. (Lubbock, Texas)
  • Reading Equipment & Distribution LLC–Louisville (Louisville, Kentucky)
  • Reading Truck Group (Shillington, Pennsylvania)
  • Sabre Equipment Inc. (Coraopolis, Pennsylvania)
  • Stellar Industries (Garner, Iowa)
  • Structural Metal Fabricators Inc. (Palmerton, Pennsylvania)
  • TransitWorks (Richfield, Ohio)
  • Wheeled Coach Industries Inc. (Winter Park, Florida)

Current NTEA Distributor and Manufacturer members are encouraged to apply for MVP status at any time. There is no charge — NTEA underwrites the cost of MVP as part of an ongoing effort to enhance the core competencies of its members. Once qualified, companies receive MVP status for a three-year term. To renew, MVP members must again document compliance, ensuring their ongoing commitment to professionalism, industry knowledge and high performance.

Visit to learn more and apply, or contact NTEA’s Technical Services Department for personalized assistance (800-441-6832 or 

Established in 1964, NTEA – The Association for the Work Truck Industry represents more than 1,950 companies that manufacture, distribute, install, sell and repair commercial trucks, truck bodies, truck equipment, trailers and accessories. Buyers of work trucks and the major commercial truck chassis manufacturers also belong to the Association. NTEA provides in-depth technical information, education, and member programs and services, and produces The Work Truck Show®. The Association maintains its administrative headquarters in suburban Detroit and government relations offices in Washington, DC, and Ottawa, Ontario.

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