Federal Signal Corporation, founded in 1901, is a manufacturer and worldwide supplier of safety, signaling and communications equipment, fire rescue products, street sweeping and vacuum loader vehicles, refuse truck bodies, high-performance water blasting equipment, parking control equipment, carbide and super hard tipped cutting tools, precision metal stamping punches and components for plastic injection molds.
Federal Signal's key strategies are continually and rapidly improve their businesses, to operate businesses with leadership positions in select market niches, acquire, or partner with, companies in related businesses, to maintain its diversification with lower-technology businesses, increase penetration of non U.S. markets and develop a superior work force within a decentralized management framework.
The company is managed on a decentralized basis and comprises the following four major operating groups, environmental products, safety products, tool and fire rescue.
The Environmental Products Group manufactures and markets worldwide a full range of street and parking lot sweeping, industrial vacuuming, municipal catch basin cleaning vehicles, refuse hauling truck bodies and high-performance waterblasting equipment.
The Fire Rescue Group manufactures and markets worldwide a full range of fire apparatus, airport rescue and firefighting trucks, rescue vehicles and aerial access platforms. The Safety Products Group manufactures and markets worldwide a broad range of safety-related products, serving public and industry safety, parking control and hazardous area lighting markets. The Tool Group manufactures a broad range of high precision and consumable tools for metal stamping, metal cutting and plastic injection mold industries serving more than 14,000 industrial customers around the world.
Federal Signal's mission is to be the leading innovator, manufacturer and marketer of selected products and services in diverse worldwide industrial market niches.
Federal Signal CorpPosted on Apr 17, 2006