EXTON, Pa., Feb 24, 2017—Valor Seating Systems, a superior military-grade first-responder seating system, announces its products and seat configurations are now available on Spartan Emergency Response vehicles. Spartan Emergency Response (“Spartan”) is a business unit of Spartan Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPAR), a global leader in specialty chassis and vehicle design, manufacturing and assembly.
“Valor is a household name among the first-responder community, and for good reason,” said Mike Virnig, Director of Sales at Spartan Motors. “They’ve taken the same inspired designs used in military applications and applied them to the fire apparatus industry, and the result is an increase in safety, durability, comfort and reliability. We are pleased to add the Valor Seating brand to our Spartan Chassis offerings, and we believe the news will be well-received among fire departments around the world.”
Unique to the Valor® product line are many industry firsts in first-responder transportation safety, including:
• VALORTech XD® antimicrobial technology.
• Military grade engineered design.
• Climate controls to aid first responder thermal recovery.
• Magnetic SCBA securement systems.
For more information regarding Valor First Responder Seating Systems go to:
About USSC Group
USSC Group is a world-class design and engineering company focused on providing safety and survivability solutions to the commercial, military and first-responder transportation markets. As a leader in the industry, USSC Group develops the most durable and ergonomically designed seats using innovative technologies to improve safety while reducing day-to-day driver fatigue and stress. The Group consists of different companies broken into 3 segments – seating, fire suppression, and services. USSC Group is a privately held holding company headquartered in Exton, PA, with manufacturing locations in the United States, Sweden, Poland and China.
About Spartan Motors
Spartan Motors, Inc. is a leading designer, engineer, manufacturer and marketer of a broad range of specialty vehicles, specialty chassis, vehicle bodies and parts for the fleet and delivery, recreational vehicle (RV), emergency response, defense forces and contract assembly (light/medium duty truck) markets. The Company's brand names— Spartan Motors, Spartan Specialty Vehicles, Spartan Emergency Response, Spartan Parts and Accessories, and Utilimaster®, a Spartan Motors Company— are known for quality, durability, performance, customer service and first-to-market innovation. The Company employs approximately 1,800 associates, and operates facilities in Michigan, Indiana, Pennsylvania, Kansas, South Dakota, Saltillo, Mexico; and Lima, Peru. Spartan reported sales of $550 million in 2015. Visit Spartan Motors at www.spartanmotors.com.
Learn more at http://spartanmotors.com/ and http://usscgroup.com
Spartan Motors Contact: Samara Hamilton
Corporate Director of Marketing
Valor Contact: Steve Toren
Vice President, USSC Valor Seating