MULTIQUIP NAMED WINNER OF 2010 CONTRACTOR’S CHOICE AWARDS

Carson, Calif.,  February 8, 2011 Multiquip Inc. (Multiquip), a diverse manufacturer and supplier of world class quality products and solutions, announced today the company has won two 2010 Contractor’s Choice Awards. Presented annually by Roads & Bridges magazine, the awards showcase 21 categories of the best products and equipment being offered to the marketplace. Only professionals using the products and equipment can cast votes for the winners.

Multiquip received a Silver award in the Work-Zone Safety (Lights) category for their GloBug Lighting Systems, which makes jobs such as nighttime road repairs safer for both workers and motorists. Additionally, Multiquip won a Bronze award in the Concrete Pavers category for their SP706036/Street Pro Road Saw. The unique engineering of this saw greatly reduces operator strain and fatigue, while lessening the chance of back injury.

The Contractor’s Choice Awards were established by Roads & Bridges magazine in 2005 to allow contractor readership to pick the best equipment out on a jobsite. The recipients of the top three votes in each product category receive either a gold, silver or bronze award.

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About Multiquip Inc.

Founded in 1973, Multiquip is one of the largest, most diversified manufacturers and suppliers of world class quality products and solutions for the construction, industrial, telecom, government, non-commercial, entertainment, and oil and gas exploration markets. Multiquip’s comprehensive product portfolio encompasses light to medium construction equipment, power generators and lighting. Servicing customers worldwide, Multiquip distributes its products in more than 70 countries through thousands of authorized distribution partners. For more information, visit www.Multiquip.com.

For more information, please contact:

Stacey Gaswirth/Rebecca Rosfeld

Shelton Group for Multiquip

972-239-5119 x132 / x137

sgaswirth@sheltongroup.com

rrosfeld@sheltongroup.com