Company Capabilities

Mission Statement

FWD Seagrave’s Mission is to provide highly engineered heavy duty vehicles, trailers and other products with superior lifetime value for our customers by concentrating on innovation, continuous process improvements and people development.

Seagrave Building in Clintonville Wisconsin

FWD Seagrave Motto: “Do It Right the First Time”

FWD Seagrave is engaged in manufacturing of medium and heavy duty trucks, a leader in “Firefighting and Rescue Equipment”. FWD’s strategy from inception focuses on a full-service manufacturing capability with innovative designs leading to final product. These full-service manufacturing capabilities include fully committed and dedicated resources for complete product functionality.

Products & Services:

  • Medium & Heavy Equipment – Fire & Rescue Equipment, Chassis & Cab, Trailers, Spare Parts
  • Engineering with Full Technical Service from Design Ownership to Field Service Support
  • NAICS Primary Code: 336120 (See CCR Cage Code: 23382 For NAICS Secondary Codes)


  • FWD Recognized as the Designer and Developer of the “Four-Wheel-Drive” Off-Road System
  • Engineering – R&D, CAE Design, 3D Modeling, FEA, Simulation & Modeling, Validation & Verification
  • ISO 9001:2008 Tailored Quality Management System (Documented Product Traceability)
  • Standard Computerized Manufacturing System (Material & Labor Tracking)
  • Complaint with Industry Standards (AWS/ASTM/ASME/DOT/FAMA/FMCSR/FMVSS/NFPA/SAE)


  • Located on 60 Acres with 500,000 Square Feet of Dedicated Manufacturing and Support Services
  • Full-Service Manufacturing (Material Control/Processing/Staging/Finished Products)
  • Fabrication/Machining/Welding/Mechanical Assembly/Painting/Inspection/Testing/Packaging/Shipping


  • State-of-the-art-Technology (Fabrication/Welding/Mechanical Assembly/Painting/Testing)
  • Preventative & Planned Service Program

Supplier Base:

  • Established Pre-Qualified Supplier Base with 50% in the State of Wisconsin & 50 % Domestic

Staff & Management:

  • Stable Workforce with Average Tenure of 20 Years (Increased Labor Demands – Readily Available)
  • Skills, Knowledge & Abilities (Weld, Painting, Mechanical Assemblers, Machinists, Technicians)


  • Municipal Governments – Fire & Rescue Equipment & Apparatus (Aerial Ladder Trucks, Aerial Platform Trucks, Aerial Quint Trucks, Rescue Trucks, Hazardous-Material Trucks, Pumper Trucks), Snow Removal Trucks, Chassis Trucks, Telescopic Boom Platforms & Truck Cabs (Transportation Equipment)
  • DOD Agencies – Tactical Trucks, Truck Chassis , Missile Transporter, Mine-Resistant-Ambush-Protected (MRAP) Trucks, Aircraft-Rescue-Fire-Fighting (ARFF) (Military Tactical Vehicles), Spare Parts Support

To learn more about our capabilities and resources to assist your agency, please call Dale Nadeau, Director of Government Programs (715) 823-2141 Ext.1209 dale.nadeau[at]seagrave[dot]com

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