Statement From Senator Yudichak on the Acquisition of Kovatch Mobile Equipment Corporation by REV Group

Harrisburg, April 11, 2016 − Senator John Yudichak (D-Luzerne/Carbon) issued the following the statement after learning of the pending acquisition of Kovatch Mobile Equipment Corporation by REV Group, Inc.

“I want to extend a warm Carbon County welcome to REV Group, Inc. an industry leading specialty manufacturer, who is acquiring the Kovatch Mobile Equipment Corporation,” said Senator John Yudichak.

“Sonny Kovatch and the Kovatch family built a remarkable company from the ground up, and with REV Group’s decision to retain its primary operations in Nesquehoning, the legacy of highly-skilled manufacturing in Carbon County will continue for years to come.”

“REV Group, a $2 billion privately-owned company, is a proven job creator and their expansion into Carbon County will certainly add great value to the manufacturing landscape in Pennsylvania,” said Senator John Yudichak.