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Federal Signal Corporation Finishes Strong Year with Q4 Operating Income up 44%

Oak Brook, IL, March 2, 2015 — Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE:FSS), a leader in environmental and safety solutions, today reported results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2014.

Consolidated net sales for the fourth quarter were $264.4 million, up 20% versus the same quarter a year ago. Fourth quarter income from continuing operations was $23.2 million, equal to $0.36 per diluted share, compared to $26.7 million, or $0.42 per share, in the prior-year quarter.

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Federal Signal Corporation Declares Increased Quarterly Cash Dividend

Oak Brook, Illinois, February 20, 2015 – The Board of Directors of Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE: FSS ) declared a dividend of six cents ($0.06) per share on its common stock, which represents a 100% increase from the prior quarter’s dividend. The dividend is payable on March 27, 2015 to holders of record at the close of business on March 9, 2015. 

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Vactor Manufacturing Expands Plant

STREATOR, ILL. (July 22, 2014) — Vactor Manufacturing, the industry leader in sewer and catch basin cleaners, industrial vacuum loaders and vacuum excavators featuring innovative technology and custom configurable designs, today announced the expansion and improvements of the company’s primary manufacturing facility. Staffed by more than 500 employees, the newly enlarged facility covers 245,000 square feet and sits on 21 acres of land in Streator, located about 80 miles southwest of Chicago.

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Guzzler CL Offers New Vane Pump Offload Option

STREATOR, Ill. (July 16, 2014) – Guzzler Manufacturing, the world’s leader in industrial vacuum loaders, today introduced the Guzzler® CL (Classic) industrial vacuum loader with a vane pump offload system option to handle all types of liquid wastes and slurries in such industrial cleaning environments as materials processing plants, foundries, grain elevators, metal mining, steel and pulp and paper mills, railroads and shipyards.

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FS Solutions Opens 11th Location in Williston, N.D.

LEEDS, ALA. (July 8, 2014)Federal Signal Corporation’s (NYSE: FSS) Environmental Solutions Group today announced plans to open a new FS Solutions service center in Williston, N.D., later this month. Located at 305 Energy Street, the new FS Solutions center is part of the group’s expansion of FS Solutions locations and service offerings for industrial, oil and gas, and utility customers in key areas throughout North America.

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Elgin Sweeper Celebrates 100th Anniversary

ELGIN – Half of all new businesses fail in their first five years, according to Forbes.com. Passing that five-year milestone was a long time ago for Elgin Sweeper, which threw a party Saturday to commemorate a century of manufacturing street sweepers In Elgin. "One hundred is a monumental accomplishment," said Mike Higgins, the company's vice president and general manager."We wanted to celebrate with the employees and their families.

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