Fleet Engineers, Inc, was recently recognized by the Michigan Legislature for its 50th year of business as an industry leading manufacturer. A special tribute was presented by Sen. Geoff Hansen, to Fleet Engineers’ CEO, Wes Eklund, during a companywide anniversary celebration held in Muskegon on December 21, 2013. The document was signed by Gov. Rick Snyder, Rep. Marcia Hovey-Wright, as well as, Hansen.
“Fleet Engineers is proud and pleased to have the opportunity to serve its loyal customer base for a 51st year and beyond,” said Eklund. “We look forward to finding new ways to add value to our suite of products and help our customers succeed. Great thanks go to all of our loyal employees and customers that helped us grow along the way. We give thanks, and feel truly blessed by our history and past, and will work and hope that our future can continue to be bright.”
Fleet Engineers, which was founded by Louis Eklund in 1963, has grown from a business once operated from a garage, to a sprawling campus with 4 manufacturing plants. Currently, Fleet Engineers employs approximately 120 workers.
About Fleet Engineers
Fleet Engineers currently manufactures over 1300 truck and trailer products and accessories. In the past few years, the company has focused on developing products that improve fuel efficiency. With new products designed and manufactured to be aerodynamic & lighter weight, AeroFlap® aerodynamic mudflaps, AeroSaver® trailer side skirts, and PolyTrak® polyethylene roll up doors, have been introduced. Fleet Engineers also remains dedicated to producing products made from recycled materials, as well as producing products that are recyclable.