HOLDEN, LA –September 10, 2019 – Ferrara, a subsidiary of REV Group (NYSE: REVG) and an industry-leading manufacturer of fire apparatus, has announced the addition of Dan Van Alten as Director of Engineering.
With more than 30 years of experience in the fire industry, Dan brings solid knowledge and previous experience with Ferrara. Dan earned an Engineering degree from the University of Michigan.
He was formerly the original lead engineer for the design and build of the InfernoTM chassis with Ferrara. As the new Director of Engineering for Ferrara, Dan will lead Ferrara in finding customer solutions and continuing to provide the highest quality apparatus to firefighters.
“The addition of Dan as Director of our Engineering team is valuable to our team and customers to provide the high quality service and solutions.” said Bert McCutcheon, Vice President for Ferrara.
Ferrara is a part of REV Group (NYSE: REVG), a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of specialty vehicles and related aftermarket parts and services. Ferrara builds custom heavy duty fire apparatus for municipal and industrial fire departments. Located in Holden, Louisiana, Ferrara is focused on protecting firefighting personnel with a custom chassis line and extruded aluminum body that exceeds NFPA and industry safety requirements. With over 6,000 trucks in service worldwide, Ferrara continues to push performance standards by delivering custom engineered fire trucks that provide maximum response capabilities.