Manitowoc Company 8-K 2012
Washington, D.C. 20549
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): January 31, 2012
The Manitowoc Company, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
2400 S. 44th Street, Manitowoc, Wisconsin 54221-0066
(Address of principal executive offices including zip code)
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Conditions
On January 31, 2012, the company issued a press release describing its results of operations for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2011. The press release issued by the Registrant in connection with the announcement is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
99.1 The Manitowoc Company, Inc. press release dated January 31, 2012.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.