Filed Pursuant to Rule 433

Registration Statement No. 333-147371

January 28, 2010


On January 28, 2010, The Manitowoc Company, Inc. disclosed preliminary summary financial information as of and for the three months ended December 31, 2009 as follows:


·                                          Crane segment net sales of $475-$480 million and operating earnings of between $16-$18 million;


·                                          Crane segment backlog of $575 million;


·                                          Foodservice segment net sales of $355-$360 million and operating earnings of between $39-$41 million;


·                                          Consolidated operating earnings of $36-$38 million, which includes depreciation of $20-$22 million and amortization expense of $12-$14 million;


·                                          Cash interest expense of $43-$45 million;


·                                          Cash flow from operations of $160-$165 million;


·                                          Capital expenditures in fourth quarter of 2009 of between $13-$15 million;


·                                          Consolidated total assets of $4.4 billion;


·                                          Total debt reduced to approximately $2.175 billion; and


·                                          Total liquidity of $470 million, consisting of cash of $110 million and $360 million of borrowing capacity under our $400 million revolving credit facility.


The preliminary financial results presented above are subject to the completion of the Company’s financial closing procedures. Those procedures have not been completed. Accordingly, these results may change and those changes may be material.


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