Washington, D.C.  20549



Current Report


Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):  March 11, 2019


The Manitowoc Company, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)







(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)


(Commission File



(I.R.S. Employer

Identification Number)


11270 West Park Place, Suite 1000, Milwaukee, WI 53224

(Address of principal executive offices including zip code)


((414) 760-4600

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)


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Item 8.01 Other Events.

On March 11, 2019, The Manitowoc Company, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing that it has priced its previously announced offering of $300,000,000 aggregate principal amount of senior secured second lien notes due 2026 (the “Notes”). The offering is expected to close on March 25, 2019, subject to market and other conditions, including the Company entering into a new asset-based revolving credit facility. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 hereto and is incorporated herein by reference.

The information contained in this Current Report on Form 8-K shall not constitute an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy, the Notes or any other securities and shall not constitute an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy, or a sale of, the Notes or any other securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale is unlawful.


Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.















Press Release dated March 11, 2019 announcing the pricing of the Notes








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.















Date: March 11, 2019


/s/ David J. Antoniuk



David J. Antoniuk



Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer