The Manitowoc Company to Present at Bear Stearns Commodities & Capital Goods Conference

MANITOWOC, Wis., Nov. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — The Manitowoc Company, Inc. (NYSE:MTW) today announced that it will participate in the 2nd Annual Bear Stearns Commodities and Capital Goods Conference, which will be held at the Bear Stearns World Headquarters, on November 29 and 30, 2006. Terry D. Growcock, chairman and chief executive officer, and Carl J. Laurino, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will present an update on the company’s strategies, growth initiatives, and financial performance on Wednesday, November 29th at 10:00 a.m., Eastern Time.

A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available through the company’s website at . To access the webcast, investors should go to the Manitowoc website 15 minutes prior to the start of the presentation to download and install any necessary audio software for this event.

About The Manitowoc Company

The Manitowoc Company, Inc. is one of the world’s largest providers of lifting equipment for the global construction industry, including lattice-boom cranes, tower cranes, mobile telescopic cranes, and boom trucks. As a leading manufacturer of ice-cube machines, ice/beverage dispensers, and commercial refrigeration equipment, the company offers the broadest line of cold-focused equipment in the foodservice industry. In addition, the company is a leading provider of shipbuilding, ship repair, and conversion services for government, military, and commercial customers throughout the U.S. maritime industry.