Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company has produced four videos involving individual products and the company’s century-long history.
Product videos include the 4000D-X Composite® dry van and the 3000R reefer. Both the 4000D-X Composite dry van and 3000R reefer product videos have been updated to include more information about Utility’s trailer specifications and manufacturing process....More
The Landoll Corporation Trailer Division has unveiled the “Next Generation Landoll” (NGL)—one of the 400 Series Traveling Axle Trailers that are the first models with the new hydraulic operating systems and the all-new Grote lighting package.
The trailers have increased operational speed and the dynamic lighting package that increases visual awareness and driver safety....More
SAF-Holland has introduced a new choice for mechanical trailer suspensions—a slider that uses composite springs to produce ride quality comparable to that of an air ride, but with reduced weight and maintenance....More
The National Association of Trailer Manufacturers has been closely monitoring and providing comments to the U.S. Department of Commerce as it continues to investigate and determine whether tariffs should be applied to certain tires imported from China. As discussed in presentations at the NATM Convention, the case is one which could have significant financial and logistical impacts on light and medium duty trailer manufacturers. Throughout the process, NATM has maintained that specialty trailer tires should not be subject to the tariffs....More
Transport Canada (TC) and the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) have modified existing importation regulations in order to simplify and streamline the system for both foreign vehicle manufacturers and those Canadian commercial entities wishing to ......More
It’s time to discuss the R-word. The R-word is the economic equivalent of those other “letter defined” words that you cannot say. That’s because talking about the R-word is unpleasant, distasteful, and is not suitable for speculation in esteemed economic circles.
That being said, it’s beginning to feel a little R-wordy. I say feel because you can’t really see an R-word coming, and neither can you hear it. It invades the economy like a bad cold virus. It does its work in secret, much below the radar, until it becomes burdensome to everyone....More
Trailer/Body Builders' Snow and Ice Control Guide is filled vital information about snowplows, spreaders, and scrapers. Each year, we contact manufacturers directly and compile data on truck compatibility—which vehicle models can be equipped with snowplows and which ones cannot.