For nearly 70 years, Equipment Service of Hartford, Connecticut, has provided snowplow truck upfitting and truck repair services for customers in Connecticut, western Massachusetts and parts of Rhode Island....More
Paragon Tank Truck Equipment has developed a compact chemical unloading system designed for use on tank trucks—the HydraCHEM integrated system, which occupies just 25 inches on the frame rail and weighs about 400 pounds....More
Two- and three-axle Kögel tipper trailers with a 24 m³ loading volume can now be provided with all the available wall and tipper body strength options and also as fully insulated asphalt tipper trailers....More
The U.S. economy registered a surprising 3.9% GDP growth in Q2 after eking out just a 0.6% gain in Q1. Of course the extreme winter weather (for the second consecutive year) tanked Q1. I did not think there would be a strong snapback in Q2 based on the manufacturing data I analyzed. However, there...More
When gas prices fell dramatically last fall, I enthusiastically predicted it would be a big boost to the economy with more than $70 billion, yeah $70 BILLION, in added consumer spending flowing into the system. And I even thought......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.