Trailer Body Builders http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/rss.xml en National Fleet Sales Manager Platform Trailers http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/national-fleet-sales-manager-platform-trailers <div class="node-body page-body">East Manufacturing seeks National Sales Manager for Platform Trailers...</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/national-fleet-sales-manager-platform-trailers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Classifieds Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:35:06 +0000 36931 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Fleetmaster Express Adds 100 Wabash Trailers to Fleet http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailers/fleetmaster-express-adds-100-wabash-trailers-fleet <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Fleetmaster Express has added 100 new Wabash DuraPlate trailers to its current fleet, with plans to purchase another 100 new Wabash by the end of 2014.</p> <p>These additional trailers will allow Fleetmaster to accommodate more freight and service additional customers.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailers/fleetmaster-express-adds-100-wabash-trailers-fleet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailers/fleetmaster-express-adds-100-wabash-trailers-fleet#comments Trailers News Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:34:00 +0000 36921 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Business Expansion Rate Grows in September http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/business-expansion-rate-grows-september <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The October ISA Economic Indicator Report (EIR) from the Industrial Supply Association showed that business expanded at a faster pace in September than in August.</p> <p>&ldquo;The ISA Distributor Index increased from 65.1 in August to 76.8 in September, while the ISA Manufacturer Index improved from 59.0 in August to 60.5 the previous month,&rdquo; said Bryon Shafer, general manager of ASG Industrial and chair of ISA&rsquo;s Strategic Information Committee.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/business-expansion-rate-grows-september" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/business-expansion-rate-grows-september#comments News Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:34:00 +0000 36911 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Reading Truck Body, OEM Systems Partner http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/truck-bodies/reading-truck-body-oem-systems-partner <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Reading Truck Body and OEM Systems have formed a strategic partnership that offers customers a one-stop solution in compressed natural gas (CNG) systems for service trucks and fleets.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/truck-bodies/reading-truck-body-oem-systems-partner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/truck-bodies/reading-truck-body-oem-systems-partner#comments Truck Bodies News Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:29:00 +0000 36901 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Hendrickson’s HVSI Suspension Training Program Set for November http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/hendrickson-s-hvsi-suspension-training-program-set-november <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Hendrickson Vehicle Suspension Institute (HVSI) scheduled its next session of hands-on technical suspension training for the heavy-duty transportation industry. Two separate sessions will be held November 18-20 in Bangor, ME, at Eastern Maine Community College (EMCC).</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/hendrickson-s-hvsi-suspension-training-program-set-november" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/hendrickson-s-hvsi-suspension-training-program-set-november#comments News Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:34:00 +0000 36891 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Antares Releases New Flatbed Trailer http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailers/antares-releases-new-flatbed-trailer <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Antares Equipment, a specialty trailer manufacturer, has introduced a new 48&rsquo; flatbed trailer with a fixed wide-spread air suspension.</p> <p>&ldquo;We&rsquo;re confident that the specialty vocations like steel- and chicken-hauling will appreciate the detailed and integrated quality designed into this new trailer model,&rdquo; said Derrick Dilts, partner-operations. &ldquo;Our goal is to supply to North American customers a lightweight trailer with the lowest possible total cost of ownership and outfitted with smart and long-life design elements and dependable components.&rdquo;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailers/antares-releases-new-flatbed-trailer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailers/antares-releases-new-flatbed-trailer#comments Trailers News Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:33:00 +0000 36881 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Godwin Celebrates North Carolina Manufacturing http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/chassis/godwin-celebrates-north-carolina-manufacturing <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Godwin Manufacturing celebrated Manufacturing Day by hosting an event featuring a recently built North Carolina DOT truck with a Freightliner chassis assembled in North Carolina.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/chassis/godwin-celebrates-north-carolina-manufacturing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/chassis/godwin-celebrates-north-carolina-manufacturing#comments Truck Bodies Truck Equipment Chassis Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:50:00 +0000 36811 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Falling Diesel Price Changes Dynamics with LNG http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/chassis/falling-diesel-price-changes-dynamics-lng <div class="node-body article-body"><p>With <a href="http://fleetowner.com/fuel/rising-us-oil-production-weaker-global-demand-help-push-down-fuel-prices">the price of oil</a> having begun &ldquo;a long, slow trend of decline,&rdquo; fleet owners should carefully analyze whether trucks should be converting to run on <a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/natural-gas-road">liquefied natural gas (LNG)</a> instead of diesel, according to <a href="mailto:jon@jtgabrielsenconsulting.com">Jon T. Gabrielsen</a>, president &amp; CEO of <a href="http://www.jtgabrielsenconsulting.com/">J.T. Gabrielsen Consulting, LLC</a>.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/chassis/falling-diesel-price-changes-dynamics-lng" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/chassis/falling-diesel-price-changes-dynamics-lng#comments Chassis News Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:49:00 +0000 36801 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com EPA’s Rebate Program to Reduce Diesel Emissions from School Buses http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/epa-s-rebate-program-reduce-diesel-emissions-school-buses <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Under the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) National Clean Diesel Rebate program, public and private school bus fleet owners are eligible to apply for funding to replace school buses that have older, dirtier diesel engines, which will reduce diesel emissions and will help improve air quality for Americans.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/epa-s-rebate-program-reduce-diesel-emissions-school-buses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/epa-s-rebate-program-reduce-diesel-emissions-school-buses#comments News Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:47:00 +0000 36791 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com U.S. Public Transit Agencies Buying Into New Clean-Diesel Technology http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/chassis/us-public-transit-agencies-buying-new-clean-diesel-technology <div class="node-body article-body"><p>U.S. transit agencies are adopting clean-diesel technology at a faster percentage than the heavy-duty trucking fleet, according to Ezra Finkin, the Director of Policy for the Diesel Technology Forum.</p> <p>Finkin made his comments at the American Public Transportation Association&rsquo;s (APTA) Expo Bus and Maintenance Technical Session in Houston.</p> <p>Nationally, 44 percent of the diesel transit buses meet or exceed the first EPA clean diesel standard &ndash; Model Year 2007 or newer &ndash; while 33 percent of the U.S. truck fleet meet or exceed the standard.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/chassis/us-public-transit-agencies-buying-new-clean-diesel-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/chassis/us-public-transit-agencies-buying-new-clean-diesel-technology#comments Chassis News Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:45:00 +0000 36781 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Transport Capital Partners, ACT Research Combine on Survey http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/transport-capital-partners-act-research-combine-survey <div class="node-body article-body"><p>ACT Research will contribute its expertise to the quarterly TCP Business Expectations Survey, now in its seventh year, which has given forward-looking guidance from industry leaders through both sides of the economic cycle.</p> <p>ACT Research will bring its data analysis capabilities and extensive knowledge of the commercial vehicle industry and U.S. economics to the new venture. Through this collaborative agreement, TCP and ACT Research hope to further enlighten industry participants about the direction of the American trucking market.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/transport-capital-partners-act-research-combine-survey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/transport-capital-partners-act-research-combine-survey#comments News Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:43:00 +0000 36771 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Inland Kenworth Expands in New Mexico, Canada http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/distributors-upfitters/inland-kenworth-expands-new-mexico-canada <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="http://www.inland-group.com/">Inland Kenworth</a>, which has 22 <a href="http://fleetowner.com/search/results/Kenworth?solrsort=created%20desc?intlink=incontent" target="_blank" title="">Kenworth</a> dealerships throughout British Columbia, the Yukon and the western U.S., has moved into a new facility in Albuquerque, NM, and opened a new parts and service location in Kelowna, BC.</p> <p>The new Albuquerque dealership is located at Interstate 40 and Unser Road, between Exit 153 and 155.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/distributors-upfitters/inland-kenworth-expands-new-mexico-canada" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/distributors-upfitters/inland-kenworth-expands-new-mexico-canada#comments Distributors, Upfitters News Tue, 14 Oct 2014 19:17:00 +0000 36761 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Felling’s Compact Loader Trailer Makes Contractors’ Top 50 New Products http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/new-market/felling-s-compact-loader-trailer-makes-contractors-top-50-new-products <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Felling Trailers&rsquo; redesigned compact loader trailer has been selected as one of the 2014 Contractors&rsquo; Top 50 New Products award winners.</p> <p>This award was compiled based on total reader inquiries from <em>Equipment Today</em> (which reaches 77,000+ construction equipment owners) and user engagement on <a href="http://www.forconstructionpros.com/">ForConstructionPros.com</a> (the construction industry&rsquo;s #1 web portal) over a 12-month period.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/new-market/felling-s-compact-loader-trailer-makes-contractors-top-50-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/new-market/felling-s-compact-loader-trailer-makes-contractors-top-50-new-products#comments New to the Market News Tue, 14 Oct 2014 19:15:00 +0000 36751 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Senior Applications Engineer Needed http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/senior-applications-engineer-needed <div class="node-body page-body">Heritage Truck Equipment is currently hiring for a senior applications engineer in our Akron, OH...</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/senior-applications-engineer-needed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Classifieds Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:38:06 +0000 36741 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Roll Rite Relocates Tarp System Manufacturing to Larger Facility http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/truck-equipment/roll-rite-relocates-tarp-system-manufacturing-larger-facility <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Roll Rite, LLC has relocated headquarters and manufacturing operations to a 68,000-square-foot facility in Gladwin, Michigan.&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&ldquo;Our decision to relocate to a larger facility aligns with Roll Rite&rsquo;s strategic direction to expand our geographic reach and application scope in designing and manufacturing state-of-the-art automated tarp systems for the global heavy duty trucking industry serving the construction, governmental, agriculture, waste &amp; recycling markets,&rdquo; said Roll Rite CEO Brad Templeman.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/truck-equipment/roll-rite-relocates-tarp-system-manufacturing-larger-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/truck-equipment/roll-rite-relocates-tarp-system-manufacturing-larger-facility#comments Truck Equipment News Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:34:00 +0000 36731 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Medium and Heavy Truck Sales Up 22% in September http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/chassis/medium-and-heavy-truck-sales-22-september <div class="field-byline"> By Rick Weber </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Medium and heavy truck sales were up 22% in September over the same period a year ago and down 6% from the previous month, according to figures compiled by <a href="http://wardsauto.com/" target="_blank"><strong>Wards Communications</strong></a>.</p> <p>Dealers sold 57,586 trucks with GVW ratings above 10,000 pounds during the month, up from September 2013 (47,232) and down from August 2014 (61,021).</p> <p>Compared with September 2013, Class 8 trucks were up 25% (20,078, compared to 16,125). Class 7 sales were 5,080, up 40% from 3,638.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/chassis/medium-and-heavy-truck-sales-22-september" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/chassis/medium-and-heavy-truck-sales-22-september#comments Chassis Market Stats News Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:33:00 +0000 36721 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Auto Truck opens ship-through facility http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/auto-truck-opens-ship-through-facility-0 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Auto Truck Group held a grand opening October 9 for its new truck equipment facility in Kansas City, Missouri.</p> <p>The 68,8000-sq-ft building is constructed on a 17-acre site near the plant where Ford Motor Company manufactures the new Transit van and the F 150 pickup.&nbsp; The shop enables Auto Truck technicians to work on more than 100 vehicles at a time.</p> <p>In addition to its high-volume production area, the shop has a separate area capable of upfitting 12 medium and heavy trucks for railroad, utility, and other applications.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/auto-truck-opens-ship-through-facility-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/auto-truck-opens-ship-through-facility-0#comments Distributors, Upfitters News Fri, 10 Oct 2014 18:47:00 +0000 36711 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com AIG Provides Expanded $1 Billion Casualty Limits for Rail Companies http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/aig-provides-expanded-1-billion-casualty-limits-rail-companies <div class="node-body article-body"><p>American International Group, Inc. (AIG) has expanded excess casualty liability limits for Class 1 railroads in the U.S. and Canada to $1 billion per occurrence.&nbsp;</p> <p>This coverage for catastrophe losses would be in excess of $1.5 billion in underlying limits, and is one of the largest capacities offered to the rail industry by a single insurer.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/aig-provides-expanded-1-billion-casualty-limits-rail-companies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/aig-provides-expanded-1-billion-casualty-limits-rail-companies#comments News Fri, 10 Oct 2014 17:17:00 +0000 36691 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Yokohama Relocating U.S. Headquarters to Larger Facility http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/aftermarket-parts/yokohama-relocating-us-headquarters-larger-facility <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Yokohama Tire Corporation (YTC) is relocating its corporate headquarters from Fullerton, California, to nearby Santa Ana to accommodate business growth. The move is expected to take place in November.</p> <p>YTC signed a 10-year lease for its new 57,000-square-foot headquarters at 1 MacArthur Place. The tire maker will occupy two-and-a-half floors at the high-tech, nine-floor office complex building near John Wayne Airport.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/aftermarket-parts/yokohama-relocating-us-headquarters-larger-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/aftermarket-parts/yokohama-relocating-us-headquarters-larger-facility#comments Aftermarket Parts News Fri, 10 Oct 2014 17:15:00 +0000 36681 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Lincoln Electric Acquires Easom Automation Systems http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/lincoln-electric-acquires-easom-automation-systems <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="http://www.lincolnelectric.com/" target="_blank">Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc.</a> (Nasdaq: LECO) has acquired <a href="http://www.easomeng.com/" target="_blank">Easom Automation Systems, Inc.</a>, a privately held integrator and manufacturer of automation and positioning solutions, serving heavy fabrication, aerospace and automotive OEMs and suppliers.<br /> &nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/lincoln-electric-acquires-easom-automation-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/lincoln-electric-acquires-easom-automation-systems#comments Fabrication News Thu, 09 Oct 2014 14:23:00 +0000 36671 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Curry Supply Offering Extended Warranties on Trucks http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/distributors-upfitters/curry-supply-offering-extended-warranties-trucks <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Curry Supply Company, a truck-equipment distributor and manufacturer and dealer of commercial service vehicles, is now offering extended warranties for their new and used commercial service vehicles.</p> <p>Covered component possibilities for medium- through heavy-duty (Class 3 through Class 8) trucks include the engine, transmission, and differential, with optional coverage for turbocharger(s), engine fuel injectors, water pump, fuel pump, diesel particulate filter (DPF), and exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) valve(s).</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/distributors-upfitters/curry-supply-offering-extended-warranties-trucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/distributors-upfitters/curry-supply-offering-extended-warranties-trucks#comments Distributors, Upfitters News Thu, 09 Oct 2014 14:19:00 +0000 36661 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Nudo Products Acquires Prime Panels http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/nudo-products-acquires-prime-panels <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Nudo Products, Inc. has acquired Prime Panels Inc., a manufacturer and distributor of specialized panels for use in agricultural, commercial, industrial and transportation applications.</p> <p>Prime Panels is known for its extensive line of laminates and substrates, which has allowed it to serve the needs of a very diverse customer base. The combined companies will provide the building, signage and transportation industries an unparalleled offering of innovative, high-quality interior and exterior panels.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/nudo-products-acquires-prime-panels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/nudo-products-acquires-prime-panels#comments News Wed, 08 Oct 2014 16:55:00 +0000 36651 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com MGS acquires Maxey Companies http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailers/mgs-acquires-maxey-companies <div class="node-body article-body"><p>MGS Inc. has completed an acquisition of Maxey Companies, located in Fort Collins, Colorado.</p> <p>Maxey Co., in business since 1969, is well known for its sizable retail trailer sales and parts operation along with fleet truck fitting. Maxey is also known for its manufacturing of specialized trailers for both OEMs and public utilities. This acquisition will provide MGS with increased regional manufacturing capacity, allowing the better servicing of national OEM and western Public Utility customers.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailers/mgs-acquires-maxey-companies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailers/mgs-acquires-maxey-companies#comments Trailers News Tue, 07 Oct 2014 16:47:00 +0000 36641 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com NTEA Recognizes 36 New and Requalified MVP Companies http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/ntea-recognizes-36-new-and-requalified-mvp-companies <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The National Truck Equipment Association (NTEA) has recognized 11 organizations that have distinguished themselves as Member Verification Program (MVP) companies during the quarter ending in September. In addition, 25 companies have requalified for the MVP this quarter.</p> <p>Currently, 276 NTEA member companies &mdash; including truck equipment distributors, manufacturers and upfitters &mdash; participate in the program.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/ntea-recognizes-36-new-and-requalified-mvp-companies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/ntea-recognizes-36-new-and-requalified-mvp-companies#comments News Tue, 07 Oct 2014 16:47:00 +0000 36631 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Freight Volumes Growing, but Driver Shortage Looms: ATA http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/freight-volumes-growing-driver-shortage-looms-ata <div class="node-body article-body"><p>American Trucking Associations Chief Economist Bob Costello told the annual ATA Management Conference &amp; Exhibition that freight volumes in the trucking industry continue to grow, but the looming driver shortage could hold back industry growth.&nbsp;</p> <p>&ldquo;Freight volumes are growing nicely on a year-over-year basis for most trucking sectors as economic growth remains solid,&rdquo; Costello said here during a panel discussion titled The Economy and Its Impact on Trucking.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/freight-volumes-growing-driver-shortage-looms-ata" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/freight-volumes-growing-driver-shortage-looms-ata#comments News Tue, 07 Oct 2014 16:46:00 +0000 36621 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Canada Approves ATDynamics TrailerTail Technology to Operate in All Provinces http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailer-components/canada-approves-atdynamics-trailertail-technology-operate-all-provinces <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Canada&rsquo;s Ministers of Transportation and Highway Safety approved an amendment to the Federal/Provincial/Territorial Memorandum of Understanding on Interprovincial Weights and Dimensions (MOU) which will now allow full length, maximum efficiency ATDynamics TrailerTails to operate within all Canadian provinces.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailer-components/canada-approves-atdynamics-trailertail-technology-operate-all-provinces" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailer-components/canada-approves-atdynamics-trailertail-technology-operate-all-provinces#comments Trailer Components News Tue, 07 Oct 2014 16:44:00 +0000 36611 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Daimler Expands Powertrain Portfolio with Addition of Detroit Medium-Duty Engines http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/chassis/daimler-expands-powertrain-portfolio-addition-detroit-medium-duty-engines <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Daimler Trucks North America will offer Detroit medium-duty engines beginning in 2016. &nbsp;The new engines, branded the Detroit DD5 and DD8, will allow DTNA to further expand Detroit engines to its complete product portfolio. &nbsp;&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/chassis/daimler-expands-powertrain-portfolio-addition-detroit-medium-duty-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/chassis/daimler-expands-powertrain-portfolio-addition-detroit-medium-duty-engines#comments Chassis News Tue, 07 Oct 2014 16:44:00 +0000 36601 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Utility Receives Largest Single Trailer Order from Prime Inc. http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailers/utility-receives-largest-single-trailer-order-prime-inc <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Prime Inc.&rsquo;s recent purchase of 2,500 Utility 3000R reefer trailers from <a href="http://www.ozarkutility.com/">Utility Trailer Sales of the Ozarks</a> marks a milestone: Utility Trailer Manufacturing&rsquo;s largest single trailer order in the company&rsquo;s history.</p> <p>Founded in 1970 and based in Springfield, Missouri, Prime is one of the most successful refrigerated, flatbed, and tanker carrier trucking services in North America.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailers/utility-receives-largest-single-trailer-order-prime-inc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailers/utility-receives-largest-single-trailer-order-prime-inc#comments Trailers News Tue, 07 Oct 2014 16:40:00 +0000 36591 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com REGIONAL SALES MANAGER – SOUTHEAST http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/regional-sales-manager-southeast <div class="node-body page-body"><p align="left"><img alt="" src="/site-files/trailer-bodybuilders.com/files/uploads/2014/09/Leyman-Logo-Black.jpg" style="width: 218px; height: 23px; margin: 10px;" /></p> <p align="left">Leyman Lift Gates is looking to add to its National Sales Force. We currently have an open position for a Regional Sales Manager based preferably in Atlanta or Dallas.</p> <p align="left">Leyman is a Lift Gate Manufacturer selling to OEMs and Truck Equipment Dealers. Candidates need to have thorough knowledge of the truck equipment, trailer, and body builders markets in the Southeast area.</p></div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/regional-sales-manager-southeast" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Classifieds Mon, 06 Oct 2014 20:13:55 +0000 36581 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Lone Star Transportation, Daseke Inc. Merge http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/lone-star-transportation-daseke-inc-merge <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Lone Star Transportation is merging with the Daseke family of open-deck/specialty carriers. &nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/lone-star-transportation-daseke-inc-merge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/lone-star-transportation-daseke-inc-merge#comments News Mon, 06 Oct 2014 17:42:00 +0000 36571 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com