Trailer Dealers http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/taxonomy/term/7351/more en Aurora Parts, Pluss automate parts search process http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/equipment-parts/aurora-parts-pluss-automate-parts-search-process <div class="node-body article-body">Aurora Parts and Accessories and Pluss Corporation are teaming up to provide automation of parts look-up, ordering, availability, and pricing for Aurora Dealers starting in the fourth quarter this year.</div> <p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/equipment-parts/aurora-parts-pluss-automate-parts-search-process" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/equipment-parts/aurora-parts-pluss-automate-parts-search-process#comments Trailer Dealers Equipment & Parts News Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:07:00 +0000 64861 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com CTEA to 'Up the Ante' at 2017 conference http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailers/ctea-ante-2017-conference <div class="node-body article-body">With the theme “Up the Ante: Innovate,” the 2017 Canadian Transportation Equipment Association's Annual Conference and Trade Fair promises to be yet another fantastic opportunity for trailer and vocational truck manufacturers, their dealers, suppliers and service providers to gather and network. </div> <p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailers/ctea-ante-2017-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailers/ctea-ante-2017-conference#comments Trailers Truck Bodies Trailer Dealers News Mon, 18 Sep 2017 11:04:00 +0000 64791 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com EPA takes ‘big first step’ on trailer GHG reconsideration http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailers/epa-takes-big-first-step-trailer-ghg-reconsideration <div class="field-deck"> 2018 Phase 2 implementation schedule still in place, TTMA cautions </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Maybe trailers shouldn’t be considered motor vehicles after all. The federal agencies responsible for implementing the next phase of heavy-duty fuel efficiency standards have decided the industry’s concerns warrant a formal reconsideration of the regulation. TTMA President Jeff Sims called the government’s decision “a big first step towards solving the entire issue.” But he cautions that the looming implementation date—and the associated uncertainty for trailer manufacturers and their customers—remains in place, at least for the time being.</div> <p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailers/epa-takes-big-first-step-trailer-ghg-reconsideration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailers/epa-takes-big-first-step-trailer-ghg-reconsideration#comments Trailers Truck Bodies Trailer Dealers News Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:54:00 +0000 64151 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Sauer retirement: Praise, best wishes for ‘Voice of the Industry’ http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/sauer-retirement-praise-best-wishes-voice-industry <div class="node-body article-body">Bruce Sauer bids final farwell after a 40-year career in the trailer-, truck body-building industry. We’ve collected a few words about Bruce from some folks who have worked with him.</div> <p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/sauer-retirement-praise-best-wishes-voice-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/sauer-retirement-praise-best-wishes-voice-industry#comments Trailers Truck Bodies Trailer Dealers Chassis Equipment & Parts Fabrication News Fri, 04 Aug 2017 18:55:00 +0000 63821 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com <p>With notepad in hand and a camera slung over his shoulder, Bruce Sauer has spent 42 years bringing readers the latest trailer manufacturing processes.</p> It’s time to say goodbye http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/it-s-time-say-goodbye <div class="field-deck"> July 2017 Editorial </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Almost 43 years ago, I pulled up in front of a two-story house in Houston’s most notoriously funky neighborhood. And now it’s over. The fastest 42 years I have ever lived. </div> <p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/it-s-time-say-goodbye" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/it-s-time-say-goodbye#comments Aftermarket Parts Snow & Ice Trailers Truck Bodies Trailer Dealers Truck Equipment Distributors, Upfitters Chassis News Fri, 04 Aug 2017 18:19:00 +0000 63801 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Legislation filed to repeal FET—again http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailer-dealers/legislation-filed-repeal-fet-again <div class="field-byline"> Kevin Jones </div> <div class="field-deck"> Excise tax repeal might not get far without a plan to replace </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Congress is taking yet another swing at repealing the expensive and complicated federal excise tax (FET) on heavy-duty highway vehicles. But while truck, trailer, and equipment manufacturers and dealers, along with their customers, are all for doing away with</div> <p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailer-dealers/legislation-filed-repeal-fet-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailer-dealers/legislation-filed-repeal-fet-again#comments Trailer Dealers Distributors, Upfitters News Fri, 04 Aug 2017 16:39:00 +0000 62831 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Craftsman Utility Trailer opens Davenport, IA facility http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailer-dealers/craftsman-utility-trailer-opens-davenport-ia-facility <div class="node-body article-body">Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company, the industry’s largest manufacturer of refrigerated trailers and a leading manufacturer of dry freight vans, flatbeds, and Tautliner curtainsided trailers has announced that Craftsmen Utility Trailer has completed the development of its new facility in Davenport, IA. </div> <p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailer-dealers/craftsman-utility-trailer-opens-davenport-ia-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailer-dealers/craftsman-utility-trailer-opens-davenport-ia-facility#comments Trailers Trailer Dealers News Tue, 01 Aug 2017 19:44:00 +0000 63701 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Utility Trailer Manufacturing Co. Transwest Trailers partners with Tremcar http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/transwest-trailers-partners-tremcar <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Transwest Trailers, a commercial trailer supplier, announced a new partnership with Tremcar, a leading manufacturer of tank trailers for the North American market. The full Tremcar trailer lineup is now available at all Transwest Trailers dealerships.</p></div> <p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/transwest-trailers-partners-tremcar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/news/transwest-trailers-partners-tremcar#comments Trailers Trailer Dealers News Mon, 17 Jul 2017 17:13:00 +0000 63361 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Great Dane’s Atlanta Branch Moves to New Facility http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailer-dealers/great-dane-s-atlanta-branch-moves-new-facility <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Great Dane&rsquo;s Atlanta, Georgia, branch has relocated to a new facility located at 1637 Forest Parkway, near several major highways.</p> <p>The new 25,000-square-foot facility is significantly larger than its predecessor and features an expanded parts showroom and bigger stock yard. &nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailer-dealers/great-dane-s-atlanta-branch-moves-new-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailer-dealers/great-dane-s-atlanta-branch-moves-new-facility#comments Trailer Dealers News Mon, 12 Jun 2017 17:33:00 +0000 62491 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Travis Adds Florida Utility Trailers to Dealer Network http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailer-dealers/travis-adds-florida-utility-trailers-dealer-network <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Travis Body &amp; Trailer has added Florida Utility Trailers, Inc. to its network in North America.</p> <p>Florida Utility Trailers has been central and south Florida&#39;s complete semi-trailer dealership for 30 years. The company serves customers from its four locations, in Orlando, Lakeland, Tampa and Miami.</p></div> <p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailer-dealers/travis-adds-florida-utility-trailers-dealer-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/trailer-dealers/travis-adds-florida-utility-trailers-dealer-network#comments Trailers Trailer Dealers News Tue, 06 Jun 2017 16:17:00 +0000 62401 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com