Trailers en Great Dane makes Microban Antimicrobial Protection Standard in Reefer Liners <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Great Dane&nbsp;and Microban International announced a new partnership that provides Microban antimicrobial product protection exclusively in Great Dane&#39;s Everest reefers. This breakthrough science will be standard in Great Dane&#39;s PunctureGuard and ThermoGuard reefer liners.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trailers News Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:01:00 +0000 60491 at Final Net Trailer Orders Up 20% in February: FTR <div class="node-body article-body"><p>FTR reports final February net trailer orders at 25,800 units, down 21% m/m but up 20% versus a year ago.</p> <p>Even with the drop off from January, trailer orders have maintained some of the momentum of the previous three months.&nbsp; The 2017 February orders were the highest for the month since 2014.&nbsp; Refrigerated van orders stayed at historically high levels and dry van orders were steady this month.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trailers Market Stats News Mon, 20 Mar 2017 18:32:00 +0000 60441 at Preliminary Trailer Orders Up 24% in February: ACT <div class="node-body article-body"><p>ACT has made a preliminary estimate of 26,400 net trailer orders for February, a 24% increase over the same month a year ago and 20% decline from January.</p> <p>Final February volumes will be available later this month.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trailers Market Stats News Thu, 16 Mar 2017 18:25:00 +0000 60391 at Photos: TTMA conventions, late 2000s <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p><span style="font-size: 13px;">In celebration of TTMA&rsquo;s 75</span><sup>th</sup><span style="font-size: 13px;">&nbsp;anniversary, Trailer/Body Builders is having a &ldquo;reminiscing&rdquo; photo gallery. New &ldquo;old&rdquo; pictures of past&nbsp;</span>TTMA<span style="font-size: 13px;">&nbsp;conventions will be posted. Join us down memory lane as new pictures will be added in future weeks.</span></p> </div> Trailers Wed, 15 Mar 2017 20:14:00 +0000 59961 at Wabash National’s Cadiz Operation Achieves ISO 9001:2015 <div class="node-body article-body"><p style="margin-left:3.75pt;"><a href="">Wabash National Corporation</a>&nbsp;(NYSE: WNC) has received certification renewal from ISO 9001:2008 to ISO 9001:2015 at its Cadiz, Kentucky, operation, which manufactures <a href="">Transcraft</a> and <a href="">Benson</a> brand flatbed and drop deck trailers.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trailers News Wed, 15 Mar 2017 17:04:00 +0000 60371 at The tangled web of cyber-crime <div class="field-deck"> Computer experts dive into the dangers that can befall businesses that are not being proactive about protection </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Brian Hill and Mark Lanterman of Computer Forensic Services (CFS) provided realistic advice for cyber protection as they discussed recent high-profile cyber-crime events</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trailers Truck Bodies Trailer Dealers Distributors, Upfitters Mon, 06 Mar 2017 21:07:00 +0000 60101 at Utility Trailer upbeat as 2017 begins <div class="field-deck"> After its second-best year ever, Utility Trailer Mfg remains “fairly optimistic about 2017” </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Utility Trailer Manufacturing’s Craig Bennett discusses reasons for a strong 2016 and expects another one in 2017.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trailer Output Trailers Mon, 06 Mar 2017 18:56:00 +0000 60021 at <p>The 4000AE flatbed, introduced during the second half of 2016, is one of the new products Utility brought to the market last year. The combo trailer saves more than 500 pounds in part by replacing steel crossmembers with a new design that uses 3&rdquo; and 4&rdquo; aluminum crossmembers.</p> Top-25 Trailer Output Build Off 5.2% <div class="field-deck"> Trailer Output Report 2016 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Though not in the record books, 2016 trailer production rolled along impressively. Trailer output decelerated only slightly from 2015’s record pace, plus</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trailer Output Trailers Mon, 06 Mar 2017 18:12:00 +0000 60011 at <p>Refrigerated trailers were one of the industry&rsquo;s bright spots in 2016. Reefers posted gains over 2015, a record year for trailer manufacturing as a whole.</p> Extreme Trailer Holds Open House <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Extreme Trailers Manufacturing<em> </em>recently hosted an open house at its Dover, Ohio, manufacturing operations.</p> <p>Ceremonies and events were kicked off with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Invited guests included city, county and state legislators, and Tuscarawas County leadership groups along with customers, vendors and employees.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trailers News Tue, 28 Feb 2017 14:35:00 +0000 59931 at Bull Run for Wabash National Stock <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Wabash National Corporation&rsquo;s (<a href="">NYSE:WNC</a>) stock surge is due to far more than just a &ldquo;Trump Bump,&rdquo; according to The Motley Fool.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trailers News Tue, 28 Feb 2017 14:09:00 +0000 59911 at