February 2023

Tremcar Oiho

Tremcar USA to expand Ohio manufacturing footprint

Feb. 14, 2023
The $4 million expansion will more than double production capacity and bring an additional 27 to 30 new jobs to the facility.
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Republican senators seek to overturn new truck emissions standards

Feb. 11, 2023
The resolution, backed by 34 Senate Republicans, challenges the EPAs more stringent regulations on heavy-duty vehicle emissions. The bill's lead sponsor says the rules will just...
MAC Trailer
Newly updated 1000 cube dry bulk pneumatic tank trailer from MAC Trailer

MAC Trailer updates 1000 cube trailer

Feb. 9, 2023
Newly improved dry bulk pneumatic tank trailer features lower overall height, better weight distribution
The Shyft Group
S Hyft Blue Arc
Truck Bodies

The Shyft Group adds Blue Arc EV production capacity

Feb. 8, 2023
With the expansion, upgrades to facilities, and installation of new equipment, Shyft will have the capacity to produce up to 3,000 EVs per year in Charlotte.
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Guardian Trailer (1)

XL Specialized Trailers launches Guardian HDG Trailer

Feb. 3, 2023
The new trailer offers a range of features meant to enhance its durability and versatility while on the road

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Rdm Units
Truck Bodies

Right Lane Industries acquires Rear Discharge Mixer Businesses and London Machinery Inc.

Feb. 2, 2023
Right Land Industries' acquisition will not impact the customer experience at either brand, as the current personnel will not change
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Dd2000 Xlc
Truck Bodies

Link’s extra-wide DD2000-XLC Double-Deck System addresses trend in cremations

Feb. 2, 2023
The updates to the company's double-deck system provide greater transportation versatility with added features for easier loading and unloading with added rollers and movable ...
Ohc Trailers 2

OHC buys Bay Area-based apitong importer

Feb. 2, 2023
"Increased geographical reach for OHC with more product offerings for that part of the U.S. makes this synergy exciting,” says OHC President Lee Robinson Jr.
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Ntea Potential Sales Sixth Edition
Distributors, Upfitters

NTEA releases updated market data tool

Feb. 1, 2023
To help work truck companies evaluate sales potential, the NTEA unveiled the updated version of their industry guide
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Felling X Force Xf 110 3 Hdg

Felling Trailers modifies X-Force hydraulic detachable goosenecks

Feb. 1, 2023
The company's refined trailer design included various modifications to increase production efficiencies, operator safety, and ease of use
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Pj4 5026

ASE Education Foundation enhances partnership with CDK Global

Feb. 1, 2023
With the donation from CDK Global, the nonprofit plans to extend their outreach to younger students and their parents
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MVP Logo
Distributors, Upfitters

NTEA welcomes newest MVP-status companies

Jan. 31, 2023
NTEA’s Member Verification Program (MVP) recognizes eligible companies who have applied and provided documentation that exhibits their quality practices and standards
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Extreme Trailer Service
Trailer Dealers

Pace Transportation Services acquires Extreme Trailer Service

Jan. 30, 2023
The Illinois-based retailer's recent addition expanded its service area into a new state
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Vander Haags Dallas Location
Equipment & Parts

Vander Haag’s Inc. expands with Texas location

The truck, trailer, and off-road equipment and parts distributor has added another retail location to their network
Bend Pak Mobi Evs In Use
Distributors, Upfitters

BendPak unveils new electric vehicle lift lineup

Jan. 30, 2023
BendPak's Mobi-EVS series of vehicle lifts are designed to operate with both electric and traditional powertrains. The series includes a redesigned model and a heavier-load model...
Stoughton Trailers
Just a few of the many UW-Whitewater alumni that work at Stoughton Trailers.

Stoughton, UWW business school partner on supply chain program

Jan. 27, 2023
The $125,000 gift serves to create awareness of local employers while making quality college education more affordable to 50 future employees
Tip Sunswap The Endurance

Trailer lessor to test Sunswap’s solar reefer units

Jan. 26, 2023
TIP Group will offer the UK-based manufacturer’s battery- and solar-power transport refrigeration units to some of Europe’s largest fleets starting this summer.
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1800123 Krone Box Liner Extending Chassis

KBC Logistics expand with new trailers from Krone

Jan. 25, 2023
The West-Yorkshire based trailer distributor delivered 51 new assets to the logistics specialist
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Tml Truck & Trailer Repair
Distributors, Upfitters

FleetPride acquires TML Truck & Trailer Repair

Jan. 24, 2023
The Texas-based parts distributor and service provider recently expanded its portfolio with TML Turck & Trailer Repair's service options
Ftr 1222 Trailers

Trailers order close out 2022 with 'astounding surge'

Jan. 23, 2023
With bookings setting an all-time record in December, and backlogs at their highest level in nearly two years, 2023 is starting on 'solid footing' despite uncertainty over the...
Wabash Steelfloor

Wabash inks steel, aluminum supply deal

Jan. 23, 2023
Ryerson has supplied the trailer manufacturer with steel and aluminum for more than 10 years, and the latest agreement will focus on generating long-term value by optimizing the...
Wil-Ro Inc.
Wil Ro Terra Rover
Truck Bodies

Wil-Ro highlights Q4, year-end achievements

Jan. 19, 2023
In 2022, the company introduced three new products to market, expanded its distributor network nationwide, and launched a new adventure trailer brand
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Work Truck Week 2022 Blue Arc Ev
Distributors, Upfitters

New trucks, EVs, equipment, and more launching at Work Truck Week 2023

Jan. 17, 2023
Work Truck Week is March 7–10, 2023, at Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, where multiple exhibitors and presenters will showcase the results of their work and their expectation...
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Truck Equipment

Stellar Industries transitions to 100% employee-owned company

Jan. 17, 2023
The Iowa-based truck equipment manufacturer recently became an entirely employee-owned company even as it continued to hire new talent
Felling Trailers
Felling Ft 60 4 Lp Hd 230527 Ntu

Felling targets wide equipment loads with Low Pro Heavy Duty series

Jan. 16, 2023
The LP HD design was driven by the needs of wide-set heavy loads; with the flange-out side rail construction it allows for optional outriggers to provide additional support and...
Wabash Jbht

Trailer maker Wabash signs long-term deal with J.B. Hunt

The agreement covers the supply of 15,000 trailers over the next several years to the freight hauler. Wabash in a release did not disclose the actual length of the deal
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Customer Applications Lab

Hobart opens new Customer Experience Center

Jan. 12, 2023
The Ohio-based welding manufacturer's latest addition to their headquarters is meant to help customers improve their quality and productivity
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Con Met Digital Stephens

Stephens Pneumatics adds telematics option

Texas-based manufacturer now offers ConMet Digital’s real-time visibility solution as an option for new-build dry bulk and liquid tank trailers
Rite Hite Fleet Plow
Snow & Ice

Scraper Systems marks 25th anniversary of FleetPlow

Jan. 9, 2023
The product was developed by the terminal manager of one of America’s largest freight companies, who sought alternatives after spending days manually removing the deposits of ...