Travis Body & Trailer, Inc. of Houston, Texas, to announced today the appointment of Mastell Brothers Trailer Services, Inc. of Forest Lake, Minnesota, as its newest Independent dealer.
Rick and Troy Mastell started Mastell Brothers on January 1, 1988, solely as a trailer repair shop. Their father, Dave, got them started in the business, working on his rental trailers during the summers in high school. Dave also owned and operated a trailer sales and service company until 1981.
Beside common trailer repair, the Mastell brothers quickly found a proficiency in doing walking floor and open-top conversions. They also install side doors, lift gates, roll tarps and other special trailer modifications.
On Jan. 23, 2004, Mastell Brothers moved into a 20-bay, 25,000-square-foot facility in Forest Lake. Mastell Brothers currently has 25 employees and is continuing to expand. Mastell Brothers will represent Travis in the entire state of Minnesota.