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Trailer/Body Builders magazine—December 2018 issue

Jan. 7, 2019
The December 2018 issue includes coverage of the FABTECH 2018, outlook for 2019, and previews for the upcoming NATM and HDAW conventions.

Highlights from the December 2018 Fabrication issue:

  • FABTECH Report: Punches and presses and 3D printers, robots and lasers and showers of sparks, and thousands of people excited about "what's new and what's next" in manufacturing must be FABTECH.
  • Finding a niche: At Western Truck Fab, success in a highly competitive market means being able to fabricate custom solutions.
  • NATM Preview: The annual convention of the National Association of Trailer Manufacturers is just around the corner. What's in store?

Editorial: 2018’s Big Story: Help Wanted

Cover story: Building trucks, building relationships: Western Truck Fab succeeds with custom products, flexibility


Tremcar's BBQ trailer turns heads at Tank Truck Week

2019 should be a great year for equipment, but no upside, FTR says


NATM 2019 Convention preview

International intros ‘upfit friendly’ CV Series chassis cab

Morgan celebrates opening of Plainfield manufacturing plant

Find articles from other back issues of the magazine in the Issue Archive.

Trailer/Body Builders is the only magazine dedicated to the manufacture, sale, and service of commercial trucks and trailers. Its editorial (which includes ideas for management, production, sales, and marketing) targets upper management of these companies.