Polar rolls out propane tank trailer

Polar rolls out propane tank trailer

Polar Corp. said its NexGen MC-331 highway transport is the first trailer in its product line for the North American propane industry. The new model features a powder-coated barrel, which will deliver up to three times the life of traditional paint.

Polar Corp. has introduced the NexGen MC-331 highway transport, the first trailer in its product line for the North American propane industry. The new model features a powder-coated barrel, which the manufacturer says will deliver up to three times the life of traditional paint, eliminating the need to refurbish and repaint the barrel every three to five years.

The Polar NexGen MC-331 trailer also has all-stainless piping and aluminum or stainless decking and fenders for corrosion protection, and is equipped with all-welded liquid piping, Blackmer or Corken product pumps, Marshall Excelsior valves, and BASE Engineering radio remote shutdown systems.

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