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From hands-on training to video-based learning: Keeping truck technicians trained

Hendrickson’s service philosophy on how to teach the next generation of technicians.

Great Dane names new EVP of manufacturing

The new hire is tasked with improving manufacturing efficiency and sustainability.

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FTR: Trailer orders rose in December

However, order activity in December 2023 was 59% below December 2022.

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ACT Research: Trailer industry concerns shift toward demand

ACT says that November orders, despite the lower numbers, continued to show relatively healthy bookings.

Safe Fleet expands its safety-as-a-service network in Louisville, OH

Safe Fleet, a supplier of fleet vehicle safety solutions, recently expanded its Commercial Vehicle division’s Safety-As-A-Service (SAAS) network, with a facility in Louisville, OH. This new location will support Safe Fleet’s tarping business and will service Northeast Ohio dump truck and trailer manufacturers. For the time being, it will specialize in solutions from its family

Keep your trailers in great shape in winter

There are two main areas of concern for trailers in the winter: keeping the trailer clean of deicers and other debris, and keeping moisture out of the trailer itself.

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Truck Component Trend of the Year

We have the sense that this trend is definitely growing across nearly all equipment segments.

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Monday Trailers & Equipment joins Power Heavy Duty network

Headquartered in Strafford, Missouri, the company says it has steadily expanded its suite of services, while keeping a strong focus on “all things trailer.”

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Trailer orders drop significantly in November

Orders were down 38% month-over-month, and 45% versus November 2022.

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Great Dane recognizes top suppliers

The Supplier Awards recognize excellence in categories including flatbed, refrigerated, large and small suppliers.

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Trailer orders remain strong, ACT reports

October net orders, at 35,300 units, were 26% higher year-over-year, and 4,000 units more than were booked in September.

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FTR: Trailer orders reach highest point of 2023

Orders were at their highest level since December 2022.

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