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Bruckner’s Truck & Equipment to sell SmithCo side dump trailers

Bruckner’s Truck & Equipment will be an authorized SmithCo dealer in eight states.

Great Dane announces partnership with Slipnot

SLIPNOT products convert metal surfaces into high-friction areas that help eliminate slips and falls.

Carrier Transicold launches new Vector 8400R refrigeration unit

The Vector 8400R delivers efficient refrigeration and freezing performance in a space-saving, thin-profile design.

Phillips Industries announce tractor-trailer connectivity solution

The Phillips EC47 was developed in partnership with O’Neil Components.

How the International SuperTruck 2 makes 16 MPG a reality

A hybrid powertrain and unique trailer powers Internationals’ SuperTruck fuel efficiency.

Current trailer backlog commits industry into 2024

“Fleet commitments improved in July but were still somewhat mixed. Total cancels dropped to 1.7% of backlog, following two months of elevated activity.”

Amerit launches Reefer Tech Academy

This program is designed to equip technicians with the knowledge and experience to understanding of refrigeration systems.

Trail King launches new Composite Grain Hopper trailer to heavy-duty market

The lightweight design is said to provide maximum load hauling capabilities.

IPA updates Alpha Mutt with new technology, built-in battery option

Each unit includes IPA’s patented diagnostic technology for remote-controlled light, air brake and ABS testing.

XL Specialized Trailers launches options for Guardian Trailer

The Guardian trailer is 53 feet long and has a capacity rating of 110,000 pounds in 12 feet concentrated.

Apollo Tires launches 385/55 truck trailer tire offering

The tire has been designed with a reinforced casing and a tread compound to reduce abrasion and heat build-up.

Decarbonizing trailers? New technology couples with sustainability

Lighter-weight builds, improved thermal performance are driving sustainability efforts in the trailer segment.