Trailers Archives - Page 5 of 28 - Fleet Equipment Magazine
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.

FUCHS Launches RENOLIT CSX AWE 0, a Sustainable Grease for Heavy Duty Truck Trailer Axles

FUCHS Lubricants Co. recently released RENOLIT CSX AWE 0, a calcium sulfonate complex grease for truck trailer axle hubs. When compared to the industry-standard legacy grease in a third-party side-by-side study, RENOLIT CSX AWE 0 exhibits improved low friction performance, lower running temperature, and improved extreme-pressure performance. Using this product, OEMs can expect better protection

Phillips Connect releases Smart Trailer kits

The IoT kits communicate to its Connect1 platform that provides fleet analytics in real time.

Protecting trailer floors protects your bottom line

What trailer maintenance practices can fleets implement into operations to protect their resale value and trailer longevity?

Electrification is impacting transportation refrigeration units

If you’re going to decarbonize your tractors, you have to start looking at reefer units too.

Taking on the tire inflation challenge with inflation technology

When diminishing loads should not mean diminishing tire inflation efficiency.