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AT&S Welcomes Tim Kelley as CFO

Posted on 3/11/2016 by Gwen Brown

American Trailer and Storage (AT&S) welcomes Tim Kelley as Chief Financial Officer responsible for evaluating and overseeing financial and strategic planning. Kelley has been working with AT&S since late 2014 and brings his experience of leading middle-market growth focused companies.

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Hendrickson's Boler Remembered

Posted on 3/9/2016 by Gwen Brown

John M. Boler, Chairman of the Board for Hendrickson, is being remembered. John was 81 away and passed away peacefully on March 4, 2016 surrounded by his family.

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J&J Truck Bodies & Trailers Releases Revolutionary Snow and Ice Removal System

Posted on 3/7/2016 by Gwen Brown

J&J Truck Bodies & Trailers, a leading manufacturer of dump bodies, trailers, oil and gas equipment, and custom transportation solutions, announced completion of a new patent-pending truck body that will revolutionize the way state and municipal government agencies clear snow and ice from roadways.

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ENGS Commercial Finance Launches New State-of-the-art Web Site

Posted on 3/7/2016 by Gwen Brown

ENGS Commercial Finance Co. has launched a new user-friendly and interactive Web site, www.engsfinance.com, that provides an enhanced experience for customers.

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MAXON Announces Grand Opening of Galvanizing Facility

Posted on 3/7/2016 by Gwen Brown

Maxon Lift Corporation, a leading manufacturer of truck and trailer liftgates in North America, officiated the grand opening of its newly built galvanizing facility on Monday, February 22, 2016, with a ribbon cutting ceremony.

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Commercial Trailer Registrations Third Best Since 2000 According to IHS Automotive

Posted on 3/7/2016 by Gwen Brown

New registrations of commercial trailers (24-plus feet) in the U.S. during the 2015 calendar year were 254,700 units, representing the third-highest volume of new trailer registrations since the 2000 calendar year (285,200 units), according to the 2015 Year-end Commercial Vehicles Report now available from IHS Automotive.

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Fruehauf Reunion to Feature Memorabilia, Events

Posted on 3/7/2016 by Gwen Brown

The Detroit Historical Museum is exhibiting a large display of memorabilia from the heyday of Fruehauf Trailer, and a 1916 Fruehauf semi-trailer that was built using the blacksmith tools of that time is on display at the nearby Piquette Street plant where Henry Ford once produced Model T cars.

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Trailer/Body Builders Magazine Releases Annual Trailer Output Report

Posted on 3/7/2016 by Gwen Brown

Trailer/Body Builders’ annual report on truck trailer production, included in the February issue of Trailer/Body Builders, is now available online.

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Kathy Kaslly Fry Appointed New CEO of Desert Trailer Systems

Posted on 3/7/2016 by Gwen Brown

Desert Trailer Systems has announced the appointment of Kathy Kaslly Fry as their new CEO. Fry will assume responsibilities immediately and will oversee all of the sales, rental, service and administrative operations.

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EPA, NHTSA Issue Comment Period for Phase 2 Greenhouse Gas Rule

Posted on 3/7/2016 by Gwen Brown

The EPA and NHTSA are jointly issuing a Notice of Data Availability (NODA) to inform the public that additional data exists in the docket for the “Heavy-Duty Phase 2” rulemaking (Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Fuel Efficiency Standards for Medium- and Heavy-Duty Engines and Vehicles - Phase 2) on which we are specifically requesting comment. Public comments must be received by April 1, 2016 and may be e-mailed to a-and-r-docket@epa.gov, or mail comments to: Air and Radiation Docket and Information Center, Environmental Protection Agency, Mailcode: 28221T, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Washington, DC 20460.

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