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June 7, 2021



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EV ‘newcomers’ not prepared for CV demands: O’Leary

DTNA chief says 'dabblers' in electric trucks lack the industry-specific experience to meet the customization, complexity demands of body manufacturers, upfitters in building functional commercial vehicles.


Industry Update

Polar Safety

Polar Tank honored for safety

Trailer manufacturer receives 2020 Outstanding Achievement Award in Occupational Safety from Minnesota Safety Council.

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Cargobull Uk

Schmitz Cargobull starts trailer production in the UK

Europe's leading manufacturer of semi-trailers is opening a new 7,500 square meter factory in Manchester with a capacity of 50 units per week, including freepost curtainsiders and box van semi-trailers.

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Metso Truck Body

Americas to get its first Metso Outotec Truck Body in operation

In a really ‘big’ deal, one of the world’s largest copper mines has decided to invest in the truck with a loading capacity of 360 tons.

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Ttma Manfuacturing (13)

Manufacturing remains strong in May: ISM

Supply chain, workforce challenges continue to be issues that limit manufacturing-growth potential, according to latest Report On Business.

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Atrg Wpp

Wind Point acquires American Trailer Rental Group

Private equity firm cites 'attractive industry' with tailwinds driven by increased supply chain complexity, continued growth in logistics outsourcing and e-commerce oriented demand.

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Eroad Screens

EROAD, Phillips Connect partner on trailer asset monitoring

The combined platform is designed to provide true end-to-end visibility and management for today’s data-driven fleets.

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Supplier News

Herringbone gears, which are found in a variety of industrial machinery applications, benefit from the excellent hardness of 4140 low-alloy steel and can be lightweighted using complex lattice designs made possible by additive manufacturing, reducing material cost and reducing wear on external components, such as motors and bearings. This part can be mass produced on the Production System P-50 in quantities up to 200,000 per year with 120 parts nested in each build.

Desktop Metal qualifies 4140 low-alloy steel for additive manufacturing

Considered one of the most versatile low-alloy steels, 4140 is characterized by its toughness, high tensile strength, and abrasion and impact resistance.

Hobart Fab Cor Edge Xp

FabCOR introduces Edge XP metal-Cored wire

The wire is formulated to deliver a balanced arc, along with best-in-class silicon gathering and weld bead contouring, to help improve productivity and reduce costs.


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Trailer/Body Builder magazine - May 2021

The May issue of Trailer/Body Builders delivers a heavy-duty load of tips for spec'ing a traveling axle trailer and much more


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