About a year ago or so, Direct Trailer closed its doors and ceased all manufacturing operations at its Alabama and Indiana facilities. Not everyone has even heard of this company after ten years of existence, but those who had and those who took a chance on them came away very impressed and remain loyal even […]
Trailer News and Thoughts Archive
News & thoughts from our team and around the interwebs about over-the-road trailers, trailer trends, the transportation outlook, and how to buy both new and used equipment to grow your business. Though we carry all types of trailers, or can find them, our expertise is in tank trailers of all types which is utilized by manufacturers like Tremcar and Troxell from time to time. For your container needs, we can sell or rent a 20-foot, 40-foot for 40-foot high cube in its plain form letting you pick it out at a reasonable price. However, with some of the pioneers of the container modification industry on staff and as supplier, we can modify your container into anything you want and several things you might not have thought of.We share some of those ideas here to start you thinking about the possibilities of what could be.
If you have driven by our Livingston Location recently you may have noticed some new additions to our facility. We are now pleased to offer small and medium-sized trailers from Texas Made Trailers both in person at our Livingston Office and coming soon to Cleveland. These trailers, born and manufactured in nearby Huntsville, are truly […]
If you follow this sort of thing, you may be aware that Tesla, the electric car maker who has come out of nowhere to lead that industry segment, unveiled their new over-the-road truck this week known as the Tesla “Semi”. As no price was announced, and production isn’t slated to start until 2019, you might […]
In a recent blog post, one of our shipping providers Cerasis forecasts a real capacity crunch for customers of yours who are looking to ship with a dwindling amount of space. They attribute the shortage to a variety of causes including anticipated regulatory compliance tightening, increased driver retirement and the implementation of new log books. The role […]