Trailers

Transportation Industry Products

Rear Air Suspension has 10,000 lb rated capacity.

September 27, 2016

Designed and manufactured for cut away bus and specialty vehicle market, 10,000 lb capacity COMFORT AIR is configured to improve driver feel and predictable handling when performing maneuvers. Air springs and shock absorbers work together to adjust to changing road conditions and promote passenger comfort. Also included, kneeling function enables bus to lower 3.5 in. to aid passenger entry and egress. COMFORT AIR is standard rear suspension for ARBOC's The Spirit of Mobility low-floor bus. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Quantum Fuel Systems Receives Department of Transportation Special Permit on VP-650(TM) Virtual Pipeline Trailer with Highest Available CNG Capacity – Approximately 650,000 Standard Cubic Feet

September 19, 2016

LAKE FOREST, Calif. - Quantum Fuel Systems, an industry leader in CNG (compressed natural gas) fuel systems for the automotive and heavy-duty industry, announced today that it has received a special permit from Department of Transportation (DOT) for its new VP-650™ virtual pipeline trailer which will have the highest capacity available in the industry at approximately 650,000 Standard Cubic... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Industrial Trailers offer 20,000-40,000 lb load capacity.

September 7, 2016

Pre-engineered for quick turnaround, Hercules Industrial Trailers come in 10 standard deck sizes ranging from 4 x 8 ft to 5 x 24 ft. Series is grouped in 20, 25, 30, 35, and 40 K load capacities designed for severe loading and power towing conditions. Fifth wheel steering consists of ¾ in. steel plates sandwiching 24 in. diameter anti-friction disc rotating on 2 in. kingpin. Press-on polyurethane wheels range from 14 in. diameter on 20 K load trailers to 22 in. on 40K load trailers. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

Durable Truck Suspension/Steer Axle conserves weight and fuel.

August 24, 2016

As available option for Peterbilt 579 and 567 set forward axle models, SOFTEK® NXT integrated monoleaf suspension and steer axle system combines STEERTEK NXT axle and monoleaf spring technology with integrated clamp group design. Design conserves weight, promotes ride quality and durability, and facilitates maintenance. Axle, with 2-piece knuckle assembly, also includes double lip seal. Available in 12,500 lb capacity rating, system is approved for on-highway applications. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Enclosed Aluminum Car Trailer provides 365-degree access.

May 23, 2016

Utilizing hydraulic power to raise and lower front of trailer to preferred height/angle, Low Profile Power Tilt Trailer enables low profile cars to drive directly into trailer without damaging front lip of vehicle. Once vehicle is in trailer, wireless or manual switch can be used to lower trailer back to level position. Custom-built trailer has interior allowance of 20 ft x 94 in. with 64 in. height. Empty weight of trailer, including winch, spare tire, battery, and toolbox is just 2,925 lb. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products, Transportation Industry Products

Trailer Hitch Mount attaches umbrella to trucks.

March 28, 2016

Designed to fit standard 2 in. hitch receiver on back of truck, SHAX® 6193 Umbrella Trailer Hitch Mount holds SHAX® 6100 Umbrella in place, providing shade anywhere. Portable accessory uses thumbscrews to secure durable, rust-resistant steel pole. Used together, umbrella and hitch mount protect workers from harmful UV rays at outdoor worksites such as highways, construction sites, and farms. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Spider Systems Group Provides Expert Access Solution at Columbia University Medical Center, New York

February 12, 2016

Seattle – Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, provided a complex access solution for the challenging façade installation on Columbia University Medical Center’s (CUMC) new, 14-story art education center in Washington Heights, New York. The unique architectural design of the building consisted of irregularly stacked glass panels supported by delicate glass fins on the south end, and an... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Light Duty Trailers transport loads up to 1,000 lb.

February 1, 2016

Designed to work with Cushman Tuggers™ and other low-speed electric, diesel, or gas powered industrial vehicles, Light Duty Trailers integrate seamlessly into Precision Track Quad Steer Trailers. Decks are constructed of 14-gauge steel with powder coat finish. Preconfigured trailers come in 2 sizes with 2 wheel options and 2 hitch systems to choose from. True tracking allows trailers to wrap around corners in small footprint with virtually no drift, enabling use in tight warehouse spaces. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Polar Tank Trailer Introduces Stainless Steel Hangers on Hendrickson INTRAAX Suspension

November 18, 2015

HOUSTON, -- At this week's National Tank Truck Carriers' Tank Truck Week event, Polar Tank Trailer unveiled its new stainless steel suspension product enhancements, developed in partnership with Hendrickson. Featuring stainless steel suspension hangers and airbag top plates, the high-strength system extends component life, reduces maintenance by eliminating corrosion in hard to reach... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Adaptive Suspension System from Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies Keep Tractors Comfortable and Flexible

August 3, 2015

Convenience at the push of a button Plymouth, Mich. – Farmers and other workers often spend hours at a time driving in their tractors, so physical comfort is a priority. Because the front axles of tractors are subject to highly variable loads, the hydropneumatic systems used in suspension systems are adjusted to fixed spring rate characteristics. Now, Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

EMX To Offer Lease And Rental Options For Remote Mobile Surveillance Trailers

July 2, 2015

EMX International of Melbourne Florida has announced plans to offer leasing and rental options for its mobile surveillance platform, the Industrial Surveillance Trailer (IST). First introduced in 2013, IST is a commercial version of the popular EMX Remote Mobile Surveillance System (RMSS) military trailer platform. IST shares  many common features with the RMSS trailer system including: rugged... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Scissor Step targets towables and fifth wheels.

May 20, 2015

Rated up to 375 lb when used with GlowGuide handrail, GlowStep Revolution eliminates diving board feeling when walking down factory step that does not reach ground. Product features 8 in. step depth for RVIA OEM compliance, and All Terrain Landing Gear, which provides set of leveling feet that can be adjusted through push button mechanism on uneven terrain. Designed to bolt to where factory step would be housed, GlowStep folds up for storage and locks into place. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

Close to the Customer: ContiTech Presents Sustainable Railway Engineering Solutions at Eurasia Rail

March 10, 2015

ContiTech is a competent contact on site / Worldwide dealer network provides outstanding service / Innovative product line for all types of rail vehicles Whether local or high-speed, rail travel is on the fast track in Turkey. Under the motto "Engineering Next Level," ContiTech has its sights on the expanding needs of this growth market. And it's not just about components and... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Mobile Trailer provides emergency communications and more.

February 16, 2015

Able to be completely deployed at any disaster scene or remote location in <10 min by one untrained operator, ECT-10 Emergency Communications Trailer provides Public Safety Agencies and First Responders broadband voice, video, and data services along with site power, scene lighting, and surveillance. This trailer weighs in at <3,500 lb and can be towed by any ½ ton pickup truck. Stabilizer jacks for each corner enable use despite uneven terrain. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Transportation Industry Products

Torklift International Challenges People to Try the StableLoad

January 9, 2015

Reactions caught on camera SUMNER, Wash., — Torklift International starts 2015 with the StableLoad Challenge to feature actual customer's reactions while they try the suspension stabilizer. At least once a week Torklift International features different people who tried the StableLoad and their video reaction when they drive a loaded truck with and without StableLoads. See the blog... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Suspension System features air disc brakes.

November 3, 2014

Incorporating quick-change ride height system, SL13K-1190 Tru-Track Alumilite is suited for dump, mixer, refuse, and heavy haul applications. Steerable suspension system with air disc brakes provides sufficient clearance for fast installation, proper torqued fasteners, and ability to maintain track. With compact mounting design, Super Short Rail version is available for when space requirements become critical. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Hendrickson Unveils Broadened Range of Suspension Systems for Global Markets

October 6, 2014

IAA 2014 — Hendrickson will show a mix of new and proven technologies that meet the diverse requirements of truck manufacturers, fleets and operators in developed and developing markets worldwide A new global version of Hendrickson’s proven HAULMAAX™ heavy-duty rear elastomeric suspension system leads the range of suspension technologies for global markets that will be displayed by... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Rear Suspension System features 21 ton capacity.

October 6, 2014

Intended for applications where light weight, durability, and driver comfort are essential, HAULMAAX® System utilizes elastomeric bolster springs and progressive load spring (PLS) that work in synergy to optimize ride quality when truck is empty. As payload increases, PLS further engages and functions together with bolster springs as they compress to provide additional stability. Elastomeric spring design also protects chassis, cargo, and body equipment from excessive vibration and road shock. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Heavy-Duty Trailer can transport motorcycles, ATVs, lawnmowers.

September 9, 2014

Built for durability and to carry up to 1 ton of cargo, Cruiser Caddie ST features 4 x 8 ft bed that tilts to ground to facilitate loading/unloading. Tie-down and hook up enables secure towing, while low-profile design decreases wind resistance and promotes fuel-efficiency. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Materials & Material Processing, Transportation Industry Products

Rear Rubber Suspension offers increased ride quality, stability.

August 7, 2014

HAULMAAX® vocational rear suspension system is available with Progressive Load Spring (PLS). Working in concert with bolster springs in Vari-Rate™ Spring system, elastomeric spring optimizes ride quality in loaded and unloaded conditions. As payload increases, spring further engages and functions together with rubber bolster springs to provide additional stability. Constant engagement also eliminates need for shim adjustments for most applications. Read More