It happened this month

Weber, Rick
August 2009
Trailer / Body Builders;Aug2009, Vol. 50 Issue 10, p52
Trade Publication
The article recalls some truck and trailer industry milestones. In August 1969, the Truck Trailer Manufacturers Association (TTMA) commented to the National Highway Safety Bureau that the new underride legislation will limit the operations of several types of vehicles. Chicago Marine Container Inc. opened in August 1979 a highly automated manufacturing plant capable of producing 70 steel containers a week. In August 1999, Oshkosh announced plans to invest more than 8.3 million U.S. dollars to expand its Dodge Center facility in Minnesota.


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