TITLE

It happened this month

AUTHOR(S)
Weber, Rick
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Trailer / Body Builders;Nov2009, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the evolution of truck body and equipment from 1959 to 1999. In November 1959, Goodling Equipment Co. conceived the idea of the Swap Body. In November 1969, Trailco-Greenville opened a plant on the Mississippi River levee. In November 1979, a line of van trailers which aimed to conserve fuel was introduced by the Trailer Division of The Budd Co.
ACCESSION #
45830730

 

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