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- AL-KO Kober Corp opens Oregon facility. // Trailer / Body Builders;Apr2010, Vol. 51 Issue 6, p3
The article reports on the launch by AL-KO Kober Corp. of its production facility in Oregon in 2010.
- Al-KO Kober marks 80 years in business. // Trailer / Body Builders;Apr2011, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p12
The article announces the 80th anniversary of AL-KO Kober, a manufacturer of axles, brakes, hubs and drums for the recreational vehicle, cargo and commercial trailer markets.
- AL-KO Kober, Wilson Trailer develop dedicated rubber torsion triple axle system. // Trailer / Body Builders;Sep2011, Vol. 52 Issue 11, p13
The article reports that AL-KO, a full-line trailer axle manufacturer in Elkart, Indiana and Wilson Trailer, a livestock trailer manufacturer, joined forces to develop a dedicated rubber torsion triple axle system.
- AL-KO Kober installs new equipment. // Trailer / Body Builders;Feb2010, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p52
The article reports on the completion by German firm AL-KO Kober Corp. of the installation of a new modern computer numerically controlled (CNC) equipment for the machining of axle, hub and drum components in the U.S.
- Heil acquires Brit tank maker. // Fleet Owner;Mar1998, Vol. 93 Issue 3, p150
Presents information on the acquisition of Thompson Carmichael Limited, a British tank-trailer manufacturer, by Heil Trailer International, of Chattanooga, Tennessee. Inforamtion on Thompson Carmichael; Comments from Bob Foster, president of Heil.
- ACCURIDE FORGED ALUMINUM WHEELS "PREFERRED" BY POLAR TANK TRAILER. // Forging;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p7
The article reports on the selection of Accuride Corp. as the preferred supplier of forged aluminum wheels to Polar Tank Trailer LLC in the U.S.
- Polar Tank Names Painter President. // Trailer/Body Builders Exclusive Insight;2/1/2012, p2
The article announces the appointment of Jim Painter as president of Polar Tank Trailer.
- Polar Tank Trailer names gm for Missouri plant. // Fleet Owner Blog;7/6/2012, p7
The article announces that Brent Thompson has been appointed as general manager of Polar Tank Trailer's manufacturing operation at Springfield, Missouri.
- Polar Tank Trailer names director of purchasing. // Fleet Owner Blog;1/11/2013, p8
The article announces hiring of Jeff Behrens as Polar Tank Trailer director of purchasing.