Taking a look at our report card

Sauer, Bruce
February 2010
Trailer / Body Builders;Feb2010, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p4
Trade Publication
The author reflects on the performance of the trailer truck industry in 2009. He cites that the year was an unfavorable one for several segments of the industry, including platform trailer, dump trailer, and heavy haulers. Only the refrigerated trailer segment posted a somewhat modest performance. He also cites several innovations to make the vehicles more productive, such as the use of telematics and other technologies.


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