Tag: Trailer


July US Trailer Orders Hit Lowest Level of 2021, FTR Reports

August 11, 2021

Via: Transport Topics

U.S. trailer orders in July slid some more, barely clearing 8,000 units and setting a new low point of this cycle, FTR reported. The preliminary volume was 8,200, according to FTR, which cited trailer makers’ initial data that they will […]


E-Smart Targets Better Tractor-Trailer Connectivity

November 30, 2020

Via: Transport Topics

Trucking technology supplier E-Smart, which offers capabilities such as adaptive speed control and load-based power management, also is pursuing opportunities to connect truck and trailer data. E-Smart’s advanced driver assistance system uses GPS to actively cap a truck’s maximum speed […]

Impact & Regulations

Trailer Orders Surge to Start 2018, Passing 39,000

February 16, 2018

Via: Transport Topics

U.S. trailer orders burst past 39,000 in January to the fifth-best order month in industry history while refrigerated trailers posted an all-time monthly record, ACT Research Co. reported. ACT pegged the total at 39,100 in a preliminary estimate of net […]