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Unlocking the Potential: Exploring Intelligent Tires and Their Advantages in Tire Technology

Tire technology has advanced substantially since the first rubber tires were invented over a century ago. Today's tires are designed to offer optimal [...]


The Benefits of Reefer Liftgates for Your Refrigerated Cargo

We know that a reefer is a trailer that maintains temperature and humidity to keep your load in a consistent environment. Reefers are typically used [...]


Understanding Rear Impact Guards

Rear impact guards are an important safety feature on any trailer. In this post we will share their history and current regulations to keep in mind. [...]


Trailer Skirts: Do You Really Need Them?

Fuel is the second largest expense for trucking companies next to driver pay, so obviously, saving fuel is keenly important for every fleet operator! [...]


Liftgates: Types, Common Issues & Tips for Success

By Tim Ifland, VP of Specialty Equipment It doesn’t matter how well your trailer performs on the road if you can’t get cargo unloaded once you arrive [...]


Reefer Air Chutes: Yes or No?

Understanding Air Chutes in Refrigerated Trailer Operations [...]

Equipment, Maintenance

Reefer Trailer Walkthrough

By Miles van Rijn, Regional Operations Manager Curious what a reefer trailer is or what it can do for your business? Watch the walkthrough video or [...]

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Dry Van Trailer Walkthrough: Top Components You Should Know About

By Michael Schmidt, Dallas Branch Manager at Premier Trailer Leasing You might think that trailers are the simplest part of your fleet. They’re just [...]


Semi-Trailer Tires

What to know & how to take care of them. By Tim Ifland, Vice President of Specialty Equipment [...]

air ride vs spring ride trailer suspension

Choosing the Right Suspension for Your Fleet: Air Ride vs. Spring Ride

Plain Talk About A Debate As Old As Trucks and Trailers by Ryan Moenke [...]