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Lethal loads: Unloading a trailer can be deadly unless you follow the proper procedure

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 15, 2014

The accident: A truck driver was unloading wood chip material from his open-top trailer via a moveable floor conveyor unit. During the unloading process, the load became jammed, and the driver climbed to the top of the trailer to clear ...


VIDEO: Burglars drive away with excavator, truck and trailer in quick construction equipment heist

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 02, 2014

It's not quite a scene out of Ocean's Eleven, but the burglars who recently drove away with an excavator, truck and trailer worth $250,000 were pretty bold to do it all during the evening—and in one moment, in sight of the ...

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Scheuerle intros Dual Lane Trailer HighwayGiant

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Apr 01, 2014

Transport vehicle manufacturer Scheuerle has introduced its Dual Lane Trailer HighwayGiant, which is designed to meet distribution requirements on North American highways. The trailer allows the loading area to be adapted to the needs of the load, and the chassis is ...


VIDEO: Excavator bucket-scoots out-of-gas hauler down the road while still on the trailer

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 21, 2014

On the jobsite, dozers come in handy every once in a while to give stuck or out-of-fuel equipment a push. But excavators? Not so much. Apparently no one told this guy that. We've all been there. Out of gas on the highway. ...

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XL Specialized Trailers showcases low-profile, detachable gooseneck trailer

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Mar 16, 2014

XL Specialized Trailers displayed its XL 110 Low-Profile Hydraulic Detachable Gooseneck (HDG) trailer at ConExpo-Con/Agg 2014. The trailer for hauling heavy construction equipment has a 13-inch-long, low-profile neck and a five position variable ride height. It also features an overall length ...

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XL Specialized Trailers to unveil XL Bottom Dump trailer at ConExpo-Con/Agg

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Mar 03, 2014

Heavy haul trailer manufacturer XL Specialized Trailers will introduce its XL Bottom Dump trailer and showcase two other trailers at ConExpo-Con/Agg. At booth 2744 of the Gold Lot, the company will unveil the XL Bottom Dump and display the XL 110 ...


Knaack DataVault secures jobsite computers, monitors, other tech; could replace trailers on some jobs

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jan 23, 2014

A walk around the Werner booth at World of Concrete showcased a number of intriguing products and upgrades. First catching our attention was the Knaack Data Vault. “We found that general contractors were taking our tool cabinets and creating their own ...

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Kalyn Siebert updates KSHRG-3-51T and KSHRG-3-55T trailers

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Oct 18, 2013

Kalyn Siebert has redesigned and reengineered its KSHRG-3-51T and KSHRG-3-55T hydraulic removable gooseneck (HRG) trailer, which is offered in two standard modes: the cost-effective Commercial series and the heavy-duty Extreme series. The Commercial-only KSHRG-3-51T starts at 18,000 pounds, while the KSHRG-3-55T, ...

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Felling Trailers to auction pink FT-3 during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Oct 08, 2013

Felling Trailers will auction a pink version of its FT-3 drop deck utility trailer for 10 days this month to raise awareness about the early detection of breast cancer. The online auction will take place on eBay from October 15 at ...


Fontaine’s Magnitude 60 Class trailers now features two-axle bogie, EQ2 spreader

Posted by Amy Materson on Sep 06, 2013

The Magnitude 60 Class trailer from Fontaine Heavy-Haul, which handles 60 tons in 12 feet, now features a two-axle bogie and the company’s all-new EQ2 hydraulic spreader. Designed to be versatile and operator-friendly, the EQ2 tandem hydraulic spreader has a C-link ...


Talbert’s new Oil Field Series trailers designed for skid-mounted equipment, pipe section transport

Posted by Amy Materson on Aug 28, 2013

Talbert Manufacturing’s Oil Field Trailer Series is designed to make easier the job of transporting skid-mounted equipment such as generators, housing units, compressors, oil rigging equipment and pipe sections. The series consists of three models: a 3-axle, 35-ton step deck; a ...

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Altralight trailer from Kalyn Siebert focuses on stability, strength, safety

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Aug 23, 2013

Heil Trailer International subsidiary Kalyn Siebert has launched its Altralite lightweight steel end-dump trailer. Designed to be stable, strong and safe, the trailer features a dumping angle that keeps all axles on the ground during the fifth stage of dumping, a ...