Utility Trailer Manufacturing Co. — a manufacturer of dry freight vans, reefers, flatbeds and Tautliner curtainsided trailers — announced Monday, July 16, that its dealer Utility Trailer Sales of Virginia, a division of C.R.T.S. Inc., is preparing to open a new facility in Cloverdale, Va., this winter (www.crtsinc.com).
Locally owned since 1971, Utility Trailer Sales of Virginia says the new full-service facility near Roanoke will be comprised of 20,000 square feet and will offer new and used trailer sales, parts, service, rental and leasing. The facility joins five other C.R.T.S. locations located in Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina.
“With over 200 years of experience in trailer maintenance and repairs, we offer our customers the expertise of highly-trained mechanics and the reliability of a large parts selection,” says Mark Taylor, president of C.R.T.S. Inc. “Our vision is to be the first choice in every market we serve. Adding this facility will enable us to better serve our customers who have supported our growth over the years.”
“This new facility reflects the dedication of Utility Trailer Sales of Virginia and C.R.T.S. to ensure that we meet the growing demand for Utility trailers, parts and service in their region,” says Craig Bennett, senior vice president of sales and marketing for Utility Trailer, based in City of Industry, Calif. “Their commitment to putting the customer first is a reflection of the quality and integrity that have made the Utility brand strong for over 90 years.”