Vanguard National Trailer Corp. unveiled two new products at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky. – a converter dolly and 28-foot trailers.
“Vanguard is the only producer of converter dollies that galvanizes as a standard,” said Bob Taylor, Vanguard director of trailer sales. “And we’ve had significant interest in the 28-foot trailers because they include the same premium standard features and galvanized components as our 53-foot-trailers.”
Vanguard says the triples-rated converter dolly features:
The 28-foot trailers feature:
Vanguard also announced an optional “pultruded” composite floor that is lighter weight and more moisture-resistant. Officials said this type flooring can reduce the weight of a 53-foot trailer by as much as 700 pounds.