Category Archives: Polar Tank Trailer

POLAR TANK TRAILER NAMES BRENT THOMPSON GENERAL MANAGER OF ITS SPRINGFIELD, MO., OPERATIONS

ST. CLOUD, Minn., June 26, 2012—Polar Tank Trailer, North America’s largest manufacturer of aluminum, stainless steel, and carbon steel tank trailers, has named Brent Thompson general manager of the company’s manufacturing operation in Springfield, Mo.   Thompson will direct the plant’s strategic and day-to-day operations. He will report to Jim Painter, president … Continue reading

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Heated Delivery

Courtesy of FleetOwner, February, 1 2012 Cold weather is always unpredictable, punishing man and machine equally alike; but for trucking, it’s even more so. Just turning over diesel engines in freezing temperatures can be a challenge — and that’s before … Continue reading

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Case Study: Altom Transport

Courtesy of National Petroleum News, February 2012 What distinguishes a premier tank fleet? Performance, safety, sharp-looking equipment, professional drivers, financial stability—all are enviable traits that belong on the list. But ultimately, says Thomas Warren, Jr., it’s about helping customers solve problems and secure their own reputations … Continue reading

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Fuel Saving Tanker

Streamlining a tanker began on a computer screen Courtesy of Heavy Duty Trucking, February 2012 Polar Tank has built an aerodynamically smoother trailer at the request of a hauler of bulk products…..Download PDF

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Randy Arlt Named Vice President, Sales and Marketing, At Polar Tank Trailer

ST. CLOUD, Minn., January 25, 2012—Polar Corporation has named Randy Arlt vice president of sales and marketing for Polar Tank Trailer, the company’s tank trailer manufacturing business. Arlt previously was vice president of business development for Polar Corp. and served … Continue reading

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8 TIPS FOR BUYING USED TANK TRAILERS

Mark Hunsley would love to sell you a good used tank trailer. But there’s probably no hotter piece of equipment in the heavy-duty vehicle market. “Demand is high, especially in the energy market for crude oil and sand trailers,” says … Continue reading

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Cutting-edge Customer

Courtesy of Heavy Duty Trucking, November 2011 When a customer calls Southeastern Freight Lines, he doesn’t hear, “press one for sales, press two for maintenance, press zero for a company directory.” Instead, a real live human being answers, “Southeastern Freight … Continue reading

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Polar Uses Engineering Technology, Aerodynamics to Help CVI Improve Fuel Economy with its Pneumatic Bulk Tankers

Courtesy of Transportation Quarterly and The Driving Times Published September 2011 Like most truckers today, Ryan Viessman knows that a more streamlined tractor-trailer can improve fuel economy and sweeten the bottom line. Trouble is, Viessman’s company doesn’t operate the same … Continue reading

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Streamlining a tanker began on a computer screen, and it’s saving fuel

Courtesy of Trailer Talk blog by Tom Berg Published 07.11.11 Polar Tank has built an aerodynamically smoother trailer at the request of a hauler of bulk products in South Dakota. In regular service, the trailer is saving a third of … Continue reading

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Polar Corp. is a bright spot in area economy

Courtesy St. Cloud Times Published May 12, 2011 Few companies can say they added 700 employees in a matter of months. But Polar Corp. can. Polar Corp., a Central Minnesota-based company that makes and repairs tank trailers to haul goods … Continue reading

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