ST. CLOUD, Minn., June 21, 2012—Polar Tank Trailer, North America’s largest manufacturer of aluminum, stainless steel, and carbon steel tank trailers, named Mike McCall director of quality and continuous improvement. He is responsible for the development and execution of quality-management activities at all three of the company’s manufacturing plants.

McCall has 23 years of management experience in heavy-duty and automotive component manufacturing. He most recently was vice president of operations at Sy-Klone International in Jacksonville, Fla.

“At a time of great demand for tank trailers, Mike’s objective is to ensure that we meet the quality and delivery standards our customers expect,” said Jim Painter, president of Polar Tank Trailer. “He will move the organization to a higher level of quality and cost effectiveness.”

A division of Polar Corporation, Polar Tank Trailer designs and builds custom tank trailers for dry and liquid bulk cargoes including oil and fuel, food products, asphalt, chemicals, and corrosives. It has plants in Opole and Holdingford, Minn., and Springfield, Mo.

McCall is based at Polar Tank Trailer’s plant in Springfield. He holds a masters degree in industrial technology from East Carolina University in Greenville, N.C.

About Polar Corporation

Polar Corporation is based in St. Cloud, Minn., and consists of three companies, all leaders in their respective markets. Polar Tank Trailer builds custom tank trailers for dry and liquid bulk cargoes including oil and fuel, food products, asphalt, chemicals, and corrosives. Polar Service Centers provide tank trailer parts, repair, services, and designs and builds custom up-fits for the propane and pressure truck-mounted tank market. Quality Trailer Products manufactures and sells parts and components for the light-duty trailer industry. For more information, visit www.polartank.com.

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