March 2016 – Polar Tank Trailer, one of North America’s largest producers of dry and liquid bulk tank trailers, is pleased to announce that Randy Arlt has rejoined the company and been named President. Randy replaces Jim Painter, who will be retiring from Polar Tank after serving in a transitional role for the remainder of the year.
Additionally, Kenny Brown has joined the company in the role of Program Manager. Kenny brings a breadth of tank trailer and energy market experience, most recently serving as a regional sales manager and business development leader.
“We’re excited to have both Randy and Kenny join the Polar Tank team in these important leadership roles as we continue to enhance our product portfolio and expand our distribution. Both bring substantial experience and incredible talent to an organization poised for continued growth,” said Randall Swift, chief executive officer. “We would also like to thank Jim Painter for his many years of valuable service to Polar and for his support in transitioning the leadership of the business.”
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Polar Tank Trailer designs and manufactures aluminum, stainless steel, and carbon steel tank trailers for bulk cargoes, including oil and fuel, food products, asphalt, chemicals and corrosives. The company has manufacturing operations in Minnesota, Missouri and Mexico.
Polar Corporation consists of three divisions, all leaders in their respective markets. Polar Tank Trailer is one of North America’s largest producers of dry and liquid bulk tank trailers; Polar Service Centers is a national parts, service and sales network for all makes of heavy-duty vehicles and commercial tanks; and Jarco is a leader in providing customized trucks, trailers and technical services to the fuel transportation industry.