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HEIL TRAILER AND SERVA TO FORM ENTRANS INTERNATIONAL, LLC – September 5, 2014

Cleveland, Tenn. – (September 5, 2014) – Heil Trailer, owned by American Industrial Partners (AIP), has announced it is now part of EnTrans International, LLC, along with SERVA, also an AIP-owned company. Both Heil Trailer and SERVA will continue to operate under their existing brand names. Market and operational synergies will position EnTrans to be the […]

HEIL TRAILER INTERNATIONAL ANNOUNCES NEW BRAND LOGO – September 3, 2014

Cleveland, Tenn. – (September 3, 2014) – Heil Trailer International, owned by American Industrial Partners (AIP), today revealed its new company logo, designed to represent the brand’s revitalization and ongoing leadership in the transportation and energy industries. The new logo will soon be appearing on all Heil Trailer products and collateral marketing material and be […]

HEIL TRAILER TO BE FEATURED ON MANUFACTURING MARVELS – July 14, 2014

Cleveland, TN July 14, 2014 – Heil Trailer will be featured on the nationally syndicated series, Manufacturing Marvels®, on The Fox Business Network on July 16th between 8:35-8:44pm CST. Filmed on location at the Athens, TN manufacturing facility, the 2-minute profile will highlight the Heil Trailer brand, its products and the company’s solutions-driven commitment to […]

HEIL TRAILER APPOINTS NEW ENGINEERING TEAM LEADER – March 14, 2014

Cleveland, Tenn. – (March 14, 2014)- Heil Trailer International, Co. announced that Cecil Kennedy has been appointed the Engineering Team Leader of the Rhome Production Engineering Department in Rhome, Texas. As Engineering Team Leader, Kennedy will use his education and experience to lead the production engineering/order processing team, working with production, quality, supply chain and […]

HEIL TRAILER CONGRATULATES KARL TONG ON EARNING PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER LICENSE – March 14, 2014

Cleveland, Tenn. – (March 14, 2014)- Heil Trailer International, Co. congratulates Karl Tong, a leader in the company’s Research and Development division, on earning his Professional Engineer License (PE) in mechanical engineering. To secure this credential, an engineer must possess a minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)-recognized […]

HEIL TRAILER APPOINTS MANAGER OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT – March 13, 2014

Cleveland, Tenn. – (March 13, 2014)- Heil Trailer International, Co. announced that Brian Polgrean has been promoted to manager of the research and development team. Polgrean will help Heil continue its innovation through current markets as well as future growth initiatives into new markets. Previously the Dry Bulk Product Development Engineer, Polgrean has 15 years […]

HEIL TRAILER APPOINTS CONTROLLER OF MEXICO OPERATIONS – March 13, 2014

Cleveland, Tenn. – (March 13, 2014) – Heil Trailer International, Co. announced that Ricardo Ibaven has accepted the position of Controller at Heil Trailer Mexico. In this position, Ibaven is responsible for managing all finance aspects for Heil’s Mexico operations with special focus on accounting and controls, maquiladora statutory reporting, compliance, treasury, budgeting as well […]

Question: I’m in charge of Emergency Response at our location. We ship millions of pounds of material in tank trailers and other containers. I’m looking for a training program to attend to learn how to deal with these type of containers. Can possibly help me locate some schools? Tuck

Answer: You can contact Shane Jenkins at Emergency Response Services, Inc. (256-997-9087 Business; 423-506-6624 Cell; 256-997-9041 Fax). He will do on-site training.

Question: Is it possible to install marker lights by drilling two-inch holes into the top edge of a Heil trailer? Richard

Answer: Assuming you are speaking of a Heil Trailer petroleum trailer, it is not recommended to cut holes in the flashing rails of any size. However, Heil Trailer has brackets for this purpose. These brackets are designed to be tack-welded to the flashing rails. Please contact Heil Tank Service for these parts.