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Great Dane 100,000

Great Dane Manufacturing Facility Builds Its 100,000th Trailer

Great Dane’s manufacturing facility in Wayne, Nebraska recently celebrated the completion of its 100,000th trailer. The plant was the site of a ceremony on Thursday, October 3rd to commemorate the milestone. Attending were representatives of the Wayne plant; the town’s mayor, Ken Chamberlain; representatives from Great Dane’s corporate offices in Chicago and Savannah including Great […]

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Great Dane Provides Refrigerated Trailers to Savannah’s Second Harvest

Great Dane is furnishing, at no cost, two 53-foot Everest refrigerated trailers to America’s Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia (Second Harvest) to store frozen foods salvaged after the non-profit food bank’s 30,000 cubic foot walk-in freezer recently collapsed. Great Dane, which built a new custom refrigerated trailer for Second Harvest earlier this year, is lending […]

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Great Dane Focuses on Flatbeds at 2013 Great American Trucking Show

Great Dane showcased its entire series of hard-working Freedom flatbed trailers as well as an Everest reefer optimized for truckload operations at the 2013 Great American Trucking Show in Dallas, Texas. From August 22-24, attendees visiting the company’s booth (#16136) had a chance to speak with Great Dane product experts and see many of the […]

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Great Dane Reefer

Celadon’s First Reefer Trailer Completed at Great Dane’s Statesboro Plant

Great Dane recently completed production of Celadon Group’s first refrigerated trailer, part of a 200-reefer order being built at Great Dane’s newest manufacturing facility in Statesboro, GA. These reefers represent the first refrigerated trailers that Celadon, one of North America’s largest truckload carriers, has purchased from any manufacturer. “As a long-time supplier of Celadon’s dry […]

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Great Dane Unveiled its First Mobile App at MATS 2013

Attendees at the 2013 Mid-America Trucking Show had the first look at Great Dane’s new mobile app, which was on display in the company’s Booth #34075, March 21-23 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Ky. Great Dane’s Innovation Experience at MATS 2013 featured a display with an Apple® iPad™ and a Samsung® Galaxy Tab™ […]

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Rocky Mountain Great Dane

Great Dane Welcomes New Dealer for the Western Region

Great Dane is pleased to add Rocky Mountain Great Dane (also known as S&P Brake Supply) to its full-service dealer network.  The company is headquartered in Billings, Montana. “We are delighted to have a partner like Rocky Mountain Great Dane in the western region, where nearly all market segments are benefitting from the domestic oil […]

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Great Dane Announces New Branch Managers

Great Dane is pleased to announce leadership changes in its Atlanta, Memphis and Little Rock branches.  New mangers are as follows: Al Cox has added the position of Branch Manager of Great Dane’s Atlanta branch to his current responsibilities as Branch Manager of Great Dane’s Mobile and Birmingham branches.  Cox oversees new and used sales […]

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Great Dane Everest TL Reefer

Exterior Front Features Front End Construction The Everest TL reefer front end is a combination of traditional strength and product innovation aimed at reducing maintenance and weight. The fully-welded aluminum refrigeration unit bracing is supported by four of the front wall’s six extruded aluminum Z-post uprights that form the rigid front end. The use of […]

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special photo Great Dane's Statesboro manufacturing plant celebrates with Rowland Transportation the completion of the facility's first customer trailer produced to order. Participants are, from left: Don Jones, Driver, Rowland Transportation Michael Chitty, Sales Engineer, Great Dane Scott Anderson, Sales Representative, Great Dane Doc Hyder, President, Rowland Transportation Doug Kenney, Branch Manager, Great Dane Kevin Black, Plant Manager, Great Dane

New Great Dane Plant Delivers First Trailer

Great Dane’s new refrigerated trailer plant in Statesboro recently celebrated the completion of the facility’s first custom trailer, which was built for Rowland Transportation of Dade City, Fla. The trailer is designated as an an Everest TL refrigerated trailer, which the company says features advanced construction elements designed to maximize the trailer’s performance and operating […]

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