INVER GROVE HEIGHTS, Minn. — North American Trailer has begun operating from its new facility in Inver Grove Heights.
The day-long celebration on June 15 was attended by industry suppliers, customers, friends, family, as well as community dignitaries. There was a barbeque, displays of show trucks and sponsored race teams, and drawings for many prizes, including 2017 Minnesota Vikings home opener tickets.
Founded in 1982, North American Trailer has been serving the medium and heavy duty commercial vehicle market with parts, service, and sales for over 35 years.
Certified parts professionals select only premium parts for quality and performance, according to Ron Fleishhacker, business development manager, who added that experienced technicians utilize sophisticated diagnostic equipment to pinpoint issues and service heavy duty trucks, school buses, and RVs.
The sales group can assist with trading, buying, or selling new and used trailers either outright or on consignment.
“This state-of the art facility features 34 repair bays with all of the latest in diagnostic equipment,” Fleishhacker said. “There is a parts store and all sales operations integrated under one roof. It is a customer-centric operation.”
North American Trailer has three locations: Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota, Scanlon, Minnesota, and Stanley, North Dakota.
The organization is affiliated with Blaine Brothers and together offer 24/7 mobile repair service from a combined eight locations and 27 rolling garages.
“Our partners at North American Trailer have built a beautiful facility to service the commercial vehicle market well into the future,” said Dean Dally, president & CEO of Blaine Brothers. “This new facility will enable them to continue to build lasting relationships with key customers by taking care of scheduled and emergency service, offering premium parts, and providing excellent sales support to ensure mutual sustainable growth.”
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