American Trailer Gets New Owner
January 24, 2000
FDM Inc. has purchased the assets of American Trailer Manufacturing and established American Trailer Inc.
The Corono Del Mar, CA, based FDM, also known as American Trailer Industries, will take over the American Trailer plant in Rockport, IN. James Wink will continue as president of American Trailer.
According to Wink, the company will narrow its production focus to designing and building aluminum trailers and dump bodies. Production of steel trailers and dump bodies will be transferred to Mexico where American Trailer will share factory space with another FDM-owned company, Fruehauf De Mexico.