Utility plant hits production milestone

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Updated Aug 17, 2022
Utility's Utah plant hits trailer production milestone

Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company announced Tuesday its Clearfield, Utah, manufacturing facility has produced its 300,000th trailer, a 3000R Refrigerated Trailer.

Utility’s Clearfield, Utah, plant hit the 300,000th trailer production milestone when US Foods purchased and received their 3000R Multi-Temp refrigerated trailer in June of 2022.

“This could not be accomplished without the support of everyone from the customer like US Foods, to our Sales team, Corporate Office, and the team here at the Clearfield Utah Factory,” says Todd Smith, Utility Clearfield plant manager. “We have a great team that takes pride in their work and are proud to be part of this great milestone.”

“US Foods is pleased to participate in the celebration of Utility’s Utah Refrigerated Trailer Factory milestone of 300,000 units produced. US Foods also celebrates its 23rd year of continuous trailer production from Utility,” says Jim Johnston, director Fleet Management, US Foods.

He adds, “Utility and Midwest Utility-Chicago have evolved into a unique, trusted and essential partnership that has used a strategy of continuous improvement to produce our highly customized multi-temp distribution models to service our national distribution. This partnership is responsible for development of highly refined products that deliver significant advantages to our business model in productivity, safety, thermal performance, and longer in service life. Utah’s consistent quality and reliable production are a direct result of the passionate and long-term employees and management of the Utah production facility. US Foods offers congratulations and continued support for our friends in Utah.”

“Congratulations to the entire Clearfield Utah Factory Team in achieving this milestone. With all the production challenges we’re facing today, their commitment to building high quality reefers is the reason we’re number one in the marketplace,” adds Craig Bennett, senior vice president of Sales and marketing, Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company.

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