As of July 31st, the ownership of Advance Metalworking located in Kewanee, Illinois has transferred ownership to Rhino Tool Company. Advance Metalworking will continue making livestock trailers, but the Lo-Riser, Lift-A-Load, and Wing Jack trailers will now be rebranded and produced by Four Degree Trailer Company under the management of its parent company Rhino Tool.
Both family-owned, companies have a long manufacturing history in Kewanee and pride themselves on continuing a tradition of producing American Made, high-quality, durable tools that increase safety, productivity, and profits.
“Rebranding Advance Metalworking as Four Degree Trailer demonstrates to customers that our focus will remain on making unique, superior quality trailers, but refresh the look and branding of the company,” states Jim Martin, Owner of Rhino Tool – “The Kull’s and their staff can be proud of what they have built up over the past 60 years and expect further growth under Rhino Tool Company leadership”.
The trailer manufacturing and office will remain at the current location, 3726 US Hwy 34, Kewanee, IL.
A new website at fourdegreetrailer.com is under development. Contact with Advance Metalworking customer service will not change, please continue to call 800-369-5365 or 309-853-3387 Monday thru Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. CST.
Rhino Tool Company has been a leading manufacturer of gas, hydraulic and pneumatic post drivers since 1975. Located in Kewanee, IL, Rhino Tool remains focused on product innovation, product support, and the production of quality products - Utilizing USA based materials and workmanship. Rhino Tool Company currently maintains distribution in 47 countries and works with hundreds of sales and service dealers throughout the United States and Canada.
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