Yearly Archives: 2017


John Birden founder of Automatic Load Cover, LLC Retires

Gladwin, Michigan, USA Sept 25, 2017 – Roll-Rite, LLC in Torrington, Connecticut announced John Birden, founder of Automatic Load Cover, LLC, retired effective September 22, 2017. Starting the business in 2000, John created and built one of the premier manufacturing companies serving heavy duty truck and trailer industry in New England. With a combination of know-how, work experience and commitment building and being the best equipment for his customers, John designed one of the most durable and reliable automated covering systems serving the waste, recycling, scrap, municipal and construction markets. John’s years of unwavering dedication to his   (more…)


Gladwin, Michigan, USA Sept 25, 2017 – Roll-Rite, LLC in Torrington, Connecticut announced John Birden, founder of Automatic Load Cover, LLC, retired effective September 22, 2017. Starting the business in 2000, John created and built one of the premier manufacturing companies serving heavy duty truck and trailer industry in New England. With a combination of […]

John Birden founder of Automatic Load Cover, LLC Retires



Roll Rite, LLC Acquires Pulltarps Manufacturing

Gladwin, Michigan, USA February 28, 2017 – Roll-Rite, LLC (“Roll-Rite”) today acquired Transportation Equipment, Inc (DBA Pulltarps Manufacturing) located in El Cajon, California.  This merger brings to Roll-Rite one of the premier tarping systems companies and brands serving the North American heavy duty truck and trailer industry.  Since its founding in 1992, Pulltarps Manufacturing has embraced a culture of driving innovative thinking and creativity, developing a strong platform of high quality tarping technologies and products, and building a knowledgeable and dedicated workforce experienced in providing reliable application solutions and superior customer service.

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Gladwin, Michigan, USA February 28, 2017 – Roll-Rite, LLC (“Roll-Rite”) today acquired Transportation Equipment, Inc (DBA Pulltarps Manufacturing) located in El Cajon, California.  This merger brings to Roll-Rite one of the premier tarping systems companies and brands serving the North American heavy duty truck and trailer industry.  Since its founding in 1992, Pulltarps Manufacturing has […]

Roll Rite, LLC Acquires Pulltarps Manufacturing