Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

The Drake Group acquires O’Phee Trailers

Rocklea, Queensland: The Drake Group, known nation-wide as a leading manufacturer of quality heavy haulage trailers, today announced the acquisition of O’Phee Trailers, an established truck trailer manufacturer, as it continues to strengthen and diversify its product range.

This new alliance formalises a long standing connection between the two companies. “The synergies between both companies have always been undeniably strong and complimentary, and the bringing together of these great manufacturers will provide customers of both O’Phee and Drake access to a diverse range of transport solutions,” said Khali Lake, General Manager of Drake Trailers.

“Mick and Sharon O’Phee will continue to operate the O’Phee Trailers business at their current location with their highly skilled and experienced staff and all contact details will remain the same” Lake added.

O’Phee Trailers is a highly reputable trailer manufacturer with its primary facility and head office in Rocklea, 9km south of Brisbane. Established in the late 1980s, the O’Phee brand has been built on values of quality, reliability, service and ethical practices, and has become a trusted name in semi-trailer manufacturing.

About Drake Trailers: Since 1958, Drake has manufactured trailers that deliver on its promise of quality, reliability and durability. Drake manufactures a range of quality widening and fixed width trailers, mine site equipment trailers, steerable modular trailers, telescopic and specialist use trailers for the Australian and international heavy haulage transport market. For enquires related to Drake Trailers contact them direct on (07) 3271 5888 or email [email protected]. For enquires related to O’Phee Trailers contact them direct on (07) 3277 1855 or email [email protected].



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