Investment Overview

American Trailer Works (“ATW”) is the largest North American manufacturer of utility and cargo trailers.  The company operates three business units and distributes its trailers under three primary brands:  PJ Trailers, Carry-On Trailer, and RC Trailers.  It was built in three investment stages through the acquisition of PJ Trailers in 2008, Carry-On Trailer in 2010, and RC Trailers in 2012 as well, as through multiple investments in greenfield manufacturing facilities.  To learn more, visit

Status:  Sold to Bain Capital August 24, 2016

Investment Details

Date : June 20, 2008