Pacific logging truck

Gold River,Highway 28,history,North Island,logging,forestry,trucks,Pacific Truck & Trailer

In 1947, three ex-Hayes Truck employees founded Pacific Truck & Trailer in Vancouver. Pacific built highway and off-road trucks, including this one that was and still is, used in the the logging industry in Gold River.

Gold River,Highway 28,history,North Island,logging,forestry,trucks,Pacific Truck & Trailer

In 1970 the business was sold to International Harvester, and in 1981, Harvester sold Pacific Truck and Trailer to Inchcape Berhad in Singapore. In October 1991, the last Pacific truck was built and the manufacturing plant was closed and torn down.

This entry was posted in Gold River, Highway 28, history, logging, vehicles and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *