DexKo Global Inc., a provider of highly engineered trailer running gear, chassis assemblies and related components, has acquired Progress Mfg. Inc through its wholly owned subsidiary Dexter Axle Company.

Progress is a manufacturer of high-quality, custom-engineered, safety-critical towing and trailering products. The firm offers well known brand names including Equal-i-zer Hitch and Fastway Trailer Products through an extensive dealer network across North America.

Dexter operates 17 manufacturing facilities and 32 distribution locations to operate as a trusted brand serving utility trailer, recreational vehicle, marine, heavy-duty, agricultural and specialty equipment manufacturers and distribution partners.

“The products and people at Progress make a great addition to the Dexter portfolio, rounding out an already diverse offering,” said Fred Bentley, CEO of DexKo Global. “Together, Dexter and Progress will be able to further support our collective customers. We look forward to working with the Progress team to continue to offer innovative new towing solution products.”