Author Archive: Sebastiaan Thoen

Author Archives for Sebastiaan Thoen

A Calgary company is modernizing trillium trailers for contemporary RVers

Published in RV West magazine and written by Amber Cowie, March/April 2007

rv-west-article-lgIf Joe Thoen, owner of International RV Parts and Team Trillium Trailer Manufacturing Ltd. in Calgary, Alberta, had known just how popular the newly redesigned trailer was going to be when he agreed to purchase the rights from an independent operator, he may have taken a few more steps to prepare for the onslaught of orders that were about to barrage his business. Instead, Thoen has been working around the clock to fulfil his Trillium obligations.

Flower power
The Trillium trailer, name after Ontario’s provincial flower, has an illustrious history, and has long been a popular economical alternative to full-size recreational vehicles. The trailers were first introduced in the early 1970s [...]

trillium trailers in edmonton journal

trillium trailers in edmonton journal


Trillium trailer from 1970s reborn as the Outback with new colours, upgraded interior design

Published in the Edmonton Journal and written by Dave Halliday, Friday, March 12, 2007

In the 1970s, a small fibreglass travel trailer with Ontario’s floral emblem embossed on both sides won the hearts of many campers.

A revamped version of the Trillium trailer is making a successful comeback, although the factory now is located in Calgary.

Joe Thoen of Team Trillium Manufacturing calls his new version the Outback. Externally the trailer is little changed – except for updated colours – since Team Trillium is using the moulds used to build the 1970s trailers. However, the interior has been revamped to accommodate modern appliances and to add a feature the originals never had – a [...]

Trillium Trailer Mud Flap

True rubber 1/4″ thick.

Trillium Trailer door hinge
Trilium Trailer Gravel Guard
Trillium Trailer Cubby
Trillium Trailer Counter
Trillium Trailer cabinets
Trillium Trailer vent
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