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March 26, 2018

End-User Input Is the Key Factor to a Successful Upfit

The key objective of end-user discussions is to match the truck with the fleet application. Once you have completed your discussions, make sure the completed upfit specs have been reviewed and approved by all parties prior to order placement. It is critical to have a documented sign-off to avoid misunderstandings that result in after-the-fact upfitting modifications.

March 6, 2018

Pal Pro 20 Mechanics Body

Omaha Standard Palfinger’s Pal Pro 20 is a mechanics body capable of accommodating service cranes of up to 20,000 ft.-lbs. of lifting capacity.

October 20, 2017

BrandFX Moves Production to Iowa

In an effort to streamline and centralize its production, BrandFX, a manufacturer of composite bodies for service and line trucks, announced its production move to Pocahontas, Iowa.

October 9, 2017

TMAX 30K Aluminum Service Body

The TMAX 30K Aluminum is the latest evolutionary design in the TMAX Series and combines the proven crane carrying reliability of the Stellar Torq-Isolator torsion box with its long-standing success in aluminum service bodies for superb corrosion resistance.

September 6, 2017

Maximizing Truck Security

When a truck’s contents are unsecured, it can be a major fleet risk — but upfitting and following a few common sense rules can ensure they stay safe and sound.

July 11, 2017

Spec'ing and Selecting Service Bodies

Become a service body pro by avoiding common mistakes and taking important factors such as use and location into consideration.

June 23, 2017

Bureau of Labor Statistics Creates Price Indexes

Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) created four new producer price indexes (PPIs) for the truck equipment industry — two codes for vans, one for service bodies and one for upfits.

April 3, 2017

EverLast Ultimate FX Service Body

BrandFX introduces the new, and patented all-composite service truck body and understructure product, named the EverLast UltimateFX.

March 21, 2017

TMAX Aluminum Mechanic Service Bodies

Stellar Industries, Inc. is introducing the TMAX Aluminum series of mechanic service bodies. This body is the latest evolutionary design in the TMAX Series and combines the proven crane carrying reliability of the Stellar Torq-Isolator torsion box with its long-standing success in aluminum service bodies.

March 20, 2017

Service Bodies

CM Truck Beds announced the launch of its new Service Body product lineup. Available in steel and aluminum, this body is available in many sizes and configurations.

February 21, 2017

Aluminum Service and Dump Body

The TruckCraft TC-202 is an aluminum combination service and dump body that provides dump capacity and a powder coated service body in a single package.

February 10, 2017

TMAX 30K Service Body

Stellar industries' new TMAX 30K service body weighs nearly 1000 pounds less than its heavy-duty counterpart, the TMAX 1.

February 10, 2017

Reading Truck Group Acquires Four PalFleet Truck Equipment Sites

Reading Truck Group will assume customers, staff, and assets at four PalFleet sites: Council Bluffs, Iowa; Indianapolis; Louisville, Ky.; and Nashville, Tenn.

January 25, 2017

Learning to Operate a Crane

Bobit Business Media editors learned how to operate a truck-mounted crane with help from equipment manufacturer Stellar Industries and custom truck builder Phenix Enterprises.

December 27, 2016

SD Service Body

The Norstar SD Service bed is a service body with a gloss black powder coating designed for single- or dual-wheel work trucks.

October 17, 2016

EverLast Composite Service Bodies

Lightweight, high-strength BrandFX EverLast composite service bodies are available for 40”, 56”, 60”, and 84” Cab-to-Axle (CA) trucks.

September 20, 2016

DB Dump Hauling Body

CM Truck Beds' DB Truck Bed Model is a durable dump hauling body made of steel and designed to handle heavy loads.

August 16, 2016

Service Body Bed

The Norstar SC Service Bed is a steel truck body designed to fit different industries, offering multiple standard tool boxes and options

June 15, 2016

Reading Truck Body Taking Orders for Classic II, SL Service Bodies

After recently enhancing its two key product lines, Reading Truck Body LLC is now actively taking orders and shipping its updated models of the flagship Classic II and SL service body lines to its customers.

May 31, 2016

Removing Murphy’s Law from the Upfit Process

The multitude of upfitting options and potential configurations makes it easy to fulfill Murphy’s Law, which states, “Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong.” Unfortunately, in many cases, who triggers Murphy’s Law is the fleet manager who does not carefully review the upfit specs, or has not consulted thoroughly with the actual users of the equipment, or attempts to over-engineer the upfit. These are all avoidable mistakes.

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