Truck bodies, toppers and workpod inserts manufactured by BrandFX are designed and built with fleet needs and technician requirements in mind. Easily accessible curbside compartments are designed to make a technician’s equipment, tools and material streamlined and organized. Mechanical components, such as secondary alternators, ePTO systems and adapters, are located in other compartments. Having equipment and materials right where you need them makes a big difference in the working day of a water utility technician.
Service trucks – Service trucks with advanced composite bodies often have greater payload capacity, which is a real advantage on a medium duty body.
Mechanics Trucks – Mechanics trucks allow water utility fleets to maintain higher levels of operational efficiency by traveling to job sites for unscheduled service and maintenance tasks.
Service Vans – Service vans enable fleets assigned to system upgrades and repairs to work more effectively. Vans enable more secure space for water utility tools, equipment and materials.
Specialized Fleet Equipment – Water utility fleets have specialized circumstances, depending on geography, climate and service area. Additionally, local water resource systems may differ and therefore require greater versatility from their equipment.
Toppers, Tonneau Covers & Workpods – Workpods, inserts and truck toppers support water utility technicians with lightweight equipment and tool storage solutions that support their work
Welding Trucks – Welding trucks feature special modifications and carry separate tools than most service vehicles in a water utility fleet. Heavier lockers, specialized tools and additional power make welding trucks unique in these fleet organizations.
Truck bodies for the water utility industry need to be dependable and rugged. No work day is ever the same, and heavy duty work in rough terrain can test the durability of commercial vehicles. Depending on industry and geography, commercial fleets deal with rain, heat, snow, ice and salt while out on the road, which are all factors that challenge the exterior of a work truck. Most technicians who operate industrial equipment began their careers driving trucks with steel bodies. Recent product innovations, including advanced composite material that are just as strong as steel, but much more lightweight, are changing the rules. Steel truck bodies are reliable and strong, and they also oxidize, rust and corrode. Occasionally, they will crumple with impact from heavier loads. BrandFX fiberglass truck bodies retain their shape and do not pock, dent or corrode in any way. Innovative advanced composite work pods and truck bodies have another advantage over aluminum and steel truck bodies because the paint is embedded in the material itself.
BrandFX lightweight truck bodies provide efficiency, utility and durability for water utility fleets. Commercial and residential water service is either handled through municipal utilities, as is the case for the majority of Americans, or through a privately owned water utility company, as is the case with approximately one quarter of people in the United States. Transporting water is a challenging task, as it is very heavy. Much more important to the water utility industry is its ability to service water utility infrastructure. Water utility fleets use a wide variety of equipment to manage and maintain water utility lines and resources. Service trucks, vans and specialized fleet vehicles all play an important role in the water utility fleet operations.
Mechanic’s truck bodies
Line Bodies For Truck-Mounted Hydraulic Systems
Aerial work platform mounted equipment
Toppers & Inserts For Water Utility Maintenance & Installation
Truck bodies and workpods that are purposed for water utility fleet use are designed to help technicians perform the daily tasks associated with public water collection and distribution systems. Technicians are responsible for general upkeep of these systems, which are crucial to public safety and to public health. Fresh, clean water is fundamental to the basic working of any household, so water utilities are under pressure when storms and hurricanes create challenges. Water utilities are essential businesses, and as a result, technicians must be equipped to handle a variety of tasks. No two days are the same for a water utility technician. BrandFX truck bodies, toppers and workpods create lasting,durable value for water utility fleets.
Water Utility Tools Most commonly used in the installation, maintenance and repair of water utility systems are hand-held, human-powered like wrenches and ratchets, sockets and and keys. There are helpful tools like magnetic locators, fittings and adapters. Manhole lifter tools with magnets and dollies are specialized equipment for the water utility industry Repair clamps and couplings, valves and shut offs are used for stopping water flow and allowing for necessary work. Tubing cutters, pipe descalers and rounding and flaring tools are useful for shaping and reconfiguring pipes when necessary.
Designed for truck chassis with a dual rear wheel 60″ CA, the 60T comes standard with 6 compartments—two vertical and one horizontal per side.
Designed for truck chassis with an 84″ CA, the 84T is standard with 8 compartments—three vertical and one horizontal per side.
Designed for truck chassis with a 93″ CA, the 93T comes standard with 10 compartments—four vertical and one horizontal per side.
Designed for truck chassis with a 102″ CA, the 102T comes standard with 10 compartments—four vertical and one horizontal per side.
Designed for truck chassis with a 108″ CA, the 108T comes standard with 10 compartments—four vertical and one horizontal per side.
Designed for truck chassis with a 120″ CA, the 120T comes standard with 10 compartments—four vertical and one horizontal per side.
Designed for tandem-axle truck chassis, the BrandFX Tandem Series is available in any number of compartment configurations customized to meet your requirements.
Fit for popular model truck chassis with a 56″ CA
Built for truck chassis with a 56” CA, with low-profile design for better rear window visibility
Ideal for dual rear wheel truck chassis with a 56” CA
Fit for popular model truck chassis with 60” CA
Ideal for dual rear wheel truck chassis with a 60” CA
Ideal for dual rear wheel truck chassis with an 84” CA
Designed for dual rear wheel truck chassis with an 84” CA, with short-length side packs for better clearance space
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BrandFX Truck Toppers, featuring advanced, lightweight composite construction, are designed to fit all popular Chevrolet, Dodge, Ford, and GMC pickup truck models and bed sizes.
BrandFX EverLast Toppers (or WORKPoDS) are made from advanced, lightweight Composite and fit all popular Chevrolet, Dodge, Ford, and GMC pickup models and bed sizes.
The Plus-Top WORKPoD is designed to offer greater storage and hauling, including exterior-side compartments for tools and cargo.
The Low-Profile WORKPoD delivers all the benefits of open storage capacity and exterior-accessible compartments in a convenient design.
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