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Summit Truck Bodies Promotes Chris Walter to Plant Manager

Wathena, KS (June 10, 2021) — Summit Truck Bodies LLC, manufacturer of service and lube truck bodies, announced today the promotion of Chris Walter to plant manager. He is now responsible for all daily operations of the plant, from production and manufacturing, to ensure policies and procedures are followed and the plant consistently runs efficiently and safely. Read more…

Be Sure to Visit Us at MINExpo!

We are looking forward to heading out to Vegas for our first in-person event since CONEXPO last March! We hope you will stop buying to check our service trucks and see our latest product updates. There will be representatives from the Summit Truck Equipment sales team and the Summit Truck Bodies service and parts department there to help you. 

September 13-15, 2021
Booth 8555 Central Hall
Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas NV
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We'll see you at The Utility Expo!

We are excited to be exhibiting for the first time at The Utility Expo this year. We will be located inside the north hall with two service trucks in our booth this year. In addition, as we have for the past two shows, we will again have a service truck in the VMAC Air’s outdoor booth. That truck will have a DTM70-H multipower system that they will use for demonstrations. We will have representatives from the Summit Truck Equipment sales team and Summit Truck Bodies parts sales team in both locations.

September 28-30, 2021
Summit Booth N2343
VMAC Air Booth E815
Kentucky Expo Center, Louisville, KY
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For a registration discount, use promo code: SUM230C

Summit Truck Bodies Renews MVP Status

Wathena, KS (April 2, 2021) – Summit Truck Bodies has successfully renewed its MVP status with the National Association for the Work Truck Industry (NTEA). Having held MVP status since 2017, the ongoing status and recognition as being a leader in industry excellence reflects our commitment to quality and maintains the credibility we’ve established with fleet managers and dealers in the marketplace. Read more…