By switching to aluminum components, trucks become lighter. Lighter trucks ensure lower costs and reduces the environmental footprint.
The truck industry is facing challenges when designing components: weight reduction, safety and total cost. Aluminum can be used to greatly benefit applications on commercial vehicles.
Structural aluminum parts in the chassis and cabin of your trucks will give you improved safety and lower weight. In addition:
Class 8 commercial tractor trailers can improve fuel economy by as much as 5.5 % for every 10 % reduction in weight.
We provide rolled products and components for all types of heavy commercial vehicles, including: