Freightliner Trucks’ line of severe-duty trucks spec’d for the waste-haul market were showcased at WasteExpo in Las Vegas earlier this summer. Featured trucks included:
“The waste industry is changing,” said Mark Faro, Freightliner’s vocational segment manager for product marketing. “The private market wants productivity and the government market is focused on versatility, but everybody has to be smart with their purchases in today’s economy. These are versatile, hard-working trucks.”
As an example, Faro pointed to the SwapLoader hook lift up-fit, outfitted by Western Truck Fab in San Francisco, Calif. SwapLoader Sales Manager Matt White said the configuration gives the 114SD the ability to handle “unlimited applications. It can pick up a construction site waste container in the morning and haul a water sprayer or a sander in the afternoon.”
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