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  • Northside Service’s New Custom Tow Truck Body Northside Services’ New Custom Tow Truck Body Northside Service- headquartered in Lansing, Michigan- lies just across Lake Michigan from United Plastic Fabricating’s Wisconsin location, and has recently decided to make the transition to using custom plastic fabrication for their tow truck bodies- a great choice in our admittedly biased decision. We take pride in working with ...
  • Custom PolyGen for a New Tow Truck Body A New Member of the PolyGen Family United Plastic Fabricating is proud to introduce yet another recent convert to truck bodies manufactured using custom plastic fabricating. Black Butte Towing, located just south of the Oregon border in Weed, CA, has recently decided to go forward in switching to a PolyGen 180-CT Tandem Axle plastic truck body. ...
  • UPF featured in Fire Apparatus article on Fire Truck Bodies UPF Gets Some Attention Read an interesting article on fire truck bodies in the March issue of Fire Apparatus! The article is: “End Use Impacts Fire Truck Body Material Selection”.  Below is a couple paragraphs that quote UPF’s President, Andrew Lingel and Vice President of Engineering, Michael Ashley. Andrew Lingel, president of United Plastic Fabricating (UPF), says ...
  • UPF Tow Truck Bodies are a Hit with Statewide Towing Association UPF’s Tow Truck Bodies Impress UPF tow truck bodies impressed the members of the Statewide Towing Association. Some of the major tow truck manufactures offer PolyBodies® as a body option or tow truck business owners can buy our tow truck bodies direct and replace their rusted, corroded bodies themselves.  While visiting UPF the association members saw ...
  • American Towman Expo-UPF Bringing Tow Truck Bodies to Baltimore, MD Ready for the American Towman Expo #BaltimoreTowShow #ATExpo2016 in 2 DAYS! www.atexposition.com This beauty will be at the ATE Expo, make sure you check it out!  November 18-20, 2016, can’t wait to see you at the American Towman Expo! Come see what makes UPF’s PolyBody’s so superior to steel frames! 
  • Midwest Regional Tow Show Visit Planned for UPF UPF at the Midwest Regional Tow Show Learn more about the PoluBody® and how to replace your rusted old body and make your truck look brand new again! Find UPF at the Midwest Regional Tow Show and learn all about the benefits of our truck body. With increased durability, strength, and lightness, you can count on ...
  • UPF – Now Hiring! Truck Body Designer – Neenah, Wisconsin* Truck Body Designer – Neenah, Wisconsin* United Plastic Fabricating manufactures custom, high quality, plastic fabricated products for the emergency services and trucking industries.   We are seeking a Truck Body Designer to play a key role in the growth of our truck body line of products.  The incumbent will work closely with sales, manufacturing and customers’ engineering ...
  • Lean Enterprise Institute founder James Womack Visits UPF Lean Enterprise Institute Comes to UPF James Womack, the founder and chairman of the Lean Enterprise Institute, visited UPF at our MA plant last week. The Lean Enterprise Institute is a nonprofit institution for the dissemination and exploration of the Lean thinking philosophy. James Womack continues to further development the Institute, and authored the book The ...
  • Customer Service Satisfies Another UPF Client Our Customer Service Ed Spear, Warranty Service Representative for UPF, dispatched Field Service Representative Pat Sammons to Hudson Oaks FD on behalf of our customer Daco Fire Equipment to service the FD’s tank. Pat services a variety of locations throughout the southern US, and consistently delivers reliable customer service. Ed worked with Daco and coordinated the ...
  • UPF delivers Foam Trailer to Arctic Fire and Safety Foam Trailer for Arctic Fire and Safety! United Plastic Fabricating recently delivered a new FTLDH 1000 Foam Resupply trailer to Arctic Fire and Safety. More information about them here! This foam trailer brings many of the same benefits that our standard water tanks provide! The custom plastic fabricated water tank resists rust and corrosion, unlike steel ...