lntroduced in 1996, the Wabash National DuraPlate@ dry van revolutionized the trucking indusiry as the first cornposite
plerte trailer in the commercial vehicle market. Designed for a wide range of freight hauls, the original composite trailer provides maximum cube capacity, exocptional durability, lightweight performance and resale values among the
best in the industry.
American Made Durability
DuraPlate composite sidewalls are constructed of two high-strength, galvanised steel skins bonded to a high-density polyethylene core to provide structural stiffness. superior damage resistance and maximum interior width. Only DuraPlate panels are made in the USA and backed by a 10-year limited warranty.
Less Damage. More Uptime.
The DuraPlate dry van is designed t0 withstand your most abusive freight hails. In the interior, anti-snag roof bows and recessed logistic posts are designed to minimize damage. The laminated oak floor system is more robust than other stand wood floors. Bolt base rail connections provide two times the shear strength of aluminium rivets to deliver a 20,000 lb. dynamic load rating-supporting heavier payloads, high-cycle loading and unloading, and longer floor life
Less Weight, More Freight.
With a lightweight design and heavy-duty performance, this composite van reduces weight without sacrificing strength and durability. Built with high-strength, light weight materials and components, the DuraPlate trailer increases your
available cargo capacity and provides freight flexibility in back hauls.