Heil announces light weight 1611 foodgrade dry bulk trailer

Sept. 20, 2017

Heil Trailer recently unveiled its newest engineering enhancements to the industry’s leading dry bulk trailer design.

The 1611 Super Jet Dry Bulk trailer is a long-proven design in dry bulk efficiency, cleanliness, and ease of use for food and sanitary applications. For model year 2019, the company announced substantial upgrades and engineering innovations to the model, making it the lightest foodgrade clean-bore dry bulk trailer in the industry.

“We targeted a number of improvements in key areas,” said Mike Johnson, Heil director of product management. “There are optimizations to the frame, vessel, hoppers, and throughout the unit for greater fill capacity, faster unloading and easier cleaning—a total package that leads the industry in capacity per pound for dry bulk.”

The strut-framed, aerodynamic design of the 1611 Super Jet has long been representative of the company’s commitment to industry leadership in dry bulk. Heil Trailer was the first manufacturer to produce a dry-bulk trailer of this size without the need for internal rings. This ring-less clean bore design promotes complete clean-out and eliminates areas for bacteria to form, promoting the utmost in cleanliness for critical sanitary and food applications.

This new model will be displayed at the National Tank Truck Carrier (NTTC) Tank Truck Week, October 10-12, in New Orleans LA.

For more information, visit www.heiltrailer.com.