South Africa’s leading manufacturer of GRP Bakery Truck Bodies

Royal Truck Bodies is the leader in it’s field, and remains a market-leader through constant improvement and innovation.

A production capacity of six units per day ensures that we can complete any large order on time.

We specialize in the custom design and manufacture of Aluminium, Chromadek, Tautliner, Lightweight GRP, Semi-Insulated GRP and Insulated GRP vehicle load bodies.

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Specialised Solutions

Based on more than 20 years experience and expertise, we deliver the best truck bodies for Southern Africa

Parts & Accessories

Online Store

Order parts and accessories online. Delivery options nation wide.

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Our Capabilities

Van Bodies

Corrugated or smooth glued versions available in either mill finish, or Pre-Painted White Aluminium. Also available in chromadek. All built to customer specifications and requirements.

Drop side & Flat deck

Custom built, durable drop sides and flat deck truck bodies and trailers. Crane mount options available.

Livestock Carriers

Custom built carriers available for various applications, including combinations for livestock and grain transportation. All built to customer specifications and requirements.

Conventional Tautliner

The ideal solution for forklift side loading. Various branding options available.

Just Brand’Em Curtainslider™

Best payload in its class. This technologically advanced product offers the ideal solution for simple and efficient side – and rear loading, and maximum brand exposure – maximum branding surface area.


Beast Tippers™ from 3m³ to 22m³. Manufacture for all applications.

Dry Freight GRP Bodies

Semi Insulated or traditional plywood panels available. Semi-insulated bodies are ideally suited to the bakery industry. Traditional plywood panels ideally suited for courier and postal services. All built to customer specifications and requirements.

Insulated GRP Bodies

RTB manufacture insulated truck bodies to suit various temperature specific applications, ranging from +5°C to -30°C, supplying into the meat, dairy, ice-cream and frozen food product industries. All built to customer specifications and requirements.


Custom built trailers ranging from 750kg’s to 3.5 tons, and from 5 ton up to 42 ton GVM. Trailers available are drawbars, pub trailers, links, interlinks. Various tyre, axle and braking systems available. Upper structures custom designed to customers specification and requirements.

Our Customers

Our customers trust us to deliver high quality, long lasting truck bodies and trailers. We pride ourselves in our consistent delivery of robust solutions for the Southern African market.

Our Approach

The Best Technologies

Be the leader in the industry

Through unrivalled service levels and the use of quality products

Production technologies

With the use of computer aided design (CAD) and constant research and development on material, products and manufacturing processes & techniques.

One-stop shop

With the aim of shortening build times and supplying customer vehicles faster, we have structured our production to include all value added products with minimal outsourcing

Industry development

To keep abreast of the latest technologies within the industry, RTB strive to attend all major trade exhibitions, locally and abroad.

Industry News

Royal Truck Bodies at the 1st Interbilt Trucking Festival

Royal Truck Bodies at the 1st Interbilt Trucking Festival

72 Exhibitors, Gorgeous Trucks, Festival Atmosphere and loads of passion for the Transport Industry! Royal Truck Bodies attended the 1st Interbilt Trucking Festival in Bapsfontein 6 & 7...

Phone: +27 11 908 5625
Fax: +27 11 908 5625
Boksburg, 1459
2 Top Road, Anderbolt