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SWP Enters Partnership with Italian Engine Manufacturer

We’re excited to announce that our team has joined with FPT Industrial of Turin, Italy, to create a strategic partnership that allows SWP to represent FPT in the Western U.S. “FPT’s superior products dovetail nicely with what we already consider to be a great product […]

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SWP Named New Manitex Distributor

We’re thrilled to announce that we’ve been named the newest distributor for Manitex International’s boom truck and articulating crane network, serving the Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico and Utah markets. The expansion allows us to use our 50 years of experience to serve Manitex’s customers in […]

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SWP Moves Its Southern California Office to Signal Hill

The Southwest Products team in Southern California has returned to its roots after recently moving the branch from Santa Fe Springs back to Signal Hill. The new outpost is two blocks from the team’s original location. The 20,000-square-foot building allows for a much better workflow […]

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Southwest Products Helps Power Private Island Getaway

Powering a private island retreat 20 miles from the mainland leaves you few options. The obvious is solar panels to take advantage of nature’s natural resource. But on those days when the sun is shrouded in clouds, you’re going to need a back-up. In the […]

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How to Spec Your Truck

If you have a business that depends on its trucks for your operation, you may have discovered one of the most difficult aspects of your vehicle or fleet management is getting the right truck for your operation. According to Smart Trucking, spec’ing a truck (specifically […]

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Mobile Generator Maintenance Tips

If you have purchased a mobile generator for construction, backup, or other on-site needs, it’s important to your business operations this critical piece of equipment is ready when needed, and to your long-term ROI that it lasts as long as possible. To help ensure that […]

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Tips to Outfit Trucks with Onboard Air

One of the things at which our team at Southwest Products excels is making recommendations for work trucks with onboard air. We recently came across an article from For Construction Pros that hit a lot of good points about selecting onboard air compressors. Here are some of the highlights.

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New IMT Dominator III Provides Increased Performance

Our partner Iowa Mold Tooling (IMT) has recently released the new 11-foot and 14-foot version of the Dom III mechanics truck.  The new models feature a more compact size, which enhances maneuverability without sacrificing lifting capacity or stability.

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Get Your Parts Now with Free Parts Shipping

Need a part now? Southwest Products offers free ground shipping for all parts orders over $500. We carry a large inventory of parts to support your fuel and lube trucks, mechanics trucks, generators and industrial engines. Brands that we stock parts for include: Perkins Engines, Isuzu Diesel engines, IMT mechanics trucks and truck mounted cranes, Volvo Penta industrial engines, Hatz Diesel engines, Lincoln industrial pumps…

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Customization Options to Consider for Your Next Rental Generator

Sometimes run-of-the-mill stock mobile generators won’t fit the needs of your rental customers. Whether you need a particular feature or option that is in-demand with your customers or you just want to take advantage of the visibility that branding provides, customizing your rental generators can offer many advantages over purchasing standard production units. Here are a few options to consider before you purchase your next generator.

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