CIMC Intermodal Equipment has introduced its new REVERE chassis. The REVERE 20 ft./40 ft. City Combo Tandem WS chassis design is based on CIMC’s 2019 premium specification, which includes component specifications from industry-leading manufacturers, according to an announcement, such as:
- Electric harness and lights from Phillips Industries
- KIC/Accuride 10-year wheel ends
- TSE brake chambers and slack adjusters
- Holland Saturn 62 IM landing gear
- Hutchens spread axle mechanical suspension
- Bendix ECU and air valves
The REVERE, unveiled to the media and attendees at IANA 2018, is a premium chassis with all post-frame assembly done in the U.S. with U.S.-made products and components. It includes CIMC standard KTL powder coating and is assembled using robotic precision welds and laser metal cutting processes. CIMC processes and standards along with superior component specifications support a 10-Year warranty on all non-wear items, according to the company.
“We’re bringing a special chassis to the North American market,” says Frank Sonzala, CIMC president and CEO. “With the highest quality components supplied by our partners and spec’d as standard equipment on the REVERE, this chassis undoubtedly commands a 10-Year warranty. CIMC continues to benchmark our industry with standards that meet or exceed customer demands. The REVERE is the just the latest in our efforts to transform the intermodal segment.”
The REVERE will carry one 20 ft. or one 40 ft. ISO container. It meets all TOFC, AAR, DOT, FMVSS, ISO, ANSI, SAE and TTMA specifications.