Today, General Truck Body has expanded its offerings through two divisions located in Houston, Texas. The Custom Manufacturing Division offers turn-key efficiencies in handling product development from concept through completion in the context of truck body manufacturing. Our approach to design engineering blends the scientific with the practical to ensure the best results for our customer. We integrate complete system requirements including electrical, electronics, data acquisition/instrumentation, hydraulic and heating/air conditioning. Custom Manufacturing Division engineers to the customer’s environmental needs, be it for personnel, animal, sensitive equipment, perishables or a variety of challenging customer requests.
The Truck Equipment Division of General Truck Body represents manufacturers known for the durability of their products. General Truck Body can provide the right equipment combination for any commercial truck application and can customize to meet customer’s specific transportation requirements. Truck bodies featured include service bodies, flatbeds, goosenecks, dumps, hoists, liftgates, cranes and a variety of van shelving and toolboxes. General is a Commercial Truck Pool for Chevrolet, Dodge, Ford and GMC trucks. Reliable repair and service work is performed at General by factory trained and certified technicians.
In 1961, Morris Levitch established General Truck Body in Houston, Texas, 42 years after his father had originated the company. Barbara Levitch Paull purchased the company in 1984 and now serves as President and CEO. Her son, Josh Paull, represents the fourth generation of family ownership and management.
General Truck Body is a certified woman-owned business located in a Federal HUB Zone. Certifications include: The City of Houston, The State of Texas, and Women’s Business Enterprise Alliance. General is recognized as a Small Business, SIC Codes 3713, 3715, 3799; NAICS Code 336211 and 336212.