Over 16 years’ experience in Truck repair, Heavy Duty Towing, and Recovery. Rockwell Diffs, Cummins Engine Parts, Brake Boosters, Eaton Fuller Gearboxes, Turbo Chargers, Alternators & Compressors.
The business began as a mobile repair service in 2000, after some time in operation, the business grew to be a one-stop workshop for repairing commercial vehicles. Due to the nature of our business, we saw the demand for towing services, so we decided to start a 24 hour towing and recovery division. We have branches in Benoni, Melmoth in KwaZulu Natal, and Makuti in Zimbabwe.
We strive to make our customers feel like part of our friendly family. We develop strong relationships and trust with our clients by going all out to make sure that their vehicles are repaired and ready to run as quickly as practically possible. For our regular customers, we develop payment plans for major repairs.
Communication in an African language is an advantage for our business and gives a better understanding of the problem and makes it faster to resolve.
Some of our commercial clients include SAPS, Bidvest, BMG Logistics, Trafalgar, Unitrans, Transnet, and Reef Tankers to name a few.
Our yard is 25 000m² in size comprising of a workshop, panel beating facility, and diesel yard. Additionally, we also have a 10 000m² holding yard.
Truck Repair Service. Prompt, Reliable. No Hassles. Here’s why. When your truck or bus has a breakdown or accident, DPT provides excellent repair services to get you back on the road.
Truck and Bus Repairs — Our workshop in Benoni offers major truck repair services including engines, gearboxes, diff steering boxes, mechanical or structural repairs, electronic wiring repair, and panel beating.
Our Workshop can accommodate up to 28 trucks at a time. Safety is guaranteed when vehicles are under our care.
Engine Service Exchange – DPT carries an extensive stock of spare parts and engines to ensure you will get back on the road fast.
Used Trucks – A cost-effective option for quickly replacing a severely damaged truck.
Large fleet of trucks – DPT also has a truck rental option, to keep your business going while your truck is undergoing repairs.
Branches in Makuti in Zimbabwe and Melmoth in KwaZulu Natal for towing and minor engine repairs.
Expert Truck Repair Services — Mechanics and technicians are trained to the highest standards.
Hands-on owner involvement.
DPT strives to build a good relationship with our customers, more especially the drivers.
Payment terms are available for qualified customers.
Competitive Comprehensive Contracts — A DPT contract for bus and truck breakdown services backs you up on the road.
Partnership with Insurance Companies — Complete integrity. Fixed rates and Guaranteed service.
DPT is a member of the National Commercial Towing Association of South Africa (NCTSA).
50 New Modder Road, Benoni, Gauteng
0861 TRUCKS (878 257) 011 423 2777 (+26) 371 280 6153 ZIM (+26) 377 730 3982 ZIM
010 593 5773
Commercial Truck and Trailer Repairs and Engine Repairs and Exchanges.
DPT specialises in repairing / diagnostics of American trucks namely Cummins, Detroit Diesel and Cat, engine and gearbox exchange service.
At our premises in Benoni, we offer an upmarket workshop rendering the following services:
We offer complete in-house repairs for heavy-duty trucks, including repairs of Cummins, Detroit Diesel and Cat engines, Rockwell diffs, and Eaton Fuller gearboxes.
Truck & Trailer Wiring
DPT is one of the few repair centres that specialise in heavy-duty truck and trailer wiring for American truck brands. We are experts in vehicle computer diagnostics and truck wiring harness repairs and troubleshooting for a wide range of harness and transmission systems, including Cummins, CAT, Detroit Diesel, Autoshift, and Ultrashift.
Service Exchange Solutions
We perform engine and gearbox exchange solutions for American trucks namely Cummins, Detroit Diesel, Cat, Freightliner, and International. We also exchange a wide range of mechanical units, including Rockwell diffs, Eaton Fuller gearboxes, cylinder heads, turbochargers, starters, alternators, compressors, clutch kits, air valves, and brake boosters.
For repair jobs to the value of R200,000 or more, we offer our clients the use of our courtesy trucks. So you can stay on the road and minimise your downtime.
In our yard, we have a well-equipped auto body workshop that can accommodate the largest trucks and equipment.
Call 0861 TRUCKS (878 257) right now for a quote on repairs.
TRUCK TOWING & RECOVERY
24-hour towing and recovery service for heavy-duty vehicles DPT specialises in heavy-duty truck towing and recovery.
We offer a 24-hour, 7 days week service throughout Southern Africa, including South Africa, Namibia, Angola, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia, and Mozambique. If you appoint DPT to do the repairs on your truck, we will tow your truck to our workshop at a reduced rate. Load protection and recovery and load clean up. We can lift, reposition, or salvage your load and relocate it. We offer load protection, deploying armed guards to protect your valuable cargo. We also offer load clean-up services to ensure that the area is left clean and safe as quickly as possible, in compliance with road traffic regulations. We don’t deal with hazardous materials, however, but we will gladly refer you to a supplier who specialises in this work. State-of-the-art towing equipment. We use state of the art wreckers and heavy winching equipment to handle the most complex recovery operations. Mountain passes, busy highways, remote locations, bad weather, extreme heat, torrential rain – we’ve been dealing with every possible eventuality since 2004.
Equipment Rental Services DPT also offers rental services on equipment such as loaders, skips, and forklifts. Call 0861 TRUCKS (878 257) to speak to us about our equipment rental services. Scene Cleanup Services As a separate service, DPT has a range of Tippers, TLB’s, Skip Bins, and Loaders to assist with accident scene cleanups.