About Us

Future Line Manufacturing is a vertically integrated design, manufacturing and distribution organization located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  Future Line is recognized as the innovative leader in design and manufacturing the most advanced aluminum "work ready" truck bodies.  The company is also an industry leader in the development of innovative accessories including tool boxes, dump gate actuators, and ladder racks.

Future Line specializes in the manufacturing of aluminum truck bodies from 1/2 ton to Class 8 truck applications.  Aircraft grade aluminum is utilized for strength, it's light weight and corrosive resistance properties.  All Future Line bodies are 40 to 50 percent lighter than comparable steel bodies.  

Customization Options

If you can imagine it, we can make it happen!  Our work truck customization options range from ladder racks tool boxes and bulkheads.  Here is a partial list of the customization options we offer:

  • Size: Future Line Manufacturing is able to build our truck bodies and tool boxes to your exact specifications.
  • Material: Future Line Manufacturing tool boxes come in a variety for materials including aluminum, stainless steel, powder coated and more
  • Access: Looking for drop down sides on your Platform body?  What about a two piece door or an extra gate for your Grain body?  Future Line Manufacturing can customize your truck body to meet any accessibility needs
  • Grain Chute: Looking to save time on the job?  Customize your work truck with multiple grain chutes
  • Ladder Racks: Add a ladder rack on your or van for easy hauling
  • Tool Boxes: Improve your storage space with top tool boxes, underbody tool boxes or side swing tool boxes from Future Line Manufacturing
  • Tailgate Release: We can customize your for a 12 Volt Electric Tailgate Release or Manual Single Lever Tailgate Release
  • Cab Shield: Add that bonus safety feature to your contractor body with a 1/4" or 1/2" cab shield
  • Hoist: Get the most out of your truck body with a trailer hoist
Future Line Manufacturing offers the above customization options and so much more!
  • While Aluminum may be more substantial initial investment, the longer life-span, savings on maintenance, and reduction in fuel costs will more than offset your costs.
  • High strength-to-weight ratio.
  • Aluminum truck bodies are about 50% lighter than steel.
  • Aluminum allows you to increase your fuel mileage.
Future Line Product Line
Quality... Efficiency... Durability - That's how Future Line products are designed and manufactured.  Our customers know that we are continuously upgrading the designs and assembly process to make Future Line the best in the industry. 
The bottom line is Future Line offers one of the most comprehensive product lines in both standard and custom applications. And, we are able to customize any of our products to fit your specific job needs. 

The future of the truck equipment business means versatility! Building custom steel and aluminum equipment to our customer specifications, as well as providing a wide selection of the top truck equipment brands available. Future Line also troubleshoots hydraulic systems, rejuvenates used dump bodies, and other types of used truck equipment.

Future line carries a large inventory supply for new installations in our service center. We provide quick and quality new installations along with parts replacement service for all your truck equipment needs. As you can see we have 5 service bays to provide this service and a over the counter parts supply store. We have certified technicians and parts service personal to install new snow plows, Salt and sand spreaders, truck bodies or even if you just need a replacement part.

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