Our Approach

Who we are

For more than 30 years, Transport Equipment Company has provided the Southeast U.S. with quality truck bodies, parts, and services.

As a privately-owned company, we understand the importance and the need for true customer service.  It is our commitment to provide quality products and even more, our utmost importance is to provide the best customer service available in this industry. We understand the importance of providing products on time to meet the needs of our customers.

Our Story


We cover all your truck equipment needs with the most comprehensive product lines in the country.

Our sales department, incorporated with a full parts department, offers numerous accessories and replacement items to serve you after the sale as well.

Our facility is located in Albany, Ga., on U.S. Highway 82, just 35 miles west of I-75.

Meet the Team

Transport Equipment Company was founded in 1981 by Fred Dent and M.C. Powell. Today Transport Equipment is owned and operated by David Dent.

With more than 100 years of combined sales experience, Transport Equipment caters to municipalities, truck dealers and fleets.

David Dent

President & CEO

Steve DeReus

Marketing Manager

David Dowdy

Sales Manager

Blake Stewart

Parts Manager