Control vans provide a centralized control station that will help to improve operating efficiency, provide a healthier operating environment and improve site safety.
From humble beginnings as a place to park the genset out of the rain, power vans/control trailers have evolved to become the centralized control point of the entire crushing spread.
The modern control trailer plays a key role in improving operating efficiency and providing a healthier and safer work site for everyone.
Read about the evolution of the control van here. (Opens in a new window.)
Standard features include a 6x10' control tower with a platform and railings, emergency ladder, tower to trailer stairs, hydraulic scissor lift, steel side door with locking striker, crank down ground-to-trailer stairs with handrails and landing; a 17-ft. partitioned generator room with floor grate and Double walled 7774 liters / 2050 U.S. gallon envirotank c/w locking cap and fuel level indicator. But
Control Trailers can be customized to meet individual requirements.
Custom door, axle arrangements, and tower configurations allow us to build a piece of equipment that meets your needs. (LtoR) Triaxle with 6x10' tower, No control tower with windows and separate entrances, tower in the rear of the trailer with swing open barn doors in front of the van, Two side doors with triaxle.
• Power Pack
• 3 Switches
• 3 Wiper Arms & Blades
Uses its own high-pressure air pump not a fan to deliver a high volume of dual filtered air into the enclosure which then has a positive air pressure on the inside. When the enclosure has a positive pressure, dirt is forced out of the doors, windows, and other unsealed areas instead of being drawn into the enclosure.
Hydraulic run-on leveling legs are especially useful in control vans where the genset has been placed in the front of the trailer and accessed through swing open barn doors.
enables safe 360-degree access to the tower exterior for window cleaning and maintenance.
(Above) ELRUS 53' Control Van Package shown with optional: reverse tower and front swing open barn doors.