Utility One Source today announced the introduction of its Single-Man Cab & Chassis, Digger Derrick Configuration to the industry, a dynamic, one-of-a-kind unit; its cutting-edge design serving as manifestation of end-user feedback, and its assembly perfected for performance in the field. Boasting a Terex Commander 6060 Digger atop a UOS-optimized Peterbilt 365 6×6, the ability to drive virtually anywhere is the first perk for this unique unit.

In the pursuit of structural optimization on the unit’s exclusive pole carrier package, UOS’ team of engineering experts wanted to ensure its simultaneous ability to withstand rugged terrain, endure vigorous force in the field, all while maintaining unparalleled versatility. The team’s mastery in accommodating these needs echoes throughout the configuration’s superior spec, which now comes loaded with powerful features; a custom rack design that maintains legal width for highway drivability, expandable side racks that contribute superior right-of-way pole carrying performance, and outrigger extensions which offer digger derrick stability on a higher frame, to name just a few. Similarly, application-focused optimization reigned supreme in the development of the unit’s innovative 1-man cab. What ensued was a compelling cab modification, supplementing the already-proven spec of the Peterbilt chassis with adaptable enhancements, such as side-of-cab butterfly wings, a superlative top-of-cab work light package with superior right-of-way visibility, and a back-of-cab roll-up door that now allows rear entry while poles are present – and still maintaining a Tier 4 engine.

The creation of the 1-Man Cab Configuration demonstrates Utility One Source’s commitment to customer-centricity, while serving as the single-source supplier of solutions to the utility and heavy equipment markets. Please see below for more on the full spec. For questions on the new configuration, please contact info@u1source.com.

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2015 Peterbilt 365 6×6

    Paccar PX9 Tier-4 Diesel Engine / 370HP
    Allison 3000RDS Automatic Transmission
    FAWR: 22,000 lbs. / RAWR: 40,000 lbs. (AWD)
    Hendrickson HMX400 Suspension
    Electronic Instrumentation Panel w/ Graphics Display
    Back-Up & Side Camera, SmartNav
    Sirius Satellite Radio, AM/FM, A.C.Heat

State-of-the-Art UOS 1-Man Cab & Chassis

    Rear Entry Roll-Up Door
    Maximum Work Light Package Top-of-Cab
    Butterfly Wings on Side-of-Cab Hood
    Structurally Designed & Reinforced Cab
    Factory Peterbilt Dash & Steering Column Modified for Structural Cab

Terex Commander 6060 Digger Derrick​

    38,050 lbs. Maximum Capacity
    21.3’ – 34.3’ Horizontal Reach
    34.4’ – 60’ Sheave Height
    Continuous, Unrestricted Rotation
    Self-Aligning Swivel Ball Bushings
    Full-Pressure, Open Center Controls

Robust Pole Carrier Package

    Custom Rack Design for Legal Highway Width
    Expandable Side Racks
    Front Bumper Winch
    Pull Plate & Pintle Hitch
    Outrigger Extensions / Digger Derrick Stability
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