Blog Archives

Say What? Custom Audiology Vehicles

Today’s blog focuses on mobile audiology units. Recently, we have seen an uptick in interest for these unique mobile medical vehicles. We have worked with several clients in recent months to select the right chassis and draw-up the best floorplan to create the custom vehicle they really need. Keep reading to learn more about some […]

In The News

In this blog we show you what others say about us and our custom law enforcement vehicles, bookmobiles, medical vehicles and more. LAW ENFORCEMENT VEHICLES WAYNE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ADDS MOBILE COMMAND CENTER April 3, 2023 The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office recently took delivery of their new mobile command center vehicle designed by LDV Custom […]

LDV’s Retrofit Service

Refreshing aging trucks with new technology. In this blog, we will show you some of our many projects that showcase LDV’s ability to update and improve an existing vehicle by retrofitting with modern technology. LDV’s retrofit service performs basic inspections on all of the components, vehicle structure, locks, lights, electronics, all chassis fluids and more […]

SWAT and Tactical Vehicles

LDV has been designing and building SWAT and tactical units since our early beginnings. These custom vehicles range from small, agile units on the Ford Transit or Sprinter chassis all the way up to the walk-in style van and even cab chassis units. In recent months, we have delivered some truly incredible trucks and wanted […]

Tool Truck Customer Focus – Brian Barker

In this blog we feature one of many customer’s awesome tool truck designs. Highlighting Brain Barker’s killer custom Peterbilt, this 22-foot tool truck not only looks great, but its the result of years of experience in the field. “I originally started with Snap-on back in 1997 as an assistant to my original Snap-on dealer and […]

Summer Spruce Up! – Tool Trucks

In today’s blog, we are talkin’ tool truck maintenance. Over the last several years we have assembled some helpful Tech Tips and How-To videos to keep your truck in top condition. If you take proper care of your LDV custom tool truck, it will provide you with years of worry-free service. CLEAN AND LUBRICATE LOCKS […]

Considerations for your New Command Center

In this blog, we highlight some features that you should consider when creating your command center wishlist. Equipping the truck with these carefully considered components will ensure you are ready for any situation. TELESCOPING MAST WITH SURVEILLANCE CAMERAS Adding a non-locking, telescoping rear mast is a great way to stay aware of the surroundings. These […]

Command Center Considerations

In this blog, we highlight some features that you should consider when creating your command center wishlist. Equipping the truck with these carefully considered components will ensure you are ready for any situation. TELESCOPING MAST WITH SURVEILLANCE CAMERAS Adding a non-locking, telescoping rear mast is a great way to stay aware of the surroundings. These […]

Welding Strong Bonds & Futures

Here at LDV, our Fabrication Department is responsible for bringing everything together, quite literally. They cut, weld and bend metal to create features to be installed in different vehicles, install our house made parts such as running boards and battery boxes, and so more. Plus, they are responsible for many of our industry-exclusive features like […]

8,000 Square Miles, One Truck and a Full Tank of Hope

Kern County Department of Human Services Mobile Office Kern County in the southern portion of California is the third largest in the state, encompasses over 8,000 square miles of land area and is the fifth largest county in the United States. The total population of the county is about 917,000, with Bakersfield being the largest […]

Graphics On The Go

Graphics are an important part of your custom vehicle build. They create a great first impression to those around the community seeing it for a first time while also acting as an advertisement for your organization. This doesn’t just pertain to law enforcement vehicles either. Bookmobiles, mobile medical clinics, tool trucks, and more all benefit […]

Well Equipped Equipment Vehicles

For those working for utility companies, public works or municipalities, it’s not just the staff you have responding on a scene that makes a difference. It’s also having the vital equipment needed on hand to make sure your jobs can be done correctly and effectively.  Having a vehicle that can not only hold your equipment […]