Apex Remembers

It has been 14 years since the attack on American civilians at the world trade centers, military personnel at the Pentagon and the attempted attack on America’s highest elected official, the President of United States of America. For most Americans, the wound from this horrific deed runs deep, and will be etched into our minds and hearts forever.


We remember those who lost their lives on that fateful day in 2001, and the sacrifices and courage of the one’s who gave their lives in an effort to save them. For all of the fire fighters, police officers, military personnel, office workers, cab drivers, and all other people who’s lives were so abruptly altered by this heinous invasion, our prayers go out to their families and friends, who will be missing them today, as will we.

We remember the military personnel who fought against terrorism, and the ones who gave life or limb in that battle for freedom from tyranny, after the towers fell. We remember the ones who are still fighting to keep America and the rest of the free world safe.

Apex Remembers …

Setting the New and Used Equipment Standard

Skilled and Experienced

It takes a team of highly skilled and experience people with an eye for detail and a passion for making it like their own, to make sure a ready to work truck is delivered. Whether your selling new or used roll off trucks, the same attention to detail has to be adhered to, at all times. When dealing with new trucks and roll off equipment, there’s always the possibility of air leaks, electrical issues, hydraulic, oil, or other fluid leaks, and yes, even the occasional engine or transmission issue. At Apex, our inspection technicians are trained to look for these details, in both new and used equipment, and notify the general manager and the repair staff of their findings.
The Apex repair staff is broken into six departments: Light Mechanical, Heavy Mechanical, Fabrication, Hydraulic, Inspection, Detail, Paint and Parts.

First the inspection department will follow a detailed routine while performing up to a 210 point investigation into each truck or piece of equipment, depending on the equipment. This includes, to list a few, the primary and secondary electrical systems, the primary and secondary air systems, the hydraulic systems, the powertrain components, the frame, and suspension system (i.e. travel pads, shocks, springs, trunnions, bushings). They will pay close attention to the peripheral systems, such as roll off hoists, hooklift hoist, grapple booms or front loaders. Smaller items like battery cables, clamps, belts and hoses are also under scrutiny during this phase of the operation. The cab will also be probed to check seats, seat belts, vents, flooring, windows, door handles, mirrors and other important items, and marked for repair. If the repair is minor, it can usually be corrected by the inspection department.
Light Mechanical
Apex light mechanical technicians are second to none in the industry, and will re-inspect the issues sent to them in order to verify the accuracy of the findings and determine if there is any other problems underlying. Light mechanical specializes in electrical troubleshooting, identifying problems in the fuel system, air systems, vacuum problems, braking issues and more. During this process, the equipment undergoes a second inspection around the area of repair. For example, if a technician is repairing or replacing a wiring harness, he will inspect the components around that area, and if he finds anything missed by the inspection department, he will repair it if possible, or add it to the repair order.

Heavy Mechanical
Apex heavy mechanical techs are among the best in the country, and are highly experienced in all phases of mechanical repair. When a truck arrives at their department, they know it has a problem with the engine, transmission, rear end, or some other major component, and they have the expertise to deal with it. Because of the quality of equipment Apex starts out with, these problems are usually not catastrophic to the function of the machine. However, if there is a problem of significance, the Apex heavy mechanical department can handle it, from an engine rebuild or replacement to a transmission overhaul or trunnion replacement. And as with every other department, the heavy mechanical technicians will also inspect the areas around their work for any other defects that may have been missed by the other departments.

The hydraulic department is experienced in all phases of hydraulic troubleshooting, repair and replacement. This gives them the ability to rebuild, reseal or replace any hydraulic component on the equipment, in order to bring the unit back to a fully function state. In addition these technicians are trained in light and heavy mechanical procedures, which gives them the ability to inspect and mark other mechanical issues they may find during the hydraulic repair process.

Apex fabrication technicians are a breed all their own, who can bring the life back to, and reinforce failing parts like roll off hoists, grapple units and major body components, such as dump bodies, rear fenders, frames and more. They are extremely skilled engineers and technicians who are able to create and modify any piece of equipment and make it fit any application thrown their way, including building grapple trucks and roll off trucks from the ground up, from new or used equipment, and make it work ready when you need it.

The Apex detail staff are an exceptional group of individuals, who pay close attention to the markers sent to them by the inspection department, but also have their own inspection process as they go about their tasks. They will be inspecting every inch of a truck for interior flaws, such as broken window cranks, cracked or defaced instrument cluster, missing knobs and buttons, cab light covers, over-worn or torn seats and upholstery, dash and many other interior components. They are committed to giving Apex customers the best environmental experience possible in a truck.

Almost every used piece of equipment that goes through the Apex process makes its way through our paint facility. If it is a truck, it will have the exterior cab painted, the frame and sub frame, as well as any hoist or other peripheral equipment that may be attached. The Apex Equipment paint department is always ready to give a truck the color of the buyer’s choice to match any company fleet.

All of this makes the Apex Equipment team is one of the most specialized teams in the waste and forestry equipment industry.

Gordon Pro Tree Service Talks About The Apex Experience!

Bryan Gordon of Gordon Pro Tree Service, in Buford, Georgia, talks about the need to expand his fleet of forestry and tree equipment, and how Apex Equipment helped him through the process. Mr. Gordon says, “We contacted Lorna Morales, who has done a great job for us from start to finish… we’re very excited about getting this truck into operation, and we are very appreciative of the things that Apex has done to help us get to this point.” He goes on to say, “If you want it done right, especially with the warranty they offer, give them a call and give them the opportunity to help you out, as they have done with us.”

An Apex Testimonial by American Tree Trimmers LLC

American Tree Trimmers LLC gives Apex Equipment kudos for their honesty and upfront sales approach relating to the recent purchase of a refurbished 2001 grapple truck. Willy Finn, owner of American Tree Trimmers LLC says “We got here today, and this truck has been everything we thought and more… If you’re looking to buy a truck, I would go with Apex. They seem, by far, to be the best place to go with.”

Demand For Apex Waste And Forestry Equipment High!

The number of trucks U.S. owned Apex Equipment sells and delivers, has grown exponentially over the last 4 years. Apex has doubled their mechanical and fabricating technicians during this time, in order to meet the demand for the high quality trucks turned out at their West Palm Beach, Florida facility. An Apex spokesperson says, “We believe this to be a direct result of the workmanship that goes into each truck from beginning to end of the Apex process”. Apex Equipment also has an impeccable reputation for support during and after the sale.

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Malone Roofing picks up a Volvo roll off truck from Apex Equipment.

Olivia Malone, with E. Cornell Malone corporation, a roofing company with locations in Mississippi, Louisiana and Florida had this to say about their relationship with Apex Equipment, “We chose Apex for several reasons; location, quality of equipment, and strong communication from the sales department”, and also said, “Pat made sure he listened to our needs before making suggestions. He took our price budget and our concerns, and combed the inventory.” and she said, “I was most impressed with the fact that Apex made sure the equipment was kept in their possession to iron out detail work, so we didn’t inherit a defective machine.”

Like any enterprise, Apex Equipment has endured difficulties and bumps in the road along the way, but still maintains the integrity that has catapulted them to success in the waste and forestry industry, truck and equipment markets. The idea that everyone should be able to get a piece of equipment that just gets the job done when you need it to, and looks good, whether it’s new or used, is still one of the foundational principles of their operation, according to sources at Apex. Apex Equipment understands and believes in the working people, and the companies they run and work for. For this reason, Apex determined, to not only give them the best new or used truck possible, but as fast as humanly possible, depending on the amount of effort that it takes to complete the unit, and make it work ready.

Bill Marvel from Takoma Tree Experts said, “The fast knowledgeable and thorough responses I received, both by email and phone, to many of my questions, made me realize I was dealing with a highly professional and trustworthy company.” He also added, “Apex customer service is second to none, after taking delivery of the truck from Apex, we realized the bank had made an error, and the title was sent to the wrong department. Meanwhile our temporary tag had expired, and despite not being responsible for the banks oversight, Apex sent another temp tag overnight, at no charge.” He noted, “The follow up emails a couple days later, to make sure our driver was on his way safely to Maryland, and providing us with another tag demonstrates the willingness of Apex to follow up after the sale, a winning formula for retaining customers.”

refurbished garbage trucks
Apex Equipment Sales High Quality Garbage Trucks!

The level of service Apex Equipment provides for their customers, and potential customers alike, is refreshing in these modern times of fast paced, quick-handled business transactions, where you hardly know what happened until you wake up three days later with nothing but remorse over the deal you were supposedly getting. Apex owners say, “Our goal from the start, was to do what no one else does… we fix more than the customer can see with the naked eye, so they don’t have to be concerned with how their equipment will perform when it leaves Apex.” Additionally they say, “Our expert team of technicians and their vast wealth of knowledge gives us the ability to troubleshoot problems in route, if the customer has an issue 6 months or even a year down the road, to help prevent other companies, who may not be quite so honest, from taking advantage of them in a time of misfortune. We stand with our customers.”

This is what three Apex team members had to say about their Apex experience.

Dan says, “We stay very busy, and as a mechanic, that’s what I like. Apex gives me the opportunity to do this. And we do our very best, every day, to produce a quality product… all of us.”

Jeremy says, “I originally came to Apex Equipment looking at grapple trucks, and was very impressed by the quality of trucks this company was putting out. Later when I was offered an opportunity to work for Apex, the decision was easy.” He also said, “I have found with Apex, there is no compromise where repairs are concerned, which means my skills and efforts are never undermined, or swept under the rug.” Finally he says, “I feel that Apex is a company I can infuse my set of skills into, and make it even better for customers who are looking for the right options for their business.”

Kyle stated, “Apex certainly follows the mission statement they put forth.” He also said, “They strive to make their used trucks the best money can buy… they sell good trucks that are many times better than that of the competition.” He went on to say, “They do what it takes to satisfy the customer.”

Since their inception, Apex has continued to advance in customer service commitment and satisfaction, and has the sales, and client and affiliate relationships to prove it. Apex has fostered an atmosphere where employees can learn and succeed themselves, and use their knowledge to better enable Apex customers to drive their own businesses to success, by producing the highest quality refurbished equipment in the waste and forestry industry. Apex has aligned themselves with other industry leaders, in order to drive down the cost associated with repairing a used piece of equipment, thereby giving their customers more affordable choices for the quality of product they are choosing. Apex Equipment continues to offer the only power-train warranty that covers trucks from 2002 and up. In addition, they offer their “Rapid Response” roadside help hot-line, in the event a truck ever does go down while on the road.


Dumpsters For Sale! 10 Locations In The United States!

Solutions for Purchasing Dumpsters and Containers

When you need commercial grade waste industry dumpsters or bodies, Apex Equipment is, most assuredly, your one-stop-shop, and the only solution that makes real sense for businesses looking to grow and expand their operations, or simply replace worn equipment. Our continued growth in the waste equipment industry allows Apex to maintain a higher level of supply to meet demand than our competitor, and serves as a springboard for the continued growth of your business and its assets.

dumpsters for sale
Dumpsters For Sale! 10 Locations!

The Apex Container Cooperative

Apex Equipment has formed a coalition with container manufacturers around the United States, in an effort to serve you quicker and more efficiently. These partnerships allow Apex Equipment to offer you a larger variety of containers and bodies at more affordable pricing throughout the country, by keeping shipping cost at a minimum. This means, whether you need 2 containers or 200 containers, Apex is the only company that can deliver affordability right to your front door.

Your Company! Your Containers! Your Colors!

At Apex Equipment, we understand the need for your business to maintain brand awareness and community recognition of your equipment. When you purchase new dumpsters from Apex Equipment, you can choose the colors that are appropriate for your company identity; making sure the integration of your new containers into your fleet is a seamless one. This means, when your cans arrive, you slap on your decals and put them right into the flow, ensuring the clean and highly recognizable color of your brand will be noticed by all of your customers, and assuring them you are ready to work.

Built To Your Specifications

At Apex Equipment, we understand that many companies have specialized needs, and standard containers may not always fit the bill. Whether you need standard duty, heavy duty, bathtub, square bottom, and open-top, enclosed or sealed door containers, Apex Equipment has the resources to fill the order, and get you the equipment you need.

Apex Equipment Sales Inc., joins the National Truck Equipment Association (NTEA)

West Palm Beach, FL, August 7, 2014— Apex Equipment Sales Inc., has become one of the newest distributor members of the National Truck Equipment Association. NTEA provides in-depth technical information, education, and member programs and services, and produces The Work Truck Show®. The Association maintains its administrative headquarters in suburban Detroit and government relations offices in Washington, DC, and Ottawa, Canada. This year the NTEA celebrated its 50 years of service.

“For more than 50 years, the NTEA has dedicated itself to meeting the ever changing needs of the work truck industry and its members. The Association offers an invaluable array of programs and services to support member needs for technical assistance, benchmarking and business improvement resources, industry statistics and market data, timely industry news and updates, and much more,” stated Steve Carey Executive Director for NTEA as he welcomed the Apex Equipment Sales Inc. team to the NTEA.

Apex Equipment Sales, Inc.  is the fastest growing Truck, Trailer, Container, and Parts dealer in the United States carrying only the highest quality equipment built by leaders in the industry. “At Apex Equipment we understand that a majority of our customers’ success relies on the strength of their support system. For this reason, we endeavor to maintain long-term financial success, and stability for our company, in order to ensure that customer companies will have the continued support our products and services offer. Having joined the NTEA means that Apex Equipment has further extended our support network, in this case on a National level,” said William Hyde, Vice President of Apex Equipment Sales Inc.

Established in 1964, the NTEA today represents approximately 1,600 companies that manufacture, distribute, install, sell and repair commercial trucks, truck bodies, truck equipment, trailers and accessories. Buyers of work trucks and the major commercial truck chassis manufacturers also belong to the NTEA.

“Our company is extremely proud to be a member of the industry’s leading trade organization. As a member, we will have unparalleled opportunities to further broaden our services to our customers, “said Jamie Staton, President of Apex Equipment Sales, Inc. Currently, Apex Equipment Sales Inc. is the only used truck dealership able to provide a 2yr- 200,000 mile power train warranty on model years 2001 and newer. Every truck, regardless of the year, make, or model goes through the same 210-point inspection/repair procedure thanks to their highly skilled team of technicians. They make sure each truck gets the attention it needs, before leaving their facilities.


For more information about Apex Equipment Sales Inc. located at 1400 53rd Street, West Palm Beach, Florida, stop in or call (877) 919-0101. You can also visit their official website at www.apexequipment.com

Multiple Career Opportunities Available

Apex Equipment, America’s fastest growing waste industry truck and equipment manufacturer and dealer is accepting resumes for the following positions:

Experienced Commercial Truck Shop Manager:

If you are honest, self-motivated, hard-working, detail oriented and can multi-task; if you have a desire to grow and help others grow, and your hands can work a computer keyboard and a wrench, this is the career you’ve been searching for.

This is not a position for the faint of heart, but a fast paced, energetic position which will challenge your abilities, sharpen your skills, and provide you with a sense of accomplishment that only comes from a job done right.

This is an opportunity to work side by side with, and help manage some of America’s top fabricators and equipment builders.

This position is offered with a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits program, to include health, dental, vision and a 401k retirement plan.

Please visit www.apexequipment.com/careers to find out if this is the career for you.

Experienced Commercial Truck Diesel Mechanic:

If you are honest, self-motivated, hardworking, and a team player; if you have at least 2 years of hands-on, professional mechanical experience with Mack, Cat, Volvo, and Cummins engines, you may have a future with Apex Equipment.

Team up with some of the best techs in the business, and have the opportunity to troubleshoot and work on everything from engines, transmissions, rears and suspension, to electrical and hydraulic issues on almost every style of class 7 and 8 trucks in the waste industry.

Expand your horizons with new and greater challenges; become more versatile as we grow and become more versatile, in order to serve our customers better. Learn new techniques, and keep up with standards, through classes and continued training.

This position is offered with a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits program, to include health, dental, vision and a 401k retirement plan.

Please visit www.apexequipment.com/careers to find out if this is the career for you.


Experienced Equipment Fabricator:

If you are honest, self-motivated, hardworking, and a team player; if you have at least 2 years hands-on, professional fabrication experience building implements, working on heavy equipment, commercial or military equipment, this may be the career you’ve been working toward.

Start your career in the right direction with the fastest growing equipment dealer in the U.S.A. Work with some of the best welders and fabricators in the country, challenge your skills, and take your experience to new heights.

This position is offered with a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits program, to include health, dental, vision and a 401k retirement plan.

Please visit www.apexequipment.com/careers to find out if this is the career for you.


Experienced Parts/Sales Person:

If you are honest, self-motivated, hardworking, and a team player, detail oriented and well organized; if you have at least 2 years of experience with waste industry parts and equipment, the next stage of your career could be here.

You can work with some of the most knowledgeable sales people in the industry, while challenging your sales and service abilities to new levels of growth.

This position is offered with a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits program, to include health, dental, vision and a 401k retirement plan.

Please visit www.apexequipment.com/careers to find out if this is the career for you.

Roll Off Truck Parts Sales

Apex Roll Off Trucks Parts Integration

The Apex Equipment brand is quickly becoming synonymous with the waste industry term roll off trucks for sale. And with that, we are moving forward, with our continuing mission, to make Apex Equipment the one stop shop for waste and recycling companies around the globe. It has long been our goal, to not only make sure that refuse companies get the best used roll off trucks their money can buy, but to also provide the peripheral supplies that come with owning and maintaining a roll off truck.

Apex Equipment is proud to introduce our Roll Off Truck Parts department. Apex will be providing parts and products from some of the top name manufacturers in the world. Not only will an Apex customer be able to buy high quality pre-owned roll off trucks with a warranty, but they will also be able to buy the parts they need to repair and maintain their current fleet, whether it be one roll off truck, or one hundred roll off trucks. The best part, Apex Parts and Products division will also be backed by the acclaimed Apex customer service, making sure Apex clients get all the help they need locating and securing the right roll off truck parts and products for their fleet.

Parts Department Access

The Apex Equipment roll off truck parts division’s communication support system has been divided into two branches. 1.) Telephone access to the Apex Equipment parts department will be available at the Apex main toll free line, 877-919-0101. Callers will be greeted by a live representative, this will allow us to make sure a customer’s call is passed rapidly to the parts department, and that the customer care process is handled expeditiously. As always our knowledgeable staff will assist callers in finding the roll off truck parts they need. 2.) Web access to the Apex Equipment parts department is made available via the Apex website. The roll off truck parts section of the website will be broken into, a.) Manufacturer Section, to make it easy for website visitors to readily navigate to the roll off truck parts they need, based on the part manufacterer. b.) Part Type, which gives our website visitors categories of types, such as roll off hoist parts, or hooklift hoist parts. c.) Part Search, which allows our website visitors to type in specific keywords, and find the parts they need. There will be a secure shopping cart for quick and easy purchasing. This will allow our customers to get their parts orders out even quicker. The Apex roll off truck parts catalog will also have as much information about each part as possible, to help clients choose the right part the first time.

At Apex Equipment, we aunderstand how busy and demanding a business can be. Every service and product we implement is with the intent of making our clients business run smoother, for them and their employees.

New Roll Off Dump Style Containers For Sale

roll off dump container
Just when you think you’ve seen it all, someone comes up with something new. Ok, maybe it’s not new, but it is fresh, especially when it comes from the Apex team. For those times when you only have roll off trucks available, and you need a dump body, because the material you are handling makes opening a conventional roll off container door not an option… Apex gives you the roll off slash dump container.

Some loads are just to dangerous to swing open the side hinged door of a typical roll off container. With any roll off box, depending on how it’s loaded, (especially if machine loaded), and the type of cargo it will carry, the weight of the load can be distributed across the entire face of the door. When the door latch is released the material presses outward, most of the time from the top of the load down, prematurely spilling, before the body is raised. This creates a scenario where the operator can potentially be hit by falling debris, especially if you have any tumbling, and has to cross the exiting material to finish opening the door and secure it to the side of the can before completing the dumping process. Afterwards, the operator must manually close it again, by swinging it around the entire width of the rear of the truck, before securing it and driving away.

The Apex roll off dump container solves that problem by hinging the door at the top rather than the sides, like a standard dump body. When it is time to empty the contents of the roll off box, the operator simply has to unscrew the screw latch, and release the lever latch. Because the door is hinged at the top, the load will be forced to despense from the bottom, depending on the type of material your are handling. The load wedges itself against the top, resulting in less spillage, and the driver can now return to the cab and raise the hoist. When the hoist is raised, sufficient weight is applied against the door, by the force of gravity, which causes the door to give at the bottom, forcing the load downward as it is expelled from the can. Once the the load is has been dumped, the door will close itself as the hoist is lowered, leaving only the need to latch the door. The beauty is, it’s still a roll container. If you find your self in need of a typical container for construction and residential use, you can off load the box and pick up a side hinged container quickly, and be back in business.

If it says Apex, It’s ready to work!