53' Chassis Example

Intermodal Chassis

Stoughton Trailers is an industry leader in transportation equipment manufacturing. Our Wisconsin intermodal chassis plants are located 100 short miles from the Chicagoland intermodal rail yard, providing convenient and cost effective delivery of new chassis products. Our manufacturing expertise and precision allows us to produce the highest quality trailers and offer the most dependable intermodal chassis for sale in the market today. We are dedicated to finding a solution for you that not only works, but is reliable and profitable as well.

Stoughton Trailers is one of the largest intermodal chassis manufacturers in North America. We are expanding our chassis manufacturing capacity to meet the needs of the transportation industry. Learn more about our expansion plans in our press release. As well as news stories in the Wisconsin State Journal, WISC TV, and Wall Street Journal

On January 11, 2022, our Evansville WI Plant received ISO 9001:2015 certification for the production of our painted chassis. We are proud of our team members for this important achievement which is a testimony to our commitment to manufacture the highest quality products. Stoughton Trailers is the only chassis manufacturing company in North America to receive ISO 9001:2015 certification. 

We build and design our intermodal chassis to handle any transportation demand, while paying close attention to the details. This is where we stand apart. Our standard container chassis handles 53’ hi-cube containers and include:

Gooseneck Design

Our box-beam gooseneck design allows for strength specific placement of material for added strength.

Transition Area

Dual web combined with torsion resistant crossmember and high strength tension strap.

Reinforcement

Truss style reinforcement that extends from landing gear rearward.

Integration

The integrated slide rail and 4-pin van style slider suspensions provide greater alignment accuracy and ease of maintenance.

Intermodal Chassis Built to Your Specifications

Stoughton Trailers has the design capabilities and experience to build intermodal chassis to your custom specifications. Our broad product line can transport ISO containers in lengths of 20, 40, 45, 48 and 53 feet. Several options exist for sizes: there are 26', 40' and 53' lengths. Tandem, wide spread, tri-axle and extendable models are available for quote in several lengths. Please "request a quote" below, provide your ideal specifications, and our intermodal chassis experts will contact you to discuss your needs and provide a custom quotation.

 

Gooseneck Design Chassis Request a Quote Brochure
Accuride 22.5X8.25 Hub Pilot steel disc wheel w/ 5HH, White Powdercoat
40' 53'
Base Model CCGN-40T

Carries (1) 40’ ISO 67,200 lbs. MGW container.

Meets All DOT, FMVSS, AAR (including appendix G), ANSI, SAE, TTMA certifications / practices
CC3GN-53T-S Container Chassis
53' Gooseneck Tandem Slider

Carries (1) 53’ Domestic 72,000 lbs. MGW container.

Meets All DOT, FMVSS, AAR (including appendix G), ANSI, SAE, TTMA certifications / practices
Length Overall - 40’-0" (excluding front bolster) Overall - 53’-0"
Width Overall - 96" Overall - 96"
Height Overall - 48" (to top of rear bolster) Overall - 48"
Tare Weight 6,600 lbs. (+/-2%) 7200 lbs. (+/-2%)
GVWR Rating 73,800 lbs. 74,200 lbs.
Capacity / GVWR 20,000 lbs. GAWR per axle w maximum GVWR of 73,800 lbs. One 53’ Hi-Cube container w maximum GVWR of 74,200 lbs
Suspension Hutchens 9700T Undermount Tandem Suspension w/3-leaf hi-arch springs Hutchens 9700T 2-leaf H-326 springs, Hutchens Series 10 slider, 40" Frame width, 178-12" upper rail
Axle Meritor 5" tubular beam, 1/2" wall, 71-1/2" track, 22,500 lb. capacity, tapered spindles, 16-1/2" x 7" Q Brake, Haldex 28 spline 5.5” automatic slack adjusters Meritor, Available in (2) track width configurations:

1. 71.5" track 5" round, 1/2" thick wall N spindle, 22,500 lbs. capacity
2. 77.5" track 5" round 5/8" thick wall N spindle, 22,500 lbs. capacity.

16-1/2"X7" standard FMSI (4515), MA212A Q-Brake lining. Haldex 28 spline 5.5" automatic slack adjusters. 
Brakes Wabco 2S/1M ABS, Sealco 110500 spring brake valve, Phillips 12-0081/12-0061 ss filtered gladhands, Haldex Gold Seal 3030 type long stroke chambers, meets requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 121 Wabco 2S/1M ABS, Sealco 110500 spring brake valve, Phillips 12-0081/12-0061 ss filtered gladhands, Haldex Gold Seal 3030 type long stroke chambers, meets requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 121
Wheels Accuride 22.5X8.25 Hub Pilot steel disc wheel w/ 5HH, White Powdercoat Accuride 22.5X8.25 Hub Pilot steel disc wheel w/ 5HH, White Powdercoat
Oil Seals Stemco Guardian Stemco w/ Chevron Delco SF
Tires 11R22.5 Double Coin IM105 14 ply 11R22.5 Double Coin IM105 14 ply

Landing Gear Jost A440, 62,500 lb capacity, 17” travel, two speed vertical, tubular legs with 10" x 10" heavy duty, low profile shoes and axles. Jost A440, 62,500 lb capacity, 17” travel, two speed vertical, tubular legs with 10" x 10" heavy duty, low profile shoes and axles.
Main Frame Fabricated gooseneck I-Beam, 5” @ 16 lb./ft. GR50 I beam steel, Rear main beam 12” @ 19 lb./ft. GR50 steel rolled I-Beam. Crossmembers 9-3/4” deep X 7 Ga. One-piece cross channel w/integral gusset, 3/8” X 4-1/2” tension strap at beam transition. Fabricated gooseneck I-beam, 4-1/16" x 8" box, 40" outside width. Rear main beam to be 12" at 16 lb/ft GR 50 steel rolled I-beam. 10" deep x 7 ga. crossmembers at landing gear. 5-1/2" deep x 10 ga crossmembers from landing gear to rear. w/integral trapezoidal gusset at each crossmember. 3/8" x 4-1/2" tension strap at beam transition. Diagonal braces from rear bolster forward to landing gear.
Upper Coupler S.A.E. king pin, AAR rated, 30" setting measured from rear of bolster.

5/16" HSLA steel pick up plate.
S.A.E. king pin, AAR rate, 36" setting measured from rear of bolster.

1/4" HSLA steel plate spanning main frame.
Front Bolster Fabricated ¼” hi-tensile steel with container guide and reinforcement gussets, fabricated corners, Buffers #1213 LH/RH locking.

Bolster includes recessed protection for air couplers, electrical connector.
Fabricated hi-tensile steel, Front bolster assembly provides container guide. Locking pins to be Buffers USA #1213 LH & RH.

Bolster includes recessed protection for air couplers, electrical connector and guide for container tunnel.
Rear Bolster Fabricated hi-tensile steel with bolster gusseted to main frame for AAR application.

Buffers #1207 LH/RH Twistlocks @ 89” centers.
Fabricated hi-tensile steel, fabricated hi-tensile steel with bolster gusseted to main frame for AAR application. 

Buffers #1207 LH/RH Twistlocks @ 89” centers.
Electrical 12 volt system, PetersonPATRIOT modular wiring harness, 7-way socket, Peterson LuminX single diode LED, Clearance, stop, turn, and marker lamps. 12 volt system, PetersonPATRIOT modular wiring harness, 7-way socket, Peterson LuminX single diode LED, Clearance, stop, turn, and marker lamps.
Bumper Drop type meets DOT and TC requirements plus (2) steel dock bumpers welded in place. Drop type meets DOT requirements plus (2) steel dock bumpers welded in place.

Bolt-on 3-piece drop bumper to be 22" above ground and 94" long with recess for conspicuity treatment. Horizontal member to have anti-snag end caps and anti-slip tread on upper surface. 
Mudflaps 24" x 30” anti-sail mudflaps with 45 degree corner. 24" x 24" anti-sail mudflaps.
Painting Entire frame grit-blasted, then coated with zinc rich epoxy primer, minimum dry film above top profile 1-mil oven cured. Topcoat is black acrylic urethane enamel minimum dry film above top profile 2-mil oven cured oven cured. Entire frame grit-blasted, then coated with zinc rich epoxy primer, minimum dry film above top profile 1-mil oven cured. Topcoat is black acrylic urethane enamel minimum dry film above top profile 2-mil oven cured oven cured.

Wabco 2S/1M ABS, Sealco 110500 spring brake valve, Phillips 12-0081/12-0061 ss filtered gladhands, Haldex Gold Seal 3030 type long stroke chambers, meets requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 121

11R22.5 Double Coin IM105 14 ply
11R22.5 Double Coin IM105 14 ply

Accuride 22.5X8.25 Hub Pilot steel disc wheel w/ 5HH, White Powdercoat
Accuride 22.5X8.25 Hub Pilot steel disc wheel w/ 5HH, White Powdercoat
Accuride 22.5X8.25 Hub Pilot steel disc wheel w/ 5HH, White Powdercoat