Steel van bodies are critical in helping contractors and technicians working in a wide variety of jobs improve productivity and efficiency. Reading calls on over 60 years of innovation and experience to produce the most durable, dependable and effective van bodies available on the market. All of our steel van storage and commercial van shelving solutions are designed and manufactured in the U.S. using premium materials that are strong enough to stand up to your most rigorous daily applications.

Reading’s steel service vans feature premium A60 coating-weight steel construction and our exclusive Triple Protection E-coat primer and powder coat finish to offer unbeatable durability over the long haul. Providing secure and organized storage for your tools and equipment and a protected work area, service vans allow you to work in the field just as efficiently as you do in your shop. Weather-proofing and theft-resistant features provide peace of mind that your mobile workspace is protected, allowing you to concentrate on the job at hand.

Our steel service vans include more standard and exclusive features than any other service vans on the market and are backed by our industry-leading, six-year warranty. Thanks to our conveniently located up-fit centers and network of North America-based authorized distributors, we’re able to offer the economically priced steel service van bodies you require, along with the personalized service and attention to detail of a smaller, more local company.


When you’re searching for the best steel service vans in the industry, Reading Body sets the bar for durability, functionality and performance. Our Ready Van SL offers exceptional value in the toughest service van on the market. From durable, heavy-duty construction using galvanized steel to secure, weathertight doors and compartments, these van bodies will stand the test of time.

Reading Truck Body offers superior steel van storage solutions, delivering ample enclosed work spaces and additional outside-accessible storage compartments. An interior sliding bulkhead door allows for access to tools and materials from the cab, while the exterior dual drop-down rear door offers trouble-free loading and carrying of items up to 10’ in length. The Ready Van SL comes with dual side commercial van shelving units, small part storage compartments and bright, LED-powered overhead lighting for an organized and professional mobile workshop.

Our steel van shelving systems are loaded with all the standard features you’ve come to expect from a Reading steel service van. Models include Aluma-Fill fuel cups that guard against scratches and scuffs during fueling, Dual-Pro door seal systems that lock out moisture and harmful elements and stainless-steel, bolt-on hinges for smooth and reliable operation.

Ready Van SL steel service vans are designed for easy cab access and include pooched, frame-mounted bumpers with slip-resistant step surfaces that keep employees safe and prevent body damage. Models come in 57″ and 75″ compartment height layouts, your choice of steel or translucent roof types and four different size compartment openings based on your specific requirements.

Optional locking systems are also available for remote locking control of all body compartments, audible confirmations, security systems and additional hands-free Latch-Matic Smart-Shield activating door lock technology.