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With a presence in eight African countries including Zambia, Henred Fruehauf is a comprehensive one-stop shop for trailers, and one of Africa's most influential authority on trailer manufacturing. The company makes a range of trailers, including custom designed trailers and refurbished trailers. It also rents out trailers, supplies spares for trucks and trailers, including tyres, rims and batteries, and offers maintenance and repair services. In Zambia Henred Fruehauf has depots in Lusaka, Chipata, Ndola and Kitwe.
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Henred Fruehauf is dedicated to the manufacturing and supplying of trailers, together with a full range of related products and services. Having been in operation for over 30 years, Henred Fruehauf has grown to become a powerful player in the market, currently producing 400 trailers per month.

The company is the largest manufacturer of trailers and allied products in South Africa, and has a presence in several other African countries.

Henred Fruehauf has a total of six factories, six repair centres and 46 parts depots. This extensive infrastructure enables it to provide customers with a complete trailer and transport solution package. All of the company's manufacturing plants are staffed with qualified engineers, designing trailers according to client requirements.

Contact point for all trailer enquiries

For all enquiries on both new and used trailers, your contact is Victor Fincham: Office: +260 211 241791, Mobile: +260 974 577353, E-mail: of trailers manufactured and stocked by Henred Fruehauf

  • Dollies
  • Flatdecks
  • Skeletals
  • Dropsides
  • Side-tip dropsides
  • Grain dumpers
  • Slide-tippers
  • Slopers
  • Capelyns
  • Loggers
  • Sugarcane trailers
  • Events trailers
  • Cattlemasters
  • Mildsteel tankers
  • Steel tankers
  • Cry bulk tankers
  • Aluminium tankers
  • Tautliners
  • Pantechnicons
  • Walking floors

Henred Fruehauf · Trailers

Trailer parts

Henred Fruehauf is one of the leading suppliers of trailer parts and related products in Zambia, with a logistical network that ensures a consistent stock of quality trailer parts. It has 30 depots in South Africa alone and 18 other depots in the rest of Africa, with branches in Zambia.

Henred Fruehauf provides top quality products and services at competitive prices. Over a period of eight years this company has established itself as one of the most reliable suppliers of truck trailer parts in Zambia. The company stocks Fruehauf and Route components and is the official distributor in Zambia for Weweler parts.Trailer parts supplied

  • Automatic slack adjusters
  • Standard slack adjusters
  • Mudguards
  • Air bottle jacks
  • Tool boxes
  • Wheel stops
  • Axle nut spanners
  • Fifth wheels
  • Suspension assemblies
  • ABS assembly kits
  • Landing legs
  • Drum, hub and bearing sets
  • Air suzies
  • Chevron boards
  • Axles and air suspensions
  • Number plate lights
  • Terminal boxes
  • Filters
  • LED lamps
  • Brake drums
  • Hydraulics
  • Trailer components
  • Running gear

Trailer part brands in stock

  • Fruehauf
  • Route
  • Weweler

Henred Fruehauf · Trailer parts

Truck and Bus parts

Henred Fruehauf supplies a wide range of truck parts and quality filters for many truck makes and models including Argosy Mercedes Benz, Columbia, Man, International Volvo, Freightliner, Scania and Iveco. Contact your local Henred Freuhauf branch for more details and prices of truck parts.

Note: The quality truck parts stocked by Henred Fruehauf are compatible with popular makes of trucks. But Henred Fruehauf is not an authorised distributor of the truck makes themselves.Truck parts in stock include:

  • Side mirrors
  • Body panels
  • Grills
  • Stone-guards
  • Door handles
  • Steps
  • Bumpers
  • Headlights, tail lamps and indicators
  • Cab air bags
  • Diesel tanks and brackets
  • Oil filters
  • Fuel filters (petrol and diesel)
  • Air filters

Henred Fruehauf · Truck and Bus parts

Commercial vehicle parts

Located in Lusaka, Zambia, Henred Fruehauf supplies rims and tyres for trucks and commercial vehicles. It is also a proud distributor of super heavy duty Varta truck batteries that come with a warranty of 1 to 2 years. As well as trucks, Varta truck batteries are suitable for earthmoving, agricultural and mining vehicles, and buses.

Tyres and rims

Henred Fruehauf is a one stop shop for premium as well as budget rims and tyres for trucks and commercial vehicles. Contact you nearest branch for more details and prices. It also offers a tyre and rim fitment service, and wheel alignment and balancing, at its newly opened facility in Lusaka.

Tyre brands include Jinyu (premium brand), Smartstone (budget brand) and Horizon (budget brand).


Henred Fruehauf stocks several types of batteries suitable for different vehicles and plant.

Battery brands include Varta (premium brand) and Deltec (budget brand). Your nearest branch can provide further details and prices.Tyres and rims suitable for

  • Trucks
  • Buses
  • Other commercial vehicles

Tyre sizes in stock

  • 11R22.5
  • 12R22.5
  • 295/80R22.5
  • 385/65 Super single
  • 315/80

Rim sizes in stock

  • 9″ x 22.5 (steel – centre dish/spigot)
  • 11.75″ x 22.5 (steel – centre dish/front runner)

Varta batteries are suitable for

  • Buses
  • Trucks
  • Earthmoving equipment
  • Tractors
  • Mining vehicles

Batteries sizes

  • 692 – European Trucks
  • 674 Stud
  • 683 – American Trucks
  • 652
  • 618/9
  • 657
  • 628

Features and benefits of Varta batteries

  • One year warranty
  • Super heavy duty
  • Fully sealed and maintenance free
  • Fitted to more OE (original equipment) than any other batteries
  • Calcium-silver technology gives up to 50% longer life when compared to conventional technology batteries in similar applications
  • 15 month shelf life, with minimal sulphation
  • Ten times more vibrations resistant (flexi ribs) – lasts longer, less down time, less frequent replacement necessary, no damage to plates
  • Flame arrestors incorporated into the battery design, reducing the risk of explosions taking place, with a central degassing valve as an additional safety feature
  • Hot melt on plates – holds plates together to resist vibration
  • Visual state of charge – the visual condition of the battery can be seen immediately
  • Glass fleece separator – three times more cycling ability
  • 30% more CCA than any other southern African battery – 30% longer service life
  • Versatile – fits buses, trucks, earthmoving equipment, tractors and mining vehicles
  • Designed for harsh environments – less frequent replacement, less down time
  • 100% spill proof – Up to 90° tilt safe in high vibration, rough terrain environments

Henred Fruehauf · Commercial vehicle parts

Truck and Bus maintenance

Located in Zambia as well as 17 other African countries, Henred Fruehauf provides maintenance and repair services for all kinds of trucks. Using some of the best technology in the industry, and a highly trained work force, the company ensures all vehicles are serviced and repaired to the best standard possible.

Henred Fruehauf is an expert in the transport industry and has created a one stop shop for its needs. It is currently offering the following truck maintenance services

  • Tyre and rim fitments
  • Running repairs

New facility

Henred Fruehauf is happy to announce that it has moved to a brand new facility, making it possible to increase the current range of products and services. The new address is: Stand 9470 (right behind Makeni Mall), Off Kafue Road, Makeni, Lusaka.

This new facility has a total of 13 bays for quick service and repairs, daily running repairs, tyre servicing, wheel alignment and balancing, accident damaged trailer repair work, and modification and refurbishments of trailers.

Henred Fruehauf's existing depots

  • Angola – Luanda
  • Namibia – Tsumeb, Windhoek and Walvis Bay
  • Botswana – Gaborone and Francistown
  • Zimbabwe – Harare and Bulawayo
  • Mozambique – Maputo, Beira and Nacala
  • Malawi – Lilongwe and Blantyre
  • Zambia – Lusaka, Chipata, Ndola and Kitwe
  • Kenya – Mombasa
  • DRC – Lumumbashi

Henred Fruehauf · Truck and Bus maintenance

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