Edscha TS quality for tippers

Edscha Trailer Systems, Europe’s market and technological leader for sliding roofs for trucks and the company that invented this product segment and gave it its name, offers optimum roof systems for all kinds of transport vehicles with tarpaulin covers. After years of observing the market and analysing today’s operating conditions Edscha TS has found a way of adapting its renowned sliding roof concept (fast/safe/robust) to modern tipper vehicles.

Unique selling points

  • Operation from the ground
  • Easy operation due to electric drive
  • Short package length (~ 700 mm / 8 m tipper)
  • Secure function, simple handling of tarpaulin
  • Robust and repair-friendly
  • Can be used/retrofitted on almost any tipper
  • Modular system can be adapted/extended for many tipper versions
  • Roof is always closed, even on empty runs
  • Is ready for use with every tractor unit without special cables
  • Driving ropes in protected position
Tests in the wind tunnel at IFI Institute Aachen
Tests in the wind tunnel at IFI Institute Aachen
Tests in the wind tunnel at IFI Institute Aachen


Diesel saving

Diesel saving

Due to practical system concept up to ~2528 l / year (verified by long-term studies; at approx. 80000 km driving performce per year)

Tipping & parking

Tipping & parking

At any time with closed top due to good pressure equalisation and flap control (no alighting during tipping!)

Patentierte Kinematik

Patented kinematics

For fast and easy moveable roofs with low tarpaulin wear, low maintenance expense with compact dimensions and robust design.

Zuverlässige Abdichtung

Reliable sealing

Reliable sealing and storm protection in all operating conditions without surcharge

Wirksame Abdeckung gegen Ladungsschwund

Effective covering

Effective covering against load loss also in the basic version



Standard insulation with suitability for asphalt transport

Manuelle Bedienung vom Boden aus

No default risk

No default risk – even in the event of a damage through integrated emergency operation.

Best economic efficiency:

Best economic efficiency:

Diesel saving, time saving, cost reduction, ROI in about one year, reduced insurance premiums

Tipping & parking

Repair friendly

Repair friendly thanks to exchangable spare parts on the vehicle