Proven solutions for particular applications Specialty vehicles

Specialty vehicles: The name alone implies an enormous spectrum – and all across the spectrum, the goal is optimal support of purpose-built functionality.

Fire trucks, ambulances, food trucks, mobile retail vehicles, electric rollers and scooters, box trucks, delivery trucks – all of these vehicle types are equipped with functions that necessitate force assistance, damping, and secure retention of panels or doors in any position. 

The same is true of attachments and special forms such as sales counter doors, canopies, and toppers. 

Your request, our solution

As a vehicle manufacturer or system supplier, you’ll find a high-quality solution for every application in the motion control portfolio of Stabilus. Whether state-of-the-art, off-the-shelf products or a custom request, whether small or large series, we have whatever it is you need. 

We’d also be happy to work with you to develop an innovative solution for your particular requirements. No matter what, you can rest assured that our technical expertise and our close collaboration with you come with our commitment to the efficiency, safety, and long service life of your products.


Stabilus Group gas springs provide powerful support for the opening and closing of panels, flaps and doors. Heavy panels stay open securely, including those that provide mobile retail vehicles and food trucks with protection against the elements. The state-of-the-art POWERISE spindle drive series ensures safe raising and lowering of ramps and stages as well – in the form of a product that’s reliable and maintenance free.

Our solutions at a glance


Gas springs for force-assisted opening and closing

LIFT-O-MAT 10-28 and 20-40

Gas springs with lower progression for lower operating forces

LIFT-O-MAT with end position lock in extended position

Gas springs with an added purpose: secure mechanical locking of the application


Spindle drives with power supply, control unit, and accessories