Prohire has invested nearly £1m in its ‘spot rental’ fleet as demand for hire vehicles continues to increase. The Midlands-based CV hire and fleet management firm said the popularity of spot hire vehicles reflects the fact that some companies are treating the economic upturn with a degree of caution. Dan Stevenson, Prohire rentals manager, added: “Companies are beginning to feel that they are coming out of recession, but, in a lot of cases – particularly among third-party logistics services companies […]
Menzies Distribution is replacing half of its 240-strong LGV fleet with 110 Euro-5 Ivecos, on hire from Ryder.
Maritime Transport has ordered 35 Actros for its general fleet, having put 30 of the trucks on the road as part of a separate deal with Allport Cargo Services.
8) Ray Ashworth Title: MD Daf Trucks UK One in every three trucks registered every month is a Daf, which means arguably, he is man who ultimately dictates the price of anywhere between 26% to 30% of new trucks bought in the UK.