Fraikin has placed a £4m order for Euro-6 Iveco trucks for its rental division. The new vehicles comprise a mixture of Eurocargo rigids and Stralis Hi-Way tractors and will be new additions to the firm’s 1,000-strong rental parc, in which Fraikin has invested £27m in since the start of last year. Fraikin claims the deal “ranks amongst the largest Euro-6 truck orders placed by a UK rental company”. All new vehicles will be in operation between December 2014 and January […]
Motor Transport, in partnership with the BVRLA, is currently compiling its annual CV Informer research, a comprehensive report on the commercial vehicle rental, leasing and contract hire sector. Close to 200 companies involved in the rental and leasing of trucks, trailers and vans took part in last year’s research. This year we want to capture every single business in the sector. Every participant will receive a report of the full research results, with a key statistics section highlighting how their […]
Northern-Ireland rental and leasing firm Hireco has bought 400 new trailers from SDC for £8m, adding the assets to £4.6m of trailers it has purchased from Krone, Schmitz Cargobull and Dennison.
Clipper Logistics’ latest annual pre-tax profits took a hit after it agreed – following lengthy debates with its auditors – that a series of contracts signed at the end of the financial year should be included in the following year’s accounts.