Refrigerated rental company Petit Forestier has spent £20m upgrading its short-term hire fleet. The company, which received the Motor Transport Apprenticeship of the Year award last year, plans to make a similar sized fleet investment in 2016. The new vehicles bring Petit Forestier’s short term hire fleet to 1,200, and pushes the size of its total UK and Ireland fleet to more than 5,000 vehicles, distributed across 16 depots. Pat Skelly, MD Petit Forestier UK, said: “By understanding our customers’ […]
The Motor Transport Awards are now open for entries – and for 2013 we have introduced a couple of new categories and brought back an old favourite to keep the awards bang up to date. This year we have introduced Repair & Maintenance Workshop of the Year, an award for the best vehicle maintenance unit – inhouse or third party – in the industry. This award is to recognise the vital importance of proper maintenance to the safe, efficient and […]
Another Motor Transport Awards have come and gone, leaving in its wake a host of happy winnder clutching trophies, more than £24k raised for Transaid, and a suffering MT team the following day.
Expanding the range of services it offers to its customers saw NR Evans’ turnover and pre-tax profit soar in the last financial year.