RH Commercial Vehicles win £1.3m order
RENAULT trucks dealer RH Commercial Vehicles have won an order for 20 trucks worth more than £1.3m.
Tollerton-based Charthire has ordered the new Renault vehicles ahead of changes to the law in 18 months' time which will mean all commercial vehicles must have reduced emissions. Charthire are a national truck contract hire company specialising in truck rental and fleet management with a 1,000-strong fleet of vehicles.
The £1.3m capital investment of Renault Premium Tractor units is part of Charthire's long-term plan ahead of the Euro 6 exhaust legislation aimed at reducing emissions.
This legislation is part of a wider global approach to reducing harmful emissions from commercial vehicles, which comes into force in 2014.
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Paul Pearson, director of RHCV, said: "This is a fantastic start to the year and a great boost to the team.
"New legislation that comes into force next year is going to impact all operators of commercial vehicles and Renault have both trucks and vans to meet all sizes and specifications."
RHCV's Renault Trucks are claimed to be some of the most fuel-efficient on the market, with Optifuel Solutions, offering the most effective services and technologies to reduce fuel consumption.
RHCV has a long-standing relationship with Charthire who have operated Renault equipment over many years.
Chris Spencer, managing director of Charthire, said: "The new trucks are part of our long term strategy to invest in our growing fleet, with new vehicles that are both fuel efficient and suit the demands of our customers."
Charthire say it provides a flexible service to help businesses through the peaks and troughs of their activity throughout the year.
As well as a truck rental service offering vehicles for a day or one year, its contract hire customer include major blue chip enterprises.
RHCV, an authorised selling agent for Renault Trucks, provides new and used sales, service and parts for the full Renault trucks range.
Its purpose-built facilities in Nottingham delivers a full range of sales and after-market services, including a dedicated paint shop and a designated MOT bay.
It also has a Leicester site which operates as a full Renault trucks repairer, providing repair, maintenance and vehicle supply.