Rental Leasing and Contract Hire Provider of the Year Nominees - Commercial Motor Awards

Rental Leasing and Contract Hire Provider of the year 2022 - Vote for the winner at https://roadtransportball.co.uk/the-judging

 

Mac’s Truck Rental

Macs Truck Rental & Leasing was established in 2016 and since then has grown from strength to strength. The company started off with just a small number of vehicles on the fleet and now has a range of crane vehicles, skip loaders, hook loaders, beavertails, flatbeds and sweepers available for short to long term hires.

All Mac’s Truck Rental vehicles are supplied with full manufacturer’s warranty which are fully maintained main dealers. They are covered by nationwide breakdown assistance as standard and over the past 24 months, Mac’s Truck Rental has a record of 98% customer retention.

 

Dawsongroup truck and trailer

With around 1,500 current active customers, Dawsongroup truck and trailer are an independent, entrepreneurial, and dynamic organisation with a diverse fleet of more than 11,000 tractor units, rigids, trailers and specialist vehicles from more than 20 manufacturers.

After two years of significant challenges and changes across the industry, the decarbonisation die has now been set and the focus is firmly on the road to zero emissions. This includes all electric Carrier/Gray & Adams eCool trailers, LNG and CNG rigids and tractor units, full battery electric (BEV) trucks and direct-drive refrigeration which is now specified on more than 50% of their rental fleet.

 

Hexagon Leasing

Hexagon Leasing has been operating as a nationwide contract hire, vehicle sales and fleet management provider since 2001. They have more than 3,000 assets including latest-generation, ultra-high specification and alternative-fuelled vehicles, and supply and fleet manage a wide range of organisations from SMEs to large multinationals.

Their service provision includes safety inspections, vehicle service preventative maintenance, compliance documentation, annual MOT and other associated tests and certificates. They also offer a range of flexible packages including short-term rental, long-term rental and contract hire. Maximising fleet uptime is a key area of focus at Hexagon who understand that the fleet is a vital part of a customer’s business operations. Hexagon helps and supports customers making the transition to alternative fuelled vehicles and is proud to offer consistent service levels to our customers.

 

Manager overlooked use of illegal truck

A transport manager who displayed “extremely lax transport management”, and allowed a lorry to be used on an operator’s licence when it was not specified, has been disqualified