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Axis Lands Trio of New Business Wins As It Continues To Grow


Axis Fleet Management has announced a number of new contract wins as the company continues to grow its business across the UK.

The firm has signed a deal to deliver five new DAF XF460 6×2 tractors with supersized cabs to Cambridgeshire-based Masters Logistical. An existing customer of Axis, Masters prides itself as a friendly, efficient, value for money logistics, 3PL warehousing and distribution business. The new vehicles, which are being supplied on a full tyre and maintenance contract basis, are part of a fleet upgrade which will support Masters’ UK distribution operations. Axis will also manage all aspects of sign-writing for the new tractors.

Meanwhile, a three year full maintenance contract hire deal has also been agreed with Croydon-based Sebtrans 75 for three new DAF XF460 6x2s. The haulier, which started working with Axis last year, will utilise the vehicles on a full maintenance contract hire basis to support its container distribution operations at Tilbury Docks in Essex.

Axis has also secured a deal to supply a further four DAF XF 460 6x2s, also on a full maintenance contract hire basis, to new customer Viking Logistics. The company, based in Ipswich, operates a HGV fleet with curtainside and container vehicles, servicing customers in a number of key ports and in other areas across the UK.

Leigh Goodland, Sales and Marketing Director at Axis Fleet Management said: “I’d like to personally thank Masters, Sebtrans and Viking Logistics for their business and support. We’re delighted to be working with each of them, helping develop the right vehicle hire solutions to support their business requirements. These new business wins have come about through the commitment and dedication of the Axis team which is focused on the delivering the highest standards for its customers.”

Founded by its Executive Chairman, Robert J Montague CBE, Oxfordshire-headquartered Axis Fleet Management specialises in long-term contract hire and fleet management services, operating over 3000 assets including trucks, trailers, and rigids.