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Telematics
TIP Insight

TIP Insight is our range of telematics-based digital and connected services that takes trailer telematics to the next level.

Roadside Assistance
Roadside Assistance Service

TIP offers an extensive breakdown recovery service for your trailers throughout Europe and Canada. Our comprehensive network of our own technicians and those of our authorized service partners will get your trailers back in operation quickly, ensuring the minimum possible ‘downtime’.

Industry Information
Knowledge Centre

TIP is a global leader within the truck, tanker, trailer, maintenance and telematics industries. Here you can find knowledge articles and interesting information on various topics within the mentioned areas.

Maintenance
Truck and Trailer Maintenance

At TIP we have a large network of workshops that are staffed with experts in all kinds of transport equipment. Chances are that there is a maintenance and repair workshop near you!

TIP provides a broad range of equipment with flexible financing options, including long-term lease solutions and innovative sale and leaseback structures.
TIP offers a flexible short term equipment rental solution at a competitive rate, to fill the unexpected needs of our carrier and private fleet customers.
TIP offers a wide range of services to improve your fleet performance and reduce operating costs. We offer maintenance for all equipment types across their entire lifecycle.
TIP sells used and refurbished assets. With a selling capacity of over 7,000 assets per year, chances are we’ve got exactly what you need.
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Repairs by our roadside assistance
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Latest TIP News

"Plastic Fishing: Sailing to a Sustainable Future"

Not only our waste tankers help cleaning the environment! Read more about our sailing journey to a sustai...

2021/10/19

"TIP launches its Global Food Bank Support initiative"

TIP Trailer Services launches its first global food bank support initiative; a campaign to encourage TIP ...

2021/10/18

" TIP and Goodyear celebrate the renewal of their long-term strateg..."

TIP Trailer Services and Goodyear are pleased to announce the signing of a new 5-year contract, thus comb...

2021/10/04

"Ice cold - but without the CO2: 100% electric reefer trailers rele..."

Businesses pilot breakthrough innovation in temperature-controlled transport: four companies have collabo...

2021/09/28

"TIP Announces Amendment and Extension of its Revolving Credit Faci..."

TIP Announces Amendment and Extension of its Revolving Credit Facility (RCF) and Raises Additional Money

2021/09/07

"TIP delivers 75 curtainsiders to DSV in Sweden"

TIP further strengthens its long-time partnership with DSV and delivers them 75 curtainsiders in Sweden.

2021/06/23

"Peter Jan Troost appointed Vice President of TIP Benelux Region"

TIP Trailer Services announces that Peter Jan Troost will follow up Rogier Laan as Vice President for the...

2021/06/22

"New partnership announcement: TIP Trailer Services and project44"

TIP has partnered with project44, developer of the world’s leading Advanced Visibility Platform for shi...

2021/06/18

Plastic Fishing: Sailing to a Sustainable Future

Not only our waste tankers help cleaning the environment! Read more about our sailing journey to a sustainable future, during our Amsterdam Plastic Fishing day

2021/10/19

TIP launches its Global Food Bank Support initiative

TIP Trailer Services launches its first global food bank support initiative; a campaign to encourage TIP employees, customers and stakeholders to give back to their ...

2021/10/18

TIP and Goodyear celebrate the renewal of their long-term strategic partnership and commit to a new 5-year contract

TIP Trailer Services and Goodyear are pleased to announce the signing of a new 5-year contract, thus combining TIP’s leading offer of equipment services with Goody...

2021/10/04

Ice cold - but without the CO2: 100% electric reefer trailers released for a pilot with Unilever

Businesses pilot breakthrough innovation in temperature-controlled transport: four companies have collaborated for a nine-month pilot in the Netherlands, which will ...

2021/09/28

TIP Announces Amendment and Extension of its Revolving Credit Facility (RCF) and Raises Additional Money

TIP Announces Amendment and Extension of its Revolving Credit Facility (RCF) and Raises Additional Money

2021/09/07

TIP delivers 75 curtainsiders to DSV in Sweden

TIP further strengthens its long-time partnership with DSV and delivers them 75 curtainsiders in Sweden.

2021/06/23

Peter Jan Troost appointed Vice President of TIP Benelux Region

TIP Trailer Services announces that Peter Jan Troost will follow up Rogier Laan as Vice President for the Benelux Region.

2021/06/22

New partnership announcement: TIP Trailer Services and project44

TIP has partnered with project44, developer of the world’s leading Advanced Visibility Platform for shippers and logistics service providers. The partnership offer...

2021/06/18

Jim MacIntosh appointed President of TIP Fleet Services Canada

TIP Trailer Services appoints Jim MacIntosh as new President of TIP Fleet Services Canada.

2021/06/07

Gerard Berghuis appointed new Chief Legal Officer of TIP Trailer Services

TIP Trailer Services, appoints Gerard Berghuis as new CLO. Gerard will be joining TIP starting from June 1st, 2021. 

2021/06/02

CAPITAL Trainers Study 2020: TIP Trailer Services is one of Germany's best trainers

The lack of specialists is a big issue across Europe and an all over industry topic. The number of apprenticeships in Germany is declining - especially in technical ...

2021/05/14

Oliver Bange appointed Vice President of TIP and PEMA Central Europe

Oliver Bange has been appointed Vice President of TIP and PEMA Central Europe, starting December 2020.

2020/09/14

TIP Insight: new range of telematics services

TIP Trailer Services, market leading equipment services provider, is delighted to announce the launch of their new range of telematics-based digital and connected se...

2020/07/01

PEMA Denmark has become TIP Denmark

On the 1st of December, 2019, PEMA Denmark was taken over by TIP Trailer Services.

2020/06/10

TIP Trailer Services has appointed Hans van Lierop as Chief Financial Officer and management board member

TIP Trailer Services has appointed Hans van Lierop as Chief Financial Officer and management board member from Monday, 18th of May 2020. He is based in TIP’s inter...

2020/05/25

Trailer Wizards Ltd. Canada earns “5 years Top Fleet Distinction” award for its HR policies

Trailer Wizards Ltd., a TIP company, is honored to have reached the distinguished 5 year milestone in the 7th annual Top Fleet Employers program by Trucking HR Canad...

2020/04/24

COVID-19: daily Update on TIP Branch Availability

The developments of the last few weeks and the spread of the COVID-19 virus have a tremendous impact on our business. In order to provide full transparency to our ...

2020/03/26

TIP update on Corona: our safety steps to stay healthy

Last week and over the weekend multiple governments announced initiatives to prevent COVID-19 to escalate further. Because of this TIP has taken its precautions, als...

2020/03/18

IWD2020: How TIP help forge a gender equal world

TIP stands for diversity and proudly encourages equality throughout the industry. We believe that everyone, no matter of the gender, religion, race, sexual orientati...

2020/03/12

TIP delivers five 100% electric vehicles 20m3 at DB Schenker in France

TIP Trailer Services has just made available to DB Schenker France five 100% electric Ducato, manufactured by BD Auto. With a volume of 20m3 tailgate, a payload of 8...

2020/03/11

Trailer Wizards joins TIP Group

TIP Trailer Services announces it has completed the acquisition of Trailer Wizards, a leading supplier of trailer rental and leasing services in Canada. This follows...

2019/12/23

TIP and PEMA join forces as PEMA is now part of the TIP Group

TIP Trailer Services today announces it has completed the acquisition of PEMA GmbH, a commercial vehicle operational leasing and rental company.

2019/12/03

TIP announces the increase of its RCF facility and new raise term debt

TIP Trailer Services has increased its existing Revolving Credit Facility (RCF) from €967 million to €1,150.5 million with no change in pricing or structure.

2019/11/22

TIP receives No-Action Letter from Competition Bureau Canada regarding the acquisition of Trailer Wizards

TIP has received a No-Action Letter from Competition Bureau Canada allowing them to proceed with the acquisition of Trailer Wizards Ltd. This follows the announcemen...

2019/11/19

DELTA PARK received PSR1 certification from TAPA

DELTA PARK Truck Secure Parking achieves highest TAPA Parking Security Requirement certification, becoming the first PSR Level 1-certified site in Europe.

2019/10/08

TIP Trailer Services launches its global well-being program

In TIP we have a strong focus on the safety and health of our staff. People are what makes our business a success, and our people can only drive results and growth, ...

2019/09/30

Detlef Borghardt appointed to TIP Trailer Services’ Supervisory Board of Directors

Amsterdam, 30 September 2019 – TIP, a portfolio company of I Squared Capital and a leading trailer leasing, rental, maintenance and repair provider across Europe a...

2019/09/30

TIP Nordic supports Gadens Boern with a unique semitrailer design

TIP Nordic has for some time supported Gadens Boern, a NGO that works with vulnerable street children in Kolkata, India. The support has led to a specially designed ...

2019/09/17

TIP collaborates with TÜV NORD in Trailer Inspection Professional project

TIP approached TÜV NORD, the industry recognized certification company, to design and administer a trailer inspection certification scheme. A successful pilot of th...

2019/09/13

TIP Trailer Services Signs Agreement to Acquire Trailer Wizards

TIP Trailer Services, a portfolio company of I Squared Capital, has signed an agreement to acquire Trailer Wizards Ltd., a leading supplier of trailer rental and lea...

2019/09/10

TIP expands workshop network in Poland

TIP Trailer Services (TIP) announces the acquisition of Top Truck Center in Szczecin.

2019/09/02

Ford Trucks signs deal with TIP Trailer Services for aftersales services in Western Europe

Ford Trucks signed an agreement with TIP Trailer Services to expand its aftersales network in Western Europe.

2019/08/19

TIP to deploy Dearman zero emissions transport refrigeration system

Dearman and TIP Netherlands have entered into a partnership to deploy Dearman’s revolutionary liquid nitrogen powered transport refrigeration units in trailers lea...

2019/08/12

TIP set to acquire PEMA as part of its international growth and diversification strategy

AMSTERDAM, 2019 – TIP Trailer Services, a portfolio company of I Squared Capital and a leading trailer leasing, rental, maintenance and repair provider across Euro...

2019/07/26

WABCO Fleet Solutions Supports TIP Trailer Services with Advanced Connectivity for TIP's Connected Fleet Strategy

BERN, Switzerland, July 18, 2019 – WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC) and TIP Trailer Services announced today the start of their innovative collaboration to fulfill ...

2019/07/19

Train Trailer brings first fully electric shunt truck to Canada

This week, Train Trailer has finalized a deal regarding the first fully electric shunt truck in Canada with Loblaw, the largest grocery company in Canada. They have ...

2019/07/07

TIP opens first truck road center with secure parking - Delta Park Truck Secure Parking

On Thursday, April 4, in the presence of 300 guests, TIP Trailer Services opened its first multi-service truck road center with secure parking. The site is located i...

2019/04/26

New service partnership

Hamburg/Veghel- VALX International BV (VALX) enters into a service partnership with TIP Trailer Services Germany GmbH (TIP). From April 2019, VALX and TIP will work ...

2019/04/10

TIP expands locations in Germany

Neuss- TIP is relocating its branch and expanding to better serve its customer’s needs.

2019/04/02

Dutch MOT (APK) inspection soon possible in other European countries

The Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management is preparing for an amendment of the law on the Dutch MOT inspection. They are looking at the opportunities...

2019/03/26

TIP Trailer Services Successfully Refinances its ABS Programme

TIP Trailer Services, a portfolio company of I Squared Capital, successfully refinanced its Asset Backed Securitisation (ABS) programme. The Pan-European programme w...

2019/03/22

TIP celebrates 2nd anniversary of its workshop in Poland

TIP is delighted to celebrate the 2nd anniversary of its workshop in Poznań, Poland and in doing so, contribute to the dynamic growth of the country’s trailer mar...

2019/03/13

TIP Trailer Services Releases its 2018 Annual Report

In his letter to stakeholders, Bob Fast, CEO, drew attention to strong underlying trading performance in growing markets:

2019/03/06

TIP opens its first safe and secure truck parking area

TIP achieves the construction of its first Safe and Secure Truck Parking Area (SSTPA) due to open in April 2019: DELTA PARK A1 / E17 – Safe & Secure Truck Parking ...

2019/02/16

TIP expands in Germany

BREMEN – TIP Trailer Services (TIP) takes over the workshop operation of Addicks & Kreye Container Service Bremen GmbH

2019/02/13

TIP Trailer Services refinances its revolving credit facility

AMSTERDAM–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TIP Trailer Services, a portfolio company of I Squared Capital, has successfully refinanced its existing Revolving Credit Facility (RCF...

2019/02/06

Train Trailer expands three facilities

Train Trailer announced this week that it has expanded its head office location in Bolton, as well as its Alberta and Quebec facilities.

2018/11/29

European Parliament proposes tougher CO2 emissions limits

As part of its commitment to the 2015 Paris Agreement (COP21), the EU aims to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 40% from 1990 levels by 2030 then meet the desig...

2018/11/14

I Squared Capital finalized acquisition TIP Trailer Services

I Squared Capital acquired 100 percent of TIP Trailer Services per August 1st 2018

2018/08/07

I Squared Capital to Acquire TIP Trailer Services

I Squared Capital, an independent global infrastructure investment manager, has signed an agreement through its ISQ Global Infrastructure Fund II, to acquire a 100 p...

2018/05/09

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The rise of customer portals and demand for digital information

The pandemic proved to be a communications challenge for many customers and suppliers across all businesses. Unable to meet their customers face-to-face companies we...

2021/10/27

MOT: keep your vehicle roadworthy!

Owning fleet assets requires you pass the MOT (Ministry Of Transport) inspection regularly, to verify that your vehicle is in optimal, safe and operating conditions,...

2021/10/25

Give your trailer a second life!

Delivery times of new trailers are on the rise while the demand for trailers is also increasing. A great solution to this problem is the renovation of your used asse...

2021/09/28

European trailer market: accelerating recovery from the COVID-19 impact

The industry was in doubt in how far the trailermarket would recover from the pandemic. However, we were positively surprised during this summer.

2021/09/28

Roadside Assistance: Be prepared for the unexpected

Safety is a major concern whenever it comes to on-road transportation. Telematics-based technologies are proven to be able to prevent unexpected breakdowns.

2021/08/25

Telematics for greater trailer fleet sustainability

TIP is committed to decisively take responsibility “for Generations to Come”, and to upholding the unwritten promise to the generations coming after ours.

2021/08/23

Outsourcing truck and trailer maintenance reduces costs

Managing costs is vital for fleet managers. Significant savings can be made by outsourcing the maintenance of your trucks and trailers.

2021/07/22

Trailer telematics and temperature-sensitive transportation

For trailer fleet managers, selecting the right reefer and telematics system is critical, especially for transporting temperature-sensitive goods such as pharmaceuti...

2021/07/22

Cargo theft: Top 3 tips to avoid putting your driver and cargo at risk!

In 2019, 6,463 cargo thefts were reported in EMEA. Fortunately, shippers and their drivers can take measures to minimise the risk of cargo theft.

2021/06/15

Multimodal real-time visibility on your freight

With an explosion of pent-up demand for goods post the Covid-19 pandemic, it’s the perfect time for trailer fleet managers to harness technology to enjoy multimoda...

2021/06/15

Save money on trailer tyre management

Maintaining correct tyre pressures can make a positive difference to your total cost of trailer management by extending tyre lives, reducing fuel consumption, improv...

2021/05/28

Telematics for trailers; how to get started

A trailer is no longer just a box on wheels. It is a digital asset, a “smart trailer” with trailer telematics. If you want to connect with the future of logistic...

2021/05/28

Get started on a digital Freight Exchange platform

Historically, developing business opportunities from freight forwarders was sometimes more effort than it was worth for small to mid-sized road freight transporters....

2019/04/19

Seasonal rental - book your extra trailers for the summer

Your son announces he is now vegan. Your daughter can’t decide whether to eat her avocado for its superfood health benefits or turn it into a face mask. These scen...

2019/04/09

Ten Most Common Trailer Repairs

Fleet managers at transport and logistics companies have a lot on their mind. Service clients that order a freight transport from A to B, scheduling the right traile...

2019/03/28

Statistics on trailer leasing

The European economy is growing, albeit more slowly than previously. Continued strong consumer consumption will provide road freight companies with attractive busine...

2019/03/22

Fun facts about European motorways

Popular culture has always mythologised the motorway, the European equivalent of the US highway. Musically, Kraftwerk’s “Autobahn”, Tom Robinson’s “2-4-6-8...

2019/03/20

Trend update: alternative fuels for trucks

When you read that McDonald’s UK has converted 4.2 million litres of cooking oil into 3.8 million litres of biodiesel for powering its fleet or that Scania has jus...

2019/03/06

Keep your fleet on patrol with TIP European roadside assistance

Last winter a 40-tonne lorry became stuck in the snow at a service station in Wales. Driving on was simply impossible. Luckily, a nearby group of 20 soldiers from th...

2019/02/25

What you didn’t know about TIP and tankers

The global tanker trucks market size continues to grow. ResearchAndMarkets expect this market to be worth €1.122 bn by 2025, increasing at a CAGR of 5.5% from 2017...

2019/02/14

The Amazon effect on your business

At the CES Technology Show in Las Vegas, Continental showed off its Cube driverless shuttle featuring robotic dogs taking parcels from the vehicle to the customer’...

2019/01/30

Disruption is the new transport normal

Disruption is the current name of the game in the transport industry. This upheaval is caused by multiple factors ranging from climate change to the “sharing econ...

2019/01/28

Are you renewing your transport fleet this year?

When you read about Volvo’s prototype self-driving electric truck with no cab on Reuters or about start-up Nikola Motors’ forthcoming hydrogen-powered electric s...

2019/01/14

How digitalisation can increase profit in logistics

In a recent PWC survey, 54% of the companies surveyed in transport and logistics expected that digitalisation would increase their revenues. What does “digitalisat...

2019/01/09

What is your tyre management strategy?

What is your tyre management strategy?

2018/11/27

Road safety: predictive accident alert

Trailer accidents have a major negative impact on road transport fleets in terms of human and operational costs as well as damage to vehicles. We all want to prevent...

2018/11/01

Are solar powered trailers the next new thing?

Having experienced an unusually hot summer in Europe this year, it is only natural to consider how trailers might benefit from solar power. Such a consideration is t...

2018/10/09

Are electric trucks coming our way next year?

Until recently, truck manufacturers have focused on bringing electric light commercial vehicles to market. However, increasing international pressure to reduce truck...

2018/08/03

European trailer market trends

The worldwide market for trailers is huge. The Business Research Company valued it at €25.3 billion in 2017. Asia-Pacific is the largest geographic region accounti...

2018/07/26

Is it time to start an electric vehicle fleet?

The European Commission and European cities are rolling out urban planning initiatives to “drive” down levels of carbon dioxide (CO2) and increase the number of ...

2018/07/05

Are autonomous trucks the solution to driver shortage?

The arrival of autonomous trucks is getting closer to reality. When they roll along our motorways and into our towns in 2040, will that spell the end of the driver s...

2018/06/13

Smarter trucks, smarter trailers through telematics

The increasing sophistication of telematics technology and its role in reducing fleet management costs have led to it slowly becoming standard equipment in new truck...

2018/05/31

Shared warehousing: more flexibility and lower costs

Through the Sharing Economy, marked in people’s minds by the “Airbnb-isation” of many business models, companies and consumers often prefer to pay for temporar...

2018/03/20

How to deal with driver shortage – Part 1

Today fewer people want a career as a truck driver. The majority of the current generation of European drivers are over 45 years old and there is an insufficient pip...

2018/01/02

Top 25 Transport Fleet Management software

If your transportation fleet is growing due to increasing customer demands, or perhaps, after a merger, you will need to find a way to keep an eye on all your traile...

2017/10/04

Top 10: Europe’s most popular freight exchange platforms

Freight exchange platforms have changed the face of transport, freight forwarding and the logistics sector in recent years. As a result, many companies are updating ...

2017/02/27

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