Mobile workshops that can operate in the secure car park
Customers of the Le Truck Village secure car park on Eurotunnel's French site can now have their tractor and semi-trailer repaired before or after their journey by train through the Channel Tunnel. A workshop vehicle will be present every day at the Truck Village to carry out repairs and maintenance operations. The mobile maintenance units are equipped with all the tools necessary to intervene independently on customer parks: impact wrench, compressor, power batteries, workbenches, heat gun, etc...
This new service is set up in partnership with TIP Trailer Services, European leader in the rental and maintenance of semi-trailers.
"Our mobile maintenance units allow us to carry out, independently, preventive and general mechanical maintenance interventions as well as "minor" bodywork work", specifies Frederic Notte, Vice-President of TIP for Southern Europe. . “ Our experienced technicians have the qualifications and tools necessary for all diagnostics ”.
Christian Dufermont, Freight Commercial Director of Eurotunnel , said: " These new services offered to our Freight customers demonstrate our desire to satisfy our customers even more, while allowing them to cross the Channel with their goods in the most secure way possible "
Getlink SE (Euronext Paris and London: GET) manages, through its subsidiary Eurotunnel, the infrastructure of the Channel Tunnel and operates Truck and Passenger Shuttle services (cars and coaches) between Folkestone (UK) and Calais (France). Eurotunnel is the concessionaire and operator of the Channel Tunnel, the fastest, most reliable, easiest and most environmentally friendly way to cross the Channel, until 2086. In 26 years, nearly 450 million people and 90 million vehicles traveled through the Channel Tunnel. This unique land link has become a vital link between the continent and the UK. Getlink also offers a rail freight activity through its subsidiary Europorte, which offers a wide range of integrated rail transport services,https://www.getlinkgroup.com
About TIP Trailer Services
Headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, TIP is one of Europe and Canada’s leading equipment service providers, specialising in trailer leasing, rental, maintenance and repair, as well as other value-added services and provides these to transportation and logistics customers across Europe and Canada. TIP services customers from more than 120 locations spread over 18 countries in Europe and Canada. TIP is part of I Squared Capital, a global, independent, infrastructure portfolio manager with over $12 billion in assets. For more information, please visit our website or follow us on LinkedIn.
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