Penske Opens News Truck Rental, Leasing and Maintenance Location in Alabaster, Alabama

READING, Pa., July 24, 2015 — Penske Truck Leasing has formally opened a full-service facility in the Birmingham suburb of Alabaster, Alabama, in the Interstate Commerce Park. Located at 185 Airpark Industrial Road, the state-of-the-art facility provides full-service truck leasing, consumer and commercial truck rental and contract truck fleet maintenance services.

The company will be hiring several new truck maintenance technicians and management trainees to staff the location. Interested candidates can apply online at www.GoPenske.com/careers.

"We're opening this building in Alabaster for a number of reasons," explained Chip Jensen, Penske Truck Leasing Senior Vice President for the Southeast Region. "There is ongoing growth within the Birmingham region that required a third facility. Now we best can serve customers in a variety of industries. Our building is centrally located near I-65 and other industrial parks."

Facility highlights:

  • It is 8,480 square feet and housed on 4.7 acres
  • There are two truck service bays and a wash bay
  • Single-lane commercial truck fuel island that also provides bulk Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) dispensing
  • Wireless technology can connect technicians to truck diagnostic and analytic software
  • Can perform maintenance on alternative-fueled vehicles that utilize Compressed Natural Gas (CNG)

To contact the truck rental department, please call 205-564-3333. Rental department hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon. Here are the service department hours: 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m., Monday through Friday; and from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on the weekends.

Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania, is a partnership of Penske Corporation, Penske Automotive Group, General Electric Capital Corporation and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske operates more than 216,000 vehicles and serves customers from more than 1,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe, Australia and Asia. Product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, used truck sales, transportation and warehousing management and supply chain management solutions. Visit www.GoPenske.com to learn more. Penske Truck Leasing social media: Move Ahead Blog, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+, YouTube, Pinterest, and Instagram.