READING, Pa., July 5, 2006 - Penske Truck Leasing announces its Reading, Pa. District located at 255 Riverfront Drive will reopen and resume operations at 7 a.m., July 6, 2006. The facility had been closed due to damages it sustained from recent flooding in the area.
"Our associates and their dedication to excellence were instrumental in getting this facility up and running again," said Penske Truck Leasing Area Vice President Jack Gallagher. "We thank our associates for their hard work as well as the many contractors that assisted with our rapid cleanup and recovery."
Penske's Reading District location leases, rents, maintains and repairs trucks and employs approximately 60 area residents. Penske Truck Leasing employs approximately 1,300 associates in Berks County and approximately 20,000 associates worldwide.
Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P. is a joint venture of Penske Corporation and General Electric. A leading global transportation services provider, the company operates more than 216,000 vehicles and serves customers from over 1,000 locations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, South America, Europe and Asia. Product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, transportation and warehousing management, and supply chain management solutions.