READING, Pa., September 25, 2008 - Penske Truck Leasing today announced the opening of its new 15,000squarefoot facility in West Babylon, N.Y, located at 38 Mahan St. The four-acre location maintains over 200 vehicles. Penske offers commercial and consumer truck rental services, full-service truck leasing and contract maintenance.
The one-story West Babylon building features seven service bays. A wireless technology component allows Penske service technicians to integrate various vehicle diagnostic and repair software. To save energy, GE fluorescent light bulbs with electronic ballasts using 50 percent less energy have been installed.
"Farmingdale houses one of the largest diversified commercial markets in the country, and we felt it was vital for Penske Truck Leasing to establish a presence there," said Jack Gallagher, Senior Vice President - Northeast Region, Penske Truck Leasing. "We now provide customers in eastern Nassau County and western Suffolk County with a convenient location. With our anticipated growth, we plan on adding additional associates in the future."
For rental information, please call 631-643-6126. The rental department is open Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Saturday from 7 a.m. to noon. The service department can be reached at 631-643-2394, and operates from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Monday through Friday and on Saturday from 6 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading, Pa., is a joint venture among Penske Corporation, Penske Automotive Group and General Electric. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske operates more than 200,000 vehicles and serves customers from more than 1,000 locations in North America, 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. Visit www.GoPenske.com to learn more about the company and its products and services.