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Rental & Leasing

If you are looking to hire trailers for a period of less than one year, you can choose our Short-Term Rental product and select trailers to suit your needs from our fleet of thousands. If you are looking to hire trailers for 12 months or more, then our range of flexible finance and Long Term Lease products could be for you.

Maintenance & Roadside Assistance

TIP offers a range of trailer repair and maintenance services to minimise your operational costs, maximise your operational availability and keep you compliant. TIP also offers an extensive breakdown recovery service for your trailers throughout the UK, Ireland and beyond.

Telematics

TIP Insight is our range of telematics-based digital and connected services that takes trailer telematics to the next level. If you would like to know the whereabouts of your trailers but also to report on their ‘health’, then TIP Insight, can help.

Used Trailers

TIP sells used trailers, and with the largest fleet of trailers in the world, there is every chance we have available the trailers that you are looking for.

News & Knowledge

Keep up to date with the latest news from TIP UK & Ireland and read informative knowledge-based articles.

If you are looking to hire trailers for 12 months or more, then our range of flexible finance and Long Term Lease products could be for you.
If you are looking to hire trailers for a period of less than one year, you can choose our Short-Term Rental product and select trailers to suit your needs from our fleet of thousands.
TIP offers a range of trailer repair and maintenance services to minimise your operational costs, maximise your operational availability and keep you compliant.
TIP sells used trailers, and with the largest fleet of trailers in the world, there is every chance we have available the trailers that you are looking for.
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Latest TIP News

"TIP Supports ‘Inaugural’ Logistics UK event"

On an unusually hot September day at the British Motor Museum, TIP attended and spoke at the first Logist...

2021/09/16

"FBB&G is back after 2020 puts brakes on TIP’s annual charity bik..."

The FBB&G team is back and preparing to ride once more to raise money for two fantastic causes.

2021/09/09

"Bike passion turned to serious hobby"

Tom Moore, TIP Commercial Manager, has transferred his passion for bikes into a serious ‘hobby’, with...

2021/09/09

"TIP supplies 14 new trailers to Earls Transport for Pets Choice"

TIP is delighted to have just supplied 14 new SDC curtainsider trailers for Pets Choice on behalf of Earl...

2021/08/20

"TIP is proud to be sponsoring Logistics UK's Fleet Engineer confer..."

Taking place on 7 September, at the British Motor Museum in Warwick, this is a must attend event for flee...

2021/08/04

"Greencarrier expands fleet with 15 new Krone trailers from TIP"

Greencarrier Freight Services has expanded its fleet with the addition of 15 Krone Profi Liner curtainsid...

2021/08/03

"FleetRadar™ updated with Powerful New Reporting Capability"

FleetRadar™, TIP’s ‘one-stop’ portal for accessing information on your TIP hired or maintained fl...

2021/07/08

"TIP Golf Day 2021"

TIP held its annual golf day, where customers and industry partners enjoyed a fun-packed day.

2021/07/05

TIP Supports ‘Inaugural’ Logistics UK event

On an unusually hot September day at the British Motor Museum, TIP attended and spoke at the first Logistics UK event for some time.

2021/09/16

FBB&G is back after 2020 puts brakes on TIP’s annual charity bike ride

The FBB&G team is back and preparing to ride once more to raise money for two fantastic causes.

2021/09/09

Bike passion turned to serious hobby

Tom Moore, TIP Commercial Manager, has transferred his passion for bikes into a serious ‘hobby’, with a spot of part-time club-level racing!

2021/09/09

TIP supplies 14 new trailers to Earls Transport for Pets Choice

TIP is delighted to have just supplied 14 new SDC curtainsider trailers for Pets Choice on behalf of Earl Transport.

2021/08/20

TIP is proud to be sponsoring Logistics UK's Fleet Engineer conference

Taking place on 7 September, at the British Motor Museum in Warwick, this is a must attend event for fleet, transport and engineering professionals.

2021/08/04

Greencarrier expands fleet with 15 new Krone trailers from TIP

Greencarrier Freight Services has expanded its fleet with the addition of 15 Krone Profi Liner curtainsider trailers on long term lease from TIP.

2021/08/03

FleetRadar™ updated with Powerful New Reporting Capability

FleetRadar™, TIP’s ‘one-stop’ portal for accessing information on your TIP hired or maintained fleet, has had a further update.

2021/07/08

TIP Golf Day 2021

TIP held its annual golf day, where customers and industry partners enjoyed a fun-packed day.

2021/07/05

Don-Bur’s new ‘Polar-Bur’ trailer makes its UK and European debut with TIP Trailer Services

Extensive display of innovative trailers, advanced refrigeration technology and electric vehicles all showcased at major TIP customer event

2021/07/05

48% fuel saving drives Huntapac’s switch to Thermo King’s Advancer

Five new G&A trailers with fuel efficient Advancer A400 units from Marshall Fleet Solutions added to Huntapac trailer fleet

2021/06/03

TIP’s 20-year+ collaboration with SDC sees substantial new order placed

TIP Trailer Services has confirmed a substantial order with trailer manufacturer SDC

2021/06/01

TIP Hosts Open Days

TIP hosts Open Days showcasing brand-new double-deck reefer trailer with latest advancements in trailer refrigeration, plus ‘alternative’ fuel vehicles.

2021/05/28

FleetRadar™ gets an update

FleetRadar™ gets an update - improved Equipment Details section

2021/05/19

TIP delivers for Tuffnells

Parcels business Tuffnells has recently seen a fresh batch of trailers go into service

2021/03/05

New 'Blind Spot' stickers needed for France

New French legislation has consequences for vehicles travelling in France

2021/01/22

TIP gets to the ‘Gist’ of the deal with 50 new trailers

Six years after supplying them with their first fridge trailers, TIP Trailer Services is now regarded as the preferred trailer supplier for logistics and supply chai...

2021/01/20

TIP launches BrakePlus, an Electronic Braking Performance Monitoring System

Fleet operators can experience significant cost savings alongside improved compliance and safety with BrakePlus, TIP’s new ‘EBPMS’

2021/01/05

TIP Partners with Gist for Christmas Peak Trailers

The Christmas season is Gist's busiest time of the year, delivering delicious festive foods and treats to the UK’s supermarkets. To help with the demand, their fle...

2020/12/09

TIP Supply 700 trailers to Hermes!

Hermes have taken delivery of 700 new trailers from TIP

2020/11/20

TIP wins the TCS&D 2020 'Rental & Contract Hire Company of the Year’ Award

We are thrilled to have been voted winners of the TCS&D 2020 'Rental & Contract Hire Company of the Year' award

2020/11/19

TIP Nominated for Rental & Contract Hire Company of the Year 2020

TIP has been nominated for the ‘Rental & Contract Hire Company of the Year’ at the 2020 Temperature Controlled Storage & Distribution Awards.

2020/11/10

Long term (animal) attraction between TIP and LV Shipping & Transport

LV Shipping & Transport has recently taken delivery of 16 new trailers from TIP Trailer Services

2020/09/29

Introducing FleetRadar™

Introducing FleetRadar™, your one-stop trailer portal

2020/09/25

Striking new curtainsiders supplied to MKT

TIP supplies 10 brand-new curtainsiders to established logistics provider, Matthew Kibble Transport

2020/08/21

NHS Design Competition Winner

14 year old Rose Norris is the winner of the NHS trailer livery design competition

2020/07/31

TIP Insight; our brand-new range of telematics-based services

TIP is delighted to announce the launch of their new range of telematics-based digital & connected services.

2020/07/01

TIP opens new flagship ‘super-branch’ in Nuneaton

TIP has opened a new flagship depot that is literally next door to its existing operation in Nuneaton.

2020/05/12

TIP shows support for NHS trailer livery design competition

T.E.S. MacDonald, Suma and TIP have joined forces to announce an exciting competition.

2020/05/01

TIP is proud to be associated with emergency food bank initiative

Initiative to deliver essential food items to vulnerable families during the current pandemic underway.

2020/04/30

TIP open for business & COVID-19 steps in place

As coronavirus spreads, we have taken steps to ensure health & safety and to mitigate spread of the virus

2020/03/18

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

TIP has completed the acquisition of PEMA GmbH, a commercial vehicle operational leasing&rental company.

2019/12/03

TIP 'Scotland' re-locates branch to Chapelhall

As part of its business expansion plans, TIP Glasgow has moved to a brand-new 5-acre site in Chapelhall.

2019/10/17

New documents required after Brexit

UK hauliers operating in EU will require new travel documents if the UK leaves the EU without a deal.

2019/10/10

TIP launches its global well-being program!

TIP Top Healthy; a comprehensive well-being program designed to improve employee’s health & well-being.

2019/10/01

TIP's heading to Truckfest Northwest!

TIP is heading to Truckfest Northwest in Knutsford to showcase its trailer rental & maintenance services.

2019/09/12

TIP signs agreement to acquire Trailer Wizards

TIP set to acquire Trailer Wizards, a leading supplier of trailer rental & leasing services in Canada.

2019/09/04

Ford Trucks signs deal with TIP Trailer Services

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

2019/08/19

Feel the power of trailer rental from TIP

Tap into the power of TIP’s trailer rental capability to meet those unexpected delivery requirements!

2019/08/12

TIP set to acquire PEMA - aiding international growth

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

2019/07/26

TIP partners with WABCO to 'connect' their fleet

TIP & WABCO start innovative collaboration to fulfil TIP’s connected fleet strategy.

2019/07/19

TIP FBB&G complete toughest charity bike ride - target smashed!

TIP's FBB&G team from UK & Irish transport industries complete charity bike ride & target is smashed!

2019/07/18

TIP Golf Day 2019

TIP held its annual golf day recently & saw customers & business partners enjoy a great day.

2019/07/08

TIP nominated for 'Rental & Contract Hire Company of the Year'

TIP has been nominated for the ‘Rental & Contract Hire Company’ award.

2019/06/11

Clipper MTA 2019 Partnership Award

Clipper Logistics has been shortlisted for the ‘Partnership Award’ for the MTA 2019.

2019/05/28

The advantages of leasing trailers

There has been solid ongoing demand for operating leases as customers look to deploy capital elsewhere.

2019/05/22

TIP and Bibby’s 8-year partnership is stronger than ever

100% of the Bibby Distribution fleet is now managed by TIP covering over 1,400 trailers.

2019/05/13

TIP FBB&G at it again after smashing target last year

TIP’s ‘Fat Bottomed Boys & Girls’ embark on an 3-day charity bike ride across Portugal mid-May.

2019/05/10

TIP gets new Manchester branch location

TIP's Manchester branch moves to a new, improved location less than a mile from its previous location.

2019/04/11

Strong display from TIP at the CV Show 2019

TIP Trailer Services, Gray Rentals and TIP Tanker Services are exhibiting at this year’s CV Show, NEC.

2019/03/28

TIP opens new secure parking & maintenance facility

TIP is opening a new secure parking & maintenance facility near Lille, France in April.

2019/02/26

I Squared Capital finalised acquisition TIP Trailer Services

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

2018/08/07

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Roadside assistance - be prepared for the unexpected

Innovative technologies are arising to limit the amount of uncertainty surrounding on-road transportation safety.

2021/08/26

Telematics for greater fleet sustainability

Fleet managers can contribute to combat climate change significantly by using real-time data.

2021/08/19

Outsource your trailer maintenance and save costs

Significant savings can be made by outsourcing the maintenance of your trucks and trailers.

2021/08/03

Trailer telematics in pharmaceutical transport

Trailer telematics and temperature-sensitive transportation

2021/07/27

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

How to avoid putting your driver and cargo at risk of cargo theft

2021/06/21

Multimodal real-time visibility for your freight

It’s the perfect time for trailer fleet managers to harness technology to enjoy multimodal real-time visibility over their freight in transit.

2021/06/14

Reduce tyre management costs with TPMS

How to save money when maintaining your trailer tyres

2021/05/11

Getting Started with Trailer Telematics

How to get started with telematics for trailers

2021/04/01

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