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PTR + Reading Truck: Working Together, Growing Together

PTR has been in business since 2014, working with commercial construction companies across the United States. In early 2015, PTR and Reading Truck began a partnership for supplying truck bodies.

F550 Flatbeds with Upfits

5 Must-Have Upfits for Your Work Trucks

Having specific upfits installed on your units offers immediate solutions when problems arise. We’ve put together a list of 5 must-have upfits for work trucks, helping you stay productive while working.

Fleet Rental

PTR + Knapheide: Benefits of Renting Your Fleet

There are many upsides to renting your fleet – knowing that you can return your trucks when you’re done with them, the price of renting versus buying, the availability of units when you need them, and more.

Brandie Cotton VP of Sales

Premier Truck Rental Promotes Brandie Cotton to VP of Sales

Premier Truck Rental is excited to announce the promotion of Brandie Cotton to VP of Sales. Cotton has been in the industry for 20+ years and brings a lot of experience and expertise to our team.

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PTR announces expansion for Fort Wayne, Indiana HQ

We’re excited to announce the expansion of our Fort Wayne headquarters. With this upcoming growth, our company leaders are anticipating adding up to 65 new jobs by 2025.

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3 Things to Consider when Upfitting Trucks

Having customized, heavy-duty trucks in your fleet is incredibly important when it comes to reaching goals and getting your job done on time and within budget. We’ve put together a list of 3 things to consider when looking into upfitting your truck rentals.

PTR Candy Wagon Framer

Meet the Candy Wagon, PTR’s Custom-Built Framer

Designed by you, built in-house at PTR specifically for your transmission power line jobs. Our F550 Framer (also known as the Candy Wagon) is a specialized fleet solution that’s a utility truck full of all of the goodies you could possibly need while working.

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Why You Need GPS/Telematics for Your Truck Rentals

Having greater visibility of your fleet rentals is crucial for jobsite success. Learn 4 key benefits of having GPS fleet tracking for your PTR truck rentals.

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How to Fix Gelled Diesel Fuel

As the temperatures drop in the winter time, it’s important to be prepared to prevent your diesel fuel gelling (and your fuel-filter icing). Read about our 2 recommended products to keep your projects moving during the winter months.

Knapheide / STI F550 Mechanics Truck

4 Advantages of Knapheide & STI F550 Crane Trucks

Having an F550 Mechanic Crane Truck in your fleet is important when working on projects with heavy equipment. PTR is happy to announce the expansion of our F550 Crane Truck offering, now having Knapheide truck bodies available for rent in addition to STI truck bodies.