SAS: Who Cares Wins – Meet the Team (Dynamic Duo)

Mike Milestone, Type Approval Clerk Mike is the SAS Core Team member for the Dynamic Duo Team, the combination of our Units 4 & 18, where we assemble 3.5T van and box products. He has already seen some improvements in the factory as a result of the SAS scheme and says the rolling out of the […]

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Paneltex Electric Truck shortlisted for GreenFleet Award

Paneltex is proud to announce that we have been included on the shortlist for GreenFleet’s prestigious award for LGV Manufacturer of the Year 2017, due to the latest version of our class-leading electric truck. Initially a development project in 2007, the first Paneltex electric truck hit the roads in the UK in 2008. Since then, […]

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SAS: Who Cares Wins – Meet the Team (Foot Soldiers)

Liam Lock, Foster Street Liam works at our refurbishment and remounting centre and has been at Paneltex for 2 years. Outside work, he enjoys fishing and tinkering with cars. At Paneltex, his team’s role is to remove bodywork from existing chassis, refurbish the box and remount it on a brand new chassis-cab. This is a […]

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SAS: Who Cares Wins – Meet the Team Leader

Andy Bould, Production Coordinator, GRP Shop Andy has been working at Paneltex for over 10 years and is now the team leader of, and driving force behind, the SAS: Who Cares Wins scheme. He organizes inspections and meetings, manages the administration of the project, promotes the scheme and its results internally and, crucially, updates the […]

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Paneltex Electric Truck on Display

Recent weeks have seen plenty of opportunities to drive the newest Paneltex Electric Truck. The first vehicle from our next generation of pure battery electric trucks. Feedback has been overwhelmingly positive from drivers and and our aim to supply an electric truck that gives a similar driver experience to a traditional diesel vehicle appears to […]

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Introducing the quality department’s new inspector: Kevin Wilson

This summer saw some exciting changes at Paneltex, including site expansions and further refinement of our production lines. One of these was the overhaul of one of our sites in Hull, which is now dedicated to a single programme of refurbishments and remounts of second-life home delivery van boxes onto new chassis-cabs. Through a programme […]

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