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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Over £5000 raised for Hull charity

On 16 July, Phil Carrick, Andy Murphy, Keith Drake and Gary Carmichael cycled part of the Tour de France route, raising the fantastic sum of £5091.25 for our Charity of the Year, Hull and East Yorkshire Mind. It was the 25th year of the Etape du Tour, which gives amateur cyclists the chance to try […]

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1000 Paneltex Iceland Home Delivery Vans

Paneltex supplies its 1000th refrigerated bodied vehicle to Iceland Foods Paneltex has handed over its 1000th bodied refrigerated vehicle to leading retailer Iceland Foods, at a special handover ceremony held in Deeside. The 1000th vehicle was a Mercedes Sprinter 314 CDI and was presented to Iceland’s Commercial Vehicle Fleet Manager Alex McKinlay jointly by Paneltex […]

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