First Vehicle Services Maintains DHL's Green Fleet

CINCINNATI– Cincinnati-based First Vehicle Services (FVS) will oversee the maintenance of DHL’s fleet of “green” delivery vehicles, including 30 battery-powered electric vans and 50 hybrid trucks. The new vehicles are shown to reduce carbon emissions by more than 50 percent. Since 1993, FVS has maintained more than 860 vehicles in DHL’s fleet.

“We are proud to have the opportunity to be a part of DHL’s environmental initiative,” said First Transit and First Vehicle Services President Brad Thomas. “We look forward to the opportunity to assist DHL as they move forward providing environmentally friendly and reliable package delivery services to its customers worldwide.”

FVS’s fleet management solutions are custom-tailored to meet customer needs. The company works to design maintenance solutions that significantly reduce costs while increasing fleet effectiveness. In addition, its stringent safety policies and operational procedures are recognized as the best in the business.

About First Vehicle Services

First Vehicle Services, part of FirstGroup America, is a leading provider of contract fleet maintenance and management services in the United States. With more than 25 years of experience, First Vehicle Services maintains more than 50,000 vehicles and equipment in the US and Puerto Rico for government agencies, municipal organizations and private companies. For more information, visit www.firstvehicleservices.com.