EXTRA Lease is a division of a larger transportation corporation better known as XTRA Corporation .Founded in 1990 with their own in-house 24 hour on site emergency repair service known as Roadwatch that guaranteed your trailer to be up and running within three hours. EXTRA Lease has since grown to be one of the largest road transport companies in North America primarily focusing on each individual customer. Apart from Roadwatch EXTRA Lease also include a range of solutions like pick up and delivery, rental and lease, licensing and registration, Trailer storage, trailer tracking, custom invoice and online member benefits. It became part of the Berkshire Hathaway team on September 20, 2001. Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. is a holding company.
EXTRA Lease specializes in leasing trailers and transport vehicles. In keeping with their reputation of individual client service and attention at all their divisions they can provide tailor-made lease and rental options for their clients. They provide short term lease and rental options reducing their clients risk when it comes to trying out new technology like trailer tracking which allows the client to track their trailer where ever it is and know the exact location and condition of the freight.
EXTRA Lease employs approximately 600 people who manage a mammoth fleet of 125,000 vehicles that include dry vans, chassis, flatbeds, storage vans and temperature-controlled vans. The company has its Division headquarters in St. Louis, Missouri, U.S. with 90 locations Across North America.
EXTRA Lease has two subsidiaries to take care of their across the boarder client service. EXTRA Canada and EXTRA Mexicana. EXTRA Canada offers services in the provinces through five branches and a fleet that is more than capable of the Canadian Supply chain and highways while EXTRA Mexicans services across the southern boarder with four strategic locations in Monterrey, Mexico City, Guadalajara and Cuautitlan.
With transport services tailor-made to client requirements EXTRA Lease helps stay competitive by taking care of the logistics of the business right from pickup insurance assistance and delivery.
EXTRA LeasePosted on Mar 10, 2006