INDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dickinson Fleet Services is pleased to announce the acquisition of Outsource Fleet Services with operations in Chicago, Columbus, Atlanta, Dallas/Fort Worth and Southern California. Dickinson Fleet Services, along with majority shareholders Ridgemont Equity Partners, announced the acquisition on June 19, 2018. The acquisition will expand and enhance the on-site mobile service capability that DFS already has in these markets. The increased presence will allow Dickinson Fleet Services to expand on-site mobile fleet services and provide a complement of new shop facilities while servicing current customers with greater resources.
“Outsource Fleet has a longstanding reputation as a high-quality service provider in the industry. We are very excited to welcome Outsource Fleet Services to our team, who, like Dickinson Fleet Services, is a leader in innovation and provides customers customized on-site and mobile fleet maintenance solutions,” said Ted Coltrain and Mike Dickinson Executive Officers, in a joint statement on behalf of Dickinson Fleet Services.
Since 1992, Outsource Fleet Services, Inc. has been an unparalleled provider of comprehensive vehicle maintenance and repair solutions. Outsource Fleet Services provides flexible, innovative solutions specifically designed for truck and trailer maintenance. Outsource shares a similar culture and dedication to maintenance excellence as Dickinson Fleet Services. The addition of the Outsource Fleet Services team and resources will complement Dickinson Fleet Services and provide an expanded presence in the represented markets and throughout DFS.
“Outsource Fleet Services is excited for the opportunity to join the growing team at Dickinson Fleet Services,” said Matthew Leffler, Vice President of Business Development and son of former owner Greg Leffler. “For over 25 years, we have worked tirelessly to provide affordable, timely, and quality service to our customers across the United States. We saw these values reflected in Dickinson Fleet Services. Together, we are positioned to bring tremendous value and scale to the industry and better serve our customers.”
This is the third acquisition completed by Dickinson Fleet Services over the last twelve months.
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Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, Dickinson Fleet Services has grown into one of the largest independent fleet maintenance and management companies in the country. Dickinson Fleet Services is the leading provider of on-site mobile maintenance and repair services nationwide. Offering mobile on-site maintenance and repair services for light, medium and heavy-duty trucks and trailers with over 400 mobile units operating in 40 states. DFS services numerous fleet customers within 20 company owned maintenance facilities, each offering select services from accident repair, paint, refurbishment and dedicated technician services combined with in-house CARES CALL center 24/7 repair assistance. DFS has made significant investments in training and technology such as: WebWrench® (Maintenance tracking and scheduling through proprietary technology) and TRAIT® (Real time reporting and dynamic preventative maintenance inspection process through proprietary field service application) and is the only fleet services company in the nation to provide both fleet maintenance and management to their clients nationwide.