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Lions Gate/PTR acquire remaining GE Trailer Fleet Services locations

WINNIPEG, Man. — After acquiring the Moncton GE Trailer Fleet Services division in December, Lions Gate Trailers and Provincial Trailer Rentals have decided to take over the entire chain in Canada.

The companies have announced they have acquired the six remaining Canadian GE Trailer Fleet Services facilities. Lions Gate announced it will retain many of the company’s technicians. The acquisitions bring Lions Gate/Provincial Trailer Rentals’ combined trailer fleet to more than 20,000 units, the companies announced.

Lions Gate Trailers purchased Provincial Trailer Rentals in 2006 and the companies now run 26 locations providing a range of trailers and container chassis.