HGVs, specialist vehicles and plant equipment

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We’ll help keep your HGV fleet and specialist assets operating safely and cost-effectively.

From dealing with accidents and breakdowns, to meeting operational and budget-based targets, our experts understand the complex pressures of managing a large, specialist fleet.

We’ll help to keep your vehicles and assets running effectively, advise on how to provide the best duty of care to your team, and support you in meeting tough emissions targets.

Whatever your needs, Hitachi Capital understands the demands on your teams in operating mission critical fleets of HGVs and specialist assets.

Our services

Whether your fleet is comprised of vans, HGVs or heavy plant machinery, our bespoke services will deliver innovative and cost-effective solutions to meet your specialist fleet requirements.

Our experienced consultants provide expert, impartial advice on optimising your fleet and work with you to understand your processes and needs. This enables them to focus on the areas that will deliver you the greatest return.

We’ll provide you with a dedicated Business Development Manager, who will advise you on vehicle specification and design requirements. Our specialist project management team will then manage the build process from start to finish.

Furthermore, we provide maintenance and downtime management, as well as accident and breakdown management, to help keep you on the road. Rental solutions are also available, which means you won’t have to worry about an extended period of downtime.

Why lease with Hitachi Capital?

Managing a large specialist fleet can put tough demands on your operational teams. From running a cost-effective fleet to providing a duty of care to your team; ensuring the right asset is available for the job at hand to meeting strict emissions targets, there’s a lot to consider.

Hitachi Capital’s industry knowledge, coupled with our unique experience of commercial vehicles, trailers and plant equipment, means we can mould our products and services to your needs.

We work closely with our suppliers, which means they are happy to go the extra mile to help you reach your service level requirements.

From pre-life to end-of-life, we deliver a Total Asset Solution approach to funding, design, implementation and management and maintain an array of vehicles and assets.

In fact, we currently operate over 35,000 commercial vehicles across the UK – why not join them?


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Who we work with

Bulk liquid transportation

Whether you’re transporting chemicals or milk, as your trusted partner we’ll keep your fleet safe, compliant and available.


Our flexible leasing options mean you don’t have to tie up thousands in a pricey construction vehicle.


We provide the country’s essential infrastructure networks with fleet management services and tailored funding packages.


Utility companies have been choosing us for over 30 years, so you can rely on us to keep your fleet running smoothly.

Food services

We’re one of the largest and most experienced providers of temperature controlled vehicles in the market.


From high-security cargo to delivering parcels, our specialist team help thousands of service industry companies.

Public sector

Hitachi Capital provides funding and fleet management solutions to our network of government approved public sector customers.

Waste management and recycling

Our specialist industry experience means we can provide effective recycling waste management and refuse vehicle solutions.

Ground support equipment

We provide ground support equipment vehicle finance and expert fleet management services to the aviation industry.

Mining and quarries

Mining and quarrying are integral to our national economy and we’ll keep your fleet safe and running.

Some of our customers

British Gas
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