Founded in 1978, Kris-Way Truck Leasing, Inc. has evolved into a transportation service company dedicated to the quality of services that today's market demands. While full service truck leasing was and continues to be the company's major source of revenue, legislative rule-making along with changing customer needs, have created new opportunities for Kris-Way and its customers alike.
Today, in addition to full service leasing and commercial truck rental, Kris-Way offers contract maintenance and dedicated contract carriage. The administrative office and largest maintenance facility are located in the company's 55,000 square foot building located on 12 acres in South Portland. Additionally, Kris-Way maintains facilities in Auburn, Bangor, Saco, Portland, and Waterville, Maine; as well as Manchester and Concord, New Hampshire; From those locations Kris-Way owns and/or maintains over 2500 vehicles.
Over the road maintenance service and fueling is provided through Kris-Way's affiliations with NationaLease and PacLease. NationaLease is a federation of over 165 independent leasing companies that offer services to companies operating in excess of 150,000 pieces of equipment. Paccar Leasing, or PacLease, is the leasing arm of the Paccar Trucks (Kenworth and Peterbilt).
Our customer base is as diverse as the service that we provide. It includes local, regional, and national concerns as well as numerous industries with varied distribution problems, often requiring unique solutions. We believe the success and growth that we have enjoyed is in large part due to our flexibility and willingness to respond quickly to customer requests. In many instances, our growth has developed from the partnerships that we have formed with outstanding customers who continue to expand.
Consistent with our observations, our mission is to continue to provide quality distribution alternatives, solid employment, and reinforce our commitments to the communities we serve.. Full Service Leasing
Our Full Service Lease Program offers customer specific vehicle specifications and financing partnered with a full maintenance program and full menu of fleet management solutions. Kris-Way Full Service Lease provides customers with a fully comprehensive turnkey fleet solution.
Kris-Way Contract Maintenance provides a customized vehicle maintenance program for customer owned equipment. Your fleet is maintained by a team of dedicated professionals. From preventive maintenance to 24 hour emergency service,Kris-Way's Contract Maintenance is a solution for fleets of all sizes.
Dedicated Contract Carriage
Kris-Way Dedicated Contract Carriage offers a complete package of professional fleet services. Dedicated Contract Carriage allows customers to fully outsource their transportation operation and focus on their core business.
When you are trying to develop the most efficient and economical delivery schedules and routes,you can rely on Kris-Way to design,implement,and manage your logistics operation. We can provide an in-depth utilization study (as a member of NationaLease) to assist in maximizing asset utilization.
Commercial Truck Rental
The Kris-Way rental fleet consists of clean well maintained late model equipment to assist customers in covering seasonal needs,unexpected emergencies,and sudden increase in demand for equipment.
Safety and Training
Kris-Way offers safety training to help keep your employees safe and your business in compliance. Our seminars also help you increase efficiency,enhance productivity,manage risk and significantly reduce operating costs.