Founded by Philip Browning in 1983 as a Sole Trader Business, carrying out Engineering Services to third party customers Commercial Vehicles.
Philip is vehicle engineer with experience in commercial vehicle, Body, Chassis repair, Construction & general vehicle engineering.
Vehicle hire was introduced as a part of the business in 1985, and the fleet has steadily increased over the trading years.
CVME is established in its current free-hold, purpose built 1½ acre site, with a 10,000 sq ft engineering workshop catering for vehicle general maintenance, vehicle body repair / crash repair, vehicle body construction and vehicle painting.
Zoe Wright joined CVME in January 2005 as a Rental Administrator, during November 2005 Zoe took the position of General Manager and Company Secretary, taking charge of the daily rental operations and vehicle maintenance planning. Before joining CVME, Zoe’s background was with Transamerica Trailer Leasing, taking charge of daily trailer rental, vehicle maintenance planning and sales.
The CVME Engineering department has three divisions. General Maintenance , Service and Repair; Truck body repair and Paintshop. CVME actively markets its used rental vehicles, see our full page advertisement in the weekly Commercial Motor magazine or website at www.cvme.co.uk.
We operate a growing fleet in excess of 380 vehicles within 3 categories, based upon the latest models of the Daf, Mercedes Benz and MAN range of vehicles, covering the south of England.
Flexible Tuck Hire Services To Suit You!
Daily-Short-Long Term Hire
If you require the flexibility of additional vehicles without being tied into a long contract, CVME can provide short and long term hire at contract hire price.
- DAILY - SHORT TERM - LONG TERM - CONTRACT HIRE -
System 52 short term hire at long term contract hire rates on going as required. Can be terminated with one month’s notice.
7,500 Kgs GVW - Box van or Curtainsided body, Day, Single Sleeper or Twin Sleeper cab. Vehicles are available with or without Tail-Lift.
18,000 Kgs GVW - Box van or Curtainsided body, Single or Twin Sleeper Cab vehicles available fitted with Tuck-under Tail Lift. Air suspension optional.
Tractor Units - A range of 2 and 3 axle Single or Twin Sleeper Cab Tractor Units available to cover all types of long and short haul journeys and general distribution. Option of Air–Suspension, 3 axle units have central lifting axle, all vehicles fitted with Sliding fifth wheel to allow numerous trailer/tractor combinations to b