Volvo Rents Opens New Rental Center in North Pole, Alaska

Sat June 27, 2009 - West Edition

Volvo Construction Equipment Rents Inc. (Volvo Rents), has opened a new Volvo Rents equipment rental center in North Pole, Alaska.

Brice Equipment, owned and operated by the Brice family, has opened a new Volvo Rents Center, located at 1725 Badger Road in North Pole. In addition to Volvo construction equipment, the company will carry a comprehensive line of essential equipment for the construction, commercial, industrial and homeowner markets.

“We’re excited to open up Volvo Rents in North Pole after a wonderful season on Prudhoe Bay last winter,” said Matthew Brice, president of Brice Equipment. “We’re happy to be opened in North Pole and are ready for a busy construction season.”

The Volvo Rents franchise program was designed by Volvo Construction Equipment and covers all aspects of an operating business model. Features include use of the Volvo brand, financial assistance, a fleet purchasing program, a Volvo Rents proprietary software program, operational support and guidance, comprehensive training in systems, sales, service, and management as well as facility design and regional and local marketing. Principal Volvo products for its rental centers include its extensive line of compact excavators and wheel loaders, backhoes and skid steer loaders.