The hub is the second service and maintenance facility announced by Volta Trucks after Bonuil-sur-Marne in Paris, with more centers to be announced in other European cities.
The Volta Trucks hub in London is on White Hart Lane in Tottenham, north London, close to many of Volta Trucks’ early UK customers, and within easy reach of all major logistics hubs in east and west London. The facility is spread over 30,000 square feet and operates eight shop bays. It will also have a showroom, administrative offices, a Volta Trucks Academy training center and a call center that will provide the interface between the customers and the company’s team of technical and commercial experts.
With sustainability at the heart of the Volta Trucks brand, the new Volta Truck Hub building in London is at the forefront of design. The property, managed by LaSalle Investment Management, has a photovoltaic panel system on its roof, which converts sunlight into energy for the site, and a passive solar wall, which optimizes the heating and ventilation of the building. It has also been designed with a charging infrastructure to support 50kW fast charging of Volta Zero vehicles during servicing. Overall, the facility has an A+EPC rating and is designed to achieve a BREEAM ‘Excellent’ rating.
The Volta Trucks hub in London is part of a broader representation strategy that will see vehicle servicing offered at launch locations in Paris, London, Madrid, Milan, Germany’s Rhine-Ruhr region and Germany’s Randstad region. Netherlands. The Hub Network will be a key enabler of the company’s innovative Truck as a Service offering, which is set to revolutionize the financing and servicing of commercial vehicle fleets.
Trucks as a Service will accelerate the adoption of electric commercial vehicles by providing a simple and intuitive way to electrify fleets, while reducing migration risk for fleet operators. Truck as a Service supports every stage of the electrification migration by offering a single, economical monthly fee that covers the use of a fully electric Volta Zero vehicle and all of its service, maintenance, insurance and training requirements, uptime and vehicle operation. Maximizes efficiency.
Casper Norden, Director of Fleet Solutions at Volta Trucks, confirmed the Volta Trucks Center in London; “London and Paris are early launch markets for Volta trucks, and the availability of service and maintenance facilities is key to customer confidence in our ability to deliver on our promises and maintain the uptime of their vehicles. Right with the right environmental credentials The search for location has been extensive, but our new Volta Truck Hub in Tottenham gives us and our customers everything they need to introduce our innovative truck to the important UK market and be fully operational from day one. “