Established in 1991, Walker Vehicle Rentals began by offering Van Rentals in the local Dublin Area and continued to go from strength to strength over the past 27 years now operating a fleet in excess of 1000 vehicles from 5 depot locations throughout Ireland.
In 2004 the company was acquired by Declan Malone, Francis Cunningham & Dave McCormack allowing the company to add a new dimension of Municipal Hire vehicles to complement its already expansive fleet of Transport, Refrigerated and Utility Vehicles. These include Refuse Collection Vehicles, Skip Trucks, Hokkloaders and Roadsweepers.
Walker Vehicle Rentals operates across a very wide customer base to include Logistics Companies, Local Authorities, and the Waste Industry.
Our Fleet consists of a Light Commercial Vehicle Range, vans up to 4.5tons, Tippers, Luton Boxes, and Refrigerated Vans. Our Heavy Commercial Vehicle Range consists of 7.5Ton – 18Ton Boxes & Curtainsides, Tractor Units, and Refrigerated Units 7.5t – 18 t, Tipper Grabs, and trailers.
Walker Vehicle Rentals also act as agent and sole importer for a range of Municipal Equipment including Faun Municipal Vehicles, Scarab Roadsweepers, Hyva Hook & Skip Lift Equipment, Applied Sweepers and Wheelwash Ltd.
In 2012 Walkers became main Franchise Dealer for MAN & Mitsubishi Commercials for the Cork area and have continued to invest in dealers facilities allowing to build on our strong customer base.
Walker vehicle Rentals operates from 5 locations nationwide including Dublin, Cork, Limerick, and Wexford & Antrim. From each location, we offer a full range of Rental /Contract Hire and Sales vehicles. Each location operates a full service and parts department thus ensuring a first class service at all times regardless of your location.
Walker Vehicle Rentals has grown substantially during this time and are absolutely committed to Customer Support at every Level and are fully supported by the manufacturers we represent with all diagnostic equipment and expertise on hand 24/7. Our mobile workshops are professionally fitted out to a very high standard and carry a broad range of general spares as well as specific parts unique to our fleet.Each of our mobile units also carries diagnostic equipment that is multi-disciplined for both chassis and bodies. All staff are time served and highly skilled with a full and comprehensive knowledge of all vehicles and equipment we offer.
We also offer and engage in a full fleet management service, vehicle maintenance and refurbishment, parts supply, and legal compliance. We also operate our own recovery vehicle-based at each location comprising of tilt and slide vehicle from 10 ton – 15 tons with a lowloader unit available nationwide.
Our objective is to blend seamlessly into our customer’s business operation and take the responsibility and management away to allow our customers to concentrate on their core business. Often our customers find themselves running two business, a transport business and their core business.
Walker Vehicle Rentals continues to expand its fleet and invest in all our facilities and equipment to ensure we can offer the best service in our industry.