Our Company History

1981

Britcom International Limited established as specialist exporter of used commercial vehicles.

1987

Move to larger premises in Market Weighton to take advantage of the growth in African, Caribbean and South East Asian markets, plus the recently established UK truck sales and export parts operations. New site enabled company to have it’s own workshop with painting facilities so all refurbishment could be undertaken in-house.

1992

Acquisition of W & A Chassis Developments in Hull to move into the chassis engineering and bodybuilding business.

1998

W & A merged into main Britcom operation and moved to Market Weighton site.

1999

ISO 9001 accreditation awarded.

2001

Majority investment in HVPS Kenya, based in Nairobi, as the Renault Trucks dealer for Kenya and a further outlet for used truck sales in the country.

2006

Move to current purpose-built 14 acre site, incorporating modern offices and workshops, together with a storage capacity for over 300 vehicles. This led to enhanced growth in particular of the UK focused side of the business, especially in used truck sales and vehicle engineering & bodyshop services.

2015

Opening of sales depot in Manchester to further diversify our geographic presence.

2020

Construction of new engineering workshop, taking the overall capacity of Market Weighton site up to 20 bays, and total staff in UK and Kenya to 75.

2021

Britcom Developments established to take advantage of opportunities in the commercial property sector.

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