Furnells prides itself on its extremely low level of staff turnover. It is operated by an excellent team of highly qualified individuals many of which have been with the team for years becoming a member of the Furnells Family and have been trained in everything from airport security to the carriage of dangerous goods by road, including Class 7 (Radioactive Materials).
Here is our story.
David Furnell established Furnell Transport from his mums flat with a small van.
1978 The first warehouse was opened in Kent Brushes,
Apsley in Hemel Hempstead.
Our current Managing Director joined the company at the tender age of 17 working his way to his current position.
Furnells started transporting hazardous goods.
1989 saw us open our first Lorry Park.
1989 saw another long serving member of our team join. Jackie is our Traffic Office Manager.
Furnells moved into new premises.
Furnells were accepted onto the LLWR Framework agreement as a prefered supplier.
Became our permanent home as Furnells purchases the property.
The Big 50
Furnells celebrated 50 years in business.
Both David and Zac remain in the company to this day.