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The Eagle Leasing Story

Born in the ’60s and Still Going Strong.

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Eagle Leasing is the Northeast’s largest trailer and container leasing company.

Back in the 1960s, Irving Eagle and his three sons, Louis, Alvin, and Morty, worked for Strick Trailers, the country’s largest trailer manufacturer at the time. They sold new trailers to trucking companies throughout the Northeast. Instead of taking a sales commission, the Eagles were often offered the older trade-in trailers to keep for themselves, as Strick didn’t want them back. The men saw potential in leasing these trade-ins and eventually formed their own small fleet of trailers which they rented out to companies for storage. Their business took off, and in 1967 they left Strick and formed The Eagle Leasing Co. in Orange, CT.

In the late 1970s, the family knew that in order to grow the company they needed to expand into Massachusetts, where the high-tech boom was just starting. They studied maps to determine how to best serve the state in the most effective way. They chose Southborough as the ideal location, and in 1987 opened their first office there. After 20 years of growth, the company added a state-of-the-art facility in Oxford, MA in 2006.

Eagle Leasing is now the Northeast’s largest trailer, office, and container leasing company, with a customer base ranging from residential to industrial, more than 20,000 units in its fleet and over 100 acres of land across our 4 locations.  While Eagle Leasing started in the storage and road trailer business, we expanded our business to include flatbeds, storage containers, office trailers, and office containers.

The company has grown to employ over 130 people at our locations, including Orange, CT, Southborough, MA, Oxford, MA and Northborough, MA.

Check out our story here in the Metrowest Daily News!

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  • Just wanted to thank you for the very fast service and the quality of our new container. You have everything right down to tee when it comes to your ordering process right through to your delivery. Couldn't be any happier.


    Mike's Towing

  • The driver was amazing, he backed down our drive first time and dropped the container exactly where we needed it. He’s a great asset to your organization. 



  • I have used your firm a few times..  but I want to let you know the Culture and attitude of your firms employees treating customers should be known to all. Even thru these times your firm has demonstrated high customer values…From Terry, the coordinator to the drivers all with the great smile and positive attitude, makes being a customer the pleasant experience.



  • Over the past 12 years, I have rented & leased several 20 ft & 40 ft Storage Containers from Eagle Leasing. I know first-hand why they are rated the best (leader) of storage & trailer truck bodies in the North East. All their equipment is ALWAYS in Top-Notch condition!! The delivery pros are excellent, as well as being on time...!! Keep up the good work...


    MEG Equipment

  • Wow.. what can I say! These guys were professional and had great customer skills - something you rarely see these days. When I was shopping for a container, I looked at all the "other competitors", but could not find anyone that could match the price to service as Eagle Leasing. Happy I made the choice.



  • When One Mighty Mill needed a solution to store packaging Eagle Leasing was quick to solve my storage worries. Great rates too!


    One Mighty Mill