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UTA One® Move – A new toll box for cars and vans to further optimise fleet management for light vehicles


  • Extends the benefits of UTA’s toll service to lighter vehicles of up to 3.5 tons
  • Integrates road and parking toll processing within…
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New UTA SmartCockpit® offers easy, efficient fuel planning


  • Online and smartphone-based app enables users to optimise their refuelling strategies
  • Integrates customer-specific data for customized…
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UTA provides sanitary containers for #LogistikHilft industry initiative


  • Joint BMVI, BGL, LAG, Fraunhofer IML and DocStop initiative
  • Official container inauguration with high-ranking guests on Friday, July 31,…
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UTA supports truck drivers on German mo-torways with protective masks and disin-fectant


  • Distribution at key motorway rest areas and truck stops across the country
  • UTA’s We Care for You initiative – conducted in partnership…
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UTA offers toll processing in Bulgaria for all vehicle categories


  • UTA card now accepted for e-vignettes and route bookings
  • Flexible booking on-site, online and via app
  • UTA toll solutions now available…
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UTA supports the French transportation sector by donating face masks to TRED UNION members


Strasbourg, France – UTA, a leading provider of fuel and service cards in Europe, is donating thousands of protective face masks to TRED…

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UTA expands supply network with LIQVIS LNG service stations


  • Liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a long-distance and high-performance alternative to diesel
  • Toll exemption for LNG trucks in Germany…
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UTA expands Spanish network through partnership with Repsol


  • Approximately 80 Repsol filling stations at key locations have been added to UTA’s network of acceptance points
  • Cooperation to be…
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UTA Fleet Manager for optimal, all-in-one fleet management


  • Cloud-based software solution gathers relevant fleet data
  • Cost and time savings through automation and effective reporting
  • Now available…
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UTA provides professional drivers in Italy with free meals


  • 2,000 free meals available at 10 Sarni motorway catering points across Italy
  • The We Care for You initiative is part of Edenred Group’s…
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UTA provides truck drivers in Austria with protective masks and disinfectant


  • Distribution at all motorway service areas and border stations in Austria
  • Campaign conducted with DocStop and Service 24 Notdienst GmbH
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UTA equips ANET drivers in Spain with face masks


UTA donates 3,000 FFP2 masks to Asociación Navarra de Empresarios de Transporte as a sign of solidarity during the coronavirus pandemic.…

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UTA and DocStop support HGV drivers with the SaniStop campaign


  • The closure of rest stops is a real problem for truck drivers
  • SaniStop organises access to washing and showering facilities across…
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Analysing challenges and opportunities for European fleet managers


  • Edenred and UTA white paper examines drivers, vehicles and operating costs

Kleinostheim/Issy-les-Moulineaux (Paris) – The ever greater…

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Maximiliano Sassaroli new Area Manager

Maximiliano Sassaroli (Area Manager) | UTA


Kleinostheim – UNION TANK Eckstein GmbH & Co. KG (UTA) is strengthening its sales activities in Western and Southern Europe. Since 21st…

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Carsten Bettermann appointed new CEO of UTA


Kleinostheim - On October 1st 2019, UNION TANK Eckstein GmbH & Co. KG (UTA) appointed Carsten Bettermann as its new CEO. He succeeds to…

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UTA expands its ferry service to 750 connections


Kleinostheim - UNION TANK Eckstein GmbH & Co. KG (UTA) has further expanded its service portfolio: With the new online platform UTA Ferry…

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UTA prepares exchange of toll boxes for czech republic


  • New satellite-based toll system to be launched on 1 December 2019

Kleinostheim – The Czech-Slovak consortium CzechToll and SkyToll will…

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Specifications for the UTA Full Service Card (short version)


UTA Full Service Card


Eckstein GmbH & Co. KG
Heinrich-Eckstein-Str. 1
63801 Kleinostheim/Main 

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Europe-wide toll solution UTA One® is now approved for Germany


  • Confirmation of "Suitability for Use” by the Federal Office for Goods Transport (BAG)
  • Shortly nine toll contexts for eight European…
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UTA fuel cards introduced at 1,200 Carrefour service stations in France


Kleinostheim - 20 March 2019. UNION TANK Eckstein GmbH & Co. KG (UTA), one of the leading providers of fuel and service cards for transport…

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UTA has the best fuel card image


Kleinostheim/Munich - 8 February 2019. Winning streak - UNION TANK Eckstein GmbH & Co. KG (UTA) is once again one of the winners of the…

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134 new service stations added to the UTA network in Switzerland


  • UTA has expanded its network of service stations and added 134 Agip/ENI sites
  • Nationwide fuel card acceptance network in Switzerland


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UTA takes over Road Account division of AirPlus International


  • : UTA takes over Road Account division of AirPlus International
  • AirPlus International strengthens focus on core business

Kleinostheim /…

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Alfonso Díaz Llairó heads UTA Spain


  • New Country Manager with many years of sales and industry experience
  • Further expansion of market position in Spain and Portugal


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UTA opens new branch in Slovakia


  • New office in Bratislava
  • Network expansion in Central and Eastern Europe

Kleinostheim - 23 October 2018. UNION TANK Eckstein GmbH & Co.…

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Christopher Matalou takes over as CFO at UTA


Kleinostheim - 20. September 2018. Christopher Matalou has been the   new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of UNION TANK Eckstein GmbH & Co. KG…

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Ralf Kaplan to be new Head of Procurement Fuels and PLUS Services at UTA


  • Procurement expert to further optimise purchasing processes
  • Existing partnerships to be developed

Kleinostheim – 25 July.  UNION TANK…

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UTA is expanding its network in Russia and Belarus


  • Development of strategic partnership with LUKOIL
  • Further boost to Eastern Europe presence
  • Expansion of UTA fuel stations network…
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UTA partnering with taxi booking service mytaxi


  • Partnership in connection with fuel supply for taxis
  • Successful pilot stage completed in Hamburg, Berlin and Munich
  • Partnership launched…
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New toll solution for the European Electronic Toll Service (EETS) available now


  • UTA One® has passed the field test
  • Launch of Europe-wide toll solution

Kleinostheim – 3 April 2018. The new UTA One® is available as…

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Jérôme Bonnet has been appointed the new IT Director at UTA


  • Management experience as CIO at parent company Edenred
  • Focus on digital transformation
  • Organisational separation of IT and toll


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UTA facilitates fee processing for new Slovenian toll system


  • The new DarsGo toll system to be introduced on 1 April
  • It affects vehicles with a permissible total weight of more than 3.5 tons
  • Free-f…
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Rudolf Henschel heads UTA sales in Germany and Austria


  • New Country Manager is successful sales expert
  • Sales strategy is pursued rigorously

Kleinostheim - 30 January 2018. UNION TANK Eckstein…

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UTA cooperates with transport platform TimoCom


  • TimoCom route planner displays service stations in the UTA network
  • With some 38,500 companies, TimoCom supports Europe’s largest…
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UTA expands service offer to include cars and commercial vehicles up to 3.5 tons


  • Extended target group: traders and fleet managers
  • Three product packages: from the cost-effective Basic Package to the Europe-wide…
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UTA enables the payment of tolls in Croatia


  • Toll payment by post-pay procedure
  • ENC on-board unit (OBU) for vehicles over 3.5 tonnes
  • Transport companies save time and money


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UTA is expanding its market presence in Eastern Europe


  • UTA acquires majority in Timex Card SP. z o.o. marketing agency
  • Further expansion of business activities in Poland, the Baltic countries…
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Edenred continues with geographical and financial expansion of European fleet and mobility solutions


Kleinostheim/Paris - 12 January 2018. UTA expands market presence to include six more countries in Eastern Europe with the purchase of a…

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UTA to offer new toll solution with the greatest possible coverage in Europe


  • Companies simply require one on-board unit (OBU) for the European Electronic Toll Service (EETS)
  • UTA plans to integrate eight toll…
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UTA increases security with the use of fuel cards


  • Enhanced functions in the online customer portal
  • Self-management of the limits
  • E-mail alert when the credit limit has been reached


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UTA and Tank-Netz Deutschland (TND) launch cooperation


  • German network grows to more than 12,300 service stations
  • Exclusive cooperation with Tankstellen-Netz-Deutschland GmbH
  • UTA customers…
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Stories from the Tanke


  • UTA is starting its first blog all about service stations
  • You can find stories, pictures and insider info at stories-from-the-tanke.de

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Markus Singethan new head of HR at UTA


  • New head of HR responsible for development in human resources
  • Acceleration of strategic HR issues such as talent management and employer…
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Staff change at UTA France


  • Long-standing branch manager enters retirement
  • New County Manager has many years of industry experience
  • International sales to be…
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UTA sets up new branch in Austria


  • More intense support of Austrian market
  • Strengthens international focus

Kleinostheim/Vienna - 31 January 2017. UNION TANK Eckstein…

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Edenred takes over UTA majority


  • In Europe, Edenred plans to leverage UTA and its own expertise acquired in Latin America to increase its market share in the heavy fleet…
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Marcel van Empel is head of new Strategy and Product Management unit at UTA


  • Increasing the business success of the product lines
  • UTA strengthens the marketing of its products

Kleinostheim - 23 November 2016. In…

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Simone Sguizzardi is the New Head of Western Europe at UTA


  • Activities are established and expanded in important future markets
  • Direct sales and marketing are strengthened with a newly created…
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Edit Pljakic steps up UTA sales


  • UTA to unlock further potential among new and existing customers
  • New Head of Sales, Controlling and Business Development

Kleinostheim –…

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UTA develops fuel app for new FleetBoard store


  • UTA FuelGuide guides drivers to the cheapest fuel stop en route
  • Mittelständische Unternehmen sollen verstärkt angesprochen werden


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Andreas Kupfer Named Head of German UTA Sales


  • Medium-sized companies will be increasingly addressed
  • UTA restructures sales organization

Kleinostheim, 7/21/2016 – UNION TANK…

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UTA contributes to DocStop


  • €3,000 to support the association
  • Development of en-route medical care for professional drivers

Kleinostheim – 13th July 2016. UNION…

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UTA sets new future course for its personnel


  • Kay Otte moves to Key Account Management
  • Stefan Horst is the new Head of Marketing

Kleinostheim, Germany – 6th July 2016: UNION TANK…

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UTA offers Telepass EU


  • New On-Board Unit covers toll systems in five countries
  • Pay road charges quickly and automatically while driving past

Kleinostheim – 1…

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UTA offers on-board unit for Scandinavia


  • Easy payment of toll, tunnel, bridge and ferry charges in Norway and bridge charges in Denmark and Sweden
  • Rapid transit through over 50…
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Iulian Alexe takes charge at UTA Romania


  • New Country Manager with experience in the service card sector and in customer support
  • Ongoing development of sales activities in Romania
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UTA Opens a New Branch in the Czech Republic


  • Further strengthening of its European presence
  • New location in Prague

Kleinostheim/Prague - 20 May 2016. UNION TANK Eckstein GmbH & Co.…

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Bartosz Kamejsza Appointed New Head of Sales for Central and Eastern Europe at UTA


  • Competent manager strengthens the sales team
  • UTA promotes continued expansion in Eastern Europe

Kleinostheim - 13 May 2016. New sales…

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UTA is the Main Sponsor of the European Truck Racing Championship


  • The race is one of the most popular motor sport series in Europe
  • UTA is supporting the European Championships for trucks

Kleinostheim –…

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UTA provides fast and effective relief for OBU delivery problems in Belgium


  • Chaotic start of the truck toll in Belgium
  • Toll collection devices from Satellic are either defective or not delivered on time
  • UTA…
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UTA team sets up mobile handover stations for toll units at ten border crossing points


  • Satellite-based toll system in Belgium starts on 1 April 2016
  • UTA Service provides quick solutions for drivers and haulage companies


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Gabriel Moulènes is the new Area Manager for Central and Eastern Europe at UTA


  • The supply network covers strategically important transit routes
  • UTA is further expanding its presence in Eastern Europe

Kleinostheim –…

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UTA in Rumania


  • New office in Bucharest
  • Expanding presence in Eastern Europe

Kleinostheim - 03.12.2015. UTA Rumania opened for business in Bucharest…

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UTA MultiBox® compatible with the new tolls in Belgium and the German Herrentunnel


  • Interoperability with a single box for 6 tolls systems in 5 countries
  • Now payable with the UTA MultiBox®

Kleinostheim/Main –…

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Volker Huber appointed new CEO at UTA


  • From August 17th, 2015, Volker Huber will take over the position as Spokesman of the Management (CEO) at UTA.

Kleinostheim, Aug. 4th,…

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UTA will be invoicing partner for toll transactions effected in the new toll system in Belgium, which will start on 01/04/2016


  • Satellite toll system
  • Eurovignette in Belgium will be replaced
  • Settlement via the UTA Card System

Kleinostheim/Main - 15/07/2015. With…

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Change in the UTA Management


  • On 01/07/2015, the Managing Director for many years, Frits Baron van Dedem, has handed over his duties and responsibilities to Robert…
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