Contract signed at IAA Hannover 2014
Waberer’s International Pte. Co., one of Europe’s largest road transport companies acquires 1,000 new DAF CF and XF trucks to renew its fleet. The order was signed at the IAA exhibition in Hanover by Waberer’s International Chairman/CEO György Wáberer and Ron Bonsen, member of the DAF Board of Management and responsible for Marketing & Sales. Delivery of the vehicles will take place this and next year. As a result of the new order, nearly half of Waberer’s fleet of 3,300 units will consist of DAF trucks.
‘Always the right solution’
‘Always the right solution’ is DAF’s overall theme at IAA 2014 - which is being held inHanover from 25 September to 2 October. DAF Trucks will be exhibiting its fullindustry leading product and services range to illustrate that it offers theright solution for every application. A new and extremely quiet CF distributiontruck allows deliveries in city areas where noise restrictions apply duringevening and night. New CF and XF Low Deck tractors maximize the highestefficiency within volume transportation. DAF also announces sophisticatedtechnologies like Predictive Cruise Control and Predictive Shifting to furtheroptimize fuel efficiency.
Company invests in new DAF Euro 6 trucks to improve its efficiency and environmental credentials
The new DAF XF Euro 6 has triumphed over its rivals to be named ‘Fleet Truck of the Year 2014’ by a panel of 12 experts in Ireland’s prestigious, annual Export & Freight Transport & Logistics Awards which were announced in Belfast last week.
DAF is exhibiting three specialised applications for the recycling and waste management sector at the RWM show at the NEC, Birmingham from 16 to 18 September 2014.
Debut at IAA Hannover 2014
At the IAA 2014, which is being held in Hannover from 25 September to 2 October, DAF introduces an extremely quiet CF for urban distribution during the evening and at night. The CF Silent will be available from the beginning of 2015.
Proving that DAF trucks are chosen for a diverse range of industries and uses, one of the latest orders for its new Euro 6 range will be helping keep us all on the road working for the UK’s largest specialist road marking contractor, WJ Roadmarkings.
DAF’s complete range of new LF, CF and XF Euro 6 models have now been released and are starting to enter service with operators across the UK and Europe.
Up to eight years of front line service is what specialist container movement company Buckley Transport Limited is looking for from a pair of new DAF CF tractors that have just joined its 44-strong fleet.
FreshLinc driver Frantisek Bogyi has won the Shell FuelSave Partner UK European Driving Competition 2014 – achieving the accolade behind the wheel of his beloved DAF truck.