Netherlands-based trucking company, A2B-online, has taken delivery of 50 Ferry K.SCX X curtain-siders from German OEM, Kässbohrer.
According to the OEM, A2B-online has been a business partner since 2013 and will be using these vehicles to bolster its full load, part load and pallet consignments to and from the UK, Benelux and Germany.
During the delivery ceremony, Jaco van Eijk, Fleet Manager of A2B-online, Edward Spaans, Business Unit Manager trailers at A2B-online, Bart van ’t Hof, Group Sales Director of A2B-online, and Mehmet Önen, Key Account Manager of Kässbohrer, spoke about their long-term partnership.
“As A2B-online, we are making transportation to the UK through unaccompanied ferry traffic,” said van Eijk.
“As the result of the perfect performance of our 46 Kässbohrer vehicles that were already in our fleet for unaccompanied short sea traffic, we decided to add more 50 Kässbohrer vehicles to our fleet. We constantly assess our operations and our vehicles.
“As the result of our assessment, we can surely say that Kässbohrer vehicles are robust and high-quality and presents continuous vehicle performance,” he said.
“We believe that coming months will expose opportunities that we will explore together with our container division thanks to advanced features of Kässbohrer vehicles.” said Spaans.
Önen explained that the Kässbohrer curtain-siders are equipped with Valx drum brake axles. “As Kässbohrer we always provide high-quality, state-of-the-art vehicles with our engineering power, offer attuned customer services to our customers in 55 countries and we have the complete product range for intermodal transportation.”