You will soon be holding the first issue of the "Asian Trucker Bus Special" in your hands. It is a very proud moment for us and we do hope that the excitement transpires through the pages of this magazine.
Launching a new product is always a fascinating process. Thanks to the great support from the industry, we were able to put this together quickly after we first proposed the idea.
According to “Cawangan Perangkaan Trafik, Polis Di Raja Malaysia (PDRM) Bukit Aman” there have been 178 road accidents involving school students during their journey to school or their journey back home from school in 2012. Another 288 cases involving school student happened outside of the school.
Since 2012, Kögel has been working alongside the Castrol Team Hahn Racing in the FIA European Truck Racing Championship – the highest European class in truck racing. This successful partnership has now been extended ahead of schedule by another season until the end of 2015. The European Championship team from Altensteig continues to put its faith in a turntable trailer as well as two swap bodies completely customised by the trailer manufacturer from Burtenbach to meet the needs of the team. Concluding the contract also signals continuity and reliability for both parties on the unsettled truck racing circuit.
October 4 signals the start of the world’s toughest sailing competition – the Volvo Ocean Race. Ahead of the launch, Volvo Trucks is introducing the Volvo FH and Volvo FH16 in a specially designed version inspired by the race.
MIBTC 2015, the definitive exhibition for the commercial vehicle industry is back! Some 40 % bigger, more fringe events and integration of events for the Asian Trucker Drivers Club are just a few of the highlights we have in store for you. Many top tier manufacturerss have already booked their booth space.
In the last issue of Asian Trucker we reported about FEWS, Shell's Fraud Early Warning System. While it was already at the cutting edge of fleet cards, Shell has taken another stab at it to leapfrog the system and push the envelope even further.
Previously, the fraud detection system took some 48 hours to forward the data to the fraud analysts for their review. At that time, Shells' fraud analysts would then evaluate the incident and decide if there is a case of fraud or not. The drawback if this system was by the time the analysts had made their decision on a case, the fraud already happened.
SAF-HOLLAND Malaysia, a growing and leading supplier of products for truck, bus and trailer, is seeking to hire a dynamic, highly motivated and enthusiastic sales executive to join a team of vibrant professionals in our Malaysian organization.
Shell Rimula, the leading heavy duty diesel engine oil brand in Malaysia, has kicked off the Shell Rimula Technology Lab roadshow in Sarawak and Sabah as part of its 2014 global promotion in Kuching on 10 May, 2014.
The Shell Rimula Technology Lab would be making stops at a total of eight locations in Sarawak and Sabah from 10 May till 22 June, 2014.