Four key Scania customers in the northern region i.e. SR Gemilang Transport (M) Sdn Bhd, Perniagaan & Pengangkutan Yeap Sdn Bhd, Sakthy Transport Sdn Bhd and Chipseng Heng Enterprise Sdn Bhd, recently received their vehicles at the Ipoh branch of Scania Malaysia during the Scania Malaysia Family Day.
The Ipoh event also saw Scania presenting awards for achieving the best fuel savings for a competition based on its Fleet Management System to Ipoh Overland Tours & Travel Sdn Bhd for the bus category and Sakthy Transport Sdn Bhd for the truck category.
The Fleet Management System (FMS) is a total solutions approach from Scania for its customers to achieve the best profitability and efficiency in their businesses. It gathers data from the driver’s performance and vehicle, which is then used together with methods such as driver training and coaching to increase the productivity of the fleet, achieve fuel economy and eventually reduce the cost of operations.
The Scania Family Day is held at all Scania branches nationwide to provide an opportunity to its staff and their families to mingle as well as for the families to get acquainted with their loved ones’ roles in keeping trucks and buses profitable for their owners.
“Scania’s continuing success is based on our employees and our core values. We focus on the individual and our future success depends on the achievements from our employees,” said Managing Director of Scania Southeast Asia, Marie Sjödin Enström.
The purpose of the Scania Family Day is to give visiting family members an idea about what it’s like to work at Scania and the full picture of what Scania can offer as an employer. Families will learn more about Scania’s strategic focus which is on customer profitability by being in the forefront of sustainable transport solutions.
“We treat each other the way we want to be treated. We listen and understand. From drivers of vehicles to all our employees and society at large, the individual stands at the centre in all that we do. We seek to capture the knowledge, experience and ambition of each individual to continuously improve what we do, and how we do it”, added Marie.
The customers and family members present got to see and understand more about Scania Genuine Parts and Scania Fleet Management System, Scania autonomous platooning, as well as experience a Scania Truck Simulator console game.
Scania customers cited the performance, reliability, fuel economy and safety of the Scania vehicles that contribute to the profitability and sustainability of their business, which make them the ideal choice for their haulage operations.