Konsortium PD Sdn Bhd has taken delivery of its first batch of new Volvo FM heavy duty trucks. In total, Konsortium PD Sdn Bhd bought 31 units of Volvo FM370 and FM440 from Volvo Trucks Malaysia. This order is scheduled for delivery in stages in 2020 and 2021, with a batch of 10 trucks delivered recently to its headquarters in Lukut, Port Dickson.
Volvo Trucks Malaysia has been a partner of Konsortium PD Sdn Bhd since 2015. Konsortium PD Sdn Bhd is one of the most reputable road transportation logistics companies in Malaysia. Establishing itself over the last two decades as one of the best haulage operators in the region, Konsortium PD Sdn Bhd mainly operates in Port Dickson, Westport, KVDT/Puchong, Kapar, Kempas/Johor and HICOM/Shah Alam. Its reputation is based on its high standards of safety and operational excellence which has gained acknowledgement from industry peers and dominant players.
The company’s operations service the majority of the oil and gas industries in Malaysia. The recent addition of Petron Malaysia to its list of customers further enhances its leadership position in the country.
“This year is a challenging year for all of us, in KPD, we warrior on together with our trusted employees, customers and business partners like Volvo Trucks to brace through these uncertain times. The purchase of 31 new Volvo trucks is essential in order to provide the top-notch services and deliveries to our customers to help them run a seamless operation, excel in performance and push to become the industry best role model,” said Richard Tee Chu Wong, Managing Director of Konsortium PD Sdn Bhd.
To safeguard its reputation, Konsortium PD Sdn Bhd expects a very high standard of safety and product quality as well as aftermarket services from its vehicles provider. Thus far, Volvo Trucks has successfully met the company’s expectations by continuing to deliver its promise for quality products and aftersales services.
“Despite all the challenges we have been facing this year, we, at Volvo Trucks Malaysia, have continued to strive to uphold our product philosophy to offer quality, safety and vehicle productivity in line with market needs. I have complete faith in our team’s unwavering dedication to always be here for our customers. We have managed to stay on course with the highest quality of service and unparalleled value to our customers and we will continue to compromise on nothing to ensure that our customers will have the very best of Volvo Truck’s quality and that is the global standard,” said Law Ah Tiong, Vice President of Sales and Logistics Volvo Trucks Malaysia.
Additionally, the Volvo Trucks Driver Development Programme has been developed as an essential value-added service to train the ‘captains’ (experienced truck drivers) of Konsortium PD Sdn Bhd to acquire and sustain a team of high quality ‘captains’, which forms the most important asset and value to the company. The brand continuously strives to raise the bar for its products and services to enhance value and improve cost efficiency for its customers, and make the partnership a win-win scenario.
“Konsortium PD Sdn Bhd is a prestigious customer in the oil and gas segment and they have high expectations on safety and product quality when it comes to their selection and choice of transportation partners. We are honored to be Konsortium PD Sdn Bhd’s choice and we are truly humbled and grateful for your continued trust in adding 31 units of Volvo Trucks to your fleet. I strongly believe that our new Volvo Trucks will help you overcome foreseeable operation challenges and accelerate growth for your business that can only be the perfect complementary partner to match your ambition,” added Law.