The IVECO Trakker off-road trucks have been purchased by heavy equipment rental company Wargi Santosa and will join the largest running park of IVECO vehicles in the Meulaboh District, North Sumatra.
IVECO, a global leader in on- and off-road transport, and its official distributor in Indonesia PT Chakra Jawara, have delivered eight Trakker trucks to heavy equipment rental company Wargi Santosa at an official ceremony. This is the first of two deliveries and will be followed by a further seven Trakkers by the end of the year. Once the full order of 15 units is completed, the customer’s fleet will comprise a total of 105 IVECO vehicles, including 25 IVECO Astra trucks (6x4), 15 IVECO 682 trucks (6x4 R) and 65 IVECO Trakker trucks (6x4R and 8x4R). This is one of the largest running parks of IVECO vehicles in the Meulaboh District, North Sumatra, Indonesia.
Participants at the ceremony included: representatives from IVECO’s key customers, management from parent Company CNH Industrial and representatives of the main holding TMT Group; MIFA Bersaudara, which owns a mining concession with five million tonnes of coal produced per year; mining contractor Cipta Kridatama; Wargi Santosa, which leases its purchased Trakker units to Cipta Kridatama; and leasing and financing company Chandra Sakti Utama Leasing. The IVECO brand was represented by its distributor in Indonesia Chakra Jawara, Rama Widodo, IVECO Business Manager and Tarkan Ozyonum, IVECO Product Marketing Manager.
Ricky Nelson, President Director at MIFA Bersaudara, highlighted that the robustness and performance of the IVECO vehicles over the years has made a significant contribution to the success of the business’s day-to-day operations. He also emphasised the importance of full after-sales support to maintain the uptime and productivity of the vehicles at work.
IVECO’s product offering is complemented by a full range of after-sales services, genuine spare parts support and financing provided by its distributor’s strong local network in the country. PT. Chakra Jawara offers customers a comprehensive product support package designed to maximise equipment productivity and utilisation for IVECO products. The product support organisation of PT. Chakra Jawara consists of three departments, service, parts and training. All service personnel are skilled technicians who have completed IVECO product training courses. In the Meulaboh District, during 2018, PT Chakra Jawara built an USD 800,000 parts warehouse employing 15 trained mechanics.
IVECO product offering in Indonesia
The IVECO TRAKKER is a versatile high-performance truck designed to operate tirelessly in all weather conditions and on all terrains – including the harsh off-road conditions typical of the construction and mining industries. Starting from the extra strong steel frame, every single component is chosen for durability. The proven IVECO Cursor engine delivers long-lasting power and resistance. This vehicle combines robustness, reliability and efficiency to deliver high productivity, and offers the comfort of a road vehicle on construction sites and in off-road missions.
The IVECO ASTRA range is the most specialized in the IVECO offering, with models up to 63 tonnes. It is designed for the most extreme missions such as heavy off-road applications in oil and gas, mining, quarrying, heavy construction and heavy haulage. Every single detail – from the high-performance driveline and simple design electronics to the strong chassis and suspensions – has been developed to complete the toughest jobs on the most difficult terrains, always delivering the highest levels of performance, strength and reliability. All this comes with outstanding comfort and excellent driver ergonomics. A wide array of customization options, from the driveline (gearboxes and special reinforced axles) to specific market requests, is available for specialised missions.
The IVECO 682 truck offers superior driving comfort and safety in the cab, which has passed the ECE-R29-2 test. Features such as the extensive windscreen, which provides excellent visibility and the efficient braking system with ABS further enhance the driver’s safety. The spacious cab with high roof, air conditioning, twelve storage boxes and foldable upper bunk is conceived to provide driving comfort and safety. The driver’s seat, fully adjustable steering wheel and all the controls within easy reach result in excellent ergonomics. Customers can choose from heavy and extra-heavy high-tensile-steel double neck chassis according to their needs. This vehicle was tested in the harshest driving conditions, demonstrating its extremely powerful performance and strength. It offers the ideal combination of comfort and ergonomics, safety, high quality and performance, which translates into great stability.