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18 Scania buses have been delivered by Scania Malaysia to Agensi Pelancungan D & Adik Beradik Sdn Bhd, an established express and tour bus operator based in the east coast region. The company has been Scania’s valued customer since 2013. Agensi Pelancungan D & Adik Beradik’s Managing Director Haji Ariffin Daud, who had cited performance, reliability, fuel economy and safety as reasons why the company decided to add the Scania buses for its tour operations throughout Peninsular Malaysia.
Scania Malaysia recently handed over the keys for 18 new Scania buses to one of its key customers in Kuala Terengganu, Agensi Pelancungan D & Adik Beradik Sdn Bhd. The company is an established express and tour bus operator based in the east coast region and Scania’s valued customer since 2013.
Held at the Scania Kuala Terengganu service facility in Gong Badak, the handover was officiated by Scania Southeast Asia Sales Director Daniel Tan to Agensi Pelancungan D & Adik Beradik’s Managing Director Haji Ariffin Daud, who had cited performance, reliability, fuel economy and safety as reasons why the company decided to add the Scania buses for its tour operations throughout Peninsular Malaysia.
In addition to contributing to the total operating economy of its business, he acknowledged the excellent after-sales service that Scania provides, which is crucial for the buses’ uptime.
The acquired K360IB4x2 buses feature a powerful engine with higher torque at lower revs and are equipped with the Scania Opticruise gearchange technology that promises better comfort while reducing clutch and synchromesh wear.
Financed by Scania Credit Malaysia since 2015, the buses come with the standard package offering of the two-year free Scania Maintenance; two-year free 24/7 Scania Assistance and a ten-year free Fleet Management System (FMS) package.
Scania Credit Malaysia eases the overall purchasing process for its customers by offering attractive and comprehensive financial solution packages such as hire purchase and leasing for acquisition of Scania vehicles that best suit their business plan and budget.
“We are proud to be partners with Agensi Pelancungan D & Adik Beradik for its long-haul operations and are indeed very happy that the company has once again placed its trust in Scania for the best profitability and sustainability of its business,” said Daniel.
The event also saw the presentation of an award to Suwara Travel & Tours Sdn Bhd for achieving best fuel savings in the Scania Fleet Management System (Scania FMS) competition, which was received by its Managing Director, Wan Md Zain Wan Abu Bakar.
Specially created for its customers, the Scania FMS is a total solutions approach that helps them make informed decisions when it comes to achieving best profitability and efficiency in their businesses. The data gathered from the driver’s performance and vehicle is then used with methods such as driver training and coaching to increase productivity of the fleet, including ways to achieve fuel economy and reduce cost of operations.
The handover and award presentation were held in conjunction with the Scania Open Day, which served as an opportunity for staff and their immediate family members to see what it’s like to work at Scania and what Scania could offer as an employer.
大马斯堪尼亚近日将18辆斯堪尼亚长途巴士移交给位于瓜拉登嘉楼的主要客户— Agensi Pelancungan D& Adik Beradik私人有限公司旅游代理。这家位于东海岸的长途旅游巴士公司，自2013年以来就是斯堪尼亚的客户。
斯堪尼亚东南亚销售总监Daniel Tan在斯堪尼亚位于瓜拉登嘉楼Gong Badak的服务中心将该模拟钥匙移交给Agensi Pelancungan D& Adik Beradik私人有限公司董事经理哈芝阿里芬（Haji Ariffin Daud）。阿里芬表示，该公司决定为其全马的旅游业务添购斯堪尼亚旅巴是因为它的良好的性能、可靠性、节油及安全性。
该公司所购买的K360IB 4X2 巴士，搭载动力强大的引擎，在低转速时可提供更高的扭矩，而且配备斯堪尼亚Opticruise换档技术，在降低离合器和同步器磨损的同时，带来更高的舒适性。
“我们为能与Agensi Pelancungan D & Adik Beradik的长途运营业务合作而深感自豪。我们也很开心他们对斯堪尼亚的再次信任，相信我们能为他们的业务带来最好的利润和可持续性。”Daniel说。
此外，斯堪尼亚也在该活动中将奖项颁发给Suwara Travel & Tour 私人有限公司董事经理旺再因（Wan Md Zain Wan Abu Bakar），他们赢得了斯堪尼亚车队管理系统（Scania FMS）比赛中的最佳节油奖。
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