Conmix, part of the Bukhatir Group and the main supplier of ready-mix concrete to the UAE, has struck a deal with auto giant Renault Trucks to expand its fleet.
Under the agreement, Renault Trucks’ distributor United Diesel will supply the company with 10 Renault Trucks K440 P8x4 Heavy E5 equipped with Liebherr 12 CBM mixers for transporting ready-mixed concrete in the UAE.
It said Conmix’s new addition, which is already operational, will optimize ready-mix concrete logistics at its production facilities with a total capacity of 180,000 cubic meters per month.
Ayman Ismail Ahmed, CEO of Bukhatir Group, expressed his delight at the partnership between United Diesel and Renault Trucks, which will expand with these 10 new mixer trucks its fleet.
“At Conmic, we are committed to providing our customers with high-quality concrete solutions and services, and Renault Trucks’ reliable and efficient trucks equipped with Liebherr mixers will help us achieve this goal. This partnership is a testament to our commitment to Investing in the latest technology and equipment to improve our operational efficiency and provide the best service to our customers,” he noted.
He said the Renault Trucks K440 is known for its robustness, excellent reliability and optimum fuel efficiency. The trucks will help meet Conmix’s operational needs and ensure maximum driver productivity and safety, he added.
The K-series models feature an Optidriver manual transmission with automatic gearshift, and Renault Trucks’ unique Optibrake exhaust braking system, rated at 300kW, for increased driver safety.
Tim Senior, Managing Director of Conmix said: “We are very happy and proud to have chosen Renault Trucks for our future concrete needs along with 10 new transport mixers.”
Its key USPs include Hill Start Assist, Anti-Slip Regulation (ASR), Anti-lock Brake System (ABS), Emergency Brake Assist (AFU) and Electronic Parking Brake (EPB), he added.
David Sawiras, Managing Director of United Diesel, said: “We are very proud to be able to supply our customers Conmix with Renault Trucks to enhance their fleets. As a company we deliver the highest quality trucks ensuring excellence performance, maximum uptime and optimum cost-effectiveness of operation.”
“We are committed to upholding the Al Rostamani Group values, which are reflected in all aspects of our services and drive our pursuit of excellence,” he added.
Guillaume Zimmermann, Renault Trucks Commercial Director Middle East, said: “Our trucks have once again proven their efficiency in the region.
“This first deal with a major national company such as Conmix is the start of a long-term partnership. We believe that the quality of our Renault Trucks K and the driver’s comfortable cab will underscore the trust in our brand,” he added.-TradeArabia News Service