Kässbohrer’s Long-Standing Partner Ambrogio Invests In 280 New Vehicles

28 August 2020

Leading semi-trailer manufacturer Kässbohrer continues to support its long-term partner Ambrogio Intermodal with its environmentally-friendly intermodal vehicles. Recently, Ambrogio decided to make a new investment in Kässbohrer products, which are respectively, 200 Light Swap Body K.SWAU CL, and 80 Light Container Chassis K.SHG L.

Established in 1969, Ambrogio Intermodal is specialized in international combined transport and offers customized logistic services to its customers in the European market.

In the highlight of the latest investment decision, Livio Ambrogio, President of Ambrogio Group, and Çetin Nuhoğlu, President of Kässbohrer, commented on the long-term partnership which has started almost 30 years ago.

Operating with Kässbohrer vehicles since 1991, Ambrogio decided to expand its fleet by 200 Light Swap Body K.SWAU CL, and 80 Light Container Chassis K.SHG L. which brings the total investments in Kässbohrer units, over the last 3 years, to more than 500 vehicles.

“With respect to equipment, we continue our investment policy, focusing on international combined transport, to comply with growing market requests for most flexible and efficient intermodal transportation service. To pursue our growth strategy, we are glad to cooperate once again with our long-lasting partner Kässbohrer" stated Mr. Livio Ambrogio.

Among its complete intermodal product range, Kässbohrer offers the lightest Swap Body in the market, K.SWAU CL, which provides maximum payload leading to reductions in trips and emissions.

The President of Kässbohrer Çetin Nuhoğlu underlines the importance of long lasting partnerships:

“At Kässbohrer we cultivate long lasting partnerships and our partnership with Ambrogio built on mutual trust is the most valuable. Extending beyond supplying Ambrogio with the highest quality, efficient and long lasting vehicles, both companies openly work to attain more efficient and environmentally-friendly operational solutions.  We work together for a sustainable future.

We vigorously continue our R&D activities in weight reduction and more capacity without compromising from safety, performance, and vehicle life to support our industry and our customers efforts in emission reductions. With our widest product range, we present the widest range of innovations. Concrete examples of our developments within our complete intermodal product range are the lightest swap body in the market K.SWAU CL, and light container chassis K.SHG L, both of which are preferred by our long-lasting partner Ambrogio.

Ambrogio’s latest investment confirms the performance of our intermodal product range. We are looking forward to cooperating with Ambrogio for many more years.” said Mr. Çetin Nuhoğlu.

About Lightest Swap Body in the Market, K.SWAU CL

Kässbohrer’s Lightest Swap Body in the market K.SWAU CL has C45 transportation code and 34 euro pallet capacity. K.SWAU CL enables lower cost in operations with its robust design, allowing for stowing and freight opportunity. Furthermore, the light swap body is offered with 24 vertical stainless steel reinforcements that are integrated into the curtain which eliminates the need for side rows. Vertical reinforcements enable faster and user-friendly loading and unloading operations, which is appreciated a lot by the field operators.

About Light Container Chassis, K.SHG L

Kässbohrer’s Light Container Chassis K.SHG L is engineered to handle both containers and swap bodies with C45 transportation code and the innovative design enables safe and easy loading of containers with only four locks.