Reefer Delivery to Svat Group

Kässbohrer Delivers High-Quality Reefer To Svat Group

03 September 2018

Just after opening its new headquarter in Verona, Italy in Spring 2018, Kässbohrer has delivered Kässbohrer Reefer K.SRI to Svat Group. Offering the widest product range in the European semi-trailer industry each engineered to accommodate versatile customer needs around the globe, Kässbohrer’s Reefer is the perfect fit for Svat Group’s fleet.

Svat Group is a leading operator in the FTL temperature-controlled transport sector and focuses on multi-temperature transport in Italy and abroad with its 20 years of experience. As a company that has been the vital link in the cold chain distribution in Italy and Europe, Svat Group has chosen Kässbohrer and its Reefer because it ensures performance for outstanding outcomes, is suitable for multi-temperature transport and has top performing insulation for fuel efficiency contributing to lower Total Cost of Ownership.

During the delivery ceremony, Flavio Tombolato, Chairman of Svat Group and Kuntay Özkan, Kässbohrer Country Manager gave speeches about this collaboration and detailed their partnership.   

Flavio Tombolato stated: “As Svat Group we observed Kässbohrer vehicles and K.SRI vehicle. After our research, we were convinced that Kässbohrer’s K.SRI is the right choice for our operations. We are sure that Kässbohrer reefer will be easily integrated into our system.”

Kuntay Özkan said: “We have newly established our headquarter in Verona, Interporto at the heart of intermodal operations. Kässbohrer has the widest product range from intermodal to construction and solutions for general cargo transport. Kässbohrer reefer is the perfect example of Kässbohrer’s Enginuity. As Kässbohrer we are ready to serve the Italian market with the best after-sales services and high-quality products thanks to our customer-centric approach. Svat Group has observed our vehicles and jointly decided that our K.SRI Reefer would meet their operational need perfectly. We are very glad to start a new partnership with Svat Group. We have no doubt that this partnership will continue to grow thanks to our vehicles that are equipped with advanced features and our extensive after-sales services.” 

Technical Information about Kässbohrer’s Reefer, K.SRI 

Kässbohrer takes care of the needs for transportation of fresh products, like frozen goods, pharmaceuticals with its reefer, K.SRI. “K” value of the vehicle provides strong insulation in various temperature zones and optimizes Total Cost of Ownership.  

Compliant with FRC, HACCP and Pharma Certifications, K.SRI provides multi-temperature transport. Double-deck option, with 1.000 kg capacity load bars, enables maximum operational efficiency up to 66 euro pallets with easy to use partition wall. 

K.SRI's chassis, made of high strength steel is KTL coated for 10 years of no rust perforation guarantee. 

Internal height of the vehicle is 2.650 mm to 2.900 mm and has 22 double-deck beams with each profile 1.000 kg load capacity up to 66 euro pallet. 

The partition wall is movable via two bars system on the roof to enable transportation with two different temperature zones. 

Upper structure of the vehicle is certified according to EN 12640 along with Load Security Certificate EN 12642 Code XL - VDI 2700.

To enable load security, K.SRI vehicle is equipped with 2 units of galvanized load stabilizer rails on both sides panels with 800 and 1.600 mm height position to provide optimum load security through the complete load length. 

Next to those features, K.SRI vehicle has 240-liter plastic fuel tank, shock absorber steel buffers, self-steering axle, 2 pairs of external stainless steel rods on each side on rear door, KTL coated pallet box with capacity of 36 units euro pallets, 1st only or 1st and 3rd axle lifting with driving assistance from trailer or cabinet.