Trucks to transport compressed natural gas
along East Coast of Peninsula Malaysia
Volvo Trucks Malaysia, a provider of complete transportation solutions, recently delivered four units of Volvo FM440 trucks to JPLogistics.
JPLogistics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Johor Port Berhad and member of MMC Group, was established in 1996 and has been using Volvo Trucks since year 2006. The company deals with a diverse range of facilities and expertise to meet the transportation and shipping requirements of commercial entities.
“We acquired the Volvo FM440 I 6×2 TRAS prime movers to facilitate the transportation of compressed natural gas (CNG) by Gas Malaysia Berhad and IEV Energy Sdn Bhd (GMIEV) on the east coast region of Peninsular Malaysia. With this we have a total of 69 units of Volvo Trucks in our fleet,” said Nazry bin Yahya, General Manager, Corporate Services, JPLogistics. “Other than the reliable and safe trucks, Volvo’s aftermarket services are highly commendable. They are efficient and provide quick response to our needs. With genuine parts, highly trained service staff and quick turn-around time, we know our trucking needs are well taken care off,” he further said. The purchase of the Volvo FM440 comes with driver training and 24-hour breakdown service.
The handover ceremony was held in Wisma JPLogistics, Pasir Gudang with the attendance of Chief Operating officer JPLogistics, En Md Zulnorrain Bin Buang @ MD Yassin and Vice President Sales & Logistics Volvo Truck Malaysia, Mr Jerome Wong.
“Introduced to the Malaysian market in 2014, the FM is part of Volvo Trucks’ premium heavy-duty range of commercial vehicles. Marketed as a versatile model that is suitable for a wide range of applications, the FM delivers world-class handling, unrivalled operating economy and unparalleled safety in multiple configurations to meet the demands of discerning businesses. We thank JPLogistics for their continued confidence in our trucks,” said Jerome Wong, Vice President, Sales & Logistics, Volvo Trucks Malaysia.
Currently, Volvo Trucks has a network of 11 sales and aftermarket outlets across Malaysia, with five in Peninsular Malaysia and six in East Malaysia.