Tuesday 25th Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

Equipment supplier picks Mercedes fleet

Machine tool supplier Haas Automation has bought a fleet of new Mercedes Vito vans.
Norwich-based Haas has taken 18 Vito 115CDI Dualiner vans from local dealer Orwell Truck & Van, for use by its mobile service engineers, which provide maintenance and repair cover to in the UK and Ireland.
The vans are powered by 150hp common-rail turbo-diesel engines and feature five-speed automatic transmissions.
The fleet also includes a larger Mercedes Sprinter 311CDI, which is used for jobs requiring a bigger stock of parts or equipment.
The vans feature an ESP anti-skid system, which monitors the vehicle’s load status while it is on the move.
Both the Vito and Sprinter come under unlimited mileage, three-year warranties.