Scania at Petronas Fleet Management Drive 2018

petronas fmKuala Lumpur, 5 March 2018 – Scania recently participated as an exhibitor at the Petronas Fleet Management Drive (FM Drive) 2018 competition recently, aimed to promote safe driving in its fleet operations among its road tanker drivers and hauliers.

The FM Drive is a demonstration of Petrones’ commitment to safety in its day-today operations which sees their tanker drivers cover hundreds of thousands of kilometres daily to deliver its fuel products where safety is paramount.

“We continue to take the lead in providing the best in safety, fuel economy and
environmentally-friendly driving through sustainable transport solutions,” said Thor Brenden, service director, Scania Southeast Asia.

“We are proud to see that our long-time customer Shaziman Transport continues to use a Scania in this competition and in real operations. This drives us to continue to provide sustainable transport solutions for our customers’ best profitability,” he added.

The tanker driver skills competition gauged their performance as they went through a series of challenges that tested their ability to perform manoeuvers within a specified time while promoting a culture of safety and the opportunity to network.

During the competition, Scania had its G-Series truck in display together with its vision for the future of transportation with a semi-autonomous platooning display and an entire range of Scania services such as its Fleet Management System, Scania Driver Training and Scania Driver Coaching.

The annual FM Drive is organised by Petrones to increase the standards of safety amongst their operators. This year’s competition was organised by and on the grounds of Shaziman Transport Sdn Bhd, using mainly Scania trucks.