Ayoub continues: "With the increasing use of sophisticated electronics this is getting harder, but, again, we are well supported by FAMCO
, who faithfully supply parts and technical training, and where needed, maintenance."
The partnership between FAMCO
and CNH Industrial began in 2013 with the UAE company's takeover of another dealer, and the last three years have been spent preparing for the relaunch.
The deal surpasses last year's Volvo Buses and FAMCO
winning an order to supply 143 SC5 Volvo luxury intercity coaches which at the time wasFAMCO's largest deal with the RTA to date.
"The Volvo coaches will be operating not only in Dubai, but across the entire UAE, bringing people closer and uniting communities, and we're proud to be a part of the RTA's goal to increase the community's mobility via public transport by as much as 30% by 2030.", said Nigel Johnson, Senior Managing Director, FAMCO
had announced in 2015 its intention to obtain the agency rights of Iveco.
, the short form of Al Futtaim Auto & Machinery Company, represents more than 30 leading industrial brands in six sectors, namely trucks and buses, construction equipment, power generation, industrial equipment, marine engines and storage and handling solutions.
has a presence in 10 countries and represents 30 leading industrial brands in six sectors - trucks and buses, construction equipment, power generation, industrial equipment, marine engines, and storage and handling solutions.
Now the business has extended its distributor agreement with Al-Futtaim Auto & Machinery Co (Famco
), part of the AlFuttaim Group, to cover Saudi Arabia, in addition to its agreement already in place covering the UAE.
David Dronfield, General Manager at event exhibitor Al Futtaim Auto and Machinery Company (FAMCO
), said he expected core issues to be discussed during the two day conference.