DAF Trucks has reached the milestone of 250,000th DAF MultiSupport Repair & Maintenance service contracts. DAF MultiSupport guarantees the highest vehicle uptime through excellent truck maintenance. It also provides transport operators with maximum security up front in terms of costs per kilometre as well as optimal managerial and administrational ease.
The quarter-millionth contract was signed by the Scandinavian-German company Baton
Transport for a DAF XG that will be used on international routes all across Europe. Baton Transport, which was established in 2010, owns nearly 400 trucks and employs
around 800 workers. The haulier connects the distribution centres of its customers in 12
European countries and excels in long haul transport for speedy delivery of a wide
range of goods.
Concentrate on business
A DAF MultiSupport Repair & Maintenance contract is always tailor-made. Operators
can choose their own service level and the contractual term, with an option to extend
the scope of the contract to include superstructure bodies, for example. Furthermore,
the DAF dealer takes care of all maintenance planning and administration, thereby enabling transport companies to concentrate on their core business.
Fixed price, maximum vehicle availability
With a DAF MultiSupport Repair & Maintenance contract, transport operators are guaranteed a perfectly maintained fleet and maximum vehicle availability at a fixed price per kilometre. DAF MultiSupport offers four service packages, varying from preventive maintenance right up to all conceivable repair and maintenance services. With 8 offices in Europe, Baton Transport has chosen DAF MultiSupport Full Care contracts as standard for its DAF fleet, which comprises more than 90 vehicles, including a growing number of the New Generation DAF XF, XG and XG⁺ trucks – International Truck of the Year 2022.
Focus on core business thanks to DAF MultiSupport
Claus Hansen, CEO at Baton Transport: “When purchasing trucks, our most important criteria are functionality, driver comfort, safety and total cost of ownership. DAF MultiSupport gives us a clear picture of the overall costs. This means that the trucks will be well-maintained in the long term and guarantee maximum uptime, while minimising workshop invoices. DAF’s tailor-made repair and maintenance service contract allows us to get on with our core business.”