Following a ‘Full Service’ rental agreement regarding 50 45ft gooseneck chassis’ with P&O Ferrymaster and delivery of 50 double-stock box-type semi-trailers to Europa Worldwide Group, an independent international forwarding based in Dartford, Great Britain, ICTS successfully rented 50 curtain side semi-trailers to the Belgian branch of DB Schenker.
DB Schenker supports the performance of forwarding and logistics tasks at Deutsche Bahn (DB). DB is a leading company on the world air and sea forwarding and logistics markets and in Europe it has the largest national transport network and experience in rail forwarding.
In Belgium, DB Schenker, http://www.dbschenker.be is based in Antwerp and employs 640 people across eight branches.
ICTS manages and maintains vehicles part of its own fleet comprising 1500 semi-trailers, located in countries such as Great Britain, The Netherlands, Belgium, Poland and Russia. “Renting out 50 curtain side semi-trailers to DB Schenker in Belgium has to be seen in the light of ICTS’s drive to consolidate its position amongst international players. The rental agreement between DB Schenker and ICTS is in line with our globalisation strategy. ICTS is striving to step up its cooperation with international ‘first in class’ players.” – says Christophe Deboo, in charge of sales and marketing at ICTS. “This year ICTS plans to expand its fleet by 300 new semi-trailers designed for various product and market segments. Our goal is to be ‘top three’ on the markets where we are active.” adds Christophe Deboo.
ICTS provides comprehensive services both within the scope of preventive as well as corrective maintenance, repair works, tyre maintenance, revamps or modifications, advices and breakdown assistance (available 24/7). Apart from permanent branches and services at the ports of Ghent, Zeebrugge, Antwerp and Rotterdam, ICTS services its customers with mobile workshops in Europe. Through this, forwarding companies can rely on fast and reliable on-site support, facilitating greater fleet flexibility and availability.
ICTS www.ICTS-GROUP.eu is specialised in both curtain side-, box- and refrigerator semi-trailers, flat-bed as well as container chassis’. Services are performed using both own branches but also in cooperation with partners located in strategic European locations. ICTS provides both short as well as long term solutions, together with maintenance, repair and 24/7 roadside assistance services.