IVECO news * Italy - Trucks sold to petroleum Co.
* Torino - Iveco supplies 131 trucks to Algerian petroleum company
--- Italian truck specialist Iveco has delivered 131 Astra heavy trucks to Algerian state-owned petroleum company Entreprise Nationale de Geophysique (ENAGEO) for logistics and transport support in seismic surveys across the North African country... According to Iveco, the truck fleet is specially fitted to operate in the extreme conditions found in much of the country’s vast desert areas. The delivery includes 4×4 and 6×6 all-wheel drive vehicles for logistics and support that use the Astra HD9 truck model as a base. They have been designed and built in record time for a public tender won at the end of last year... Iveco said the job order included a variety of specialised configurations and versions, such as vehicles equipped with fuel and water tanks, trucks for transporting people, tractors and refrigerated vehicles – all of which have been designed and built to work in the desert on extremely rugged terrain and in the most adverse weather conditions...
(Photo: Specially configured Astra HD9 vehicles to provide support for seismic surveys across the country) -- Torino, Milan, Italy - ME Construction News, by Anirban Bagchi - October 5, 2016
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