Company “Kurbads” visits transport and logistics exhibition in Hannover
“Kurbads” quality manager of drivers Pēteris Ozoliņš and truck service manager Ivars Čiblis visits commercial transport exhibition “IAA”, which is one of the leading international trade fair for mobility, transportation and logistics.
At the IAA meets the automotive world of commercial vehicles. Its comprehensive profile of innovations and exhibitors of various groups and sectors, discussions and last but not least the professional visitor structure, make an offer that is unique.
“It is hard to tell the size of massive exhibition. Twenty big show halls. In eighteen of those there are new technologies and innovations, but in the two halls are projects copied by Chinese. But nothing really revolutionary, improved and developed technology we are accustomed to. We saw latest Volco, Scania, Mercedes-Benz and other manufacturer trucks,” says Pēteris Ozoliņš. “We met with our long time partner “Kassbohrer” sales manager Victor Kuznetsov. “Kassbohrer” is our partner from 2002 and we use only car carriers manufactured by this company. Exchanged information about our companies. From the exhibition we gathered some valuable experience and fresh ideas for the future.”
Every year new innovations for commercial transport are introduced to make them more nature friendly, safer in traffic and also easier to drive. Car transport and logistics company “Kurbads” as leading enterprise of this are follows the news with big interest. “IAA” exhibition is wonderful chance to acquire new contacts and gather information and knowledge about most modern models of commercial transport.
Last “IAA” truck exhibition in 2012 was visited by more than 260000 visitors. 87% of them were from companies that are connected to commercial transport business. Twenty five percent guests of the exhibition were from freight transport sectors. Their products to visitors offered company’s representatives from 46 countries.
Commercial transport exhibition “IAA” this year celebrates its anniversary – 65th year. But its history goes until 1897. Because of high popularity show is divided in two parts – one year for commercial transport and next year for smaller vehicles.