smart transport

Safe drive with telematics

Safe drive with telematics

Going beyond track and trace, telematics in commercial vehicles is coming to associate with safe driving. Commercial vehicle operators are no strangers to telematics. The days when the system was new and felt like it was from Mars with unique predatory qualities is behind us. Quite common in trucks and buses the world over, and in van fleets too, telematics,[Read More…]

by May 20, 2018 Domestic, smart transport
Scaling new heights

Scaling new heights

Celebrating 50 years of its journey, ABBE Group, the parent company of Parveen Travels, is in talks to raise private equity funding. Story & photos: Ramya Srinivasan Chennai-based Parveen Travels is planning to raise private equity funding of Rs.250 crore towards expanding its operations. Specialising in the transport of people and goods, the company, under the aegis of AB Business Enterprises[Read More…]

by April 23, 2018 Domestic, smart transport
Isuzu fully-built trucks

Isuzu fully-built trucks

Isuzu Motors India is offering fully-built trucks that address the exacting needs of its buyers. Story & Photos: Ashish Bhatia Isuzu Motors India showcased two fully-built concept trucks at the recent India Cold Chain show. The trucks, based on its D-Max pick-up platform, are an indication of the company’s strategy to address the exacting needs of its buyers. Having sold[Read More…]

by February 16, 2018 Domestic, smart transport
Banking on fleet standardisation

Banking on fleet standardisation

Sri Bhagiyalakshmi Travels is banking on fleet standardisation among other new and non-traditional ways to grow. Story by: Ashish Bhatia Established in 1989 by G Dayalan, Chennai-based Sri Bhagiyalakshmi Travels (SBLT) is banking on sound management practices, fleet standardisation and regular route reviews to grow. Looked upon as a ‘one-stop’ shop for all travel and tour arrangements, SBLT has grown[Read More…]

by November 25, 2017 Domestic, smart transport