Osterholz-Scharmbeck, 23.01.2018. The FAUN Group is set to put on a spectacular display of its latest technical innovations at leading industry trade fair IFAT from 14 to 18 May 2018. The European market leader in refuse collection vehicles and road sweepers will be showcasing four world-firsts at the event in Munich.
With a theme of “Pfundskerle go future”, the FAUN stand will feature technical solutions for electric drives, intelligent networking and online support. The display will focus on the latest developments in batterypowered electric refuse collection vehicles and the new FAUN lifters, as well as the IoT-application developed by newly formed Swiss company KOCO Solutions AG. FAUN has expanded its service offering to include a new online e-learning platform and web-based solutions for user-friendly after-sales support. With these pioneering technologies, FAUN is equipping its customers with cutting-edge tools to boost the efficiency and availability of their fleets and to succeed in the evolving disposal logistics market of the future: “Go future. Go with us”. Trade fair visitors can see the FAUN range live at stand 712/5 and as part of the daily “trucks in action” shows.
The FAUN Group employs 1,500 people worldwide and generated sales of 350 million euros in 2017. The superstructure manufacturer is Europe’s leading supplier of refuse collection vehicles and road sweepers, with six production sites in five countries. FAUN is part of the KIRCHHOFF Group, which is active all over the world. In 2017, the Group employed 12,300 people and generated sales of 2.1 billion euros across its four business segments.