(LAS VEGAS, Nev.) — March 5, 2014 — In a bid to expand its parts and service network across the Americas, Volvo Penta has appointed Tracbel as its newest dealer for Industrial and Commercial engines in Brazil. One of Brazil’s largest distributors of industrial equipment, Tracbel will provide customers with products, parts and service from its 25 branches covering approximately 70% of the country.
Tracbel, founded in 1967, has long been a trusted dealer of Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) in Brazil and prides itself on providing high-quality parts and service support. The company has been recognized nine times as the best Volvo CE distributor in Latin America and for five consecutive years as best machine dealer and supplier by Exame Magazine Yearbook.
Luiz Gustavo R. Magalhães Pereira, CEO of Tracbel, says: “Volvo Penta consistently provides value for customers, thanks to the attention to detail in the design and manufacture of their products. We aspire to match this quality in the knowledge and skills of our service technicians – helping customers to get the most out of each engine throughout its operating life.”
“Tracbel is a great fit for Volvo Penta,” says Ron Huibers, president, Volvo Penta of the Americas. “Tracbel’s core values align well with Volvo’s, while customers will benefit from the company’s existing knowledge and experience of servicing Volvo engines. We are very pleased to have them on board.”
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