IN RECENT YEARS WE’VE SEEN THE TRANSPORT INDUSTRY OPERATING WITHIN TIGHTER AND TIGHTER MARGINS. FOR CUSTOMERS LIKE GTS, THE SMALLEST ADVANTAGE CAN MAKE THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN STAYING COMPETITIVE AND FALLING BEHIND THE REST OF THE PACK. THAT’S WHERE CASTROL VECTON LONG DRAIN COMES IN, HELPING THEM KEEP THEIR FLEET OUT OF THEIR WORKSHOP AND ON THE ROAD.
- GTS run 120 prime movers and 280 straight deck taut-liners across Australia servicing customers in the wine & beverages industry
- They operate Kenworths, Freightliners and Volvos, clocking up over 2 million kilometres a month and pulling around 62 tonnes each
- They attribute their growth to a constant focus on innovative efficiencies – especially in reducing time and movement wastage
- They provide our customers both transport and warehousing logistics to reduce “empty running”. This allows them to optimise our vehicle use with outbound deliveries of finished products matched to inbound freight of empty wine bottles, corks, labels and caps.
“We are 100% castrol across our entire fleet – using castrol VECTON long drain in our cummins, caterpillar and volvo engines. ” Damien Matthews, Managing Director, GTS Freight Management
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GTS work with numerous large companies and are used to their customers scrutinising their performance. In turn, this drives them to assess every aspect of their operations, employing a full time Compliance Manager. Switching to Castrol VECTON Long Drain has helped them keep their vehicles in peak condition and has significantly extended their drain interval, making a substantial difference to efficiency and cost. Every vehicle is carefully monitored via Castrol’s oil analysis, the results are recorded and stay with the vehicle when sold, making for a better resale value. As well as extending oil drain intervals, the oil analysis results have shown exceptional component cleanliness and protection. GTS included Castrol’s team in the design of their award winning workshop with the aim of making it the most environmentally friendly incorporating filter crushers and oil recycling. Damien Matthews, Managing Director, GTS Freight Management explains, “Our confidence in Castrol’s relationship makes it much easier for us to focus on other critical aspects of our operations and develop innovative logistical solutions that keep our customers perfectly satisfied with the services of GTS Freight Management.” See more case studies on the cost savings and efficiencies you can achieve with Castrol VECTON.