First UK exhibition for one of the largest suppliers of  aftermarket commercial vehicle parts

DT Spare Parts to exhibit at Automechanika Birmingham introducing an expanded range of products and services

Birmingham, UK, 23rd May 2016… Diesel Technic UK & Ireland Ltd., the new subsidiary of The Diesel Technic Group, is exhibiting the product range and service package of its brand, DT Spare Parts, for the first time in the UK at Automechanika Birmingham, on June 7-9th (Stand A33, Hall 9). The company has recently opened a new 1,000m2 facility in Kingswinford, near Birmingham to provide active sales and marketing support for over 30,000 part numbers.

“Commitment to quality and to its customers has helped Diesel Technic become one of the largest suppliers of commercial vehicle spare parts in the independent aftermarket,“ says Richard Popplewell, Diesel Technic UK & Ireland Ltd. General Manager. “With Diesel Technic UK & Ireland, the UK CV market can benefit from a reliable supply chain and optimal product availability from a single source. The UK debut at Automechanika provides a wonderful opportunity to display to the commercial vehicle industry Diesel Technic’s commitment to this major market.“

As well as a comprehensive range suitable for trucks, trailers and busses, the Diesel Technic team will also be demonstrating DT Spare Parts growing product range suitable for popular light commercial vehicles, including the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, VW Crafter/LT II and Iveco Daily. DT Spare Parts‘ aftermarket range for light commercial vehicles already includes more than 2,000 part numbers, and the company is carefully analysing the market to ensure optimised coverage of its expanding range.

For the heavy commercial vehicle sector, DT Spare Parts also presents the new aftermarket catalogue suitable for Iveco trucks – the catalogue offers around 3,200 components suitable for more than 5,200 reference numbers. For the first time, visitors can browse through the new spare-parts catalogue suitable for Iveco Bus, Irisbus and Renault Bus. All DT Spare Parts’ aftermarket components are supported with a 24-month warranty.

“Diesel Technic UK & Ireland Ltd. would like to meet familiar and new distribution partners whose business would benefit from access to Europe’s leading range of heavy duty and light commercial vehicle spare parts,” continues Popplewell.

The Automechanika franchise is the world’s leading trade exhibition for the automotive aftermarket and its supply chain, attracting more than 550 international exhibitors from over 30 countries. It includes a seminar programme, new product showcases and interactive workshops exploring latest technologies.

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Diesel Technic keeps commercial vehicles moving around the world – as one of the largest suppliers of commercial vehicle spare parts in the Independent Aftermarket (IAM). The complete range is continually being developed and provides the wholesale trade with the opportunity to meet market demands at all times. Customers in 150 countries value the experience and expertise of Diesel Technic as a reliable full-service partner for the wholesale trade.

By means of its own engineering department, the company group keeps pace with current developments and can thus, at all times, react flexibly to technical innovations. Highly qualified technicians and engineers create here the basis for a premium quality, which is ensured with the help of our own testing facilities, as well as external testing organizations. The processes, from development to the finished product are subject to the integrated management system in accordance with the valid standards DIN EN ISO 9001:2008, 14001:2009 and OHSAS 18001:2007.

The Diesel Technic Group includes, in addition to the headquarters in Germany, subsidiaries in France, the Netherlands, Spain, Great Britain, Dubai and Singapore. Worldwide, the Diesel Technic Group employs more than 650 people from 30 countries. 

Richard Doherty
Senior Account Manager
Market Engineering
Tel. +44 (0)1295 277050

Björn Plantholt
Public Relations & Social Media Communications
Diesel Technic
Tel. +49 4273 89-7159

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