MTU Detroit Diesel Australia are pleased to announce the commencement of operations of MTU Detroit Diesel New Zealand, the sole authorised distributor of MTU and Detroit, including diesel and gaseous engines, parts and service for New Zealand and the Pacific.
Located in Wiri, Auckland, MTU Detroit Diesel New Zealand is staffed by a dedicated team of MTU and Detroit specialists who have expert product and service know-how, and are committed to providing professional 24/7 parts, service and technical support to its customers throughout the region.
To augment this, a network of accredited MTU Service Dealers is being established to provide tailored and market specific support for the country’s wide-ranging engine population, as part of the company’s extended coverage to the off-highway market (The Detroit service network has been in operation since June 2012, servicing New Zealand’s on-highway market.)
According to James Gilchrist, Country Manager – MTU Detroit Diesel New Zealand, “The New Zealand business operates in a factory-to-customer capacity, representing the finest diesel engines and support in the world.”
“Not only does our local team acutely understand the local business market and demands of its customer base, but we are driven by our passion for the first-class product platform from MTU and Detroit.”
MTU Detroit Diesel New Zealand is a New Zealand company, which is wholly owned by MTU Detroit Diesel Australia. MTU Detroit Diesel Australia is a joint venture with equal shareholding by Tognum GmbH and Daimler AG.