World Travel Catering and Onboard Services Expo, Hamburg, Germany | April 5th – April 7th 2016
This first-of-a-kind, state-of-the-art catering vehicle has been specially designed to create an internal double-deck space with numerous key benefits and cost efficiencies. In wanting to help our customers achieve operational excellence, Mallaghan has designed & manufactured this innovative catering truck which not only lessens the need for journeys between aircraft and kitchen, it significantly lowers transportation costs whilst reducing carbon emissions also. Through the use of clever technology, this internal double tiered space creates a 74% increase in load capacity. This ‘new-world’ catering truck is a significant advancement for the airline industry and conducive to a more sustainable future.
For a typical long/short haul operation at a major airport;
· Reduces overall fleet size required by 35%
· Significantly reduces cost of driver and loader labour
· Reduces fuel, insurance, maintenance and other variable costs through reduction in fleet size.
· Return on Investment (ROI) <2 years
· Vehicle TCO Saving >£1M
· Reduced vehicles on the airfield
· Reduced engagements
2.5kg in carbon emissions saved for every litre of diesel not used which means one less vehicle servicing an aircraft will save up to 57709kgs of carbon emissions per annum.