MOL builds mega oilfield trucks for oil production in the Sahara and India

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Staden (B) • Independent manufacturer of trucks, trailers and rubbish trucks, and subcontractor MOL CY NV has landed contracts with ENAFOR and OIL INDIA for the construction of 48 mega Oilfield trucks and 82 Oilfield trailers that will be deployed for the transport of drilling rigs in oilfields in the Sahara and in Assam (India) respectively. The first vehicles will be delivered from the first quarter 2017. The whole production will run for a period of 30 months. The contracts are worth over 25 million euros.

All vehicles will be built at the company’s site in Staden.

These orders are supplementing an already well-filled  order book.  MOL CY is building 4,000 mof additional assembly halls and actively seeking to increase its workforce, hiring mainly welders and fitters, to meet the growing demand.

MOL CY (www.molcy.com) is an independent Belgian manufacturer of trucks, trailers, rubbish trucks and offers subcontracting services. Founded in 1944, the company is located in Staden (Belgium) and is part of the MOL Group.

Production takes place in Staden as well as on the Kachtem site of ITK (www.itk-nv.be),  another subsidiary of the MOL Group, totalling about 400 employees.