Posts Tagged ‘Barkly West’

Kelrn Fleet Renewal and Expansion

July 25th, 2013 No comments

Kelrn logistics recently aquired 23 new 2013 Freightliner Argosy truck-tractors with Cummins 500 engines as part of our policy of ongoing fleet expansion and renewal. Together with the added reliability of the new vehicles, better weight distribution and improved fuel consumption will not only enable us to improve our excellent customer service, but will also lessen our footprint on the environment. Whether it be the customer or the environment, we are in it for the long haul.

SQAS Accreditation Passed!

August 25th, 2011 No comments

Kelrn has passed the SQAS accreditation with a average of 95.7%. This confirms that Kelrn meets the highest international standards set for the logistics industry. Health & safety, management, premises and accountability towards the environment is taken into consideration for approval.  Not only do this give our customers peace of mind but it also opens up a host of possibilities for KELRN as we will be listed with SASOL as an accredited transporter.

SQAS Accreditation

August 2nd, 2011 No comments

Kelrn is currently in the process of aquiring SQAS (Safety & Quality Assessment System) accreditation. SQAS is a system to evaluate the quality, safety, security and environmental performance of Logistics Service Providers and Chemical Distributors in a uniform manner by single standardised assessments carried out by independent assessors using a standard questionnaire. This will ensure that Kelrn meets the highest standards in the logistics industry which will in turn lead to ease of mind for our valued clients.

Welcome Jan Fivaz!

August 2nd, 2011 No comments

Jan Fivaz, a Financial Management Consultant, have been involved with the Kelrn group since June 17 2011. Jan obtained his B. Comm degree from the UOFS after which he also obtained a B Compt (Hons) degree through UNISA; he also has a diploma in Education. He did his articles at the present day PWC. After he completed his articles he was primarily involved in financial management positions at Suidwes Landbou in Leeudoringstad (8 years) followed at GWK, where he was appointed as Executive Manager: Finance and Systems.

Jan is married to Maria and they have two children, Erik (20) and Heste (18) and they are living in Kimberley.

Tanker Fleet Recently Expanded

August 2nd, 2011 No comments

KELRN Vervoer recently expanded its fleet with two additional new Fuel tankers from Tankclinic together with two Freightliner Columbia MBE4000 truck-tractors. The combination of the Freightliner Columbia together with the Tankclinic tanker is capable of hauling a payload of 40,000 liter.

Hazchem Accreditation

February 17th, 2011 No comments


We are in the process of getting all our Tautliner and Flatdeck vehicles Hazchem accredited in addition to our Fuel Tankers that is already accredited. This will allow us to transport dangerous goods such as certain fertilizers and aerosols . This is in line with our vision to provide a larger range of services to our clients. We will update as soon as the process is finished.

Six-a-Side Cricket

December 16th, 2010 No comments

KELRN participated in a six-a-side cricket tournament at Newton primary School. The event was held as a fundraising project to promote sport at Northern Cape High under disadvantaged children. We thoroughly enjoyed the event and would like to thank the hosts for a wonderful event.

New Renault Trucks Aquired

December 16th, 2010 No comments

KELRN recently bought two new Renault Premiumlander trucks after extensive testing.  The trucks are fitted with refrigerated bodies in a rigid setup and have a payload of 32tons or 36 pallets with the trailor hitched and boast with excellent fuel economy.

Kelrn Vervoer Aquired New Fuel Tankers

November 11th, 2010 No comments

KELRN Vervoer recently expanded its fleet with three new Fuel tankers from Tankclinic together with four Freightliner Columbia truck-tractors. The increase tare weight made it possible to increase the payload to above 40,000 liter. The Freightliner Columbia with the MB4000 engine increased our payload on the front axel from 6,688 kg to 7,258 kg. KELRN also received the benefit of a very good fuel consumption on these trucks.

KELRN Launches New Website

October 15th, 2010 No comments

Welcome to the new website of Kelrn Vervoer. Please browse around and feel free to visit regularly as we will be adding news and events frequently.

KELRN would like to thank Daan le Roux for designing our new website. Daan le Roux is a lecturer at the University of Stellenbosch in Information technology. Despite being currently busy with his doctoral thesis while lecturing, he still found the time to assist KELRN with the design. Thank you Daan!