“We are glad to increase our presence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and especially within the mining industry as we through this partnership are now able to support our customers with shorter lead times” says Fredrik Rosen, Dafo Vehicle Business Manager for Middle East, North-, West-, East and Central Africa adding that for the mining industry Dafo Vehicle is retrofitting and servicing fire suppression systems for all types of heavy-duty mining vehicles both for underground applications and open pit applications.
Dafo was founded in 1919 and has developed into a modern, high-tech company committed to offer the very best solutions to its customers. Dafo was one of the first companies in the world which started to develop integrated firefighting solutions for vehicles back in 1976. Dafo Vehicle Fire Protection has three main business areas: Integration (Fire suppression systems integration into OEM production line, Retrofit (Fire suppression systems installed at final customer) as well as Service & Maintenance. The Dafo Vehicle group today consist of several subsidiaries and Dafo dealers – Dafo Vehicle Oy (Finland), Dafo US, Dafo Deutschland, Dafo Russia, Dafo Asia, Dafo Spain, Dafo UK & Ireland, Dafo Middle East, Dafo Chile, Dafo Brasil, Dafo Australia and Dafo Peru. The head office is located in Tyresö, Sweden.