News and Information on Volvo Trucks...
Dec. 12, 2012 |
In an effort to boost profit margins, Volvo AB has expelled its CEO Olof Persson , BloombergBusiness reported. Persson led the company for almost four years, according to the report...
Apr. 22, 2015 |
Volvo Trucks said its ongoing commitment to uptime was recently highlighted during Uptime 2015 – a three-day event focused on the latest developments in aftermarket issues, trends and operations. Every two years, Volvo’s aftermarket team, North American dealer principals, parts and service managers,...
May 12, 2015 |
With hundreds in attendance, the Volvo Group said it recently celebrated the inauguration of its new one million square-foot Central Distribution Center (CDC) in Byhalia, MS. The $70 million facility supports the company’s Mack and Volvo truck brands, as well as Volvo Construction Equipment and...
Jul. 1, 2015 |
Volvo Group North America achieved its goal of reduced energy consumption in the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Better Buildings, Better Plants Challenge five years earlier than anticipated, the company announced...
Jun. 9, 2015 |
Volvo Trucks recently announced it will not exhibit at next year’s Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS). It follows Daimler Trucks North America as the second OEM to withdraw from the 2016 show...
Jul. 6, 2015 |
Volvo Trucks extended its deadline for entering the 2015 Volvo Trucks Safety Award competition to July 17. Two fleets with the safest driving records and top safety programs will receive the annual award and $25,000 to be used for their safety-related activities...
Jun. 18, 2015 |
The Volvo Group reiterated its commitment to work with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) on Phase II of the national program to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and improve the fuel efficiency of medium- and heavy-duty trucks...
Jun. 23, 2015 |
In “Reality Road,” Volvo Trucks’ TV series , a Volvo FH is subjected to a true test of its strength when it is driven on two wheels at a location outside Berlin. “A stunt of this sort demands a lot from both the driver and the vehicle,” stunt coordinator Peter Pedrero said...
Jun. 12, 2015 |
From HGV UK: Volvo Trucks continues to improve productivity within construction by releasing another five new features, including Volvo Dynamic Steering for dual front axles and increased front axle loads...
Jul. 13, 2015 |