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Dec. 12, 2012 |
In this video, Lars Mårtensson – environmental director for Volvo Trucks – test drives a commercial vehicle operating on 100% hydrotreated vegetable oil or “HVO” and visits Volvo’s European engine laboratory to take a closer look at another alternative fuel, dimethyl ether or “DME.”...
Nov. 13, 2015 |
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 |
Manhattan Beer Distributors recently purchased 35 compressed natural gas (CNG) powered Volvo VNM 200 model tractors for its New York City fleet. Manhattan Beer executives said they chose Volvo models due to the strong relationship with its dealer and because the VNM 200 – Volvo’s regional haul...
Oct. 29, 2015 |
So-called “Certified Uptime Centers” are going to be rolled out within the Volvo Trucks dealer network next year as part of what the OEM said is its “ongoing commitment” to maximizing customer uptime...
Oct. 15, 2015 |
PHILADELPHIA. Created seven years ago to recognize and reward fleet commitment to safety, two $25,000 Volvo Trucks Safety Awards were presented to Ruan Transportation Management Systems and Searcy Trucking Ltd. During the American Trucking Assns.’ Annual management conference...
Oct. 19, 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 |
Volvo Trucks has had a run of global viral video successes in the last few years, starting most notably with Jean Claude van Damme straddling two Volvo FH Globetrotter trucks in 2013. Most recently, the company’s communications department hit the viral jackpot again when it pitted a Volvo FH model...
Sep. 29, 2015 |
Volvo Trucks North America announced it will make several plant upgrades and open a new Customer Experience Center as part of a $38.1 million investment in the New River Valley (NRV) truck assembly plant in Dublin, VA, where all Volvo truck models for North America are assembled. ...
Sep. 28, 2015 |
Nested in the rustic, rolling hills of Western Maryland and opened in 1961 originally to build just Mack powertrain products, the Volvo/Mack Hagerstown factory today spans 1.5 million sq. ft. of assembly space and builds Volvo and Mack-branded engines as well as transmissions. In July, Mack...
Oct. 13, 2015 |