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Scania Tests Hydrogen-Electric Heavy-Duty Trucks

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Truck maker Scania is testing hydrogen-electric heavy-duty trucks with Asko, Norway’s largest convenience goods wholesaler.

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December 11, 2017
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Volkswagen’s Scania Fined $1.03 Billion by European Union for Price Fixing

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Volkswagen AG’s tarnished reputation suffered another blow after its Scania unit was slapped with a 880.5 million euro ($1.03 billion) fine for fixing truck prices, a year after other members of the cartel reached a record settlement with the European Union.

Aoife White | Bloomberg News
September 27, 2017

Volkswagen Trucks Unit Allocates Development Projects Within Scania, MAN

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Volkswagen AG’s heavy-truck business assigned development of components for its largest vehicles to Swedish brand Scania, while MAN will be in charge of mid-sized and smaller models to reduce costs by eliminating duplicated work.

Christoph Rauwald | Bloomberg News
September 28, 2016

Scania to Test Hydrogen-Powered Trucks


Scania Inc. said it will partner with one of Norway’s largest trucking companies to test trucks powered by electrical energy converted from hydrogen gas in fuel cells in the vehicle.

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August 18, 2016

Scania to Test Overhead Line-Powered Trucks in Real-World Conditions


Scania said it will begin testing electric trucks powered by overhead lines in real-world conditions starting next February.

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June 5, 2015

Volkswagen Creates Truck Group to Push MAN, Scania Cooperation

Volkswagen AG created a holding company for its MAN and Scania heavy-truck units in the latest effort to kick-start cost savings and cooperation efforts after buying the former rivals.

Bloomberg News
May 7, 2015

Scania to Provide Engines for Some Oshkosh Trucks

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European truck and engine maker Scania has entered into a partnership with U.S.-based specialty truck maker Oshkosh Corp., in which Scania will deliver low-emission engines for airport product vehicles produced by Oshkosh.

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April 17, 2015

VW Offers $9.2 Billion for Remaining Scania Stake

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Volkswagen AG has offered 6.7 billion euros ($9.2 billion) to Scania AB shareholders to buy the remaining 37.4% of the Swedish truck maker, part of a plan to become a global heavy-truck manufacturer, Bloomberg News reported.

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February 24, 2014

Scania to Boost Production as 2Q Truck Orders Rise

Swedish truck maker Scania AB said it plans to increase production as its second-quarter orders rose 15%, Bloomberg News reported Friday.

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July 19, 2013

Scania’s First-Quarter Profit Drops

Swedish truck maker Scania AB reported its first-quarter profit dropped but orders jumped 31% on European fleet replacements, Bloomberg News reported.

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April 23, 2013