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Business, Technology, Logistics, TCA

Volvo Trucks Partners With India’s Delhivery for Express Operations

The new Volvo FM, announced in February. The new Volvo FM, announced in February. (Volvo Trucks)

Logistics company Delhivery and Volvo Trucks have joined hands to test and deploy a new transport solution for express operations that will help address the challenges in speedy delivery and cost efficiencies of services.

Nandita Mathur | Mint (New Delhi, India)
August 20, 2020
Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel

Volvo Trucks Redesigns Four Key Heavy-Duty Models

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Volvo Trucks announced driver-focused redesigns on four heavy-duty cabover models, calling the effort its — and the industry’s — biggest product launch ever.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
March 5, 2020
Business, Technology, Fuel

Volvo to Test Electric Trucks in Europe

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Volvo Trucks announced it has developed electric concept trucks for construction operations and regional distribution.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
December 13, 2019
Business, Technology, Fuel

Volvo Group Announces Leadership Changes

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Volvo Trucks announced on Dec. 12 that Roger Alm will take over leadership of its global operations on Jan. 1, 2019, replacing Claes Nilsson, who is retiring.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
December 13, 2018
Business, Technology, Autonomous

Volvo Launches Transport Service Using Fully Autonomous Trucks

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Volvo Trucks announced it has signed a “landmark” agreement in Norway with mining company Bronnoy Kalk AS that calls for the truck maker to haul commercial loads of quarried limestone across mine property using six fully autonomous heavy-duty trucks.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
November 21, 2018
Government, Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel

Volvo Pushes Forward With Electric Trucks

FL Electric Delivery A Volvo FL Electric truck outfitted for a delivery application. (Seth Clevenger for Transport Topics)

GOTHENBURG, Sweden — Volvo Trucks executives said they are convinced that electric vehicles will play an increasingly important role in the future of commercial transportation and outlined their first steps toward making that vision a reality.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
June 21, 2018
Business, Technology, Equipment

Video: Volvo Sets World Record for Largest Object Unboxed With New VNL Truck

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Volvo Trucks North America set a Guinness World Record for the largest object unboxed when it launched its new truck, the Volvo VNL.

July 11, 2017
Business

Volvo Trucks North America Offers Battery-Powered Parking Cooler

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Volvo Trucks North America announced that it now offers a battery-powered parking cooler as a factory-installed option on its VNM 630, VNL 630, VNL 670, VNL 730 and VNL 780 sleeper models.

February 19, 2016
Business

4-Year-Old Tests 18-Ton Volvo Truck; Mayhem Ensues

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In its latest Live Test series of videos, Volvo Trucks put 4-year-old Sophie in charge of its 18-ton FMX construction truck and, predictably, mayhem ensued.

December 3, 2015
Business

Volvo Breaks Ground on $38.1 Million Virginia Truck Factory Expansion

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Volvo Trucks North America announced that it broke ground on a $38.1 million expansion of its New River Valley truck assembly plant in Dublin, Virginia.

September 28, 2015

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