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  • Business story

    12/10/2018

    Master of the forest

    He was runner-up at this year’s Volvo Driver Challenge World Final and is a real master at fuel-efficient driving. Timber truck driver and owner Bert ‘Knatte’ Johansson knows how to get the most out of every drop – and his Volvo trucks.

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  • Inside Volvo

    12/10/2018

    Electric transition made easy

    Electric trucks are about more than batteries and charging stations – they can help improve working conditions for drivers and increase profits for transport companies. Three Volvo Trucks experts help navigate an electric future.

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  • The assignment

    12/10/2018

    Where nature rules

    The roads in south-western Norway are amongst the most challenging in the world. When you’re driving a 50 tonne combination with a load of live fish in sloshing water tanks, the complexity becomes extreme.

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  • Celebrate Volvo FH

    10/31/2018

    The D12 engine – a paradigm shift

    When the D12 engine was launched 1993, it was truly a revolution. Some said Volvo was ten years ahead in time. Göran Nyholm, now a retired Volvo engineer, tells us the story from the beginning.

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  • Celebrate Volvo FH

    10/31/2018

    Safety as a cost saver

    Volvo FH, one of the world’s safest trucks, is an innovation leader in high quality safety features. Together with the driver’s conscious safety mindset, investing in safety features can contribute to cost savings for transport companies. We met Carl Johan Almqvist, Traffic & Product Safety Director at Volvo Trucks, to talk about how.

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  • She was not even born when the first Volvo FH was launched in 1993. He had been on the assembly line for years at the same point in time. Meet Nesma and Daniel, now colleagues at the Volvo engine plant in Skövde where the important FH engine comes alive.

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  • Celebrate Volvo FH

    10/31/2018

    25 Volvo FH Heroes

    The Volvo FH is the truck of the drivers. But before it reaches the driver, it passes the minds and hands of a vast number of passionate employees. Here are 25 of the heroes working hard to make every Volvo FH contribute to your business success.

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  • Tech Product

    08/17/2018

    A clearer view

    Urban areas can be challenging environments for truck drivers. This is why the newly updated Volvo FE Low Entry Cab has been designed to improve visibility, safety, ergonomics and productivity.

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  • Digitalisation is rapidly reshaping society and the transport industry is no exception. Carina Holm, Services Manager at Volvo Trucks, explains how launching Volvo Connect, a single interface for information and services, will make customers’ lives easier.

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  • R&D

    08/17/2018

    Licensed to grille

    Seen from a distance, the grilles on the front of the Volvo FH and FH16 are unmistakable and iconic. They are also highly practical. So what lies behind the design?

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  • Business story

    08/17/2018

    It’s Volvo come rain or come shine

    The Swedish family firm Sanfridssons has been driving Volvo trucks since the company started back in 1961. Twenty-five years ago, it became one of the first transport companies in the world to buy a Volvo FH.

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  • Tech Product

    08/17/2018

    Gothenburg going green

    In 2019, Volvo Trucks will start selling electric trucks in Europe. But already this year, a few Volvo FL Electric trucks will be operating on the streets in Volvo Trucks’ Swedish hometown of Gothenburg – a city with green ambitions. They are part of a plan to create new types of neighbourhoods and make the city more attractive.

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  • Transport story

    08/17/2018

    The big delivery

    One of the world’s largest paper packaging machines is currently being built in Sweden. Austrian truck driver Roland Lehbrunner set out on a long journey to deliver two 22-metre-long silos to the construction site in Grums.

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  • Tech Product

    08/17/2018

    Engineered to be safe

    A new, updated Volvo Dynamic Steering is set to increase safety and driver comfort even further while giving drivers more control and better stability and reducing occupational injuries. Welcome to Volvo Dynamic Steering 2.0.

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  • Business story

    05/15/2018

    The power of numbers

    Dutch company Schenk Tanktransport are reaping the benefits of operating Volvo lightweight trucks in an increasingly competitive market.

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  • R&D

    05/15/2018

    Northern lights

    Volvo Trucks’ headlight design was inspired by ice. Senior Designer Maria Balthammar explains how nature shaped one of Volvo Trucks’ most distinctive features.

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  • Tech Product

    05/15/2018

    London calling for city safety

    London has made eliminating road accidents a top priority. Under one draft proposal, all heavy-goods vehicles over 12 tonnes will need a safety permit to operate in the city from 2020. And other cities are taking notice.

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  • The European Union’s new legislation concerning fuel consumption and CO2 emissions will come into force in 2019. It will lead to greater transparency and accountability, and ultimately more fuel-efficient transport solutions.

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  • Transport story

    05/15/2018

    Heating Iceland

    In Iceland, haulier Jón og Margeir EHF is involved in an ambitious geothermal project that ensures that the country’s inhabitants have hot water for domestic heating. Its Volvo FHs with 38 metre cranes have proved especially useful for the transportation and installation of new pipelines.

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  • Production

    05/15/2018

    Engines revived

    At the plant in Flen, worn-out engines for heavy-duty trucks are given a new lease of life. After remanufacturing, they are as good as new and the process has less impact on the environment.

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