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14 December 2023 #Tractor #Truck

Owens Group has begun taking delivery of 30 Volvo tractor units following the strong performance seen in 60 models delivered to the company in 2021. Having returned to Volvo two years ago, the business has ordered another 17 Volvo FH

08 June 2023 #Truck

Volvo Trucks has delivered its first electric skiploader in Britain for back-to-base operations in the West Midlands. Pegasus Skip Hire said it expects to “seamlessly” add its new Volvo FE Electric to its fleet in Stourbridge, west of Birmingham, having

14 October 2021 #Uncategorised

How important is electrification to Volvo Trucks? Volvo’s plans for decarbonising road transport are certainly bold, and electrification sits right at the heart of this strategy. Earlier this year we set out our ambitious goal to have electric trucks account

01 September 2021 #Features & Interviews #TNB News

Tip-Ex & Tank-Ex is the UK’s only national event for the bulk haulage tipping, tanker and bulk liquid transportation sectors and returns this autumn after a two-year absence. This year’s show, which takes place at the Harrogate Convention Centre from

03 June 2021 #TNB News #Truck

Volvo Trucks has developed a unique acoustic alert for its latest electric trucks. From 1 July , all new electric vehicles in the UK will be required to emit an audible sound when travelling at speeds below 12mph. UK legislation

25 September 2019 #CV Show #News #TNB News #Tractor #Truck

A study in the US has found that more than eight out of 10 truck drivers suffer pain, mostly in their backs and necks. According to the study, conducted on behalf of Volvo Trucks’ North American arm, the problem can

The idea that mathematics could help deliver savings and efficiencies in the world of transport and logistics is not a new one. Advanced telematics and route planning software are just two well established examples of number-crunching nous in action. And

20 August 2018 #CV Sector #News #TNB News #Truck

A team of technicians from MC Truck & Bus in Thurrock, Essex, secured sixth place in a Volvo Truck servicing competition entered by more than 4,800 teams around the world. The four-strong team of truck technicians, playfully named ‘MC Hammers’,

22 February 2018 #CV Sector #News #Other #TNB News #Tractor #Truck

Volvo Trucks has donated a used FH tractor unit to global charity Transaid, which will be used in its Professional Driver Training Project once it arrives in Uganda. At Volvo’s Trade and Export Centre in Ely, Dealer & Fleet Sales

30 November 2017 #CV Sector #News #TNB News #Tractor

Volvo is renewing the entire long-haul fleet for UK retailer Halfords Group. Supplied by dealer The Hartstone Group, Volvo is supplying 50 FH 6×2 tractors equipped with D13K 493bhp engines mated to I-Shift automated manual transmissions. Each model is equipped

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