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Major Deal: Italian Haulier Purchases 1,000 Volvo Trucks with Latest Fuel Saving Technology
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Major Deal: Italian Haulier Purchases 1,000 Volvo Trucks with Latest Fuel Saving Technology

Lannutti Group, an Italian transport and logistics company, has ordered 1,000 new Volvo FH trucks with the latest fuel saving technology, I-Save. The company sees the potential to reduce its fuel consumption by 10 per cent as well as lower CO2 emissions. Lannutti Group operates in eight European countries with a fleet of 1,800 trucks. Its decision to invest in 1,000 new Volvo FH trucks was made...

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Volvo Buses Receives Order for 60 High-Capacity Electric Buses from Malmö
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Volvo Buses Receives Order for 60 High-Capacity Electric Buses from Malmö

Volvo Buses has signed yet another large order for electrified buses. Nobina has placed an order for 60 high-capacity electric buses which will enter service in Malmö next year. “It is immensely gratifying to receive yet another significant order for electric buses. In a short space of time we have taken orders for 220 electric buses from two of Sweden’s largest cities. This shows that...

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Volvo Trucks Launches Sales of Electric Trucks for Urban Transport
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Volvo Trucks Launches Sales of Electric Trucks for Urban Transport

Volvo Trucks announces the start of sales of its Volvo FL and Volvo FE electric trucks in selected markets within Europe, meeting the increasing demand for sustainable transport solutions in city environments. In the absence of exhaust emissions and with reduced noise levels from electric trucks offer huge potential in urban areas. First, the reduced noise levels make it possible to carry out...

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Volvo to deliver 700 city buses to Bogotá, Colombia
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Volvo to deliver 700 city buses to Bogotá, Colombia

Volvo Buses has in a public tender with Fanalca/Transdev and Somos K been awarded 700 city buses to Bogotá in Colombia. The buses will operate in Transmilenio, Bogotá’s BRT (Bus Rapid Transit) system. The new orders are the largest in ten years for Volvo Buses in Latin America and confirm Volvo’s leading position in the BRT segment. The orders for 700 Volvo buses are part of a public tender...

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New Volvo FE Electric Trucks Come with 27 tonnes GVW (Gross Vehicle Weight)
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New Volvo FE Electric Trucks Come with 27 tonnes GVW (Gross Vehicle Weight)

Volvo FE Electric Trucks are equipped with two electric motors offering continuous power of 260 kW with a two speed transmission, max torque of electric motor is 850 Nm and the rear axle is 28 kNm. Truck is offered with lithium-ion batteries with a capacity of 200–300 kWh. Having a range of up to 200 km, the FE truck is suitable for distribution and refuse collection applications in urban...

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New Volvo FL Electric Trucks are Driven by 185 kW Electric Motor
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New Volvo FL Electric Trucks are Driven by 185 kW Electric Motor

Volvo FL Electric Trucks are designed for commercial applications such as urban distribution and refuse collections. Vehicle’s electric motor offers 130 kW continuous output, two speed transmission, max torque of 425 Nm and max torque rear axle 16 kNm. The truck is equipped with 2-6 lithium-ion batteries with capacity of up to 100–300 kWh. The truck comes with 16 tonnes GVW (Gross Vehicle...

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Volvo Trucks Ready to Electrify a Large Part of Goods Transports

With the sales start this year of three new heavy-duty all-electric models, Volvo Trucks believes the time is right for a rapid upswing in electrification of heavy road transport. This positive outlook is based on the ability of Volvo’s electric trucks to meet a broad variety of transport needs. In the EU for example, almost half of all truck transports could be electrified in the near future....

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Major Deal: Italian Haulier Purchases 1,000 Volvo Trucks with Latest Fuel Saving Technology
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Major Deal: Italian Haulier Purchases 1,000 Volvo Trucks with Latest Fuel Saving Technology

Lannutti Group, an Italian transport and logistics company, has ordered 1,000 new Volvo FH trucks with the latest fuel saving technology, I-Save. The company sees the potential to reduce its fuel consumption by 10 per cent as well as lower CO2 emissions. Lannutti Group operates in eight European countries with a fleet of 1,800 trucks. Its decision to invest in 1,000 new Volvo FH trucks was made...

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Volvo Group North America Recognized for Waste Reduction Efforts by DOE Better Buildings, Better Plants Program

Volvo Group North America recently received a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Better Plants Better Practice Award for preventing and reducing waste at several North American facilities. The Volvo Group was chosen among a record number of applicants to receive the honor. The Better Practice Award is presented to partners for innovative and industry-leading accomplishments in implementing and...

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The Volvo Group Part of Swedish-Indian Collaboration for Increased Traffic Safety

February 21, 2020 - More than 150,000 traffic-related fatalities occur annually in India. Cooperation between Swedish and Indian companies and institutions is now being formed to greatly reduce these. The lessons learned will be utilized for development needs in different parts of the world in order to strengthen traffic safety as widely as possible. In 2018, Sweden and India signed an innovation...

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Volvo Buses Receives Order for 60 High-Capacity Electric Buses from Malmö
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Volvo Buses Receives Order for 60 High-Capacity Electric Buses from Malmö

Volvo Buses has signed yet another large order for electrified buses. Nobina has placed an order for 60 high-capacity electric buses which will enter service in Malmö next year. “It is immensely gratifying to receive yet another significant order for electric buses. In a short space of time we have taken orders for 220 electric buses from two of Sweden’s largest cities. This shows that...

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Volvo Trucks Launches Sales of Electric Trucks for Urban Transport
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Volvo Trucks Launches Sales of Electric Trucks for Urban Transport

Volvo Trucks announces the start of sales of its Volvo FL and Volvo FE electric trucks in selected markets within Europe, meeting the increasing demand for sustainable transport solutions in city environments. In the absence of exhaust emissions and with reduced noise levels from electric trucks offer huge potential in urban areas. First, the reduced noise levels make it possible to carry out...

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Volvo Trucks North America Teams up with Perceptive Automata and DHE to Explore Human Behavior Prediction for The Trucking Industry

Boston (PRWeb) June 20, 2019 -- Recently Volvo Trucks North America, along with automated vehicle software provider Perceptive Automata and customer Dependable Highway Express (DHE), showcased a collaborative innovation project designed to strengthen safety capabilities for the trucking industry through automation. This project leverages human intuition artificial intelligence that reads the...

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Volvo to deliver 700 city buses to Bogotá, Colombia
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Volvo to deliver 700 city buses to Bogotá, Colombia

Volvo Buses has in a public tender with Fanalca/Transdev and Somos K been awarded 700 city buses to Bogotá in Colombia. The buses will operate in Transmilenio, Bogotá’s BRT (Bus Rapid Transit) system. The new orders are the largest in ten years for Volvo Buses in Latin America and confirm Volvo’s leading position in the BRT segment. The orders for 700 Volvo buses are part of a public tender...

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