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Volvo Trucks and Renova test autonomous refuse truck

Refuse trucks operate in cities and towns. Their operating cycle is typically urban, and with almost a stop at every household to collect refuse. The stop-go operating cycle of a refuse trucks leads to an amount of fuel wastage as well as increases the amount of exhaust gases the truck emits. That is not the only issue with refuse trucks.[Read More…]

by August 25, 2017 World
Safety at Volvo Trucks

Safety at Volvo Trucks

Intelligent and innovative safety technologies developed by Volvo Trucks promise zero accidents. Story by: Anirudh Raheja Safety is endemic to the Swedish society. It lays much emphasis on accident prevention. If this will help to explain why safety is synonymous with Volvo, which has a long history of establishing safety milestones, at its Experience Centre in Gothenburg, Sweden, recently provided[Read More…]

by August 23, 2017 Domestic, World
Singrauli hosts Volvo Fuelwatch Challenge

Singrauli hosts Volvo Fuelwatch Challenge

Volvo Trucks hosted the eighth edition of Volvo Fuelwatch Challenge at Singrauli. Story by: Bhushan Mhapralkar The eighth edition of Volvo Trucks India ‘Fuelwatch Challenge’ was held at Singrauli, Madhya Pradesh. Home to five thermal power generation plants with an estimated power generation capacity of 13295 mega-watt, Singrauli, saw 29 top contenders – winners of regional rounds, from 29 different[Read More…]

by August 4, 2017 Cover Stories

Volvo CV plant to make Volvo cars

In what is looked upon as an interesting development, Volvo Cars and the Volvo Group are said to have entered into an arrangement to assemble Volvo cars in India at Volvo Group’s CV plant at Hosakote, Bangalore. The arrangement will enable the Swedish luxury car maker to avail of lower duties. The first car, the XC90 SUV, is expected to[Read More…]

by June 22, 2017 News