Post Tagged with: "VE Commercial Vehicles (VECV) Ltd."

Volvo Buses merge with VECV

Volvo Buses merge with VECV

In a surprise move, Volvo Buses India has merged with VE Commercial Vehicles (VECV). Story by Deepti Thore It was in 1996 that Volvo entered India with an intention to manufacture trucks that would be many generations ahead of the trucks available in the market then. The trucks that rolled out of the Hosakote facility on the outskirts of Bangalore[Read More…]

by September 20, 2020 Cover Stories
Volvo Buses India integrates with VECV

Volvo Buses India integrates with VECV

Press ReleaseĀ  Definitive Agreements have been signed for the integration of Volvo Buses India business into VECV. They will cover the manufacture, assembly, distribution, and sale of the Volvo Buses in India, and other rights forming part of the business. Consequently, the bus manufacturing facility at Hosakote, Bengaluru, and all employees of Volvo Bus India (VBI) will be transferred to[Read More…]

by August 13, 2020 News
Challenges remain as CV industry shifts gears

Challenges remain as CV industry shifts gears

The efforts of the government and various other forces to improve CV utilisation are bearing fruits. Story by Bhushan Mhapralkar Ajit (name changed to protect identity) has begun a new routine of attending work after almost two months of rest. He is among the workers at the Ceat Tyres factory at Ambernath on the outskirts of Mumbai that have been[Read More…]

by June 18, 2020 Cover Stories