Professor Sonia Yeh awarded with Håkan Frisingers scholarship for innovative research on mobility

Sonia Yeh is a professor at Physical Resource Theory at the Department of Space, Earth and Environment at Chalmers University of Technology. Her fields of research centres on alternative transportation fuels, consumer behaviour, urban mobility and sustainability standards. Her research has made her an internationally recognized expert on energy economics and modulation of energy systems. […]

Invitation to press and analyst conference in Stockholm

Press and Analysts Conference 9.00 a.m. CEST A press conference will be held at Tändstickspalatset, Västra Trädgårdsgatan 15 in Stockholm at 9.00 a.m. CEST. The Volvo Group will be represented by President and CEO Martin Lundstedt and Executive Vice President Group Finance and CFO Jan Ytterberg. Read More  

Crane Industry Services Updates Lift Director Training Program

Crane Industry Services, LLC has updated its Lift Director training course. Designed to be more interactive, the three-day course features case studies and an emphasis on understanding load charts. “A Lift Director is the person responsible at the moment of the lift,” explains Cliff Dickinson, President of CIS. “On small lifts, there can be overlapping […]

Volvo Group investing billions in Skövde

The Volvo Group is investing heavily in the Skövde plant. Greater flexibility regarding products and materials is the purpose of the investment to be made at the foundry in Skövde. The investment is also an important environmental initiative and involves, among other things, a more sustainable manufacturing technique with reduced consumption of non-renewable materials. Read […]

Commercial Fleet Sales Jump 11% in March

Sales to commercial fleets increased 11.1% in March, and were up 5% during the first quarter of the year. (Clockwise from l. to r.) Photos courtesy of Ford, GM, Nissan, and FCA. Sales of vehicles to commercial fleets from nine manufactures increased 11.1% to 79,173 in March compared to a year ago as sales of trucks, […]

Trained truck drivers will help to improve road safety in Ethiopia

Hussein Al Amoudi, CEO NEFC (owner of Nyala Motors, dealer UD Trucks), Mourad Hedna, President UD MEENA, Daisuke Matsunaga, Ambassador of Japan and Mesfin Boglae, General manager Nyala Motors. The Volvo Group has been running vocational school projects for mechanics in Africa for several years. Now the first vocational school project for truck drivers has […]