Monday, December 17, 2018

OPTIMISED LINE-BUILT VOLVO DRAYS JOIN CARLSBERG FLEET

Designed and built to provide optimum operational flexibility and ease of use for drivers and crew, 16 new Volvo vehicles entered service with Carlsberg...

ALLAN SANDERSON HAULAGE FMX TIPS TOP PAYLOAD AND FUEL FIGURES

A Volvo 32,000kg GVW FMX 8x4 tipper fitted with a Boweld steel body and roll-over sheet is achieving a class leading payload of 20,500kgs...

NEW VOLVO FH TRUCK FOR HEAVY HAULAGE SPECIALIST RUTTLE PLANT

Chorley, Lancashire-based Ruttle Plant has updated the company’s famous high-profile livery to coincide with the arrival of a new Volvo FH tractor unit. Supplied...

NEW DYNAFLEET APP KEEPS TRACK OF THE ENTIRE FLEET

Dynafleet, Volvo Trucks’ web-based fleet management system, can now be accessed via a new application designed for mobile devices, making information even more accessible. The...

Volvo trucks named first U.S. Manufacturer to achieve dual energy certifications

Volvo Trucks’ New River Valley (NRV) assembly plant is the first U.S. manufacturing facility to achieve two top energy certifications. New River Valley is the...

VOLVO TRUCKS GLW FEEDS TRIDEMS DELIVER EFFICIENCIES AND SAVINGS FOR FARMERS

Thanks to their superb manoeuvrability and excellent payload, two new Volvo FM Tridem configuration eight-wheelers that have joined the 30-strong fleet of Shepshed, Leicestershire-based...

BROOKING HIRE TAKE ON THE GRIM SWEEPER AND WIN

An unusual Volvo FM road sweeper equipped with a Globetrotter cab and a host of driver amenities has entered service with Brooking Hire Ltd...

VOLVO TRUCKS’ DRIVER CHALLENGE 2012 GETS UNDERWAY WITH ALL-FM FLEET

The Volvo Trucks Driver Challenge 2012 got underway on February 6th. The event, which takes place over a five-month period, measures and assesses individual...

BOIJE OVERBRINK AND MEAN GREEN RECEIVE FIA DIPLOMA

World-record breaking truck driver Boije Ovebrink was formally presented with a diploma from the FIA (Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile) last week to officially acknowledge...

REGISTRATIONS OPEN FOR VOLVO’S VISTA COMPETITION 2012-2013

VISTA – Volvo Trucks’ and Volvo Buses’ world championship for service and workshop personnel – is once again about to begin, with registrations being...