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Volvo Group North America

Volvo Group is one of the world's leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment, drive systems for marine and industrial applications, as well as aerospace components and services, and is one of the world's leading producers of heavy-diesel engines (9-16 liter). Volvo Group also provides complete solutions for financing and service. Volvo Group North America employs about 15,000 people and has six manufacturing operations in five U.S. states. Operating companies in North America include: Volvo Trucks, Mack Trucks, UD Trucks, Nova Bus, Prevost, Volvo Aero, Volvo Construction Equipment, Volvo Penta, and Volvo Financial Services.  Volvo shares are listed on Nasdaq OMX Nordic Exchange and are traded OTC in the U.S.


Volvo Penta Helps Power Nibulon's Empire
November 17, 2014 // The Maritime Executive

Nibulon’s latest design is the 121 pusher tug, a highly efficient vessel used to push barges and other floating objects on Nibulon’s aquatic transport routes in Ukraine. They are equipped with two Volvo Penta D16 MH diesel engines, and two Volvo Penta D5 . . .  read more

Engine innovations will cut emissions and increase performance
October 1, 2014 // World Highways

The start of 2014 saw the commencement of the final phase of the current set of engine emissions requirements for Europe and North America. With the introduction of the first set of Tier 4 Final/ Stage IIV emissions regulations, new generation diesel engi. . .  read more

Truck makers, operators ask NHTSA to consider ‘real world’ in setting efficiency standards
August 20, 2014 // Commercial Carrier Journal

Cummins also calls for “fuel neutral” standards, which have had an impact in the markets for smaller engines. “The Phase I rule adds to the cost of diesels with more stringent standards versus gasoline,” Cummins says. “Should Phase II continue or grow . . .  read more

Volvo to introduce new fuel-saving features on 2016 model year VNs
August 13, 2014 // Truck News

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Volvo is promising a more fuel-efficient VN series with its 2016 model year. Improvements in aerodynamics and powertrain enhancements are expected to improve fuel economy up to 3.5% and 2.5%, respectively, the company announced. A. . .  read more

Volvo launches new Tier 4 Final compliant L250H wheel loader
June 24, 2014 // China Construction Machinery Business

The new Tier 4 Final compliant L250H wheel loader from Volvo Construction Equipment tackles heavy tasks with superior performance, heightened safety and up to 18 percent better fuel economy with OptiShift. The Volvo L250H wheel loader is a high product. . .  read more

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