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.
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. . .
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 . . .
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. . .
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. . .
It was noteworthy that in his address at the annual Heavy Duty Manufacturers Assn. breakfast at MATS, Dr. Wolfgang Bernhard, head of Daimler’s global truck and bus business, asserted that he is “convinced that a highly efficient diesel engine will remain . . .