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 12,000 people in 32 U.S. states and has manufacturing operations in six U.S. states (VA, PA, MD, NY, CT, TN). 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 Volvo 7900 Articulated Hybrid bus is equipped with Volvo’s new five-liter 240 hp diesel engine. It is approved for Euro 6 norms and will generate extremely low emissions. The emissions of nitrogen oxide will decrease by 87% and particle emissions . . .
King of the road for decades when it comes to powering trucks, diesel will not easily nor soon fall from its throne despite the inroads alternative fuels are making into its territory. There are both near- and long-term reasons to argue that the altern. . .
As the world's largest construction equipment exposition - bauma 2013 - gets underway this week in Munich, the most advanced innovations and achievements of clean diesel power for construction and mining equipment will be at the forefront. "Constructio. . .
Debating the merits of LNG as the preferred marine fuel; should you wait or dive right in? It’s much more complicated than you think. A growing consensus says that LNG is the future of marine propulsion, while others argue that marine diesel fuel will. . .
WASHINGTON D.C. - Greyhound's announcement that it has placed orders for 220 new clean diesel, low emission buses highlights the major advancements in diesel fuel efficiency and environmental gains, according to Allen Schaeffer , the Executive Director of. . .