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  • Volvo deploys fully autonomous truck in Swedish mine

    September 7, 2016 7:00AM by Truck News

    ARVIDSJAUR, Sweden – Volvo Trucks says it has deployed the world’s first fully autonomous truck in the world to be tested in mining operations deep underground. The truck is operating in the Kristineberg Mine in northern Sweden. It will cover

  • Volvo execs talk growth, dedication to technology

    May 12, 2016 8:40AM by Sonia Straface

    DUBLIN, Va. – The key to being successful in trucking? Keep up with technology and keep up with your customers – at least, that’s what Volvo executives say. At its New River Valley truck manufacturing plant in Dublin, Va. on May

  • Volvo revises LNG engine plans

    October 1, 2014 10:52AM by Truck News

    GOTHENBURG, Sweden – Volvo Trucks no longer intends to produce a compression ignition LNG engine for the North American market. The company issued a statement today saying while it will continue to field-test dimethyl ether (DME) powered vehicles and will

  • California gets eHighway

    August 7, 2014 10:13AM by Truck News

    CARSON, Ca. – Siemens is powering up a California blacktop. The company has been chosen by the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) to create an eHighway system in the area served by the Port of Los Angeles and