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  • Truck tech transforming the industry: Panel

    June 14, 2019 7:28AM by Truck News

    NIAGARA FALLS, Ont. – New onboard technologies, from telematics and ELDs to collision mitigation systems and asset-tracking solutions, are revolutionizing the business of trucking for those who embrace them. A panel discussion during the annual meeting of the Private Motor

  • Volvo Trucks expands over-the-air offerings

    March 20, 2019 8:52AM by John G. Smith

    ATLANTA, Ga. – Volvo has taken the next step in its over-the-air programming capabilities, unveiling the new Parameter Plus subscription package that allows up to 50 parameter updates per year. “It really brings a lot of value,” says Ashraf Makki,

  • Volvo launches Genuine Painted Parts Program

    June 5, 2017 4:53PM by Truck News

    DUBLIN, Va. – Volvo Trucks North America wants your truck on the road and to look like it’s straight off the assembly line, even after replacing a body part. Volvo’s Genuine Painted Parts Program offers more than three dozen parts,

  • Volvo issues safety recall over faulty two-piece steering shaft

    March 16, 2016 11:04AM by James Menzies

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Volvo Trucks has issued a safety recall for certain 2016 and 2017 model year trucks and is advising owners to take them out of service immediately. There are 2,803 affected trucks in Canada and 15,835 in the

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    Trucking just ‘scratching the surface’ of what technology and connectivity can achieve: Nyberg

    February 24, 2016 9:28PM by James Menzies

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Goran Nyberg wants Volvo’s trucks to be the iPhones of the trucking industry. The president of Volvo Trucks North America told trucking journalists this week the future of trucking is all about connectivity and creating a vehicle

  • Volvo Trucks names its Canadian Dealer of the Year

    December 2, 2015 3:48PM by Truck West

    LANGLEY, B.C. – Volvo Trucks has named Pacific Coast Heavy Truck Group of Langley, B.C. its 2015 Canadian Dealer of the Year. Volvo Trucks also handed out Dealer of the Year honours to Michigan’s M&K Truck Centers for North American

  • Searcy Trucking wins Volvo Trucks Safety Award

    October 21, 2015 5:13AM by Truck News

    PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — A Canadian fleet has once again been recognized by Volvo Trucks as one of the safest in North America. Searcy Trucking was named a winner of the 2015 Volvo Trucks Safety Awards at the American Trucking Associations

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    Volvo dealers taking steps to improve uptime

    October 16, 2015 8:50AM by Truck News

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Volvo Trucks dealers that adopt a standardized process to expedite repairs and provide more transparent information to customers will soon receive a special Certified Uptime Center designation. The program will be rolled out in 2016 as part


    October 14, 2014 8:53AM by James Menzies

    It has been a helluva month for Mark Seymour and Kriska Group. After announcing a blockbuster deal in which it partnered with Mullen Group to form a new growth-oriented trucking business, Kriska was named the Volvo Trucks Fleet Safety Award