Volvo Trucks – Always on the hunt for eco-friendly solutions – Meet our Customer: Monge & C Spa

Since the beginning, my father has been passing on his values to his children and to all the company employees. Environmental viability has been important to us. These principles are always well in mind. My father started producing pet food to use the waste of his chickens instead of throwing it away. Then it dawned […]

Volvo Trucks – Introducing the Volvo Concept Truck featuring a hybrid powertrain

This is the Volvo Concept Truck. Thanks to leading-edge driveline technology and improved aerodynamics, this hybrid vehicle can save up to 30% in fuel consumption and emissions, including CO2. A key factor behind this improvement is Volvo’s first hybrid powertrain for heavy-duty trucks in long-haul applications. So how does it work? The hybrid powertrain recovers […]

2015 Volvo VNL670 Truck Tour

Hi, my name is Paul Jones. I’m at driver development here at Bison Transport. We are here today to look at our new 2015 Volvo Tractor Unit. Bison has been involved with Volvo for a number of years. And this is our latest addition for 2015. We’re going to begin our tour with our new […]

Volvo Trucks – Tyre pressure monitoring explained

The Tyre Pressure Monitoring System helps the driver to keep full track of tyre pressures. That is done via sensors that are attached to the wheels. 30 seconds after starting the engine, the pressure levels show up in the display. They can be consulted in the TPM menu. In that TPM menu, you can scroll […]

Volvo Trucks – Introducing our new gas-powered trucks that can reduce CO2 emissions by 20-100%

Until now, no gas-powered vehicle on the market has been able to match the power of a Volvo FH. Enter the Volvo FH LNG. The first Volvo 460 horsepower truck powered by liquefied natural gas. It delivers the same high performance driveability and fuel efficiency as a regular Volvo FH. Even on steep hill climbs. […]

Volvo Trucks – Growing business with gas-powered trucks – Meet our customer: Transnugon

The gas truck is clearly the future. It’s already a reality today, and we are an example that it’s possible. MEET OUR CUSTOMER TRANSNUGON – SPAIN We started investing in gas trucks for economic reasons. When we started, diesel was really expensive. And gas is competitive in terms of cost. 99% of our cargo is […]

Arvind’s Story: Long-Haul Truck Driver Safety

This is a story about Arvind Chander. Arvind is a long-haul truck driver through and through. Every one of his friends and family knows it. “Dad!” It isn’t Arvin’s only job. He also works weekends on the family farm. “I’ll miss you!” “I’ll miss you too, sweetie.” Driving a truck is something he takes great […]