Volvo Receives Order for 2,000 City Buses in China
December 09, 2005 03:14 ET | Volvo
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Dec. 9, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Volvo Buses has received its biggest order so far in China. Shanghai's largest transport company, SHANGHAI BA-SHI (GROUP) INDUSTRIAL CO., LTD, has...
Wireless Network Safeguards Volvo Ocean Race
December 05, 2005 05:06 ET | Volvo
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Dec. 05, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Problems with wireless networks can cause irritation at home. But for Volvo IT's project manager, Mattias Andersson, the entire Volvo Ocean Race is at...
Boeing's new 747 Creates Work for Volvo Aero
December 02, 2005 03:36 ET | Volvo
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Dec. 2, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The aircraft manufacturer Boeing has decided to invest in a new and larger version of today's Boeing 747. Volvo Aero is a partner in the only engine...
Volvo: Sale of Celero Completed
November 30, 2005 08:18 ET | Volvo
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Nov. 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- AB Volvo has now completed the previously announced sale of the Group's service company Celero Support to Coor Service Management. Accordingly, all...
Changes in the Volvo Group Executive Committee
November 30, 2005 03:04 ET | Volvo
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Nov. 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Jan-Eric Sundgren, President of the Chalmers University of Technology, will, when the successor issue is resolved, become a member of the Volvo Group...
Major Order for Volvo's Coaches in China
November 29, 2005 04:06 ET | Volvo
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Nov. 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Volvo Buses recently designed 9300 coach has been very positively received in China. As soon as it was introduced in November a customer signed a...
Volvo Cars is Cutting Back 1,470 Jobs
November 28, 2005 08:08 ET | Volvo
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The restructuring process and the trade union negotiations at Volvo Cars have now been completed. Of the 180 positions who were previously notified of...
Volvo Aero Leads EU Programme Regarding Virtual Manufacturing of Aero Engines
November 25, 2005 03:08 ET | Volvo
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Nov. 25, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Volvo Aero coordinates the newly started EU project, VERDI, in which 16 leading European engine manufacturers, institutes and universities collaborate...
Volvo: Truck Deliveries January-October 2005
November 24, 2005 02:37 ET | Volvo
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Nov. 24, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Total deliveries of trucks from the Volvo Group's three truck companies increased 14% through October this year, compared with the year-earlier period....
Volvo Trucks has the Highest Proportion of Eco-friendly Cars of all Swedish Companies
November 14, 2005 04:06 ET | Volvo
GOTEBORG, Sweden, Nov. 14, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Volvo Trucks has more eco-certified company cars than any other company in Sweden. No less than 12 percent of Volvo Trucks company cars are in fact...