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Volvo construction equipment highlights complete solutions for a changing industry with immersive experience at conexpo-con/agg
Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) showcased the present and future of the construction industry at CONEXPO-CON/AGG with machines and services that offer customers solutions to enhance their productivity and uptime while also preparing them for an evolving business environment.
Volvo Trucks Launches Comprehensive Volvo Blue Service Contract to North American Customers
Volvo Trucks North America announced today that the Volvo Blue service contract — its adaptive, dealer managed service plan, which is paired with enhanced connectivity and covers all preventative maintenance, is now available to customers across North America. The comprehensive service plan was introduced to ensure customers’ vehicles are operating at peak efficiency and performance, and that all preventative maintenance is scheduled conveniently with a focus on maximizing uptime. The announcement was made this week at ATA's Technology & Maintenance Council's (TMC) 2023 Annual Meeting & Transportation Technology Exhibition in Orlando, Florida.
Ryder Deploys Volvo VNR Electric Trucks to Service Volvo Group’s Assembly Operations
Volvo Trucks North America has delivered seven Volvo VNR Electric trucks to Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R) to support local supply chain routes servicing the Volvo Group’s truck assembly operations in Pennsylvania. Ryder, a leader in supply chain, dedicated transportation, and fleet management solutions, replaced the diesel trucks that were previously servicing the route and will operate the dedicated zero-tailpipe emissions Class 8 battery-electric trucks to support the Volvo Group’s sustainability goal of reducing CO2 from its global operations.
Volvo CE Launches New All-Inclusive Lease for Electric Equipment
Volvo CE Launches New All-Inclusive Lease for Electric Equipment
Volvo Financial Services Gives Customers Flexibility with Launch of ‘Volvo Rental’ Service in Brazil
Volvo Financial Services (VFS) has launched ‘Volvo Rental,’ a new service providing options for long-term rental for Volvo trucks, buses and construction equipment in the Brazilian market. With terms ranging from 24 to 60 months, plans are designed around each customers’ needs, including kilometers driven, hours worked or subscription, providing increased financial flexibility.
Juggling work with a private life and family isn’t always easy. At Volvo Group we believe that good communication and trust, together with supportive employee benefits, provide the basis for a healthy work-life balance. Sarah Townsend, Analyst, Parts & Services Financing, is very happy with the work culture at Volvo Group – a company she’s proud to describe as socially conscious.
Volvo ce launches online configuration tool for electric equipment
Volvo Construction Equipment has created an online tool that allows customers to “build and price” their ideal electric compact excavator and wheel loader, marking the company’s latest advancements in both e-commerce and the introduction of electric construction equipment to the market.
Volvo Financial Services Invests in Financial Literacy Programs for Youth through Partnership with JA Worldwide
Volvo Financial Services (VFS) today announced that it is investing in the teaching of financial literacy skills for youth in nine countries through a global partnership with Junior Achievement Worldwide. The partnership will see VFS employee volunteers join with JA educators to equip the next generation with the financial skills and knowledge needed for success and self-sufficiency in the future. Individual programs in the nine countries begin this month.
Volvo Trucks Constructing California Electrified Charging Corridor for Medium- and Heavy-Duty Electric Vehicles
Volvo Trucks North America announced today that is joining forces with Volvo Financial Services, Volvo Technology of America, Shell Recharge Solutions, TEC Equipment, Affinity Truck Center, and Western Truck Center to develop a publicly accessible medium- and heavy-duty electric vehicle (MHD EV) charging network that connects several of California’s largest metropolitan areas. With an award from the California Energy Commission (CEC) of $2 million under BESTFIT, the Electrified Charging Corridor Project will address key barriers to long-range MHD EV deployments and accelerate widespread adoption. The project will get underway in 2022, with all five stations anticipated to be online by the end of 2023.
Read Monitor’s NextGen issue recognizing Mark Musumeci, account resolution manager for Volvo Financial Services, as a NextGen leader in equipment finance.
Volvo Financial Services nombrado como uno de los mejores lugares para trabajar en México 2022 por Great Place to Work®
Great Place to Work® la autoridad global en transformación de culturas de alta confianza y alto rendimiento con presencia en 107 países presentó el ranking más importante a nivel nacional, de Los Mejores Lugares para Trabajar™ en México 2022. Este listado, presentado en el marco de la segunda edición del Summit GPTW,: “Un nuevo mundo, el futuro de la transformación cultural”, ha otorgado a Volvo Financial Services México el lugar número 11 en la categoría de menos de 50 colaboradores.
#BuildingIndia’sTomorrow: Cleaner, Safer, Smarter, Better. This is Volvo Construction Equipment. Let’s meet and explore the many ways we can partner together in this great mission at EXCON – the largest Construction Equipment Event in South Asia – to be held between 17th & 21st May 2022 at BIEC, Bengaluru.
Volvo Financial Services Names Daniel Mello Senior Vice President, Global Marketing and Communication
Volvo Financial Services (VFS) today announced that Daniel Homem de Mello has been appointed senior vice president of global marketing and communication. In this role, Mello will be responsible for all VFS marketing, customer experience, and internal and external communication strategies to promote VFS and its critical role in the Volvo Group’s transformation to sustainable transport and infrastructure solutions.
Volvo Trucks Customer QCD Orders 30 More VNR Electric Trucks for Southern California Fleet
Volvo Trucks North America customer, Quality Custom Distribution (QCD) — a Golden State Foods (GSF) company — is increasing its commitment to zero-tailpipe emission freight transport with its latest order of 30 Volvo VNR Electrics. In early 2023, the battery-electric Class 8 trucks will be deployed in QCD’s Southern California fleet operations delivering products to restaurants and coffee shops throughout Riverside and San Bernardino Counties. This multi-stakeholder electrification project, announced during a press event on Monday, May 9, at the Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, includes 16 fast chargers and a renewable energy microgrid to power the chargers.
Read Monitor’s Most Innovative Companies issue that features Allen Atchley, vice president strategy, innovation and business development, Volvo Financial Services
In the fall of 2020, King’s Highway Charters & Tours in West Texas saw a 97 percent decrease in revenue due to the coronavirus pandemic. While most large money center banks would have had their hands tied, Volvo Financial Services and Prevost worked to restructure the company’s motor coach payments to help them stay financially viable. Thanks to these partnerships, King’s Highway hasn’t lost a driver or a bus to date on their way to recovery. Watch their inspirational story below.
Volvo Group Announces Investment in Expanded U.S. Uptime Center, Co-Location of Volvo Financial Services Headquarters
The Volvo Group announced today a $41 million investment in North Carolina’s Piedmont Triad to purchase and expand the building housing its U.S. Uptime Center, which will now also serve as the new global headquarters for Volvo Financial Services (VFS). The expansion of the building, which is about two miles from VFS’s currently leased location, will bring about 360 VFS colleagues onto Volvo Group North America’s campus.
Read Monitor’s 3rd Annual Women’s issue that features Tabitha Carpenter, senior vice president Europe South & West, Volvo Financial Services
New Mack Ultra Service Agreement is Now Standard on Mack® LR Electric Models
GREENSBORO, NC (Oct. 12, 2021) – Mack Trucks announced today that its new Mack Ultra Service Agreement will come standard with the Mack® LR Electric refuse model, helping further support customers beginning their journey into owning battery electric vehicles (BEVs).
Volvo Trucks Introduces Volvo Blue Contract Service Offering to Enhance Uptime
Volvo Trucks North America has introduced the Volvo Blue Contract service offering, a comprehensive maintenance program designed to improve uptime, assist in optimizing truck performance and simplify maintenance management for customers and dealers.
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