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Volvo celebrates 25 years of the FH

Volvo celebrates 25 years of the FH

A unique driver focus and a truly revolutionary cab paved the way for the instant success of the Volvo FH when it was first launched in September 1993. It was also the most technically advanced truck of its time and now – a quarter of a century later – it …

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Premiere for Volvo Trucks first All-Electric Truck 

PREMIERE FOR VOLVO TRUCKS FIRST ALL ELECTRIC TRUCK

Volvo Trucks is proud to introduce its first all-electric truck for commercial use – the Volvo FL Electric for urban distribution and refuse operations, among other applications. With this introduction Volvo Trucks takes the lead in offering solutions for electrified goods transport in urban environments. The first trucks in the …

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“Volvo’s L45H is spot on…”

Volvo L45H is spot on

So says Harry Parry, proprietor of Pwllheli based HM & BP Parry trading as Gwrtaith Gwynedd about his loading shovel after nine months since purchasing it from SMT GB’s utility dealer for North Wales – Mona Tractors Ltd. The Volvo L45H is being deployed handling green waste, waste wood and …

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First demolition Volvo EC750E goes to R Collard Ltd

First demolition Volvo EC750E goes to R Collard Ltd

R Collard Ltd of Eversley, near Hook, Hampshire has taken delivery of the first demolition specified Volvo EC750E to be sold in Great Britain. The seventy-five tonne excavator is an addition to R Collard’s extensive mixed fleet of mobile plant and was purchased for a highly prestigious twelve month demolition …

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Volvo and Krone couple-up for anniversary truck trials

Volvo and Krone couple-up for anniversary truck trials

Volvo Trucks, United Kingdom and Ireland, report successful trials for a limited-edition FH16-750 after it recently pulled a new Krone Profi Liner curtainsider from Gothenburg to the tip of Scotland. Like Volvo’s FH16, the Profi Liner is specially produced to mark the 50th anniversary of Volvo’s entry into the UK …

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A trio of Volvos for Stuart Partners Ltd

A trio of Volvos for Stuart Partners Ltd

Stuart Partners Ltd of Clyst St Mary near Exeter, in collaboration with sister company EMS Waste Services, has purchased three new Volvo machines for its recycling and landfill operations at Hill Barton and for a new recycling venture in Paignton. The three machines in question are a Volvo L70H wheeled …

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