The honor of receiving the Assar Gabrielsson Award gives me added motivation and the conditions for continuing to fight uncompromisingly to bring us another step closer to solving the mystery of cancer.
“Martin Lundstedt has 25 years of experience from development, production and sales within the commercial vehicle industry. He is also known for his winning leadership style.”
This has been one of the most intensive and exciting periods in our history. With the most modern and high-tech Volvo line-up ever, we now have an outstanding ability to help customers in all segments to improve their productivity and profitability.
Drivers often climb into and out of their trucks many times on each shift. That’s why we’ve focused on creating a comfortable, convenient driver’s environment with good visibility in every direction.
We have improved every detail of the truck – large and small – which are vital for ensuring the truck’s robustness and handling
I-See helps our customers reduce their fuel costs, while reducing the impact on the environment. The development of I-See has resulted in seven patents and is an example of really top-class engineering work.
The new Volvo FM is easy to customise to suit individual needs. To use the language of football, the FM is that invaluable all-round player that does an equally brilliant job wherever it is needed
The new Volvo FM will provide drivers with a completely new level of handling and an innovative cab environment. Transport companies will have an efficient truck with increased flexibility.
This is a very exciting venture that will combine the best of two worlds, strengthening the positions of the Volvo Group and Dongfeng and offering excellent opportunities to both parties.
It’s wonderful that so many people have downloaded the game. This gives us new opportunities to show how the Volvo Group contributes to society.
By making smarter use of existing networks, we can capitalize more effectively on our various brands and products in the truck operation while improving our service to customers
This comprises part of our effort to develop an improved industrial footprint, in line with our new strategy.
With a strong portfolio of brands, a highly competitive product offering and a new organizational structure in place, we are in a position to deliver our full potential as a company. This is what the strategy for 2013-2015 is all about.
The investment is a natural step in efforts to further consolidate our strong position in the premium heavy trucks segment in Russia
It is undeniable that interest has increased in recent years in valuing the benefits of what nature gives us and protecting them for the future. The problem has been to develop valuation instruments and methods. But here too, much has been accomplished – we now have tools of practical use and I believe that in 5 years we will see them widely adopted.
Thanks to I-See the haulage firm can cut fuel consumption by up to 5 percent per vehicle
A truck that will carry us far into the future.
GKN is a strong new owner for Volvo Aero. GKN will provide Volvo Aero with the best possible conditions for continued advancement in its industry.
I-See is an autopilot linked to the truck’s cruise control, taking over and handling gearchanges, throttle and brakes on gradients, ensuring they all operate in the most fuel-efficient way possible.
We have a very strong presence in Peru, a strong image and a high level of customer satisfaction. We are market leaders in heavy duty trucks and the new investment will help us support the expansion of our business in the country.
Deutz AG has been an important supplier and partner for many years .The increase in our shareholding in the company is a natural step in light of our plans to expand our commercial cooperation in medium-duty engines.
Times are different and being open about where we are heading is now beneficial for us, our customers and society. We will have the greatest opportunity to address current challenges and those of the future through cooperation.
“The Volvo Group has operations in 190 countries. We must be able to recruit skilled employees from diverse backgrounds. Furthermore, we want to contribute to an international academic environment, which we believe benefits everyone”
If we review the full-year 2011, the Volvo Group generated the highest net sales, the best operating income and the highest operating margin to date.