17 Oct 2022
Scania and Rio Tinto to Develop Mining Autonomous Haulage Solutions
Scania and Rio Tinto are developing more agile autonomous haul trucks at a mine in Western Australia's Pilbara region to pursue potential environmental and productivity benefits.
10 Oct 2022
Sono Motors Gains Scania and LLT as New Customers
Sono Motors gains new customers in Scania, a subsidiary of Volkswagen, and LLT, a Swedish public transport authority, in a unique project to test the Solar Bus Kit in real-life conditions in the northern hemisphere. The objective of the project is to optimize the efficiency of the solar technology for buses in northern climates.
22 Sep 2022
ADASTEC: Autonomous Stack Developer
ADASTEC develops autonomous technology and autonomous stacks. It is currently working on a trial deployment of an autonomous midibus with bus manufacturing partner Karsan.
21 Sep 2022
IPT Technology: e-Mobility Wireless Charging
IPT Technology design, manufacture, install, and service wireless charging hardware into a wide variety of electric vehicles. In 2021, IPT acquired the company Primove from Bombardier, which, among other things, has developed solutions for wireless charging of cars and trucks. IDTechEx spoke to their marketing manager and learned about their product portfolio and deployments.
16 Sep 2022
Company Net-Zero Targets Fuel the Adoption of Zero-Emission Trucks
The sustainability of business operations is now a key consideration in the boardrooms of major corporations, and this is fuelling significant demand for zero-emission trucks. Transitioning truck fleets from diesel combustion engines to zero-emission powertrains is a very visible way for companies to demonstrate their green credentials to their customers whilst delivering a meaningful reduction in their carbon footprint.
12 Jul 2022
SCA's World-Unique Electric Timber Truck From Scania
To further strengthen the sustainable value chain, SCA has, together with Scania, developed the world's first electric timber truck with a capacity of 80 tonnes. SCA's goal is to make the entire value chain fossil-free.
29 Jun 2022
MAN: Electric Trucks
MAN (part of VW's Traton Group) have been making their MAN eTGM truck in small series production since late 2019. In 2021, they announced their intention to begin series production of electric trucks in Munich in 2024.
29 Jun 2022
Scania: Electric Trucks
In September 2020, Scania (part of VW's Traton Group) launched their first pure electric truck for both its L- and P-series cabs.
5 Apr 2022
Scania Puts Electric Trucks in LKAB Mine in Northern Sweden
An electric Scania Heavy Tipper will operate in the LKAB mine in Malmberget, in northern Sweden, alongside an electric crane truck specially adapted for these mining operations. This customer close development gives Scania a chance to test and operate fully electric trucks in a demanding underground mine environment.