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2013-12-11 08:20:20

TROY, Mich., Dec. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Meritor, Inc. (NYSE: MTOR) announced today it has been selected to supply its ELSA225H range of air disc brakes for Scania's trucks and buses with production starting in 2014. "We are investing $58 million in air disc brake capabilities at our technical center of excellence and manufacturing facility in Cwmbran, United Kingdom," said Joe Plomin, vice president, International Operations at Meritor. "This new contract with Scania exemplifies...

2012-10-07 22:20:57

STOCKHOLM, October 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Scania has turned to eBuilder for help with streamlining and better coordinating their travel management and travel expense accounting. On March 26 this year, eBuilder's cloud-based solution was deployed to Scania's 30 companies in Sweden. Initially, the solution encompasses only travel cost accounting, but it will successively be broadened to improve the entire travel administration process. "In our effort to streamline our cost...

2012-06-14 06:21:32

ADELAIDE, Australia, June 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Now, more than ever, executives must plan ahead and collaborate with their peers to truly utilise the wealth of mining opportunities to be found in Australia's mineral-rich land. On the 16-18th of October 2012, GDS International will host another of its hugely successful mining events - the Next Generation Mining Australia Summit http://www.ngminingaustralia.com to be held at the sumptuous Stamford Plaza Adelaide Hotel in...

2012-03-12 09:19:00

WOLFSBURG, Germany, March 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sales revenue up 25.6 percent to euro 159.3 billion Operating profit grows by over half to euro 11.3 billion "Strategy 2018" is working - ecological restructuring launched Dynamic start to the year - deliveries up 7.7 percent in the first two months Growth in deliveries and sales revenue expected for 2012, plus operating profit at high prior-year level The Volkswagen Group again reported record vehicle sales, sales...

2012-02-08 08:00:00

VELDHOVEN, Netherlands, Feb. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- NAVTEQ, the leading global provider of maps, traffic and location data enabling navigation, location-based services and mobile advertising around the world, has been selected by Scania to provide map data featuring the accurate, reliable and detailed road attributes essential to its innovative new Active Prediction System. Scania has developed a topography based cruise control using NAVTEQ map data which is transferred by a map...

2010-09-21 06:45:00

PASADENA, Calif., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) announced today that it received a contract from Scania to provide engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services to design, build and commission a new climatic wind tunnel in Sodertalje, Sweden near Stockholm. Officials did not disclose the contract value. Under the terms of the contract, Jacobs will produce a facility for product development testing of heavy trucks and buses in...

2010-06-12 14:58:00

COPENHAGEN, June 12, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- 30,000 People run Across the Øresund Bridge Between Denmark and Sweden When the Bridge Run 2010 Kicks off Saturday, June 12. Runners of all Ages From More Than 25 Countries Participate in the Half Marathon Over and Under the sea, an Event That Also Marks the Start of the Celebrations for the Øresund Bridge's Tenth Anniversary. In 1999,...

2009-10-07 02:00:00

PARIS, France, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ - Alcan Extruded Products, part of Alcan Engineered Products - a business unit of Rio Tinto - will supply SBS Transit, Singapore's main public transport company, with aluminium extrusions, sheets, and joining elements for 600 additional low CO2 emission Scania city buses featuring the Alcan EcoRange(R) body structure system. "This new order means that around 50 per cent of SBS Transit's total bus fleet, or 1100 Scania buses, will use our unique EcoRange(R)...

2009-01-06 11:08:00

German luxury automaker Porsche is being obliged to bid on a Swedish truck company that it has previously said it does not want, the company said. Porsche said that stock market rules require it to bid on truck company Scania, the Swedish news agency Tidningarnas Telegrambyra reported Tuesday. Porsche purchased more than 50 percent of the voting stock in Volkswagen, which owns a majority of Scania, forcing Porsche into the position of having to bid for Scania's outstanding shares, the news...

2008-09-24 12:00:31

Scania (Sweden), heavy lorry manufacturer, opened its service centre in the Czech Republic, in Ostrava-Paskov. Investment costs for its building have reached CEK 82 mil. Servcie centre employs 30 people. (c) 2008 Access Czech Republic Business Bulletin. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.