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In the heart of the earth

Deep down in South African mines underground loaders powered by Volvo Penta engines work 24/7.

Pump up the volume

Dubai-based ACTION supplies powerful pumps to irrigation, oil-fields, offshore oilrigs, freshwater supply, construction and pipeline industries all over the Middle East and North Africa.

Faster – Higher – Stronger!

Is it the Olympics? No, it is Sandvik’s new underground truck powered by Volvo Penta.

Keeping the frost at bay

Because winters in Turkey can be harsh, new-founded Turkish company Gener has developed a piece of equipment that protects crops from frost. It’s called FrostGuard V1, and it’s powered by a...

New glory for Gloria – fuel consumption cut by 40%

Container handling will never be the same again. Thanks to the collaboration with Volvo Penta and Dana Rexworth experts, OEM Kalmar is able to launch a reachstacker with a new driveline that...

Lean and clean

High performance, versatility and mobility are words that spell competitiveness for TEWATT. Their portable air compressors are compact, highly energy-efficient and designed to work in...

10 million tonnes of cargo to roll on and roll off

Day and night, big impressive machines are working up a smooth flow of roll on/roll off cargo in trailers and railroad cars at the Port of Göteborg.

The power behind the FIFA World Cup

Two Brazilian World Cup stadiums were powered by Volvo Penta engines: Beira Rio in Porto Alegre and the Arena Amazônia in Manaus.

Rollin’ on the river

Here is the world’s first semi-hybrid inland waterway tanker. She is proof that it’s possible to build a tanker that complies with future emission levels at the price of a conventional...