Tag Archives: Christian Levin

TRATON GROUP Shows Resilience with Strong Start to 2024 Despite Dip in Unit Sales

(IN BRIEF) Despite a slight decrease in unit sales, the TRATON GROUP reports a successful start to 2024, with increased sales revenue, adjusted operating result, and adjusted operating return on sales in the first quarter. The company sold 81,100 vehicles, … Read the full press release

Sara Forsberg Appointed Scania’s EVP, CTO, and Head of Brand Identity Development

(IN BRIEF) Sara Forsberg, currently serving as the acting manager for Vehicle Development at Scania R&D, has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Chief Technical Officer, and Head of Brand Identity Development, effective May 1, 2024. With a career spanning … Read the full press release

European Auto Industry CEOs Gather for Green Transition Talks with EU Commissioner

(IN BRIEF) Thirteen CEOs from leading European vehicle manufacturers and automotive suppliers convened with EU Commissioner for Climate Action, Wopke Hoekstra, for an ‘Automotive Roundtable’ to discuss the green transition of the sector. The dialogue, following a meeting with President … Read the full press release

MAN Truck & Bus Renews Inka Koljonen’s Contract as Executive Board Member

(IN BRIEF) MAN Truck & Bus SE’s Supervisory Board has extended Inka Koljonen’s contract as Executive Board member for Finance, IT, and Legal Affairs until 2030, effective February 1, 2025. Koljonen, who has been instrumental in MAN’s restructuring and turnaround … Read the full press release

Scania Implements Mandatory Green Purchasing Requirements to Drive Supply Chain Decarbonization

(IN BRIEF) Scania, a leader in the transportation industry, has announced a significant step in its commitment to sustainability by making its supply chain decarbonization target mandatory for purchasing requirements. The company aims to transform its supply chain by targeting … Read the full press release

Scania and SSAB Join Forces to Achieve Full Decarbonization of Steel Deliveries for Heavy-Duty Vehicles by 2030

(IN BRIEF) Scania and SSAB, two leading companies in the transportation and steel industries, have signed a letter of intent to eliminate carbon emissions from all steel deliveries from SSAB to Scania’s heavy-duty vehicles by 2030. This ambitious goal includes … Read the full press release

Scania Inaugurates Battery Assembly Plant for Serial Production of Premium Electric Vehicles

(IN BRIEF) Scania has celebrated the inauguration of its battery assembly plant at its headquarters in Södertälje, Sweden, marking a significant milestone for the company. This plant’s operations will facilitate the serial production of premium heavy-duty electric vehicles. The battery … Read the full press release

New comprehensive monitoring and analytical system for fleet owners and drivers launched at the Mobile World Congress

Scania today (27 FEBRUARY 2017) at Mobile World Congress launches Scania One, which provides a single digital environment to a host of connected services for fleet owners and drivers. With one-quarter million connected Scania vehicles, Scania One provides coherent and … Read the full press release