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  1. The "Spirt of NRV" rolls onRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Fleet Owner Magazine

    Originally painted bright orange when constructed in 2010, the "Spirit of NRV" is built on a VHD chassis and sports a full-size crew cab and pickup truck bed. Today the "Spirit of NRV" is painted silver and decorated with a patriotic mosaic as it often participates in parades and ceremonies that honor U.S. military personnel.

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  2. A tour of Volvo Truck's NRV plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Fleet Owner Magazine

    Franky Marchand is the VP/GM of the NRV plant; He said the average age of the 2,750 employees at the all-union facility is 46, with their average level of experience around 13 years. These specialized racks are custom designed and built in the NRV plant's "Kaizen Shop."

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  3. America's Road Team truck presentationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Fleet Owner Magazine

    The VNL 780 model tractor presented at the NRV plant ceremony is equipped with Volvo Enhanced Stability Technology , Volvo Enhanced Cruise with Active Braking and Volvo's Lane Departure Warning system. It is powered by a Volvo D13 engine matted to Volvo's I-Shift automated manual transmission .

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  4. January 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Fleet Owner Magazine

    Most of the breathless media attention being paid to self-driving, or autonomous vehicles, has focused on the technology involved. And for good reason.

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  5. Volvo Group: U.S. facilities hold top 3 positions in Superior Energy Performance programRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | Fleet Owner Magazine

    The Volvo Group North America said that three of its U.S. facilities hold the top three positions in the Dept. of Energy's Superior Energy Performance program , recording the highest energy performance improvements among Platinum level partners.

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  6. Volvo converts methane gas into power for New River Valley plant, achieves carbon neutralityRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | Fleet Owner Magazine

    Volvo Trucks is using methane gas provided at 13 area landfills to produce energy for its New River Valley assembly plant in Dublin, VA. As of November, the company said, 100% of that power is now coming from the landfills, making the plant carbon neutral.

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  7. Tracking itRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Fleet Owner Magazine

    Volvo Trucks has opened its first "Customer Experience Track" in North America at its New River Valley assembly plant in Dublin, VA. It consists of a 1.1-mi.

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  8. Volvo opens truck track for plant visitorsRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | Fleet Owner Magazine

    Volvo Trucks has opened its first "Customer Experience Track" in North America at its New River Valley assembly plant in Dublin, VA.

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  9. Volvo to invest heavily in redesign of its New River Valley assembly plantRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | Fleet Owner Magazine

    A $69-million investment for the redesign of its New River Valley truck-assembly plant in Dublin, VA to increase both "manufacturing efficiency and vehicle quality" has been announced by Volvo Trucks North America ( "This investment will spur significant improvements in material handling and parts flow that will allow us to increase throughput and ... (more)

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