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Shortages Slow truck production | Trader in tanker transport

Semiconductor shortages Slow truck production WAlthough many more trucks are needed to handle the freight growth generated by the economic recovery and government stimulus measures, truck production continues to be severely constrained by shortages of semiconductors and various other components, according to the research company FTR. Semiconductor shortages Slow truck …

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WA brings Instruckta to motorist truck safety

Date: 05.31.2021 Transafe WA initiative aims to meet critical needs for increased education An artist’s impression of Instruckta Western Australia’s industry body, Transafe WA, is seeking to make its Heavy Vehicle Safety Initiative (HVSI) public education initiative a reality. It will be “Instruckta” – a custom truck and semi-trailer that …

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Albertsons Makes First Commercial Delivery of 100% Electric Refrigerated Groceries to the United States with a Class 8 Truck; Volvo Trucks and AEM

Albertsons Companies, the second-largest grocery chain in the United States, recently took delivery of two Volvo VNR Electric trucks at its distribution center in Irvine, California. Volvo Trucks North America’s VNR Electric models are the first zero-exhaust, battery-electric Class 8 trucks to be deployed in the Albertsons Cos. Company’s fleet, …

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Volvo Trucks customer Albertsons makes the country’s first 100% zero-emission commercial refrigerated grocery delivery with a Class 8 truck

“We are delighted to continue our long term partnership with Albertsons Cos. As they begin their journey to electrify their fleet and achieve this momentous achievement of fully zero emission grocery delivery,” said Peter Voorhoeve, President, Volvo Trucks North America. “Albertsons’ commitment to the sustainable development of the company is …

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