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07:49 ET Scania's sets Green Bond Framework in support of sustainable transport

Scania has successfully qualified for issuance of green bonds to accelerate decarbonising the transport system, following an independent assessment...


03:22 ET Axfood partners with Scania in transitioning to sustainable transport

Dagab, which handles assortment, purchasing and logistics for Sweden's second largest food retail group Axfood, has formed a far-reaching...


Sep 15, 2020, 06:14 ET Milestone in Scania's electrification - introduces first commercial electric truck range

Scania today commercially launches its range of electric trucks, a milestone in its aim to be leading in the transition to a sustainable transport...


Jul 31, 2020, 04:21 ET Scania Interim Report January-June 2020

The period was strongly dominated by the coronavirus outbreak and its consequences in the form of lower demand and decreased production. Summary of...


Jul 30, 2020, 04:56 ET Scania's production worldwide completes fossil-free transition

Scania today announces that all its ten major production facilities worldwide are now powered by fossil-free electricity, the target set for 2020....


Jul 09, 2020, 04:21 ET Coop to Operate Battery Electric Scania Truck in Denmark

Denmark's largest retail company Coop will deploy a battery electric Scania truck in its city distribution operations. This is the latest example of...


Jun 25, 2020, 05:14 ET Santiago Upgrades Public Transport With 355 Scania Buses

Scania has started the delivery of 355 Euro 6 buses for Santiago de Chile's public transport system. Deliveries to the operator Express Uno commences ...


Jun 03, 2020, 10:08 ET Alexander Vlaskamp Appointed Head of Sales and Marketing and Member of Scania Executive Board

Alexander Vlaskamp, currently Senior Vice President Trucks and acting Head of Sales and Marketing, has been appointed Executive Vice President and...


Jun 01, 2020, 04:20 ET Scania Plans Major Staff Reductions

The Coronavirus crisis had led to a sharp decline in revenues. Although it is currently not possible to forecast the length and severity of how the...


May 28, 2020, 06:14 ET Board of Directors Withdraws Dividend Proposal

The Board of Directors of Scania unanimously has decided to withdraw the dividend proposal to the annual shareholder meeting. There is still great...


May 18, 2020, 04:29 ET Scania to Deliver 75 Battery Electric Trucks to ASKO in Norway

Scania and the leading Norwegian food wholesaler ASKO have a long-standing collaboration in delivering high-performance trucks. Based on that close...


May 04, 2020, 05:56 ET Scania Interim Report January-March 2020

The first quarter of 2020 started in a positive way but was from March dominated by the coronavirus outbreak and the extraordinary social measures...


Apr 29, 2020, 08:15 ET Scania's Science Based Targets are now Approved

As the first major manufacturer of heavy commercial vehicles, Scania's far-reaching climate targets have officially been approved by the Science...


Mar 23, 2020, 07:40 ET Scania Year-end Report January-December 2019

2019 was a year of continued growth and many records for Scania. Vehicle deliveries reached historically high levels as did service volume. Summary...


Mar 18, 2020, 10:52 ET Scania Stops Production in Europe

Scania plans to stop operations at most of its European production units on Wednesday next week (25 March) due to component shortages and the major...


Mar 04, 2020, 09:40 ET Hybrid Electric Commuter Boat Launched in Stockholm

In joint trials, Blidösundsbolaget, a subsidiary of Transdev has teamed up with Scania to refit M/S Rex, for hybrid operations. The boat, built in...


Mar 04, 2020, 07:49 ET Helle Bay Appointed Head of Human Resources and Member of Scania Executive Board

Helle Bay has been appointed Executive Vice President and Head of Human Resources as from 1 May 2020 and will report to Henrik Henriksson, President...


Feb 12, 2020, 03:44 ET Scania Deploys Battery Electric Trucks in Norway

Norwegian wholesaler ASKO is deploying two battery electric Scania distribution trucks in its operations in Oslo, Norway. This pilot marks another...


Jan 20, 2020, 05:43 ET Norwegian Wholesaler ASKO Puts Hydrogen Powered Fuel Cell Electric Scania Trucks on the Road

ASKO and Scania celebrate the start of operations of four hydrogen gas trucks with electric driveline and of ASKO's hydrogen gas station in...


Dec 11, 2019, 05:10 ET Scania Delivers 450 Buses to Abidjan - Studies Local Biofuel Production

Scania has signed an agreement with the Ivorian Ministry of Transport and SOTRA, the Abidjan Transport Company, to deliver 450 buses. The bus...


Nov 04, 2019, 06:32 ET Scania Interim Report January-September 2019

Scania's net sales for the first nine months of 2019 amounted to SEK 113.8 billion, an increase of 15 percent compared to the previous year. Summary...


Oct 28, 2019, 14:17 ET Scania and Navistar Explore Cooperation to Supply Vehicles and Services to the Canadian Mining Sector

Scania and Navistar intend to study a mutually beneficial relationship to cooperate in providing vehicles and services for mining operations in the...


Oct 25, 2019, 04:44 ET Scania's In-house Accelerator Program Teams Up With Swedish Start-up Tech Community SUP46

Scania is running the second edition of its in-house accelerator programme, the Innovation Factory. This year the programme is moving into the space...


Oct 17, 2019, 05:26 ET Scania Unveils New Generation City and Suburban Range

Scania today presents its new generation buses for city and suburban operations. Leading with the Scania Citywide battery electric bus, the range...


Oct 14, 2019, 04:07 ET Scania Wins Truck of the Year Latin America 2020

Scania's new truck generation has been voted "Truck of the Year Latin America" for 2020. The selection was made by a jury of 15 commercial vehicle...