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Despite slowdown in the automotive industry, all the leading manufacturers of tippers and trucks have transitioned to BS-VI emission standards.

VECV delivered 50 Eicher CNG buses to PMPML

VE Commercial Vehicles (VECV) delivered 50, 24-seater Eicher CNG AC Buses to Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Limited (PMPML). These buses were flagged off by Devendra Fadnavis and Maharashtra BJP president Chandrakant Patil in Mahatma Phule Mandai, Pune.

VECV delivered 50 Eicher CNG buses to PMPML

Bus service flagged off by former CM Devendra Fadnavis and Maharashtra BJP president Chandrakant Patil

VECV launches Covid support package for dealer network and customers

VE Commercial Vehicle has announced a comprehensive package to support Eicher truck and bus customers, dealers, and dealer employees as they continue to operate in this difficult time.

The worst is over for the CV industry

In 2008, two leading players, Volvo Group and Eicher Motors, in the commercial vehicle business joined hands with a common vision of driving modernisation in the commercial transport business in India.

VE Commercial Vehicles sells 5457 units in Feb 2021

VE Commercial Vehicles recorded sales of 5457 units in February 2021 as compared to 4586 units in February 2020 (LYTD 47216), recording growth of 19% (YTD decline 27.5%).

VECV to set up new production facility

Commemorating the completion of 10 successful years of partnership between the Volvo Group and Eicher Motors, VE Commercial Vehicles (VECV) announced plans to set up a new greenfield truck manufacturing plant at Bhopal.

VE Commercial Vehicles records 30.7 per cent sales growth

VE Commercial Vehicles Ltd (A Volvo Group and Eicher Motors joint venture) recorded sales of 5,977 units in May 2018 as compared to 4,573 units in May 2017, recording a growth of 30.7 per cent. This includes 5,874 units of Eicher brand and 103 units of Volvo brand.

Made-in-India engines from Volvo Penta

The Swedish engine major reiterated its focus on Indian market with its new Made in India range from its Pithampur plant.Volvo Penta engines have been manufactured in India for the first time, at a new dedicated production line at the VE Powertrain (VEPT) plant.

Volvo Penta unveils Made-in-India engines

Marking a new beginning in its Make-in-India initiative, Volvo Penta formally unveiled its 5-litre and 8-litre engines manufactured for the first time in India, at a new dedicated production line at the VE Powertrain (VEPT) plant. The product unveiling was done by Pinaki Niyogy, Vice President, Manufacturing and Engineering, TIL, and Parminder Singh Gabri, Director - Sales, Putzmeister Concrete Machines, the two major customers of Volvo Penta.

VECV sells engineering arm.

VE Commercial Vehicles (VECV) has divested 100 per cent shares of Eicher Engineering Solutions Inc (wholly owned subsidiary of VECV) in the US to Segula Tecnologias Espana

VECV sells Eicher Engineering Solution to SegulaTecnologias Espana

VE Commercial Vehicles (VECV) has divested 100 per cent shares of Eicher Engineering Solutions Inc (wholly owned subsidiary of VECV) in the US to SegulaTecnologias Espana, SAU, a Spanish corporation. The total enterprise value of this deal is $1,852,000.

A Step Towards Make in India

Volvo Penta will begin production of 5 and 8-litre industrial engines in India, aimed at the Indian market, next year. A step close to its commitment towards ?Make in India?, Volvo Penta has announced its plan to produce industrial engines locally for the Indian customers.

Volvo sells residual stake in Eicher Motors

Swedish commercial vehicle manufacturer Volvo AB has exited Eicher Motors by selling off its entire stake for Rs 1,731 crore. In 2008, Volvo had picked up an 8.4 per cent stake in Eicher for Rs. 157 crore. There will be no change in the functioning of VE Commercial Vehicles (VECV), an equal joint venture between Volvo Group and Eicher Motors.

Long-haul Reliability

The VE series of Eicher Terra 25 - 6x4 tipper is engineered for superior performance, long-haul reliability and uncompromising durability.Terra 25 is fitted with the proven Cummins B 5.9-180 31 BS-III engine which is known for seamless higher engine hours of operations and fuel efficiency.

Eicher sells 3,685 units in May 2014

Eicher branded trucks and buses have recorded a sales of 3,685 units in May 2014 as compared to 3,687 units in May 2013. In the domestic CV market (5T and above), Eicher trucks and buses have recorded sales of 3,064 units as compared to 3,488 units

Eicher Sells 3685 units in May 2014

Eicher branded trucks and buses have recorded sales of 3685 units in May 2014 as compared to 3687 units in May 2013. In the domestic CV Market ( 5T and above), Eicher trucks and buses have recorded sales of 3064 units as compared to 3488 units in May 2013, representing a drop of 12.2 per cent

Automotive fasteners

Atop Fasteners is a manufacturer of various type of spring steel sheet metal components, machined components and fasteners. The product range includes circlips (all types), conical washers, star washers, external tooth washer, internal tooth washer, keys (parallel, taper, gib-head, woodruff), pins (straight and tapered), dowels, lock retainers, mild steel and spring steel, nut clips and nut springs, plain washers, and all types of shims.

VECV launches pro-series

Unleashing a huge new wave in trucks, Volvo Eicher Commercial Vehicles (VECV) has recently unveiled the Pro-Series ? 11 trucks in the 5 to 49 tonne categories.Over three million engineering hours, 77 lakh km of testing, 3,200 new parts/sub-assemblies and over 50,000 hours of engine test development

Technology week

Gates global experts teamed up with local application and technical engineers to arrive at solutions to customers' product issues during the recently concluded technology week. Gates India conducted a technology week from 16 to 20 September, for its top- end users like JCB, Ashok Leyland, John Deere, Caterpillar, M&M and CNH, at different locations.

VECV workshop and distribution centre in Nepal

VE Commercial Vehicles (VECV), a Volvo group and Eicher Motors JV, inaugurated a modern, state-of-the-art workshop for Eicher branded trucks and buses in Kathmandu to provide after-sales support its rapidly growing customer base in Nepal.

New Eicher dealership in Assam

VE Commercial Vehicles (VECV), a Volvo Group and Eicher Motors JV, inaugurated the modern and contemporary dealership for Eicher branded trucks and buses in Guwahati to strengthen the company's resolve and commitment to provide sales and after sales support to the rapidly growing customer base of Eicher in North East India.

Spearheading business

Spanning almost four decades of rich experience in the Indian automobile industry, A Ramasubramanian or ARS as he is fondly called, spearheads business at Asia Motor Works (AMW).

Collaborative Model

VECV enhances the unique model of industry?academia collaborations. VE Commercial Vehicles (VECV), a joint venture (JV) between Volvo Group and Eicher Motors, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with two educational institutes, the SRM University, Chennai and the Ramakrishna Mission Vidhyalaya, Coimbatore as part of its unique industry-academia collaborative model. VECV has already established four centres with state-of-the-art automobile labs at prominent institutes of the country.

Volvo-Eicher to invest Rs 2,500 cr

Volvo-Eicher Commercial Vehicles, a joint venture (JV) between the Volvo Group and Eicher Motors plans to invest about Rs 2,500 crore by 2013.The JV is setting up an engine manufacturing unit on a 12-acre plot in Pithampur, Madhya Pradesh. The proposed unit will make 100,000 medium-duty five- and eight-litre automotive engines annually and will be operational by mid-2013.

The Game Changer

Volvo Trucks introduces the first FM 480 10x4 dump truck with 43 (US) tonne capacity for mining applications in India. Volvo Trucks recently launched the innovative, all new Volvo FM480 10x4 dump truck in India, built specifically for deep opencast mining. Keeping pace with the dynamics of the industry for over a decade and a half, this truck is an innovation that will set new benchmarks in the mining industry.

VECV to expand business

VE Commercial Vehicles (VECV) will invest Rs 1,000 crore by 2013 on various activities, including expansion of engine production capacity, launch new products and enhancing R&D.

VE Commercial Vehicles merges units

VE Commercial Vehicles, an equal joint venture between the Volvo Group and Eicher Motors, has restructured the organisation by merging three different profit centres, Eicher Trucks and Buses, Volvo Trucks and the Powertrain unit.

Eicher bus body mfg plant

VE Commercial vehicles (Volvo Group and Eicher Motors JV) did the ground- breaking ceremony of the upcoming Eicher bus manufacturing plant near Indore at Dhar, Madhya Pradesh.

Technology and R&D form the pillars of our growth strategy

?Considering the rapid pace of growth of ?radialisation? across product categories, we are investing heavily in expanding our capacities, both at existing locations and at the new green site location near Chennai,? says AS Mehta, Marketing Director, JK Tyres.