110 New Scania LNG trucks for Barilla and KP Logistik

110 New Scania LNG trucks for Barilla and KP Logistik

Scania is confirmed as one of the frontline companies in Europe for the production of LNG industrial vehicles, with new important orders in Italy and Germany by Barilla and KP Logistik, for a total of 110 new LNG trucks. Barilla has enlarged its LNG fleet, with 10 new LNG truks, in order to promote highly […]

29 Jan 2020 - ConferenzaGNL

Bologna: 15 intercity Scania LNG buses are being delivered (with news)

Bologna: 15 intercity Scania LNG buses are being delivered (with news)

In Piazza Maggiore in Bologna was presented this morning one of the 15 LNG intercity buses that will enter into service in the coming days in the region. As indicated over the years by ConferenzaGNL, this is an initiative of TPER, the regional transport company of Emilia Romagna, launched with a European tender in 2017. […]

6 Dec 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

TPER LNG buses soon in service

TPER LNG buses soon in service

The first extra-urban LNG buses ordered by TPER, Emilia-Romagna Passenger Transport, produced by Scania, arrived in Bologna, runner-up in the European tender launched in 2016 and 2017 after the renunciation by the Italian IIA (Italian Industry Bus) ranked first. For the entry into service of the new vehicles, a ceremony will take place in Piazza […]

28 Nov 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

Argentina’s Government launches Heavy Duty Gas Mobility promotion

Argentina’s Government launches Heavy Duty Gas Mobility promotion

Argentina’s government published today, July 1, decree number 440/2019 by which it establishes an import duty reduction for 1000 natural gas powered buses and trucks, and 200 additional gas-powered heavy duty engines. This decree, together with regulation NAG 451 published last January, is intended to enable the replacement of diesel fuel by natural gas in […]

18 Oct 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

46 LNG urban and interurban buses for the public transport company Tper

46 LNG urban and interurban buses for the public transport company Tper

On 22 January 2019, the Board of Directors of the public transport company Tper SpA (Trasporto Passeggeri Emilia-Romagna) decided to award two important tenders for a total of forty-six new liquid methane (LNG) buses. The auction concerned two distinct tender lots: the first, relating to fifteen vehicles, was awarded to Scania, while the second, concerning […]

31 Jan 2019 - ConferenzaGNL

In Spain, McDonald’s takes up LNG,  with HAVI and Scania

In Spain, McDonald’s takes up LNG, with HAVI and Scania

As key players in the McDonald’s supply chain, HAVI and Scania are responding to growing consumer demands for more sustainable transports. In Spain, the companies are accelerating the five-year roadmap that aims to cut CO2 emissions from the restaurant chain’s delivery vehicles. McDonald’s logistics network transports food products more than 250 million miles every year. […]

28 Dec 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Scania provides Argentina’s first-ever six LNG trucks to Transportes Andreu

Scania provides Argentina’s first-ever six LNG trucks to Transportes Andreu

Argentina has just reached a milestone on the road to sustainable transport with the introduction of the country’s first-ever liquid natural gas-powered truck, since in mid-September, Scania Argentina delivered a fleet of six LNG trucks to Transportes Andreu, a haulier from Mendoza, in a ceremony in Buenos Aires that was attended by officials from ENARGAS, […]

13 Oct 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

The first long-distance LNG bus in the world is from Scania

The first long-distance LNG bus in the world is from Scania

The Swedish company Scania, manufacturer of industrial vehicles (lorries, road tractors, buses and engines) owned for 45.66% by the Volkswagen group, for 13% by MAN and for the rest distributed among various shareholders, set up, first in the world, a long-distance LNG bus. The bus will be presented at the next IAA in Hannover, the […]

14 Sep 2018 - ConferenzaGNL

Four new LNG trailers Scania for Brivio & Viganò

Four new LNG trailers Scania for Brivio & Viganò

Brivio & Viganò Logistics, a leading Italian company in the food logistics sector of Usmate Velate (Monza and Brianza Province), has acquired 4 new liquefied natural gas (LNG) vehicles, relying on Scania to start a transition to sustainable transport. The choice of Brivio & Viganò fell on Scania vehicles with the new 13-liter engine and […]

29 Jun 2018 - ConferenzaGNL