Maritime Transport has bought its first Next Generation Scanias as part of a 105-vehicle order from the manufacturer. The bulk of the order is made up of 100 R-series tractor units with Highline cabs, which will be distributed across the operator’s 27 UK sites. The last of the highlines will have been delivered by October this year. Maritime also bought five of the latest models – three R450s and two S500s- to put their efficiency, sustainability and driver comfort to […]
Henrik Henriksson took over the top job as president and CEO of Scania in January 2016, succeeding Per Hallberg, who had been filling the role since April 2015 when Martin Lundstedt defected to head up rival Volvo. Aged just 45, Henriksson was previously head of sales and marketing, having joined Scania as a management trainee in 1997. “It is the first time in Scania’s history that we have a non-engineer as CEO,” he says. “It is a sign of the […]
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Maritime Transport has reported an 11th consecutive year of revenue growth.