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For Quehenberger, the future of urban delivery services lies in the use of eTrucks.
January 2019 · Technology | Innovation

Commitment with purpose

What's the best way to make a future with zero-emission city logistics a reality? That's the question Quehenberger Logistics have been asking themselves, which is why they are testing one of the new MAN TGM 26.360E in Salzburg.

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SPAR is using an MAN TGM 26.360 E in the greater area of Graz for emission-free deliveries to individual retailers all around the city.
January 2019 · Technology | Innovation

How SPAR cuts down on emissions

Since mid-September, SPAR has been testing a fully electric MAN TGM 26.360 E in daily distribution transport in the Austrian city of Graz.

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Handover of eTrucks at the MAN plant in Steyr
September 2018 · Actions & events | Innovation

MAN eTrucks put to the test

Goods transport that’s more economical, more efficient and more environmentally friendly – with electric trucks. MAN proves this can work with its MAN eTruck project.

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Kevin Knaub
August 2017 · Interviewed

A MAN on heavy duty

Large-scale haulage requires thorough planning. At Bohnet GmbH, this task is performed by Kevin Knaub. He not only meticulously maps out the routes, but also takes to the steering wheel himself during the nightly journeys.

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Ein MAN-40-Tonner auf dem Offroad-Gelände von MAN ProfiDrive®
June 2017 · Technology | Innovation

Heavy boys

The transport of timber is known as a particularly demanding sector in the truck-driving industry. MAN ProfiDrive® now offers special training for this particular line of business. And as the pilot training showed, even die-hard timber drivers can still learn a lot – much to the thrill of those participating.

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Dirk Schupmann and Michael Bernoteit
June 2017 · Innovation

The camera screwdriver at MAN

An invention of two MAN employees serves to facilitate the performance in truck assembly.

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MAN HLF 20 fire engine next to the runway at Munich’s airport
April 2017 · Technology | Innovation

In the field with the airport fire brigade

Safety at Munich’s airport is ensured by more than 200 fire fighters, who always seek the latest technology in their fire engines – including the HLF 20 by MAN.

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The Art of compromise
April 2017 · Innovation

The art of compromise

Between creativity and restraint: How the design department of MAN Truck & Bus manages this daily balancing act with much passion.

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March 2017 · Innovation

Think XXL: clear road ahead for long trucks

As of January 2017, regular operations of long trucks has been authorised on specific routes. On the road with Matthias Lesse, a driver for the company Logistik in XXL.

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February 2017 · Worldwide

The glacier carrier

Ordinary vehicles will not travel far in the arctic tundra of Iceland. Addi Hermannsson therefore relies on modified MAN trucks to show tourists around the nation’s second-largest glacier.

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