The new truck generation: Scania is introducing Apple CarPlay
Monday, 10 April 2017
Scania is introducing Apple CarPlay to the new truck generation’s infotainment system, allowing for smart, safe and smooth access to all the functionality of iPhones by mirroring them seamlessly. Scania is among the first in the industry to offer Apple CarPlay in heavy trucks.
Central District Field Days done and dusted for another year
Friday, 31 March 2017
March 14 – 16 were important dates in the farming calendar for the Manawatu and surrounding regions. Now in its 23rd year, the Central District Field Days is a recognised regional agricultural event, exposing farmers to the latest trends and developments in rural innovation, agribusiness and agritech.
Scania recalls soft toy
Thursday, 30 March 2017
Scania recalls soft toy
Product safety recall: Teddy bear with blue zipper vest. Identification number: P/N 2199875
Scania has issued a product safety recall of a teddy bear with a blue zipper vest. The zipper could come loose and could pose a risk of choking. No incidents have been reported.
The Transport & Heavy Equipment EXPO, 2 - 4 March 2017
Thursday, 30 March 2017
The EXPO rolled into Mystery Creek in early March and CablePrice were amongst the businesses who exhibited at the 3 day event. Happening only once every four years, The EXPO is New Zealand’s only all-encompassing Transport and Heavy Equipment event, showcasing developments and innovations across the transportation & logistics, construction, forestry, agriculture, contracting, quarrying & mining a
ADT training at our Wellington National Training Centre
Monday, 27 March 2017
Over three days last week, six technicians from the CablePrice network attended a comprehensive Bell ADT course in Wellington’s National Training Centre.
Scania reaches milestone: 250,000 connected vehicles
Friday, 10 March 2017
Connectivity is an integral part of Scania’s customer offering since many years. As Scania now launches a new connectivity offering, the number of connected Scania vehicles has reached a quarter million. This amounts to two thirds of Scania’s 5-year rolling fleet.
Scania welcomes Sweden-Germany partnership on mobility and electrical roads
Wednesday, 1 February 2017
A new innovation partnership between Sweden and Germany is being launched today during Chancellor Angela Merkel's visit to Sweden. The partnership includes mobility and electrical roads, areas where Scania’s innovations are already being put to the test.
CablePrice supports North Canterbury during post-earthquake period
Thursday, 24 November 2016
The recent earthquake and continuing aftershocks in the North Canterbury region has resulted in an immediate shift of both heavy plant and equipment and road transport routes throughout the region.
Scania strengthens position in Indonesia
Tuesday, 8 November 2016
Scania continues to reinforce its position in the Indonesian bus market. Transjakarta has now placed an order for 150 low-entry city buses in addition to the previously ordered 110 3-axle Scania buses that will be delivered later this year. The public transport operator in the Indonesian capital already has 108 articulated Euro 6 Scania gas buses in its network.
Scania’s new truck generation honoured – The S series elected “International Truck of the Year 2017”
Monday, 26 September 2016
Scania has once again won the prestigious “International Truck of the Year” award. The jury’s motivation emphasised the new truck generation’s driver comfort, safety aspects and its positive impact on haulers’ overall economy, among other factors.
Scania creates the world's first clock made of trucks
Wednesday, 21 September 2016
Tick, tock, truck. Scania has taken on the toughest challenge of them all – the race against time. A challenge that involved 14 trucks having to keep track of every second. Literally. At a deserted airfield in the middle of nowhere, Scania set out to create a gigantic clock made out of trucks – one that would run for 24 hours straight.
CablePrice as Farmlands card partner
Friday, 2 September 2016
CablePrice (NZ) Ltd is excited to announce that it has teamed up with Farmlands Co-operative Society to become a Farmlands card partner.
Scania’s new truck generation
Friday, 19 August 2016
Scania’s new truck generation: World’s first rollover side curtain airbag for trucks
BELL Equipment’s E-Series has evolved.
Tuesday, 9 August 2016
BELL Equipment’s E-Series has evolved. This latest addition to the Articulated Dump Truck (ADT) line-up is the B60E, the next generation – a 4x4 with full articulation steering and oscillation joint, which keeps all four wheels on the ground and fully utilises the traction available, giving it more off-road capability than any other conventional rigid truck.
Scania joins the world’s first cross-border truck convoys
Wednesday, 23 March 2016
On 29 March, three extra-long trucks will embark from Scania in Södertälje, Sweden, to drive in a close convoy to Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The initiative is being driven by the Netherlands, which currently holds the EU Presidency, and aims to fast-track the development of truck convoys. These convoys have the potential for increasing safety, as well as reducing fuel consumption and carbon dioxi
Scania and Ericsson join forces to improve transport efficiency
Friday, 26 February 2016
At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Ericsson and Scania announced joint research efforts to accelerate the connectivity of commercial vehicles and infrastructure. Ericsson and Scania are convinced that advances in communications technologies and future deployments of 5G networks will enable improvements in the transport of people and cargo.
Scania has 170,000 connected vehicles
Monday, 1 February 2016
Five years ago, Scania introduced connectivity as standard in the European
markets. Today connected customers in more than 50 countries gain access to
services in order to follow up and evaluate the performance of their vehicles.
New Zealand wins Scania Top Team world championship!
Tuesday, 8 December 2015
The CablePrice Christchurch Shakers are officially the Scania Top Team world champions for 2015, having taken out the title in Sweden at the weekend.
Show off fuel-efficient-driving skill by 400+ Scania drivers
Friday, 4 December 2015
A competition now underway on the Scania Fuel Masters microsite is giving drivers the chance to boast about their fuel-efficient-driving achievements.
The Christchurch Shakers are off to compete in Scania’s Top Team finals!
Friday, 23 October 2015
The CablePrice’ Top Team, aptly named the ‘’Christchurch “Shakers have done us all proud by winning the Top Team regional finals, hosted in Guangzhhou, China in September. Not only is this a great achievement for our boys but seals their position in the Top Team world championship coming this December.
Strong reputation aids firefighters in Fiji
Friday, 27 February 2015
The trust that firefighters around the world place in Scania trucks helped convince Fiji’s National Fire Authority to invest in the brand as part of its modernisation efforts.