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CablePrice supports North Canterbury during post-earthquake period

Posted on: 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

Posted on: 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 to showcase its first concrete mixer trucks for Mexican market

Posted on: Wednesday, 26 October 2016

Scania is teaming up with McNeilus to showcase its first concrete mixer trucks for the Mexican market, at the Mexican Association of Concrete Industries’ congress in Cancun from 19 to 22 October.


Scania’s new truck generation honoured – The S series elected “International Truck of the Year 2017”

Posted on: 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

Posted on: 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

Posted on: 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 introduces new truck range

Posted on: Wednesday, 24 August 2016

With a completely new truck range Scania is setting a new standard.


Scania’s new truck generation

Posted on: 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.

Posted on: 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

Posted on: 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

Posted on: 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

Posted on: 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!

Posted on: 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

Posted on: 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!

Posted on: 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

Posted on: 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.