R&D

Vacay coming up!

Less than 8 hours before I will check out from Scania, and have 4 well earned weeks of vacation. I am on my 7th week here at Scania and honestly, this vacation couldn’t come any sooner. Don’t get me wrong, I adore my group at RBRF and am very happy and satisfied with my summer […]

Scania Student Intro – what & why?

As mentioned, I am enrolled in a program here at Scania known as Scania Student Intro (SSI). This program has specially been developed in hope to introduce students who are about to begin their working careers, to practical experience and a way to build a network of relevant contacts at Scania. I applied to SSI in […]

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Photo: Kjell Olausson 2015

Astronauts ‘over the moon’ at Scania’s facilities

Scania will this September sponsor the Planetary Congress, a conference organised by the Association of Space Explorers. As part of preparations for the space-themed event, nine astronauts including Sweden’s Christer Fuglesang recently visited Scania’s DemoCentre and climatic wind tunnel.

It all has to start somewhere – My very first blog post

Okay, so here it goes. My very first post here on the Scania Career site. Honestly, I am a bit nervous, mixed with anxiousness. What do you want to read about and how will I make it interesting? How will I best communicate all the knowledge and experience I gain here at Scania without confusing […]

Week 3: moving forward

So, week three just passed and we’re moving forward. Slowly forward, but yes, forward. I actually thought we would be way ahead of where we’re standing at the moment and it’ kind of frustrating. As I wrote last time, I’m very aware of the fact that this is a part of the thesis, to figure […]

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Traffic jam pilot app wins prestigious design award

Scania and Volkswagen Group Research have been awarded the 2014 HMI Design Innovation Award for the pioneering mobile app used for their traffic jam pilot research project. The award was presented at the CAR HMi concepts & systems congress 2014 in Berlin at which HMI professionals honour the industry’s latest outstanding projects and achievements.

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Framtidens förarmiljö simuleras idag

Tänk dig 20 år in i framtiden. Kanske blir lastbilen självkörande med en förare som endast övervakar systemen. På R&D är framtiden redan här. Sätt dig i förarstolen och blicka ut mot trafiken.

Harald and Lars on a go and see….

A few weeks ago we had invited Harald Ludanek (Executive Vice President for RoD) and Lars Stenqvist (Senior Vice President Vehicle Definition) to visit our department. The purpose with the visit was to present our organisation, processes, way of working and also to give our visitors a chance to do some technical support work. The […]

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Ny metod för minskat buller med ökad hållfasthet

Scania möter ökade krav på minskat buller från såväl myndigheter som kunder. Att kunna leverera varor och utföra transportuppgifter under kvälls- och nattetid blir allt attraktivare i annars trafiktäta städer. Samtidigt måste växellådorna klara ökade påfrestningar i exempelvis gruvdrift.

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Scania – ingenjörens karriärssmörgåsbord

När Erik Thorstenson, dataingenjör från Mälardalens högskola, fick chansen att jobba på Scania i Södertälje tvekade han inte en sekund. – För mig var Scania ett enkelt val och det trots att jag i dag pendlar från Eskilstuna för att komma till jobbet, säger Erik Thorstenson.