Volvo Innovation Forum 2013

At its inaugural Innovation Forum held in Eskilstuna, Sweden, in August, Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) detailed its culture of creativity and inventiveness — which permeates every phase of product development, from design through production — as well as its bright vision for the future. The event looked at the role innovation plays in drivelines, emerging market engineering, design, the company's core values of quality, safety and environmental care, Tier 4 Final/Stage IV compliant engines and future technology. Journalists were also given a tour of Volvo CE's Eskilstuna production campus to learn more about how operational excellence contributes to innovation within the company