Australia

AAT Kings world's first mobile indoor lawn bowls.

Bowling-pitch goes mobile with help from Scania

The sport of lawn bowls is traditionally played outdoors and on grass. Now, Australian coach-touring company AAT Kings has given the game a surprising twist by converting a Scania bus into a mobile indoor pitch.

Scania secures Australia’s first Euro 6 bus fleet order

The government of the Australian Capital Territory has selected Scania to supply a fleet of 77 Euro 6 city buses. Australian Capital Territory Internal Omnibus Network (ACTION), is the first Australian bus fleet operator to adopt Euro 6 technology.

A trial at an Australian gold-mine proves Scania’s R 620 heavy-haulage truck is well and truly up to the job at hand. It boasts great fuel economy, comfort and performance.

Scania wins over Australian mining-drivers

A trial at an Australian gold-mine proves Scania’s R 620 heavy-haulage truck is well and truly up to the job at hand. It boasts great fuel economy, comfort and performance.

One of Sydney Harbour’s best-known cruise ships, MV Sydney 2000, has been fitted with new Scania engines. The update means fuels savings for its operators and fewer emissions to trouble passengers. Photo: Captain Cook Cruises

A breath of fresh air

One of Sydney Harbour’s best-known cruise ships, MV Sydney 2000, has been fitted with new Scania engines. The update means fuels savings for its operators and fewer emissions to trouble passengers.

A locomotive fitted with a Scania 9.0-litre engine pulls 100 trailers and 1,000 tonnes

New engine a sweet success

A 9-litre Scania engine has proved its worth at a sugar mill in northern Australia, pulling 1,000 tonnes with ease as part of a cane locomotive.

“It is incredibly manoeuvrable thanks to the new Twin Disc MGX transmissions, which allow constant slip,” says Peter Edwards.

Sneaking up on whales

Repowered with a pair of efficient, clean and quiet Scania engines, the Seastar dive boat can ferry visitors through the waters of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef more efficiently and quietly, with less impact on the environment.