Driving exceptional efficiencies in the food industry


Olympus Automation have taken delivery of ten Volvo V40's, 5 years into a strategy of running one of the most socially responsible green car fleets (25+) in the Food industry, With a large number of cars needing to be changed due to a combination of age and mileage, after extensive trials the Volvo V40 D2 (88g CO2) was chosen based on an estimated 30% improvement in real world economy and class leading CO2 emissions.

A key driving factor was the best in class safety for both Olympus Automation personnel and the wider community. The cars are all fitted with Volvo's award winning City Safety Technology and additionally the Blind Spot Information System, Lane Keeping Aid and Driver Alert Control.

The net result is an innovative fleet of exceptionally efficient and safe cars that perfectly complement our range of engineering solutions.

Harry Norman, CEO, explains "Company cars continue to be one of largest sources of carbon and improving it by up to 30% is great. Adding the optional safety features mean that we have done as much as we practically can to reduce the risk to our people and the wider community"