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A DAY IN THE LIFE OF CHAMPIONS

“When technicians compete in VISTA, you get a better understanding of the skills we need to develop” – Ats Ninemäe, VISTA 2022 winning technician from Team Kiired Insenerid, Estonia If

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From quarter-finals to the city of Gothenburg… India’s VISTA journey evolves…

For VISTA 2022, organisers in India decided to introduce a new stage to cope with the huge demand and engagement from VISTA participants. The extra element to the competition was

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An Interview with Jordan Ramadiansyah

A few months ago, as we ramped up communications for the 2022 edition of the VISTA World Championship, we announced a brand-new engagement campaign… to create a piece of VISTA

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MEET YOUR VISTA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL 2022 WINNERS!

“The emotion from Estonia is overwhelming… our workshop has been so supportive. Thank you for the experience.” – Team Kiired Insenerid, Estonia It is official… Team Kiired Insenerid from Estonia

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THE VISTA 2022 WORLD FINAL IS HERE… AND WE’RE BACK TOGETHER AGAIN!

On Monday 5th September, it is that time again. We will be welcoming the incredible teams from around the globe to the VISTA 2021-2022 world final. This year’s final will

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VISTA is part of our DNA

VISTA is part of our DNA For Helena Arensberg, SVP for Human Resources, VISTA helps improve competence development and team building, and makes Volvo Trucks an attractive company for technicians

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An interview with Attila Juhász…

The many VISTA Market Leaders across the globe are the vital link connecting VISTA’s central planners with the competition’s participants. Attila Juhász, VISTA Market Leader for Hungary, explains his role

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Meet Team Bamse, a Norweigan team competing in VISTA 2022

A couple of months into VISTA 2022, the teams have just completed Pitstop 1. We take time to catch up with Team Bamse, from Norway, as they catch their breath

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Meet Gabriella Evenfjäll – Semi-Finalist of VISTA 2017-2018

Gabriella Evenfjäll is one of our semi-finalists of VISTA 2017-2018, who works for Wist Last & Buss in Östersund. We had the honour to meet her in Sweden and discovered

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Joining the VISTA world champions for a day at work

The VISTA 2018 World Champions from Estonia, Team VIIES RATAS, got a new temporary team member when Roger Alm, SVP Volvo Trucks Europe, joined them for a day’s work as

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2017-2018: Exclusive interview with VISTA World Champions, Viies Ratas

On June 26th June 2018, four Volvo colleagues arrived at the Volvo Group site in Curitiba to make history. Their names are Meelis Smeiman, Madis Reinpold, Maksim Golenkov and Lauri

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ESTONIA TAKE 1ST PLACE IN AN HISTORIC VISTA WORLD FINAL

VISTA 2017/18 has come to a close as Estonian team Viies Ratas become the new VISTA World Champions in an epic World Final in Brazil. At 7am on Tuesday 26th

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VISTA Semi-finals – The 3rd and Final Week

The VISTA Semi-finals for 2018 are officially complete. From 231 teams, 40 have proven themselves to be worthy of a place in the World Final in Brazil. It’s had laughter,

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Gothenburg gears up to host the World Semi-Final!

For the first time in VISTA history, the world semi-final will be held in Gothenburg – the home of Volvo. During the next 3 weeks, 231 teams and over 1,000

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RECORD NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS FOR VISTA 2017/18

VISTA 2017/18 has broken the record for the number of participants in the competition. Registration closed on Thursday 30th November, and the final number participants stands at 19,706, competing in

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This year’s winner of VISTA: Team Harju from Finland!

“This is unbelievable – I’m extremely proud and happy for my team,” says Immo Harju, team leader of Team Harju. “VISTA is always a very hard competition. If you want

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Impressions from the world final

The VISTA world final was a rare opportunity to bring together Volvo Trucks and Volvo Buses workshop personnel from all over the world. We asked selected teams to share their

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“I’d encourage all ladies to give VISTA a go!”

Given that it is a male dominated industry, it is no surprise that the vast majority of VISTA participants are men. But this is slowly changing and more and more

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Manqoba’s meteoritic rise continues

Five years ago Manqoba Mkhize was granted a Skills for Life scholarship to be an apprentice technician for Volvo Trucks in South Africa. Now he is getting ready for the

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“VISTA is always an education”

Margus Kristal and his Viru Valge team from Tallinn, Estonia have just returned from Gothenburg, where they finished second in the VISTA 2015-2016 European semi-final. Unfortunately this means they will

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