Volvo Trucks to invest $69 million in improvements at assembly plant in Virginia

Volvo Trucks North America says it will invest $69 million in improvements at its New River Valley plant in Dublin, Virginia.

Improvements announced Thursday include upgrades to the truck assembly paint facility and a redesign of various work areas. New racking and storage systems, docks and lifting devices also are planned.

The company says in a news release that the enhancements will improve manufacturing efficiency and vehicle quality.