The demolition segment is focused around the need for Customers to carry out the demolishing & dismantling of a wide variety of structures including buildings and factories. They separate the debris for reclamation on site and for transportation to recycling or landfill stations. Following demolition there is often a need for site remediation in preparation for future development. For this reason the provision of specialized equipment for a wide variety of applications is necessary. The demolition industry has been transformed in recent years and is continuing to evolve rapidly.
Demolition sites are nothing like the battle zones of yesterday. Safety, cleanliness and reduced noise are all features of the modern demolition site. Construction Equipment to match or exceed customer and legal requirements allow efficient and profitable jobs to be undertaken. Volvo is active in this segment with a wider range of specialized machines such as high reach excavators and machines with industry leading features such as FOGS (Falling Object Guard Structure) cab protection. Read more about Volvo's offering in this segment in the stories about our machines in action around the world.