Volvo Construction Equipment


1995
AB Volvo bought out Clark Equipment Company and renamed VME Group to Volvo Construction Equipment.

1995
The French compact machine manufacturer Pel-Job Group became part of the company.

1997
BM was dropped from the Volvo BM brand name.

1997
Champion Road Machinery Limited in Canada was acquired.

1998
Samsung Heavy Equipment in Korea was acquired.
Name changed to Volvo Construction Equipment Korea Ltd.

1998
Mecalac multipurpose machines and Euclid rigid haulers were divested.

2000
Champion Road Machinery Limited changed name to Volvo Motor Graders Limited.

2001 
The rights to further develop and produce telescopic material handlers is purchased from the US company UpRight Inc.

2001 
Volvo Construction Equipment acquires the Scat Trak skidsteer loader business of Textron's subsidiary OmniQuip.

2007
Volvo Construction Equipment acquires 70% in Shandong Lingong Construction Machinery Co., (Lingong).

2007
Assets of Technologies Directes P. G. Inc., have been acquired by Volvo Construction Equipment in a move that will extend its forestry application product range.

2007
Volvo Construction Equipment concluded the acquisition of US based Ingersoll Rand's road development equipment division.