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Here you find customer success stories and articles on solutions and exciting projects from around the world. For further information or images relating to the articles, please get in touch with our press managers.

Saints go marching on

The first plane has already landed at the new airport built on the remote island of St Helena – with the help of machines from Volvo Construction Equipment.

Far from the madding crowd

Rich in natural resources, but poor in the infrastructure needed to extract, refine and export them, Madagascar’s resurgent resource sector is helping to power its economic growth and future...

Thinking outside the box

Volvo Construction Equipment has developed mobile service stations for its customers in far-flung places.

Parallel lines

Close to Dresden in eastern Germany, contractor EAS (Einhaus Anlagenservice GmbH) is using Volvo pipelayers to construct two parallel gas pipelines for transmission operator ONTRAS.

Clearing the way ahead

California-based demolition company FERMA is preparing Silicon Valley for a wave of new development thanks to a reliable fleet of specially-modified Volvo high-reach excavators.

Powerful Performers

In 1931, after several years exploring the Patagonian wilderness, US geologist Charles Edwin Weaver wrote about a large rock formation seemingly rich in oil some 1,000km south-west of Buenos...

Boosting Scotland’s green energy sector

With Scotland’s renewable energy sector expanding Argyll-based construction company, TSL Contractors is helping deliver several projects across the country – with Volvo Construction...

Volvo takes great pains to help water flow in arid Great Plains

Helping to replenish drought-hit cities is the job of three Volvo excavators, digging deep to rebuild the underground infrastructure of the Great American Desert.

Volvo keeps operations on track for Swedish railway

Together, customers and Volvo Construction Equipment find innovative solutions for special applications.

Volvo branches out at German tree and plant nursery

Expectations are high among staff at the Hamburg-based tree and plant specialists Lorenz von Ehren Nurseries as they await the arrival of a new L120 wheel loader to join their fleet of Volvo...

Restoration effort reaches new heights

Multiple companies across the Appalachian Mountains rely on Volvo Construction Equipment to restore the barren Copper Basin in Tennessee to its former glory.

Safety central to Orlando highway overhaul

Florida’s clogged highways require urgent intervention from both man and machine – with Volvo Construction Equipment safely leading the way.

Ensuring new Silk Road is suitably smooth

As part of China’s initiative to boost economic opportunities in Eurasia, a major expansion of the Karokoram Highway-II – a new Silk Road, in effect – is underway. A fleet of Volvo...

Volvo excavator ‘one-armed money-maker’ for Baltazar Contractors

An EC700C excavator from Volvo works to replace a 9.6-kilometer stretch of pipeline in New England, US.

Volvo haulers dig deep at Chinese phosphate mine

China’s largest modern open-pit phosphorus mining operation relies on a fleet of 40 Volvo articulated haulers to transport the essential element efficiently and safely.

Volvo wheel loaders help family business flourish

Family-owned Bradley Concrete and Lambcon Ready-Mix are using a fleet of Volvo wheel loaders to grow a business, focused on producing the highest quality concrete at the lowest possible...

Knocking heavy-duty demolition down to size

Volvo Construction Equipment’s latest demolition machine is proudly sticking its neck out on a large-scale project in the Netherlands.

Groundbreaking business for Midlands-based construction company

Mud, muck and machines: the stratospheric growth of Collins Earthworks, the UK construction company that has gone from strength to strength in recent years, thanks largely to its...

Volvo paves the way for revolutionary American asphalt alternative

US-based contractor Conewago Enterprises Inc. is using Volvo ABG7820C pavers to get the very best results when laying down its revolutionary roller-compacted concrete, a cost-effective and...

Volvo helps tidy up Lebanese waste muddle

Lebanese Volvo dealer AMTRAC is supplying Zahlé municipality with an L110F wheel loader in a bid to help alleviate the country’s waste crisis.