CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT North America

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Stephen Roy appointed President Volvo CE Americas Sales Region

Stephen Roy has been appointed President, Sales Region Americas, Volvo Construction Equipment, effective September 1st, 2016. 

Winner of Volvo “Still Hauling” contest celebrates the articulated hauler’s 50th anniversary in Braås, Sweden

1968 Volvo DR860 hauler continues to be a daily workhorse for California-based demolition and recycling contractor.

Hauler motion picture show- satisfying your every need

The latest short film from Volvo Construction Equipment opens the door to the world of opportunities available at Volvo CE – starting with customization.

Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 route refreshed

ALICANTE, Spain, June 29 – Tough, intense, and featuring almost three times as much Southern Ocean sailing as the previous edition, the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 will be contested over the...

Volvo Co-Pilot wins prestigious human-machine interface award

Volvo Construction Equipment is celebrating after its revolutionary Volvo Co-Pilot on-board services display beat stiff competition to win an international accolade.

Volvo Co-Pilot shortlisted for human-machine interface award

The revolutionary Volvo Co-Pilot on-board services display is one of three finalists in the category ‘most innovative HMI feature’ in the Car HMI Awards 2016.

Volvo launches new range of high performance application-specific buckets, designed to increase productivity

The three newest additions to the comprehensive range of wheel loader buckets from Volvo are redesigned with increased capacity and spillage protection for faster cycles at a lower operating...

Heavy Equipment Industry Showers Volvo CE with accolade

EquipmentWatch and Engineering News Record honored the global construction equipment manufacture for its contribution to the industry. 

Volvo CE commemorates 50 years of hauler innovation in style

A week-long series of festivities are helping celebrate Volvo Construction Equipment’s half century of innovation and market leadership in articulated haulers.

Volvo Construction Equipment North America launches fully redesigned website

Streamlined navigation, mobile responsiveness and modernized design make for a user-friendly, informative experience on any device.

Volvo CE debuts new compact excavators at Rental Show 2016

The new EC35D and ECR40D feature roomier cabs and intelligent hydraulics for increased power and reduced fuel consumption.

Volvo CE sales flat in first quarter despite market declines

Market falls in the Middle East and Latin America fail to dent Volvo Construction Equipment’s first quarter results, with sales and profitability on the same level as last year, boosted by...

Students find opportunity to fill crippling skills gap with help of companies and teachers

Volvo kicked off its first in a series of educational workshops for technical students this month. Leveraging its 50th anniversary of the invention of the articulated hauler, Volvo...

First Volvo A60H haulers sold at Bauma

 Burgh Plant Hire from South Africa has become the first customer to place an order for not just one but three of the hotly-anticipated Volvo A60H articulated haulers at Bauma 2016.

Taking stress out of machine operation

Volvo Construction Equipment is taking a different approach to operability and investing early on in the product development process. By thinking of operators as part of the system, the...

Rewriting the fuel efficiency rule book

Engineers at Volvo Construction Equipment made a pioneering breakthrough when they developed OptiShift technology – a technical advancement that delivers up to 15% improved fuel efficiency...

Volvo CE delivers improving performance in uncertain markets

Volvo Construction Equipment President Martin Weissburg used the Volvo press conference at Bauma Munich 2016 to unveil how Volvo CE is adapting to the new market dynamic, improving its...

Volvo thinks BIG at bauma

Emphasizing long term confidence in the market, Volvo Construction Equipment is unveiling several new flagship products – including the largest articulated hauler and excavator the company...

Come and join Volvo at bauma 2016

 With the clock ticking down to next week’s bauma Volvo is looking forward to showcasing a wide range of new products, new services and a new confident customer focused outlook.

New Volvo P7110B and P7170B Tier 4 Final pavers debut at World of Asphalt 2016

The P7110B tracked paver and P7170B wheeled paver from Volvo Construction Equipment offer 360-degree visibility, improved fuel efficiency with more than 12 hours of continuous run time...