CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT Africa

Large Crawler ExcavatorsVolvo EC550E

  • 53,740 - 58,000 kg
  • 320 kW
  • 2.4 - 4.2

The EC550E provides the levels of durability and performance more commonly expected from a 60-tonne machine, making it the perfect choice for mining,... Read more

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Overview

Big on profitability

The EC550E provides the levels of durability and performance more commonly expected from a 60-tonne machine, making it the perfect choice for mining, mass excavation and large infrastructure projects. Get ready for a 35% increase in productivity and 22% improvement in fuel efficiency, superb operator comfort and outstanding levels of uptime.

EC550E
Specifications

Here are the key specifications for this product model. Want more details? Download the brochure or contact us.

Operating weight 53,740 - 58,000 kg
Gross power 320 kW
...at engine speed 1,600 rpm
Bucket capacity 2.4 - 4.2
Lifting capacity, along undercarriage 20,780 kg
...at reach / height 6 / 1.5 m
Max. digging reach 12,180 mm
Max. digging depth 7,690 mm
Breakout force, SAE J1179 (Normal) 251 kN
Breakout force, SAE J1179 (Boost) 269 kN
Tear out force, SAE J1179 (Normal) 220 kN
Overall width feet inches 3,900 mm
Tear out force, SAE J1179 (Boost) 235 kN
Tail swing radius 3,880 mm

Image illustration only. Production machines may differ in appearance and features vary between markets and models.

Features

35% more productivity

The Volvo EC550E Crawler Excavator will fill a Volvo 35-40T Articulated Hauler in just 4 to 6 buckets. The result is optimum pass-matching which delivers high-levels of production at a low cost per tonne.

22% more fuel efficiency

Take fuel efficiency to the next level thanks to the next generation electro-hydraulic system with Independent Metering Valve Technology and engine pump optimization, which lowers engine rpm while optimizing power.

For your comfort and safety

Whether working inside or on the machine you can be sure of the highest levels comfort and safety in every design detail of the EC550E.

Work harder for longer

Machine features such as a high-performance fuel filtration system, engine protection and telematics connection, combined with the back-up and support of your Volvo dealer, mean that you can count on the EC550E to be available when you need it.