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Volvo CE to showcase future technology at Excon 2019

Volvo Construction Equipment will be showcasing electromobility technology during the five-day tradeshow in India

Volvo paves the way for Indonesia´s first elevated road

A Volvo P5320B ABG paver is completing the construction of an elevated toll road in Jakarta, Indonesia. The paver has helped reduce downtime and operators praise the machine´s screed...

Volvo showcased heavy duty innovations at Mining Indonesia 2019

Volvo showcased the design and performance excellence of the Volvo R100E rigid hauler, Volvo EC300D excavator, Volvo L120 wheel loader and the Volvo FMX and Volvo FH trucks at the Mining...

Volvo CE speeding up infrastructure developments in India

The infrastructure in India is developing at an unprecedented rate and Volvo Construction Equipment machines are providing crucial support to aid this growth.

Volvo CE bolsters its position as the perfect partner for India's cement industry

Volvo Construction Equipment hosted its first dedicated internal interactive event around the advantages of its machine for India’s cement industry.

Volvo EC200D kickstarts 300-hectare housing complex construction in Indonesia

Volvo´s EC200D, the fastest 20-ton excavator on the market, is preparing land for the construction of more than a thousand homes in a housing estate in Manado, Indonesia.

Volvo Construction Equipment India strengthens operator skills at a mega training program

Volvo Construction Equipment India organized an operator training  cum Infrastructure Equipment Skill Council (IESC) certification program in India for wheel loader and excavator...

Volvo Construction Equipment's versatility on display at India's automated port

Volvo Construction Equipment’s advanced, reliable and highly safe solutions have been key to increasing efficiency in India’s ports.

Volvo's fleet working wonders in India's granite mine

With world class fuel efficiency, the Volvo machines are consistently delivering its best at Harsh Granite’s mine in Chitamba, Rajasthan, India.

The global race against the waves

Rising sea levels is globally considered to be one of the greatest climate challenges. In some parts of the world it has already a big impact on people’s lives. This is particularly true for...

He is building protection against rising sea levels and extreme weather conditions

Sameer Manna is operating a Volvo excavator at one of the world’s most unique construction sites - the Sundarbans delta in India. Home to the world’s largest mangrove forest and the Bengali...

The construction site that protects invaluable land

Sundarbans, in India, is a unique part of the world, home to the Bengali tiger and proclaimed a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is also one of the world’s most extreme settings for a...

Meet the operator

Sundarbans in India is threatened by rising sea levels and extreme weather. A small team of operators are working non-stop to protect the land. Sameer Manna is one of them.


Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has joined forces with National Geographic to highlight a breathtaking project to save an endangered community against the threat of rising sea...

Volvo CE strengthens Indian retail presence with additional dealer in Rajasthan

BSES India Private Ltd has been appointed Volvo CE dealer for 13 districts in the southern part of Rajasthan effective 1st Feb 2019.

Volvo paver improves transport network in Central Sulawesi

Road contractor PT Sapta Unggul is relying on a ABG5820 paver from Volvo Construction Equipment to make the roads safer and more accessible in Palu, Sulawesi, Indonesia. Since 2016, the...

Volvo EC200D speeds up construction on sustainable energy plant in Indonesia

An EC200D excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment is working 10 hours a day to build a new geothermal power plant in South Sumatra, Indonesia. The high speed machine is moving over 1,000...

Volvo CE debuts new range of rigid haulers in Asia-Pacific

The new rigid haulers from Volvo are built on a proven concept and feature the latest technology to optimize fuel efficiency and uptime.

Speedy Volvo EC200D boosts productivity at Indonesian crushing plant

Business is booming at aggregates producer PT. Piramida Utama Perkasa. With demand for building materials outstripping supply, the company purchased Volvo´s new EC200D excavator to speed up...

Volvo’s EC210D helps contractor keep pace with Indonesia’s nickel boom

A fleet of five Volvo Construction Equipment EC210D excavators work 12 hours daily at a mine on Gebe Island, Indonesia, to help mining company PT Roda Teknik meet its monthly production...