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Crawler Excavator EC290B Prime

Built to last

EC290B Prime

More power and lower fuel consumption

The EC290B Prime crawler excavator is a further development of the successful previous model and demonstrates Volvo really listens to its customers: A modern, low emission engine with more power and lower fuel consumption, increased overall productivity, more durability and better serviceability are just some of the improvements that help you to make your business more profitable.

Values in Metric Change

29,600 - 32,100 kg
Operating weight
153 kW
Gross power
1.2 - 1.5
Bucket capacity
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We understand that the needs of your business vary. That’s why there are four different Customer Support Agreements helping you stay profitable.

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The genuine way to minimize downtime

Guarantee performance by keeping your machine a Volvo. We know that every part is vital and help you maximize uptime in the long run through Genuine Volvo Parts.

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Remote control of your fleet

Time to save time and money. CareTrack is our telematics system that gives you access to a wide range of machine monitoring information. Wherever you are.

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Quick comparison

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Values in Metric Change


  • 27,700 - 33,100 kg
  • 170 kW
  • 0.52 - 2.02

EC290B Prime

  • 29,600 - 32,100 kg
  • 153 kW
  • 1.2 - 1.5


  • 24,600 - 28,000 kg
  • 138 kW
  • 0.48 - 1.85